F.C. Teen Volunteer Orientation Slated for May 19

May 16, 2016 1:01 PM0 comments

The City of Falls Church is hosting an orientation on Thursday, May 19 from 6 – 6:30 p.m. for those between the ages 12 – 18 who would like to volunteer at Mary Riley Styles Library this summer. The orientation is in the library’s conference room at 120 N. Virginia Avenue. […]

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5 Mustangs Headed to Governor’s School Summer Program

May 12, 2016 1:45 PM0 comments

Five students from George Mason High School are heading to Summer Residential Governor’s School programs. The 3-week sessions provide the accepted juniors and seniors with intensive educational experiences. Students live on campus and are involved in classroom and laboratory work, field studies, research, individual and group projects, seminars with noted scholars, visiting artists and […]

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Falls Church ESOL Parent Event Slated for May 26

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Falls Church City Public School is hosting an informational event on Thursday, May 26 at 6:30 p.m. at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School for the parents of students in grades pre-kindergarten – 12 in the English for Speakers of Other Languages Program. At the event, there will be information on all […]

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Mt. Daniel Kindergartners Visit Hard Bargain Farm

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Kindergartners at Mt. Daniel Elementary School began making their annual spring trips to Hard Bargain Farm in Accokeek, Md. to see where the eggs for their incubators came from and to visit all the animals. The students saw goats, donkeys, chickens and cows and had a chance to explore on foot […]

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Mason, Henderson Students Shine at Technosphere

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Over 20 Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School and George Mason High School students traveled to Richmond on Friday, May 6 to compete in the Technology Student Association’s Technosphere. Mason’s Webmaster team and seven teams from Henderson are state finalists and are also heading to the national competition in Memphis in […]

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The Congressional Schools of Virginia Hosts Open House

May 11, 2016 2:18 PM0 comments

The Congressional Schools of Virginia, located at 3229 Sleepy Hollow Road, Falls Church, are hosting an open house for parents of prospective students on Thursday, May 12 from 9 – 11:30 a.m. The open house is for students entering preschool – grade eight. These open houses offer prospective parents the opportunity to […]

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The Langley School Appoints New Athletic Director

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The Langley School, located at 1411 Balls Hill Road, McLean, recently announced its hiring of Thomas Barnett as its next athletic director following the retirement of Jim Gleason, the school’s athletic director for 37 years, in June. Barnett comes to Langley from Riverdale Country School in the Bronx, where he […]

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Local Organization Collects Books for September Sale

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The McLean branch of the American Association of University Women are hosting a used book collection on Saturday, May 21 from 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at SunTrust Bank, located at 515 Maple Ave. E, Vienna. They will be accepting donations of CDs, DVDs, software and records in good condition at the May […]

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Open Houses Scheduled for Master Gardener Training

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The Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia have scheduled two opportunities for residents of Arlington and Alexandria to learn more about the 2016 Master Gardener Training Program, which will begin on September 6. Virginia Cooperative Extension horticultural staff and Master Gardeners will greet prospective trainees at an open on […]

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Favola, Simon Model for New Dominion Women’s Club Event

May 10, 2016 3:45 PM0 comments

Community leaders such as Virginia State Senator Barbara Favola and Virginia State Delegate Marcus Simon modeled at the New Dominion Women’s Club The 7th Annual Spring Fling Fashion Show, Luncheon and Raffle on Sunday, May 1 at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse, located at 1960-A Chain Bridge Road, McLean. “Every year we change […]

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