Shepherd’s Center Seeking Volunteers to Help Seniors

January 25, 2016 12:26 PM0 comments

Shepherd’s Center of McLean-Arlington-Falls Church is seeking volunteers to help senior citizens get to and from medical and therapy appointments, the pharmacy and grocery store. The mission of the Shepherd’s Center is to give senior citizens free transportation. The center also needs volunteers willing to visit seniors in their homes and […]

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Thomas Jefferson Library Hosts Book Sale

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The Friends of the Thomas Jefferson Library are hosting a special book sale on Saturday, Jan. 30 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Thomas Jefferson Library, located at 7415 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church. There will be books for the whole family, including a special children’s book section. All proceeds […]

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F.C. Garden Club Hosts Herb Gardening Program

January 22, 2016 4:19 PM0 comments

The Falls Church Garden Club is hosting a program on all aspects of growing and using herbs on Monday, Feb. 1 at 7:30 p.m. at American Legion Post 130 at 400 N. Oak Street. Sue Clark, Green Spring Master Gardener, will be teaching the program. The event is free and […]

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F.C.’s Temple Rodef Shalom Hosts Beit Café

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Temple Rodef Shalom is hosting a beit café, or coffee house, show on Saturday, Jan. 30 at 7:30 p.m. The show will feature musical performances in a wide variety of genres, including jazz, folk, rock, classical and klezmer and stand-up comedy. Dessert and beverages will be served at the event. Admission […]

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Local Tai Chi School Offers Free Class for Lunar New Year

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Sun & Moon Taiji One is hosting a free class for those who are interested in learning tai chi on Saturday, Jan. 30 from 7:55 – 8:55 a.m. in celebration of the Lunar New Year and the Year of the Monkey. The event will take place at Jhoon Rhee Tae Kwon […]

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Bathroom Heater Causes $80,000 in Damage to F.C. Home

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A ceiling heater located in the master bathroom of a Falls Church home caused a fire that resulted in $80,000 in damage, according to a press release from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department. The fire department said that units arrived to the single-family house, located at 6205 Cheryl […]

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GMHS Parent Meeting Scheduled for February 11

January 20, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

George Mason High School has organized a meeting for parent’s of children at the school to help the parents guide their children through some of the challenges of adolescence on Thursday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. At the meeting parents can find out what parents and the community can do […]

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Hundreds of Volunteers Converge on TJ Elementary

January 19, 2016 4:27 PM0 comments

Hundreds of volunteers gathered on Monday, Jan. 18 at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School to pack school and hygiene supplies for school-aged children in Haiti. Backpacks full of school supplies will be sent to KIPP DC and the hygiene supplies will be delivered to school-aged children in Haiti. The inaugural event was organized […]

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Marianne Bohr Speaks at One More Page Books

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Writer, editor and French teacher Marianne Bohr will appear at One More Page Books, located at 2200 Westmoreland St. #101, Arlington, on Thursday, Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. for an author talk. Bohr will be sharing from her book Gap Girl: A Baby Boomer Adventure Across 21 Countries at the […]

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F.C. Residents Earn Academic Honors Across the Nation

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Several Falls Church residents recently earned academic honors from colleges, universities and other academic institutions across the nation. Kathryn Gilot, Ava Roth and Alexander Valentino were named to the dean’s list at Lehigh University, where students must earn a 3.6 scholastic average or better while carrying 12 credit hours to […]

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