Marymount University is again offering exciting summer camp opportunities, including its popular D.C. Institute for high school students and a 3E (Explore, Enrich, Enjoy!) Summer camp for students ages 6 to 18.
Due to the call for inclement weather for both Saturday and Sunday this weekend, the Barley & Music Fest has been moved to April 29-30. Same time, same location. Individuals that bought tickets will be honored next weekend or can receive a refund if they are unable to attend.
Established in FY 2017, the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities created the Community Matching Fund (Fund) to promote collaborative partnerships among City of Alexandria community organizations by providing matching 1:1 dollars to groups for park and recreation improvement projects.
Madeira, a McLean-based independent boarding and day school for girls in grades 9-12, is holding a day-long event to celebrate 50 years of its transformational Co-Curriculum Program, an award-winning program that blends academic excellence with real world experiences by taking students into the community for service, onto Capitol Hill for internships, and inside organizations for career placements.
Mercedes Viana Schlapp, Republican strategist and news specialist, is the keynote speaker at the annual Membership Reception sponsored by the Commonwealth Republican Woman’s Club, Alexandria VA, at the Lyceum, on April 27, 2017.
Dr. Christine Nemacheck, the Wilson & Martha Claiborne associate professor of government at the College of William & Mary, will deliver the lecture “The Ninth Justice: Garland, Gorsuch, and the Next Nominee” at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19 in Reinsch Auditorium on the campus of Marymount University, 2807 North Glebe Road.
Rep. Don Beyer (D-Va.), the vice-ranking member on the House Science Committee, will speak to a group of his constituents to help kick off the March for Science on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on April 22.
Come to the Friendship Firehouse Museum on Saturday, April 22, and explore Alexandria’s firefighting history on the “Blazing a Trail: Alexandria’s Firefighting History” tour. It will be from 1 – 2:30 p.m. and starts at 107 South Alfred Street.