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Checks & Balances / Alexandra N. Sherman Exhibition
Checks & Balances / Alexandra N. Sherman Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Feb 28 – Apr 14 all-day
Checks & Balances / Alexandra N. Sherman Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
In “Checks & Balances / Alexandra N. Sherman,” the artist stumbled onto a cache of 1930’s checks in an antique writing box and was inspired to make use of the printed engraving, beautiful handwriting from[...]
Water Works / Lisa Tuback, Suzanne Yurdin, Rhonda Smith Exhibition
Water Works / Lisa Tuback, Suzanne Yurdin, Rhonda Smith Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Feb 28 – Apr 14 all-day
Water Works / Lisa Tuback, Suzanne Yurdin, Rhonda Smith Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Water Works features paintings by Lisa Tubach and Suzanne Yurdin, and large prints by Rhonda Smith. Each artist explores varied interpretations of water and aquatic environments. This exhibit will run simultaneously with “Checks & Balances[...]
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FREE Documentary Screening: “Like” 6:30 pm
FREE Documentary Screening: “Like” @ Fusion Academy Alexandria
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
FREE Documentary Screening: "Like" @ Fusion Academy Alexandria
LIKE is an IndieFlix Original documentary that explores the impact of social media on our lives. Technology is a tool. It’s here to stay and social platforms are a place to connect, share and care,[...]
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(No) Comfort Zone Art Exhibit at Del Ray Artisans Gallery
(No) Comfort Zone Art Exhibit at Del Ray Artisans Gallery @ Del Ray Artisans
Apr 5 – Apr 28 all-day
(No) Comfort Zone Art Exhibit at Del Ray Artisans Gallery @ Del Ray Artisans
The “(No) Comfort Zone” exhibit (April 5-28, 2019) reflects people, places and things that are in and/or out of their comfort zone. In your comfort zone, things feel familiar and you are at ease and[...]
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Heart and Soul Wellness Events presents Holistic Healing & Psychic Expo
Heart and Soul Wellness Events presents Holistic Healing & Psychic Expo @ Holistic Healing & Psychic Expo
Apr 6 all-day
Heart and Soul Wellness Events presents Holistic Healing & Psychic Expo @ Holistic Healing & Psychic Expo
Join us for a day of enlightenment, learning and fun the Metaphysical way. Saturday April 6, 2019. Doors open 10 am-5 pm $5 admission. Kids 12 and under free. You’ll find psychic readers, energy healers,[...]
Cherry Blossom Celebration 12:00 pm
Cherry Blossom Celebration @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Cherry Blossom Celebration @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Enjoy an indoor hanami in the Art Center and revel in all things cherry blossom. Artists show and make work inspired by the popular pink and white blooms. Find a bevy of activities and performances[...]
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Spring2ACTion Kick-off Dance-a-Thon
Spring2ACTion Kick-off Dance-a-Thon @ Local Motion Studio
Apr 7 all-day
Spring2ACTion Kick-off Dance-a-Thon @ Local Motion Studio
Dance is for everyone! Come see what Local Motion Project is all about and join us for an all day dance party as we raise $45,000 this Spring2ACTion. Come to dance or just hang-out –[...]
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Tab Benoit on ‘Whiskey Bayou Revue’ Tour
Tab Benoit on ‘Whiskey Bayou Revue’ Tour @ The Birchmere
Apr 9 all-day
Tab Benoit on 'Whiskey Bayou Revue' Tour @ The Birchmere
(Alexandria, VA) – Renowned guitarist Tab Benoit embarks on a year-long ‘Whiskey Bayou Revue’ Tour (named after Benoit’s Louisiana-based record label) with a local performance in Alexandria at The Birchmere, 3701 Mt. Vernon Ave., Tuesday,[...]
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The Georgetown Saxatones A Cappella Concert 7:00 pm
The Georgetown Saxatones A Cappella Concert @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Georgetown Saxatones A Cappella Concert @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Eclectic and energetic, the Georgetown Saxatones are back. Get ready to rock the house with everything from alternative to pop to soul with the Georgetown Saxatones. As Georgetown’s only community service a cappella group, they[...]
Virginia Dementia State Plan public listening session 7:00 pm
Virginia Dementia State Plan public listening session @ Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Virginia Dementia State Plan public listening session @ Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter
The Virginia Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Commission is preparing to update the Virginia Dementia State Plan. The Commission wants to hear from people with dementia and family caregivers. This event is free and open[...]
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2019 Poem in Your Pocket Poetry Program 6:30 pm
2019 Poem in Your Pocket Poetry Program @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2019 Poem in Your Pocket Poetry Program @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Join us at the Athenaeum in celebration of National Poetry Month and Poem in Your Pocket Day! Please bring poetry and stories that spark your creative spirit! All are welcome. This event will be hosted[...]
The Late Shift: Art on the Horizon 7:00 pm
The Late Shift: Art on the Horizon @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Late Shift: Art on the Horizon @ Torpedo Factory Art Center
Look towards the future with a night of new and innovative art and ideas. Meet up-and-coming talent during Target Gallery’s opening for the 2019 Emerging Artists exhibition, featuring work by Kate Gorman, Kim Sandara, Madeline[...]
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Cellospeak Presents Tapestry Cello Ensemble 7:00 pm
Cellospeak Presents Tapestry Cello Ensemble @ Trinity United Methodist Church
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm
Cellospeak Presents Tapestry Cello Ensemble @ Trinity United Methodist Church
Tapestry Cello Ensemble is a recently formed group of professionals who enjoy each other’s company, and who are passionate about exploring the growing repertoire for cello chamber music. For the past five years, each member[...]
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Lyrical Flight | Barbara Januszkiewicz Exhibition 12:00 pm
Lyrical Flight | Barbara Januszkiewicz Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 4:00 pm
Lyrical Flight | Barbara Januszkiewicz Exhibition @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Barbara Januszkiewicz luminous and elegant paintings evolved out of her early work in watercolor, a progression evident in the almost liquid flow of colors across her large compositions. In these acrylic works, tones melt together[...]
The Necessity of Speaking Up: Overcoming the Legacies of Silence to Create Community Lecture 7:00 pm
The Necessity of Speaking Up: Overcoming the Legacies of Silence to Create Community Lecture @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Necessity of Speaking Up: Overcoming the Legacies of Silence to Create Community Lecture @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Please join us as Wendi R. Kaplan, past Alexandria Poet Laureate, shares poetry that speaks to building bridges from our own community to our global community and Urs Urech, the co-author of Persecuted and Expelled,[...]
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Lynn Boggess Solo Exhibition: Opening Reception 6:30 pm
Lynn Boggess Solo Exhibition: Opening Reception @ Principle Gallery
Apr 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Lynn Boggess Solo Exhibition: Opening Reception @ Principle Gallery
Lynn Boggess creates tactile landscapes made up of think layers of oil paint. These landscapes capture the rushing movement of water, snowy hillsides, the rigidness of trees, and the colors of every season. Boggess titles[...]
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Celebrate 2019 Architecture Week! Preserving our Recent Past: Conservation and the Future of Twentieth Century Buildings 7:00 pm
Celebrate 2019 Architecture Week! Preserving our Recent Past: Conservation and the Future of Twentieth Century Buildings @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Celebrate 2019 Architecture Week! Preserving our Recent Past: Conservation and the Future of Twentieth Century Buildings @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Tom Jester, AIA, John Matteo, PE, and Architectural Conservator Alfonso Narvaez will lead a presentation on renewal of modern architecture, implementing innovative designs for historical properties, and the development of conservation treatments for buildings, sculptures,[...]
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Corelli and his Pupils An Italian Baroque Concert – Claudio Rado, violin & Alberto Busettini, harpsichord 7:00 pm
Corelli and his Pupils An Italian Baroque Concert – Claudio Rado, violin & Alberto Busettini, harpsichord @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Corelli and his Pupils An Italian Baroque Concert - Claudio Rado, violin & Alberto Busettini, harpsichord @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Join “28 Chairs” for an intimate evening of high-caliber Baroque chamber music in the historic Athenaeum’s gallery! Violinist Claudio Rado, a rising star in the European Baroque music scene, and 28 Chairs audience favorite Alberto[...]
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The Marketplace at The Athenaeum 8:45 am
The Marketplace at The Athenaeum @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Apr 27 @ 8:45 am – 4:00 pm
The Marketplace at The Athenaeum @ Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association @ the Athenaeum
Stop by the Athenaeum as part of a great day touring wonderful gardens and homes in Alexandria. The Hunting Creek Garden Club has curated a fabulous selection of vendors who will display their wares among[...]
Earth Day Bike Ride: Morning Ride 9:30 am
Earth Day Bike Ride: Morning Ride @ George Washington Middle School
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Earth Day Bike Ride: Morning Ride @ George Washington Middle School
Bike to see recent or planned infrastructure projects designed to improve Alexandria’s water, air, and quality of life. This family-friendly ride, organized by Alexandria’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee, begins and ends at Alexandria’s Earth[...]
Earth Day Bike Ride: Afternoon Ride 1:00 pm
Earth Day Bike Ride: Afternoon Ride @ George Washington Middle School
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Earth Day Bike Ride: Afternoon Ride @ George Washington Middle School
Bike to see recent or planned infrastructure projects designed to improve Alexandria’s water, air, and quality of life. This family-friendly ride, organized by Alexandria’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commitee, begins and ends at Alexandria’s Earth[...]
Kindred Spirits – a concert benefitting St. Jude 3:00 pm
Kindred Spirits – a concert benefitting St. Jude @ Convergence
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm
Kindred Spirits - a concert benefitting St. Jude @ Convergence
Sopranessence presents a concert benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Join us as we celebrate special connections, including friendship, kinship, sisterhood, and yes, even frenemies! This event will feature Sopranessence’s unique arrangements of music from[...]
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Alexandria Love Your Pet Day Block Party 11:00 am
Alexandria Love Your Pet Day Block Party @ Roth & Colvin Streets, Alexandria West End
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Alexandria Love Your Pet Day Block Party @ Roth & Colvin Streets, Alexandria West End
A fun, FREE event for the whole family celebrating the love we have for our pets! In 2017, a group of West End pet businesses worked with the Mayor & City Council to declare an[...]
Metropolitan School of the Arts Spring Ballet: Coppelia 12:30 pm
Metropolitan School of the Arts Spring Ballet: Coppelia @ Metropolitan School of the Arts
Apr 28 @ 12:30 pm
Metropolitan School of the Arts Spring Ballet: Coppelia @ Metropolitan School of the Arts
Coppelia is a charming, humorous ballet of infatuation, deception, and finally a love that prevails. Dance along with Swanhilda and Franz as they find their way to love and ‘happily ever after.’ Performance is at[...]
Metropolitan School of the Arts Summer Mini-Camps Open House 2:00 pm
Metropolitan School of the Arts Summer Mini-Camps Open House @ Metropolitan School of the Arts
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Metropolitan School of the Arts Summer Mini-Camps Open House @ Metropolitan School of the Arts
MiniCamps are half-day camps designed exclusively for our youngest budding dancers, actors and singers. These multi-aged camps are great to enjoy with your family, friends and siblings! Each day children will participate in fun, educational[...]
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