McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for January 2024

McLean Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in January 2024. Please check the center’s website, mcleancenter.org, for up-to-date information. Residents of the center’s tax district, Small District 1A-Dranesville, are eligible for discounts on fees. The center is located at 1234 Ingleside Ave. Presented by The Alden Foreign Language Film“Kon-Tiki” Thursday, Jan. 4, 1 p.m.Free admission Norway, Denmark, Germany, …

1st Stage Announces Shutter Sisters, a Sweet and Funny Play by Mansa Ra

1st Stage Art & Culture

This sweet and funny tale explores the parallel lives of two women. A white woman named Michael struggles with strained family relationships at her adopted mother’s funeral, while a Black woman named Mykal navigates a challenge of her own: becoming an empty nester. A surrealist journey through womanhood, identity, and what it means to belong. “Shutter Sisters is a very …

2024 Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration

Reston Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

Reston Community Center’s founding principles are rooted in equality and respect, as are the principles and teachings of Dr. King. This January, for the 39th consecutive year, RCC marks the Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration with community events and reflections highlighting Dr. King’s enduring legacy. Headlining the 2024 community-wide celebration is Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II, the president of …

Creative Cauldron Announces Annual “Passport to the World of Music” Festival Line Up

Creative Cauldron Art & Culture

Creative Cauldron’s popular annual “Passport to the World of Music Festival” featuring some of the most talented and diverse musicians in the Metro D.C. area and beyond will launch on January 6th and run through February 3, 2024. The Festival is curated by Wammy Award-winning artists Ken Avis and Lynn Veronneau. It features musical styles and genres from folk, Latin, jazz, blues along with global musical traditions. Each weekend …

South Lakes STEAM Team Choses 2024 Design 

Public Art Reston Art & Culture

Now in its 12th year, on Wednesday, November 15, the South Lakes High School (SLHS) STEAM Team presented 10 prospective models to a commitee of Public Art Reston members as well as professionals in art, photography, and architecture. Some concepts were nature-themed, others encouraged individuality, and a few pushed the laws of physics. After the committee narrowed it down to …

Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend December 8–December 10

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are our picks for the best events happening in the area! Looking for some holiday sparkle? Check out Merry & Bright Holiday Light Displays 2023 Searching for Santa? Check out Make a Holiday Memory with Santa! 2023 Quilters Friday, December 87:30pm Saturday, December 9 SOLD OUT2:00pm & 7:30pm Sunday, December 10 …

Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend December 1–December 3

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are our picks for the best events happening in the area! Looking to do some holiday shopping? Check out 2023 Holiday Markets Searching for Santa? Check out Make a Holiday Memory with Santa! 2023 Madeline’s Christmas Friday, December 17:30pm Saturday, December 22:00pm & 7:30pm Sunday, December 22:00pm & 4:00pm Performances through …

December Holiday Events in Merrifield

Greater Merrifield Business Association Around Town, Art & Culture

Providence District Winter Gear Donation Drive at McCabe’s Printing8451 Hilltop Rd, Fairfax The Providence District Office is hosting a Winter Gear Donation Drive to prepare for the upcoming winter season and we invite you to be a part of this heartwarming effort! With the cold weather settling in, there are many in our community in need of warm winter gear. We are …

McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for December 2023

McLean Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in December 2023. Please check the center’s website, mcleancenter.org, for up-to-date information. Residents of the center’s tax district, Small District 1A-Dranesville, are eligible for discounts on fees. The center is located at 1234 Ingleside Ave. Special Events McLean Holiday Art & Crafts Festival Friday, Dec. 1, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.Saturday, Dec. 2, …

Kendall Buster: SEED and SOLSTICE

Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art Art & Culture

 On view December 9, 2023 – February 25, 2024  Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art (Tephra ICA) presents SEED, a solo exhibition by sculptor Kendall Buster in conjunction with her solo presentation, SOLSTICE, which will be concurrently on view at The Kreeger Museum in Washington, DC. An Opening Reception and Artist Talk will be held at Tephra ICA on Saturday, December …