Upcoming Events

Nonprofit Capacity Conference

04/21/2014 - 8:00am
Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel 2800 S. Potomac Avenue Arlington, VA
If you are responsible for your nonprofit’s transformation, leadership, growth or performance, you’ll find knowledge, tools and strategies that you can use at this year’s Nonprofit More...

The 5 Senses and Aging

04/23/2014 - 9:30am
Nannie J. Lee Memorial Center 1108 Jefferson St. Alexandria, VA 22314
This event is hosted by Senior Services of Alexandria and is free and open to the public. Please RSVP at:http://seniorservicesalex.org/index.html More...

Alexandria War of 1812 Commemoration Launch Film Gala

04/24/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Town Theater 815 1/2 King St. Alexandria, VA 22314
Enjoy a special screening of Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World at Old Town Theater with a cocktail reception and an exhibition of clothing worn on the film set. Brendan O'Toole, founder of The Run for Veterans, will be the special guest. Tickets are $45 each or $75 sponsor level. For more information, please visit: https://shop.alexandriava.gov/Events.aspx.  More...

Early Childhood Outside: The Arts in Nature

04/26/2014 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
Westlawn Elementary School 3200 Westley Road Falls Church
What better place for learning through the arts than outdoors? Exuberant and boisterous or contemplative and inspired, in all its forms-dance, music, storytelling, drama, poetry, drawing, painting, sculpture and weaving-there are many great reasons to experience the arts outdoors.  This year's conference will feature:  More...

Alexandria Earth Day

04/26/2014 - 10:00am
Ben Brenman Park 4800 Brenman Park Dr.
Earth Day Activities including educational exhibits, demonstrations, hands-on activities for children, a spring tree sale, student upcycling showcase, awards ceremony, food sales and more. More...

Drug Take Back Day at Police HQ

04/26/2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Police Headquarters 3600 Wheeler Ave Community Room, Room 106 on first floor
Have unused and expired prescription medications? Dispose of them safely at a convenient location with the "Take-Back" initiative to prevent pill abuse and theft.  More...

Carpenter's Cook-Off 2014

04/27/2014 - 12:00pm
The Birchmere Music Hall (3701 Mount Vernon Ave)
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Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop

05/03/2014 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Lee Center 1108 Jefferson St.
Registration is required. At this workshop you will learn how to build, install and maintain a rain barrel, and take one home! Cost for a build your own barrel is $55 for each barrel with PayPal/credit card payment or by check. Limit 2 rain barrels per household at each workshop. More...

16th Annual Business Philanthropy Summit

05/07/2014 - 7:30am - 9:30am
First Baptist Church 2932 King St.
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ACT for Alexandria's Barbeque Birthday Bash!

05/12/2014 - 1:46pm
Waterfront Market 7 King Street Alexandria, VA
Celebrating 10 years of community leadership! Join ACT for Alexandria for a night of fun, friendship, and festivity to celebrate 10 years of community leadership. No speeches, no auctions, no asks...just fun! Tickets are $50 before May 12 and $65 at the door.  More...