The work planned for High View Park (1945 N. Dinwiddie Street) includes renovating the worn-out playground and picnic areas and improving access to those with disabilities. The $628,082 project will add a large kid’s play structure with swings, a boulder and a climbing wall, as well as a sand play area with swings, a water spigot and a play structure for younger children.
Another $83,637 will be used for the following projects:
- Landscaping at the I-395 ramp/Arlington Ridge Road intersection
- Invasive plant removal at Zachary Taylor Park
- Improvements to the entrance to the Shirlington Community Canine Area
- Invasive plant removal at the Bluemont Park Trail entrance and a park information kiosk
- New benches and picnic tables at the old Westover Library site
- Discovery play area at Long Branch Nature Center, plus invasive plant removal
- Bike rack, two benches, recycling can, two bat houses and educational signage at Prospect Hill Park
- Spanish translation of Buckingham Village history sign at Henry Wright Park
- Adding boulders near the Fort Scott Park parking lot
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As the summer winds down, it’s a great time to look forward to a creative fall! Art House 7 has a terrific selection of classes, for preschoolers to adults. Our fall session, starting September 6, offers painting, drawing, sculpture, collage, ceramics (including the wheel) and sewing. We have specialty classes such as Suminagashi, the ancient art of Japanese water marbling.
If you’re looking for a shorter commitment, we also have a full schedule of workshops, Art Nights, and Morning Art Socials. If you haven’t discovered Art House 7, please check us out! We offer classes throughout the year, taught by a range of fantastic teachers. You can buy art supplies next door. We’re near the Lee Harrison shopping center, and free parking is outside our door.
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5537 Langston Blvd.Arlington VA 22207
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