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Arlington Agenda (Feb. 10-16)

Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County.

If you’d like to see your event featured, fill out the event submission form. Also, be sure to check out our event calendar.

Wednesday

Latinos for Nancy Van Doren flyerLatinos for Nancy Van Doren*
Cantina Mexicana (922 S. Walter Reed Drive)
Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Latinos for Nancy Van Doren for Arlington School Board are hosting an informational session about their School Board candidate of choice. Email [email protected] to RSVP.

Football vs. Georgia Tech2014 Virginia Tech Football Recruit Night*
Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse (2903 Columbia Pike)
Time: 6:45-9:00 p.m.

Join Coach Bryan Stinespring as he discusses the newest members of the Virginia Tech football team and their future roles in the program. Coach Stinespring will also answer your questions about VT football.

Go Go SymphonyFree Concert: Go Go Symphony*
The Church at Clarendon (1210 N. Hartford Street)
Time: 7:30-8:45 p.m.

D.C.’s signature musical style, Go Go, gets a classical twist with composer-conductor Lisa Kravinsky. The free show includes improvisation and audience participation.

Thursday

Queen City, where the Pentagon was builtLeveling Queen City for the Pentagon
Arlington Central Library (1015 N. Quincy Street)
Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Geographer Nancy Perry will discuss the historic African American neighborhood of Queen City in East Arlington, which was destroyed to build the Pentagon and its road network.

Friday

Valentine's Day Parents Night OutValentine’s Day Parents’ Night Out*
Pentagon Mixed Martial Arts (1041 S. Edgewood Street)
Time: 7:00-11:00 p.m.

Parents can pay $25 and leave their kids for a romantic night out. Children will be entertained with pizza, games and movies in a supervised environment. Call 703-521-1000 to register.

Saturday

Potomac Overlook's Entry Circle signAnimal Valentine’s Day
Potomac Overlook Regional Park (2845 N. Marcey Road)
Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m.

For $5, children and their parents can enjoy the park’s “special presentation on animal love.” It’s mating season for many of the native species, and kids can meet some of the critters “up close.”

Comedy Spot Variety Show flyerComedy, Music, Dance Variety Show*
The Comedy Spot (Third Floor, Ballston Common Mall, 4238 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 7:30-9:30 p.m.

This variety show features comedy from improv troupes Jive Turkey and Nox, music by Crys Matthews, Dave Farah, and Louisa Hall and O’Neill-James Irish Dance Troupe. Tickets are $15.

*Denotes featured (sponsored) event.

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