Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County.
Q&A with Nationals Manager Matt Williams
Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse (2901 Columbia Pike)
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Nationals manager Matt Williams talks with radio hosts from 106.7 The Fan about. After the talk, Williams will take questions from the audience. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
Whole Foods (2700 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Coldwell Banker hosts a free seminar in the upstairs café of Whole Foods to help those thinking about buying a new home.
Toastmasters Club Open House*
CACI Ballston (1100 N. Glebe Road)
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Toastmasters International, a worldwide club that helps its members become more confident while public speaking and professionally interacting is hosting an open house for prospective members.
Women’s Networking Event
Covet (5140 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Interior designer Erica Peale will share ideas for decorating the home in time for the spring. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served.
Live Music: Haitian singer-songwriter BélO
Artisphere Ballroom (1101 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Haitian singer-songwriter BélO takes the stage at Artisphere to share his reggae-jazz music and socially conscious message. Tickets are $20.
Teen Summer Expo
Washington-Lee High School (1301 N. Stafford Street)
Time: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
More than 50 employers will converge on Washington-Lee looking for candidates for summer jobs. Information on internships and volunteer opportunities will also be provided.
*Denotes featured (sponsored) event
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Statues of Liberty gives thanks this holiday season and grateful for a few things this year.
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The Optimist Club of Arlington is holding its 76th annual Christmas tree sale!
This year, the tree sale will be held at the Knights of Columbus (5115 Little Falls Road). The lot opens for sales on November 25th. The Optimist Club is selling small and large trees ranging from tabletop size to huge 14 foot tall trees! Wreaths, garlands, tree stands, and White House Christmas ornaments will also be for sale.
100% of all proceeds go towards helping Arlington County youth.
For more information, please visit the Arlington Optimists website at https://optimistclubofarlingtonva.org/.
Art House 7 is a small art studio in Arlington – offering instruction in painting, ceramics, sewing and more. We are looking for kind, dedicated people who love both creating and teaching.
Ceramic Teachers are needed to teach wheel-throwing to adults and 6-12th graders and to teach hand building to elementary grades. Classes have 3-8 students.
Drawing teachers are needed to teach either kids or adults. For kids, we offer cartooning, manga or traditional drawing. For adults, we only offer traditional drawing.
Painting teachers are needed to teach either kids or adults. We offer oil, acrylic or watercolor for adults or teens. All elementary classes use acrylic and tempera.
NCE’s Holiday Concert will bring the finest classical masterpieces and holiday favorites together for the whole family. The festivities begin with Leroy Anderson’s classic “Sleigh Ride” and “Chanukkah Festival”, music from the Nutcracker and by J.S. Bach.
Outstanding Young Artist