Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County.
Live Music: Four Artists at IOTA
IOTA Club & Cafe (2832 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Michael Mattice, Jordan Sherman, Michael Pearsall of Honor By August and Taylor Carson all peform. Tickets are $8 and can only be bought at the door.
Free Military Pageant
Summerall Field (Sheridan Avenue, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall)
Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Performances by The U.S. Army Blues, vocalists from The U.S. Army Band Downrange, The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, and The U.S. Army Drill Team. The pageant will occur weekly through the summer.
Breakfast Business Connection
Holiday Inn Rosslyn (1900 N. Fort Myer Drive)
Time: 7:30-9:00 a.m.
The Arlington Chamber of Commerce says “bring plenty of business cards” to this “power networking” event with more than 60 tables. Registration is required.
Live-Action Graphic Novel
Spectrum Theater (1611 N. Kent Street)
Time: 8:00 p.m. (also playing Saturday at same time)
A live-action performance of a retro graphic novel from the 1930s, titled “The Intergalactic Nemesis.” Section A tickets are $30, Section B tickets are $20.
Toastmasters Spring Conference*
Crowne Plaza National Airport (1480 Crystal Drive)
Time: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
District 27’s Toastmasters gather at what District 27 Governor Ralph Jones calls “the social event of the season.” There will be seminars, awards, a business luncheon and other public-speaking related events.
Tree Detectives Tour
Lacey Woods Park (1200 N. George Mason Drive)
Time: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
A family-focused tree tour styled as a scavenger hunt. Families hunt for clues to identify different trees. Pre-registration required.
*Denotes featured (sponsored) event
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Join us at Art House 7 this Saturday 4-7pm for our Annual Open House – Teacher and Student art show!
Meet our teachers
See student and teacher artwork
Teacher’s paintings, ceramics, notecards will be for sale
Enjoy beverages and light refreshments
All attendees get a $20 gift certificate off a class
30% off everything in our Supply Store for holiday gifts
Sat. Dec. 3, 4-7pm
Art House 7
The Alternative Christmas Market is back! At First Presbyterian Church Arlington in Ballston, located at 601 N. Vermont Street, Arlington VA 22203, on Sunday, December 4th from 9:30am to 1:00pm. Parking available.
Vendors and products this year include: 10,000 Villages, Olive Oil Ministry, African Team Ministries, Community Coalition for Haiti, Heifer, African Market Baskets, Café Justo, Thistle Farms, Southwest Indian Foundation, and Together We Bake.
Buy gifts for everyone on your list, and support these great organizations, artisans, and global neighbors. See you there!
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