Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County.
The Bachelor Boys
IOTA Club & Cafe (2832 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 8:00 p.m.
The Bachelor Boys, a party band specializing in a mix of current pop, soul, swing, and ’70s and ’80s music, performs a free show at IOTA.
Starting a Business 1.0
Arlington Central Library (1015 N. Quincy Street)
Time: 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Thinking about starting your own business? Arlington Economic Development’s BizLaunch gives an inclusive class on what it takes, from the licensing and business side. Register here.
Coffee, Views and Disruption
Disruption Corporation HQ (2231 Crystal Drive, 10th Floor)
Time: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Free coffee and discussion with technology “deal-makers, deal-breakers, entrepreneurs and assorted hangers-on” from the D.C. area’s tech community. Coffee provided by Commonwealth Joe.
Live Music: Kristen and the Noise
Clarendon Grill (1101 N. Highland Street)
Time: 10:00 p.m.
Cover band Kristen and the Noise performs a set of music to dance and sing along to at the Clarendon Grill. Cover is $5.
Afternoon Tea for Charity*
House of Steep (3800 Lee Highway, Suite D)
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Wine, Appetizers for Charity*
Screwtop Wine Bar (1025 N. Fillmore Street)
Time: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Guests can enjoy wine and appetizers at Clarendon’s Screwtop Wine Bar, with proceeds going to benefit Kidsave, which helps children fine adoptive parents.
*Denotes featured (sponsored) event
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Statues of Liberty gives thanks this holiday season and grateful for a few things this year.
It’s turkey time. Thanksgiving Eve is upon us and extra revelry can be expected at some local bars tonight, ahead of the holiday. Please be careful on the roads and…
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