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.
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Career Seminar in Clarendon*
3140 Washington Blvd (Suite 222)
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Part 3 of the four-part career seminar focuses on networking and “your personal elevator pitch.” Presented by The Career Path Partners. Sign up online, class costs $20.
Cherrydale Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser
Don Tito (3165 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 5:00-8:00 p.m.
The CVFD is holding a raffle fundraiser and social at Clarendon’s newest bar. A DJ will be spinning and raffle tickets will be sold for items from local Clarendon businesses. Open to all.
Free Movie Screening
Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse (2903 Columbia Pike)
Time: 6:30-9:00 p.m.
The Drafthouse is hosting a free showing of “America the Beautiful 3: The Sexualization of our Children,” about the effects of sexual imagery on the nation’s youth. Register here.
Tuckahoe Home and Garden Tour*
Tuckahoe Elementary School (6550 26th Street N.)
Time: noon-5:00 p.m.
A tour of recently built and redesigned homes that feature stunning gardens. The tour generates funds for the Tuckahoe PTA. Tickets are $25 online at $30 at the door.
Arlington Arts Center Spring Gala*
Arlington Arts Center (3550 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 8:00-11:00 p.m.
The Arlington Arts Center hosts a gala to celebrate its 40th anniversary. Food from restaurants like Lyon Hall, Bayou Bakery and Mussel Bar. General Admission tickets cost $125.
Taste of Arlington*
Wilson Blvd in Ballston
Time: noon-6:00 p.m.
Ballston’s annual street food festival returns, with an expanded beer and wine garden, three concert stages, 50 restaurant booths and the “World Pup Tournament.” Books of tickets are still on sale.
Free Concert: Quintette Instrumental de Paris*
Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ (5010 Little Falls Road)
Time: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
A harp, flute and three string instruments play French music, for free, in North Arlington. IBIS Chamber Music presents pieces by composers Pierne, Francaix, Ropartz and Jongen.
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