Arlington Agenda: April 1-7

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.

Tuesday April 2

Cherry Blossom Dinner at Josephine’s*
Josephine’s Italian Kitchen (2501 Columbia Pike)
Time: 6:30-10:30 p.m.

Reserve one of the limited tables for a cherry inspired dinner, complete with cocktail and wine pairings. Tickets are $75 per person (includes tax and gratuity).

Wednesday April 3

DC/Virginia Diversity Employment Day Career Fair
Embassy Suites by Hilton (1300 Jefferson Davis Highway)
Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

The 19th Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair is hosting the largest and best diversity and inclusion recruiting event in the U.S. Free and open to applicants 18+.

National Walking Day Happy Hour & Walk
Heavy Seas Alehouse (1501 Wilson Blvd)
Time: 6-9 p.m.

An evening walk around Rosslyn to see the Deep Throat garage, Gateway Park, and Dark Star Park followed by a happy hour at Heavy Seas Alehouse with appetizers and happy hour specials.

Thursday April 4

Trade Roots Global Dinner Series: Morocco
Trade Roots (5852 Washington Blvd)
Time: 8-9:30 p.m.

Trade Roots is hosting 3-course Moroccan tagine dinner (meat or vegetarian) by La Côte d’Or chef and owner Jacques Imperato this week, for a fixed price of $28.

Friday April 5

Saint Agnes Lenten Soup Suppers*
St. Agnes Catholic Church (1910 N. Randolph Street)
Time: 5:30-7 p.m.

Soup Suppers for Lent with meatless soups, noodles, bread, community and fellowship, followed by Confessions beginning and Stations of the Cross.

Freaky Friday the Musical*
Thomas Jefferson Community Theater (125 South Old Glebe Road)
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Middle School performs Freaky Friday the Musical. This is a great family event filled with catchy songs and many laughs. Tickets are $5 and are sold at the door.

Saturday April 6

USA Yoga Central/Southeast Regional Asana Championship
Kenmore Middle School (200 S. Carlin Springs Rd)
Time: 9- 5 p.m.

The competition includes athletes from 16 states including Virginia, Maryland, and D.C. A free community yoga class will also be held, open to anyone.

Jennie Dean Park Feedback Session
Shirlington Branch Library (4200 Campbell Ave)
Time: 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Arlington County Department of Parks and Recreation is asking for feedback on design plans for the new Jennie Dean Park — such as the playgrounds, frontage, and restrooms.

Ball-Sellers House Season Opening
Ball-Sellers House (5620 3rd Street S.)
Time: 1-4 p.m.

Re-enactor musicians from the Monumental City Ancient Fife and Drum Corps will perform at 1 p.m., followed by free docent-led house tours and colonial-era snacks.

Spring ArtFest Week
Fort Smith Park (2411 24th St. N.)
Time: 6-8 p.m.

The second day of the 16th annual ArtFest Week includes a card-making workshops and three painting demonstrations featuring soft pastels, adhesives, and rice paper.

*Denotes featured (sponsored) event

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Light Up Arlington – Clarendon Menorah Lighting

Join us as we celebrate the holiday of Chanukah! Enjoy delicious Latkes, hot cocoa, donuts and more!

Clarendon Menorah Lighting and Community Celebration

Experience the festival of lights!!

*Lighting of a giant 9 foot Menorah

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National Chamber Ensemble – Holiday Cheer!

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.

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