It’s been a hot, humid and rainy week and we can expect more of the same over the weekend and for the start of next week.
No wonder 68% of respondents to an ARLnow poll on Tuesday said they were ready for fall weather to start ASAP.
August weather in DC:
-Biblical flood evening
-Nice for five minutes
— Nick Morrow (@NRMorrow) August 26, 2021
Let’s forget about the miserable weather for a moment and take a look at the most-read articles of the past week.
- Thousands Lose Power After Strong Storm Rips Through Arlington
- Maison Cheryl in Clarendon Promises Chic Atmosphere for ‘Older Millennials’
- Five Arrested in D.C. After Armed Robbery in Pentagon City
- Numerous Residents Displaced After Fire at Crystal City Apartment Building
- Arlington Charities Helps Afghans Resettle in Northern Virginia
- What $750,000 Can Get You in Northern Virginia Real Estate
- Long Bridge Aquatics and Fitness Center Now Open
- Arlington Pet of the Week: Cthulhu
- Knife-Wielding Man Tased Outside Arlington Police HQ
- Peruvian Restaurant Inca Social Eyes October Opening in Rosslyn
Though she has mostly been focused on reporting on our Reston and Tysons sites, we’d like to take a moment to recognize the efforts of Hannah Foley, who has been interning with us since early this year. It’s Hannah’s last day here before she heads back to school. Thank you for your hard work!
Feel free to discuss the stories above or anything else of local interest in the comments. Have a nice weekend!
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St. Charles offers a play-based curriculum in a welcoming, Christ-centered environment.
Our program focuses on socio-emotional development and kindergarten readiness through hands-on and engaging activities. Our programs offer different schedules ranging from 7:30 am-5:30 pm for students, ages 2-5. We feature a full-day Jr. kindergarten class for older 4’s/5’s. Our facility includes a full-sized gymnasium, school chapel, and library. All of our students enjoy music and physical education weekly. Children have an opportunity to participate in enrichment classes such as soccer, basketball, ballet, and science.
We offer Summer Camp with weekly themes and twice a week water play, including Fun Friday moon bounce. Please join us for our Open House Feb. 3 at 9:30 am and 11:00 am. Click here to sign-up.
For more information or to schedule a tour, visit us at www.stcharlesarlington.org or call (703) 527-0608.
If you are a lifelong learner over 50+ who wants to make new friends, power up your brain, and enjoy a wide-variety college-level courses, Encore Learning is for you. An Arlington based nonprofit, Encore Learning offers courses in the arts, theater, literature, history, technology and more. This semester we offer our most popular course, Global Hot Spots as well as 25 new courses. Courses are presented either online or in-person at George Mason University at Virginia Square and other Arlington locations.
Join the free presentation to learn about courses and meet the instructors. This is Encore Learning’s signature event to highlight the upcoming semester with brief presentations by each instructor.
The Spring Course Preview event is Thursday, February 2nd at 9:30 AM via Zoom:
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