Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County.
Tuesday, Aug. 31
NOVA Running Club 5K
Bluemont Park (329 N. Manchester Street)
Time: 6:30-8 p.m.
This course goes through W&OD trail and offers a low-key weeknight opportunity for exercises and getting to know your Arlington neighbors.
International Overdose Awareness Day
Time: 7-8 p.m.
This ceremony includes a tribute to those we have lost to drug overdoses, a remembrance board and available resources for those struggling with addiction.
Wednesday, Sept. 1
Rosslyn Jazz Fest Neighborhood Pop-Up Performances
Central Place Plaza (1800 N. Lynn Street) & 1401 Wilson Blvd Park
Time: 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Crush Funk Brass Band will perform free outdoor jazz concert in two locations: Central Place Plaza (4:30-5:15 p.m.) and 1401 Wilson Blvd Park (5:45-6:30 p.m.).
Thursday, Sept. 2
Opening Reception: “Magnifica” Exhibition at Cody Gallery, Marymount University
Cody Gallery at Marymount University (1000 N. Glebe Road, Second Floor)
Time: 5-7 p.m.
This exhibit will feature new work by the Italian female artists Goldschmied & Chiari.
Brad Silnutzer performs at Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
Arlington Drafthouse (2903 Columbia Pike)
Time: 7:15 p.m.
Writer and comedian Brad Silnutzer from Comedy Central’s list of Comics to Watch performs.
Friday, Sept. 3
Travel – All-Member show in the Focus Gallery at Gallery Underground
Gallery Underground in the Shops at Crystal City (2100 Crystal Drive)
Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
This exhibit features work based on the travels of the artists, both real travels and the imaginary.
In this month’s Now Hiring, LEGO, Good Company Doughnuts & Cafe and the U.S. Postal Service all have open positions.
Good morning, Arlington. Jo here. It’s Thursday, September 16: National Guacamole Day and Nick Jonas’ 29th birthday. Morning Status Today’s Weather: ⛈ Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after…
Coming up on Saturday, Sept. 25 is the DC Bike Ride, a chance to cruise down 20 miles of D.C. streets with no traffic. Registration closes soon.
(Updated at 5 p.m.) A rescue operation is underway after reports of a worker dangling from scaffolding in Rosslyn. The incident is happening at an office building near the Safeway…