Arlington event calendar highlights (Oct. 17-23)

Looking for something to do this week in Arlington?

Check out the following selections from our event calendar. If you’d like to see your event featured, fill out this form.


Encore Learning: Legal Expert Chuck Rosenberg on Current DOJ and FBI Activities

Monday, October 17 @ 2:30 PM

Online event (see link)

Arlington’s Acoustic Cafe

Tuesday, October 18 @ 7:00 PM

Walter Reed Community Center (2909 16th St S)

Homebuying 102: Finding the Right Mortgage for You

Wednesday, October 19 @ 5:30 PM

Online event (see link)

This is part 2 in our first-time homebuyer webinar series where we answer all your questions about the homebuying process: what makes up your credit score, how to get pre-approved, and loan options.

Ping Pong + Cornhole Tournament in The Plaza at Westpost

Wednesday, October 19 @ 6:00 PM

Westpost at National Landing (1201 South Joyce Street)

Arlington Reads: George Saunders

Thursday, October 20 @ 7:00 PM

Central Library (1015 N Quincy St)

Workshop: Portrait Painting in Oils with master artist Teresa Oaxaca, Oct. 22-23

Saturday, October 22 @ 10:00 AM

Art House 7 (5537 Langston Blvd)

This is a wonderful opportunity for those interested in portrait painting. Learn from master artist Teresa Oaxaca, a remarkable talent in both painting and teaching. Two-day workshop, Sat Oct. 22-Sun

5th Annual Shucktoberfest

Saturday, October 22 @ 11:00 AM

5th Annual Shucktoberfest (4021 Campbell Avenue)

National Landing Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 22 @ 12:00 PM

23rd Street Restaurant Row (556 22nd St S)

Fall Family Celebration

Saturday, October 22 @ 12:00 PM

Columbia Gardens Cemetery (3411 Arlington Blvd.)

Harvest Moon Tea Ceremony with Study Japanese in Arlington (SJA)

Sunday, October 23 @ 2:00 PM

First Presbyterian Church (601 N Vermont Street)

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Hello Everyone — You are invited to the final meeting of NAACP Arlington Branch NAACP for 2022
When: Dec 12, 2022, 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: 2022 General Membership Meeting — NAACP Arlington Branch
Register in advance for this webinar

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

7:00 pm Meeting Opens.
7:30 pm Installation
8:00 pm Presentation/Q&A; by Dave Schutz on Ranked Choice Voting
8:30 pm Final Remarks and Comments by Newly Elected Members
9:00 pm Meeting Adjourns

Installation Official Robert N. Barnette, Jr. President, Virginia State Conference NAACP The President of the Virginia State Conference NAACP will serve as the Installation Official and provide remarks for our newly elected officers at the general membership.

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Join us December 10 & 11 for our Annual Handmade Holiday Workshop Series. We have a myriad of fun and festive programs from linoleum block wrapping paper printing and buttonhole book making workshops led by Eliza Clifford to a meditative grid workshop and Calligraphy Card Making with Anjelika Deogirikar. Join these wonderful artists and get creative this holiday season!

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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.

Outstanding Young Artist


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