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Washington Symphonic Brass

10/13/2019 to 10/13/2019

Saint Luke Catholic Church, 7001 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22101

The power and romance of brass is on display in this tour-de-force of brilliant and dynamic sound. This all-star ensemble brings virtuosity, color, and even humor to their imaginative take on the expressive side of Beethoven's musical heirs. Tickets are $40 and may be purchased at the door or online at http://www.amadeusconcerts.com. Students 17 and under and active military are admitted free of charge. A pre-concert lecture by Music Director A. Scott Wood will begin at 3:15 pm, 45 minutes prior to the start of the concert. A reception will follow the concert, at which attendees may meet and chat with the performers and fellow music lovers.

The Patagonia Winds Kicks Off Annual Concert Series

10/14/2019 to 10/14/2019

9000 Fathers Legacy, Ellicott City, MD 21042

The Lutheran Village at Miller’s Grant Annual Concert Series kicks off with a performance by Patagonia Winds, a wind quintet celebrating its 10th anniversary season. The public is invited to attend “Musical Portraits,” a free concert, scheduled for Monday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m., in the Formal Dining Room at The Lutheran Village at Miller’s Grant, located at 9000 Fathers Legacy, Ellicott City. Call 410-696-6713 for more information.

Sharpen Your Networking and Interview Skills

10/16/2019 to 10/16/2019

1800 N. Beauregard Street, Alexandria, VA 22311

Request to share an AARP Event with your community. You are more than words on paper. This 90-minute, interactive session is designed to help you refresh your image and put your best self forward. We’ll be discussing ways to effectively network, create a winning “elevator pitch” and ace your interview. This session is a good overview for anyone looking to sharpen their skills and get ready for what’s next in their career. Event URL: http://aarp.cvent.com/events/aarp-va-sharpening-your-networking-and-interviewing-skills-alexandria-10-16-19/event-summary-1594193fb7934d09a761d3c5b10312ce.aspx. RSVP info: Call 877-926-8300 or register online at: http://aarp.cvent.com/events/aarp-va-sharpening-your-networking-and-interviewing-skills-alexandria-10-16-19/event-summary-1594193fb7934d09a761d3c5b10312ce.aspx. Event Cost: $0.00. aarpva@aarp.org

The Arc Baltimore’s Art in the Round

10/18/2019 to 10/18/2019

304 International Circle, Hunt Valley, MD 21031

Get crackin’ at The Arc Baltimore’s 18th Annual Art in the Round – the art exhibit and auction showcasing the talent and artistry of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Featuring 80 pieces of art on exhibit representing more than 60 artists, this year’s crab-themed Art in the Round will be held from 7-10:30 p.m. on Friday, October 18 at the Grand Lodge of Maryland (304 International Circle, Hunt Valley, MD). Artists have until September 13 to submit artwork for review. Artwork exhibited at Art in the Round will then be chosen by a selection committee of art enthusiasts from more than 200 pieces typically submitted. More than 400 people are expected to attend this year’s Art in the Round. Tickets are $85 per person and $800 for a reserved table of 10. Tickets can be purchased online at www.thearcbaltimore.org. For more information, contact Lauren Seabolt at 410-296-2272, ext. 5220, or lseabolt@thearcbaltimore.org. The Arc Baltimore is also looking for corporate sponsors, with sponsorships running from $500 (Crabbin’ Sponsor) - $7,500 (Old Bay Sponsor). If your company is interested in becoming a corporate sponsor, contact Lauren Seabolt at 410-296-2272, ext. 5220, or lseabolt@thearcbaltimore.org.

ARTSFAIRFAX Arts Awards

10/18/2019 to 10/18/2019

3111 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042

ARTSFAIRFAX will hold its eighth annual Arts Awards to recognize the visionary contributions that the arts bring to Fairfax County and the Cities of Fairfax and Falls Church. The Arts Awards bring together the arts community, business community, and civic and elected leaders to celebrate the extraordinary contributions of artists, arts organizations, and the private sector for their support of the arts in our community. Support the arts and this year’s honorees through the ARTSFAIRFAX 2019 Arts Awards by becoming a sponsor, purchasing tickets or making a donation. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit http://bit.ly/artsawards19

NV Rides 5th Anniversary Celebration.

10/18/2019 to 10/18/2019

8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax, VA 22031

Oct. 18, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. NV Rides 5th Anniversary Celebration. Celebrate the birthday of NV Rides, a network of volunteer driving programs throughout Northern Virginia, and help honor our most devoted drivers. Prizes, food, and raffles. Mingle with local politicians and learn more about volunteer driving opportunities. Free. Pozez JCC of Northern Virginia, 8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax. Call 703-537-3070 for more information and to RSVP.