Community Events: Add your Events Below

Let’s Start at the Very Beginning…Root to Blossom

10/19/2019 to 10/19/2019

1801 N Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA 22302

Sopranessence kicks off our 5th Season with "Let's Start at the Very Beginning...." (Root to Blossom) by revisiting our roots and sharing some of our favorite songs from past shows. From dueling Divas to the beautiful harmonies of Puccini, your favorites are sure to be here! Name: Adrienne Neal, Email: info@sopranessence.org, Phone: 571-348-4664. Website: www.sopranessence.org. Tickets/Event website: https://www.artful.ly/sopranessence/. Admission: Pre-Sale thru 10/18/19: $20 General Admission; $18 for Seniors/Military; $10 for Youth. At-the-Door: $25 ALL tickets

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk

10/20/2019 to 10/20/2019

4901 Lake Brook Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23060

Join the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on Sunday, October 20, 2019 in Innsbrook to help create a world without breast cancer. Registration begins at noon and the 5K walk starts at 1:30 p.m. Funds raised at this noncompetitive, family-friendly event enable the American Cancer Society to save lives from breast cancer by investing in groundbreaking research; providing free, comprehensive information and support to those touched by the disease; and helping people take steps to reduce their breast cancer risk or find it early when it’s most treatable. Call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345 or visit online to sign up and help save lives at www.makingstrideswalk.org/richmondva.

Ship-Based Global Health Engagement Missions

10/22/2019 to 10/22/2019

2500 Linden Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Get ready for the October 22, 2019, Medical Museum Science Café at the National Museum of Health and Medicine! Join CAPT Heather King, Executive Director of the TriService Nursing Research Program, USU, who will highlight the unique aspects of ship-based global health engagement missions. She will discuss the historical and rapidly evolving uses of hospital ships and their role in supporting the National Security Strategy. For more information call (301) 319-3303 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/745199752586712/

Join AARP for Dinner at City Grille of Manassas!

10/22/2019 to 10/22/2019

10701 Balls Ford Road , Manassas, VA 22109

AARP has reserved a section of City Grille of Manassas for AARP members and their guests to enjoy dinner together with a 15% discount on their entrée. Meet new people, make new friends, connect with neighbors, and enjoy dinner together! Come as you are and leave as you wish anytime between 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. There will not be a seminar or program, and no products will be promoted or sold—just casual fun with other members like you in Manassas. Learn how AARP is making a difference in northern Virginia! We look forward to seeing you there! Tuesday, October 22, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. City Grille of Manassas 10701 Balls Ford Road Manassas VA 20109. Please let us know you are attending by calling 1-877-926-8300 or signing up online at https://aarp.cvent.com/ManassasDGOct22

Friends of Patients at the NIH Gala 2019

10/24/2019 to 10/24/2019

11810 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda , MD 20852

Friends of Patients at the NIH is a charity that helps patients in treatment trials at the NIH. We provide housing, transportation of cover unexpected medical costs so patients can complete treatment. Please join us for our annual gala event to support patients and families! Dance to the music of NIH's own Rock 'n' Roll Band, enjoy fantastic food and open bar. Mingle with NIH leadership and researchers. We receive no government support for this mission. Register Here: https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/FriendsofPatientsattheNIHInc/2019FriendsNightOut.html

Madhaunter’s Madhouse Pop-Up Haunted House

10/25/2019 to 11/02/2019

1602 Village Market Blvd SE #120, Leesburg, VA 20175

Madhaunter's Madhouse brings its award-winning and terrifying pop-up haunted house to ChefScape Leesburg in 2019 on select nights from October 25 through November 2.Chosen as 2018’s “#1 Must-See Haunt” in Virginia by thousands of scare-loving fans at TheScareFactor.com and one of Virginia’s “Top Haunts” in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 by industry experts at FrightFind.com, we’ve reimagined our DC-area Halloween-themed event and have partnered with ChefScape at the Village at Leesburg to create a haunt experience that will feature blood-curdling screams, endless scares, and the region’s most terrifying scareactors in a 6-8 minute, indoor fright experience. Guests who escape the Madhouse will exit into the ChefScape Food Hall where they can visit The Bar for Halloween-themed drinks or one of ChefScape’s many food vendors to create their own drinking and dining adventure (prices vary), including Johnny Ray’s Southern Soul Food, A Taste of Puerto Rico, Rice and Noodles, Colombian’s Place, and Dana’s Cake Shoppe. More information about ChefScape Leesburg can be found at chefscapekitchen.com. More information, tickets ($10 for Madhouse and Glow Stick Night, $5 for Family Hours), and volunteer opportunities for Madhaunter’s Madhouse are available online at http://madhaunter.com