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The Race 4 Recovery

09/16/2018 to 09/16/2018

231 Rio Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

The Race 4 Recovery 5K is an annual run/walk event that is based on providing immediate action to those threatened from addiction and overdose. This run/walk is to promote awareness, teardown stigmas associated with addition, honor those that have been lost, and support those who currently are in the fight. The event will be held on September 16, 2018 at the beautiful RIO Washingtonian Center. Race starts at 8:00 you can register online at Come join the Mayor and Council Members for a proclamation, a great run/walk, food, music, and best of all to support the fight against addiction and overdose.

Lunch ‘n Life

09/17/2018 to 09/17/2018

Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 2589 Chain Bridge Road, Vienna, VA 22180

Lunch ‘n Life Hosted by the Shepherd’s Center of Oakton-Vienna. Elaine Flynn as Hemingway’s Four Wives. To register call SCOV at 703-281-0538 – Flyer & Registration Form: Cost: $15 per person for lunch/entertainment (due by September 12th).

Meet the Author with Alastair Jackson

09/19/2018 to 09/19/2018

102 The Plains Road, Middleburg, VA 20117

Join NSLM and author Alastair Jackson for a presentation on his newest publication, Lady of the Chase, The Life and Hunting Diaries of Daphne Moore. Longtime reporter in Horse and Hound, the elegantly turned-out Moore lived on a shoe-string budget, following the hounds and reporting on hunting characters from the 1930s to the 80s. In addition to her professional hunting reports she wrote- and illustrated- these personal hunt diaries. Alastair Jackson, the retired Director of the British Masters of Foxhounds Association, compiled the previously undiscovered hunting diaries of Daphne Moore, making them available to the public for the first time. $10 admission, free to NSLM members. Copies available for purchase at the event. RSVP to Anne Marie Paquette, the Clarice & Robert H. Smith Educator,, 540 687 6542 x25.

Learn to Square Dance – Free open house and Square Dance lesson

09/20/2018 to 09/20/2018

The Rockville Nursing Home Conservatory Hall, 303 Adclare Road, Rockville, MD 20850

Learn to square dance - free open house and square dance lesson. Everyone is welcome, really! No experience, partner or fancy dress required. It really is fun, friendship and fitness all rolled up into one! I am the instructor/caller for the group and extend to you my personal invitation. Couples, Singles and Families are all welcome. Bring your two left feet and your friends too. We dare you to be square! Registration opens at 6:40 pm, 20 minutes before the dancing begins. Please try to show up 15-20 minutes early to park, sign-in and say hello before the dancing begins at 7pm. Visit for a printable flyer, complete details, a registration page, lots of pictures and video too.

All-Inclusive Women’s Weekend Renewal Retreat

09/21/2018 to 09/23/2018

Available once registered, Purcellville, MD 20132

Calling All Women for Renewal, Reflection, Coaching, Strategy and Self-love. Lolita E. Walker of Walker & Walker Enterprises will host her 2nd Women’s Renewal Retreat of 2018 this September at an amazing rural & relaxing, 10,000 sq. ft. mansion, only 25 miles from Dulles International Airport. An hour from Baltimore and only 40 minutes from Washington, DC, this all-inclusive weekend gives you permission to take care of you first! Private Practice Psychiatrist, Dr. Safiyyah Rahman, Hospitality & Culinary Expert, Karima Roepel of The Ambrosia Food Group, and Skin Scientist & Skin Care Aesthetician, Dr. Jennifer Alexander of Dr. Jen Knows Skin, will join Lolita in hosting this September 21-23, 2018 Retreat. Join 11 other power women, 4 amazing experts, 2.5 days, & 1 goal – which is to renew you! This all-inclusive renewal weekend features vision board facilitation, yoga, cooking class, workshops, relaxation, meditation, poolside meals, a sustainable action plan to help you thrive in your greatness, & more! For more information, visit

Pig Roast & Motorcycle Rally

09/22/2018 to 09/22/2018

American Legion Post 176, 6520 Amherst Ave., Springfield, VA 22150

The Springfield American Legion is hosting the 2nd Annual Pig Roast in support of the 8th Annual Virginia, State-Wide Motorcycle Rally for the Legion Riders. Tickets are $20 until Aug 22 and $25 afterwards. Tickets are available online at, at the Post lounge, or at the time of the event.