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Mount Vernon Virtuosi: Mozart in Jeans
09/23/2018 to 09/23/20186125 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852
The Mount Vernon Virtuosi, a new chamber orchestra established by Peabody Conservatory cello faculty artist Amit Peled, is dedicated to nurturing and training local graduate music students. They will present an all-Mozart concert with guest pianist Alon Goldstein in their season-opening program. Reserve a FREE ticket: http://www.benderjccgw.org/event/mount-vernon-virtuosi-mozart-in-jeans-with-pianist-alon-goldstein/
“Dining with Dorothy”
09/24/2018 to 09/24/2018Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. NW, Vienna, VA 22180
We’re cooking again! Join your friends or make new ones at another “Dining with Dorothy” socializing/dining event. Cost: $25 includes class and lunch. Sign up early as this class will fill up fast. Call the Culinaria Cooking School at 703-865-7920 and give them your credit card number for the $25 fee. They show you how to cook a delicious meal and then serve it to you.
Learn to Square Dance! 6 weeks of Square Dance Lessons
09/27/2018 to 09/27/2018The Rockville Nursing Home Conservatory Hall, 303 Adclare Road, Rockville, MD 20850
Are you looking for something to do together as a family or for just you and your spouse/significant other, a date night? Maybe something new, different and inexpensive too? Something that’s going to keep you physically active without wearing you out and mentally active as well? Square Dance lessons begin on 9/27/2018 and run for 6 weeks. Mark your calendars now and come on out to learn some Square Dance moves. 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! The first 6 weeks of lessons cost 39.00 for adults, 19.50 for students and children under 16 are free. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult and be at least 9 years of age. Believe it or not, there are lots of places to square dance all around the region and world, and there are lots of new friends to meet and fun to be had. It is the best entertainment bang for your buck in town. 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 http://www.RockvilleSquareDance.com for a printable flyer, complete details, a registration page, lots of pictures and video too.
An Evening with George Morris
09/28/2018 to 09/28/2018102 The Plains Road, Middleburg, VA 20117
Hear legendary trainer and equestrian George Morris speak at NSLM! Morris will be reading from his personal collection of riding books, including his own annotations and anecdotes. This program is being offered in partnership with Beverly Equestrian. $20 admission, $10 for NSLM members. Prior registration required https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/NationalSportingLibrary/morris2018-1.html to purchase tickets.
“Out of the Darknss Community Walk”
09/29/2018 to 09/29/2018200 East Middle Lane, Rockville, MD 20850
The core of the Out of the Darkness Walks, the Community Walks creates a movement. Held in hundreds of cities across the country, they give people the courage to open up about their own struggle or loss, and the platform to change our culture’s approach to mental health. To register please visit the website: http://www.afsp.org/montgomeryco. You will have the option to register as a walker, create a team, volunteer or be a virtual walker.
CarFit – Helping mature drivers find their safest fit
10/03/2018 to 10/03/2018400 Center St., S, Vienna, VA 22180
This is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles “fit” them. CarFit is an individualized, personal instruction to educate drivers on how to best position themselves (by adjusting the car’s safety features) to maximize their safe driving experience. Presented by Vienna Parks & Recreation & the Shepherd’s Center of Oakton-Vienna. Location: Vienna Volunteer Fire Department (parking lot), 400 Center St S, Vienna, VA 22180. Reservations: For a free appointment, call 703-255-7801. Learn more about the program at www.car-fit.org