Community Notes

Community Notes

The Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run has launched a history project initiative on virtual news site The initiative documents the efforts of the museum's many volunteers, supporters and visitors. These volunteers, known as the Friends of the Farm, are celebrating 25 years of their efforts to sustain the Colonial Virginia museum's educational programs and activities. is showcasing on its site an article detailing the original vision and founding of the Friends of the Farm. Current and former Friends of the Farm are simultaneously posting their individual experiences and memories for view by readers. Individuals can visit to read about the Farm Memories Project.

The 17th Battalion is planning a reunion from September 14 to 17 at the Holiday InnHistoric district in Phildelphia. The reunion will emphasize a military theme, a memorial service and a golf outing. For additional information contact Arlo Janssen at 703 281-3170 or email him at

Vienna's Community Enhancement Commission will hold its Arbor Day tree planting ceremony at 9:30 a. m., Wednewday, April 19 at the Louise Archer Elementary School, 324 Nutley St., N. W. For more information call Cathy Salgado 703 255-6356.

Vienna car tag deadline is April 14. All decals must be displayed by midnight and are avail by mail and nthe finance department at the town hall weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p. m. for more informaiton call 703 255-6323.

Vienna Community Center 40th Anniversary Celebration is April 15 from 8 a. m. to 5 p. m. Event includes games and fun for children, class demonstrations in dance sports and art and more. Contact Vienna Parks and Recreation at

703 255-6360.

Vienna Town elections will be held Tuesday, May 2. Polls open from 6 a. m. to 7 p. m. at te Vienna Community Center. Votere will elect a mayor and three council members. Absente ballots can be obtained from the Fairfax County General Registrar's Office. Call 703 222-0776. Election results will be on the hotline at 703 255-6333 two hours after polls close on May 2. Visit

Come to Medieval Times for an evening of feasting and jousting on Sunday, April 23. Leaves from the communitycenter at 3 p. m. and returns at 9 p. m. Cost is $65 for residents and includes transportation, dinner and show. 703 255-6360.