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To have community events listed in the Connection, send to southcalendar@connectionnewspapers.com or call 703-917-6440. Deadline is Friday.

Thursday/May 8

City Park and Recreation Advisory Board meeting, 7 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385- 7858.

Pathways to Success: Alternatives to Four Year College Resource Fair. Third annual event is a program by the Robinson, Lake Braddock and West Springfield PTSAs to give students and parents an overview of their options. 6-8 p.m. at West Springfield High School, 6100 Rolling Road, Springfield. Visit www.fcps.edu/ss/prc/workshops/Pathways2Success.pdf.

Saturday/May 10

Fairfax County Park Authority Board dedication – Mary Reed memorial. 1 p.m. at Canterbury Woods Park, 5018 Wakefield Chapel Road, Annandale. Contact Judy Pedersen at 703-324-8662.

Monday/May 12

City Planning Commission Meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-7930.

Tuesday/May 13

Transportation Development Plan Public Meeting. The Department of Transportation is developing a 10-year plan for Fairfax Connector and Metrobus service and seeks public input in a series of meetings. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Fairfax County Government Center, Rooms 9 and 10, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. Contact Kathryn Rogers at 703-324-1120.

Fairfax City Council meeting and work session, 7 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-7935.

Fairfax Bibliophiles Book Collecting Group. 7:15 p.m. at the Fairfax City Regional Library, 10360 North St., call 703-293-6227.

Burke Rotary Club meeting, Tuesdays at Brion’s Grille in University Mall, 10621 Braddock Road, Fairfax. Fellowship begins at 7 a.m., with the hour-long meeting at 7:30. Call 703-279-2940.

Wednesday/May 14

FY2009-2014 Six-Year Improvement Plan. Public hearing for a working draft of the transportation improvement plan. 7:30 p.m. at the Ernst Cultural Center Theater, NVCC Annandale Campus, 8333 Little River Turnpike. Contact the Secretary of Transportation at 888-508-3737.

Park Authority Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the Herrity Building, suite 941, 12055 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. Call Judy Pedersen at 703-324-8662.

League of Women Voters Meeting, 6:15 p.m. at Yen Cheng Restaurant, 9992 Main St. Call 703-256-1019.

Town-Gown Meeting, 7 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-7855.

Historic Fairfax City Inc. meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-8414.

Seven Seas Toastmasters Club. Meets the second and fourth Wednesday at the Burke Giant Store meeting room, 6011 Burke Centre Parkway. Open to all. Contact 703-978-7905 or nwbil@verizon.net.

Thursday/May 15

Planning Commission Meeting. 8:15 p.m. at the Fairfax County Government Center Board auditorium, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. Contact Linda Rodeffer at 703-324-2865.

City of Fairfax Daytime Book Club. 1 p.m. at the Fairfax City Regional Library, 10360 North St., call 703-293-6227.

Independence Day Celebration Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-7858.

Basile Networking Breakfast Club anniversary networking expo, 7:30-10:30 a.m. at Old Town Hall, 3999 University Drive, Fairfax. Food and beverages included. Door prizes, and gift for the person who brings the most friends. To reserve a place, contact 703-359-5642 or basilelebma@yahoo.com.

Friday/May 16

Destination Fairfax meeting, 8:30 a.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 800-545-7950.

Saturday/May 17

Park Authority Board John McAnaw celebration. Unveiling of the John McAnaw Woodlands and Recreation sign. 2 p.m. at Royal Lake Park, 5344 Gainsborough Drive, Fairfax. Contact Judy Pedersen at 703-324-8662.

Microsoft Excel Class, for ages 13 and older. 2:30 p.m. at the City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., call 703-293-6227.

Keith Fimian for Congress Campaign Kickoff with Sen. John Warner and Reps. Frank Wolf Rep. Tom Davis. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Fairfax Volunteer Firehouse, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. $15. Call 703-944-4842.

Information Meeting for Fairfax CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates, 11 a.m.-noon at the Dolley Madison Community Library, 1244 Oak Ridge Ave., McLean. The group advocates for abused or neglected children. Call 703-273-3526, ext. 22 or e-mail ekosarin@casafairfax.org.

Republican Convention – 11th Congressional District. West Springfield High School, 6100 Rolling Road, Springfield. Participants will choose delegates to the Republican National Convention, some party officeholders and more. Congressional nomination information TBA. For registration details, contact 703-352-1337.

Sunday/May 18

Rabies Clinic. Low-cost rabies clinic 2-4 p.m. at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter, 4500 West Ox Road, Fairfax. The cost for rabies shots at the clinic is $10, cash or checks only. 703-830-1100.

Republican Women of Clifton meeting with Michael Zak, author of "Back to Basics for the Republican Party." 2-4 p.m. in Fairfax Station.

Monday/May 19

Board of Supervisors meeting, 9 a.m. at the Fairfax County Government Center Board auditorium, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. Call Nancy Vehrs at 703-324-3151.

Fairfax City School Board Work Session, 7:30 p.m. at Fairfax High School, 3500 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax. Call 703-385-7910.

Tuesday/May 20

Commission on the Arts meeting, 7 p.m. at Green Acres Center, 4401 Sideburn Road, Fairfax. Call 703-352-ARTS.

Commission for Women meeting, 7 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-7894.

Book Discussion Group: "I, Claudius" by Robert Graves. 7:30 p.m. at the Fairfax City Regional Library, 10360 North St., call 703-293-6227.

Burke Rotary Club meeting, Tuesdays at Brion’s Grille in University Mall, 10621 Braddock Road, Fairfax. Fellowship begins at 7 a.m., with the hour-long meeting at 7:30. Call 703-279-2940.

Celebration of national foster care month, honoring people who make a different. Noon at the Adolescent and Family Growth Center, Inc, 8000 Forbes Place, Suite 201, Springfield. For information about the center, the event or foster care month, contact Sara Sherri at 703-425-9200.

Wednesday/May 21

Board of Architectural Review meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-7820.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5412 meets the third Wednesday each month, 7:30 p.m. in the Burke Centre Ponds Community Center. Visit www.webspawner.com/users/vfw5412.

Volunteer Awards Reception with OAR of Fairfax County, Inc. State Sen. Janet Howell (D-32) will be the keynote speaker, 6:30 p.m. at the Waterford at Fair Oaks, 12025 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy. For information call 703-246-3033, e-mail info@oarfairfax.org or visit www.oarfairfax.org.

Thursday/May 22

Community Appearance Committee Meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the City Hall Annex, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax. Call 703-385-7995.

Wednesday/May 28

Seven Seas Toastmasters Club. Meets the second and fourth Wednesday at the Burke Giant Store meeting room, 6011 Burke Centre Parkway. Open to all. Contact 703-978-7905 or nwbil@verizon.net.

Sunday/July 13

Rabies Clinic. Low-cost rabies clinic 2-4 p.m. at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter, 4500 West Ox Road, Fairfax. The cost for rabies shots at the clinic is $10, cash or checks only. 703-830-1100.

Sunday/Sept. 14

Rabies Clinic. Low-cost rabies clinic 2-4 p.m. at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter, 4500 West Ox Road, Fairfax. The cost for rabies shots at the clinic is $10, cash or checks only. 703-830-1100.

Sunday/Nov. 16

Rabies Clinic. Low-cost rabies clinic 2-4 p.m. at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter, 4500 West Ox Road, Fairfax. The cost for rabies shots at the clinic is $10, cash or checks only. 703-830-1100.