<lst>Send notes to the Connection at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-917-6459. Deadline is Friday. Dated announcements should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event.
<cal2>Bereavement Workshop. Learn about the grief process and other issues about grief. Free. 7-9 p.m., at Haven of Northern Virginia, 4606 Ravensworth Road, Annandale. For registration and information call 703 941-7000. Visit Havenâ€™s Web site at www.havenofnova.org/.
<cal2>Listening Forum featuring Fairfax County Park Authority Director John Dargle Jr., 7 p.m. at Audrey Moore RECenter, 8100 Braddock Road in Annandale. The forum presents an informal means to discuss ideas, issues and topics dealing with the park. For more, call 703-324-8662.
<cal2>Friends of Accotink Creek quarterly biological stream monitoring program follows the Virginia Save Our Streams (VA SOS) method of assessing the water quality in a stream. Monitoring activities take place 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Byron Avenue Park, and 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Lake Accotink Park. New volunteers are welcome. 703-599-3328 or www.accotink.org.
<cal2>Braddock Open House. Supervisor John C. Cook (R-Braddock) will host his first Open House 3-5 p.m., at the Braddock District Office, 9002 Burke Lake Road, Burke.