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NVDBC Networking Breakfast. 7 a.m., Fairview Park Mariott Hotel, 3111 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church. The Northern Virginia Democratic Business Council will host Congressman Gerry Connolly, who will share his perspectives on the economy, the new federal budget and developments on U.S. foreign affairs, for their monthly networking breakfast. $40/person. Visit www.nvemsbiz.org.
Jefferson Day Dinner. 7 p.m., Maggiano’s Little Italy, 2001 International Drive, McLean. The 10th Congressional District G.O.P. Committee Jefferson Day Dinner with Congressman Frank Wolf will be held. $75/person. Call 540-253-7765.
Invasive Plant Removal Day. 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Nottoway Park, 9601 Courthouse Road, Vienna. Volunteer to save trees and wildlife habitat. Middle school and high school students can earn community service hours. Call 703-324-8681, visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/resources/ima or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legal aspects of Separation and Divorce. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave., Vienna. In a combined lecture and question-and-answer format, David Levy, Esq., will provide essential information on a breadth of divorce topics including grounds for divorce, child custody arrangements, spousal and child support, division of assets and liabilities and more. Support group available. To register go to www.thewomenscenter.org or call 703-281-2657.
NSDAR Chapter Meeting. 12 p.m., American Legion Hall, 1355 Balls Hill Road, McLean. The Freedom Hill Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will gather for their monthly meeting. Thomas Moncure of George Mason University, a direct descendant of the man who presided over the marriage of George Mason and Ann Eilbeck, will be the guest speaker. Contact Tracy Rich at 703-264-0757 or email@example.com
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group. 7 p.m., Vienna Presbyterian Church, 124 Park St. N.E., Vienna. A group for anyone with multiple sclerosis and/or their family and friends will meet. The group meets the second Wednesday of every month. Free. To learn more, call 703-768-4841.
Kitchen/Bath Remodeling Seminar. 11 a.m. Park Street, Vienna. Terranova Construction will hold a free seminar entitled "How to Save Thousands in a Kitchen and Bath Remodeling Project" in a gourmet kitchen on Park Street in Vienna. The seminar will focus on how to maximize your investment, how to set up a budget that make sense financially, the characteristics of the materials for your project, latest kitchen and bathroom trends and more. Call Rita Dobrauchi at 703-761-0604 to register.
New Providence Republican Women's Club. 2-4 p.m., at the home of Carol Cannon, 2205 Aryness Drive, Vienna. The Club will hold its annual "Membership Tea." Former Virginia State Senator Jeannemarie Devolites- Davis will be the guest speaker. Call 703-591-7368.