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Burke & Fairfax Calendar

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<b>Thursday/June 17

</b>Fred Eaglesmith and The Ginn Sisters. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. jamminjava.com.

Afternoon Reading Group. 1 p.m. City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer. Adults. 703-293-6227.

Afternoon Book Discussion Group. 1 p.m. Burke Centre Library, 5935 Freds Oak Road, Burke. Call for title. Adults. 703-249-1520.

Practicing Positive Discipline. 10:30 a.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. How to encourage positive behavior and discourage negative behavior. This program presented in Korean. Adults. 703-644-7333.

<b>Friday/June 18

</b>Cats. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $44-$245. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Struan Shields CD Release, Berrett and Harrison and Alexis Babini. 6 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $12. jamminjava.com.

Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound. 9:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $20. jamminjava.com.

City of Fairfax Band Alte Kameraden. 7:30 p.m. Mason District Park Amphitheater, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. Octoberfest style with authentic fest musik and ‘gemutlichkeit’. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

The Jukebox Chronicles. 7:30 p.m. Royal Lake Park, 5344 Gainsborough Drive, Fairfax. Free. 703-324-7469.

SkateFest Fairfax Preliminary Rounds. 4-7 p.m. at Wakefield Skate Park, 8100 Braddock Road, Annandale. Preliminary rounds of the SK8 For A Cause and SkateFest Fairfax skateboard competition. The competition will continue on Saturday, June 19. Sign up at www.skatefestfairfax.com or visit Fairfax Surf Shop, 3936 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax. 703-425-5400 or jolleen@skatefestfarifax.com.

<b>Saturday/June 19

</b>Mosby Bus Tour. Sign in 8:15 a.m. at the Truro Rectory, 10520 Main St., Fairfax. Visit some unknown Mosby sites in Fairfax County. Arrive back at the Rectory approximately 5:30. Stuart-Mosby Historical Society members $65, non-members $75. Historian Tom Evans will sign books before the tour. Contact Don Hakenson at 703-971-4984 or dhakenson@cox.net.

Memories of the Korean War: Concert & Picture Exhibition. 7 p.m. at George Mason Center for the Arts, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. A choral art performance in remembrance of the Korean War 60 years ago. Samuel Barber's Agnus Dei, U.S. military Songs and more accompanied by a full orchestra. A Korean War Picture exhibition will also be a part of honoring and appreciating Korean War Veterans. Free for veterans; reservations required. $25-$45. 240-483-5593 or clee13@hotmail.com.

SkateFest Fairfax ‘Go Skateboarding Day.’ 1-7 p.m. at Wakefield Skate Park, 8100 Braddock Road, Annandale. SK8 For A Cause participants will follow a check pointed route through the park, with over $5,000 in prizes, food, activities. giveaways, games, open skate and music. Try out for the Fairfax Surf Shop Skate Team. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Hospital National Medical Center. 703-425-5400 or jolleen@skatefestfarifax.com.

Cats. 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $44-$245. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Rocknoceros Family Happy Hour. 7 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

Box & Won and Shawn Sky. 9:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra's OTO Woodwind Quartet. 10 a.m. Burke Lake Park Amphitheater, 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station. An introduction to five of the reed instruments that provide some of the orchestra’s most deeply colorful sounds. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

The 170th Birthday of Confederate Spy Frank Stringfellow. 1 p.m. at his grave, section A lot 1 site 1, Ivy Hill Cemetery, 2328 King St., Alexandria. Frank Stringfellow Camp #822 Sons of Confederate Veterans will host a short talk about its namesake and present a wreath. Free and open to the public. 703-250-8705 or stringfellowbuva@att.net.

Recycling/Shredding Event. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Paul VI Catholic High School, 10675 Fairfax Blvd., Fairfax. Proceeds go to the Teacher Scholarship Program. $8 per 12"x10"x15" box. 703-352-0925 or www.TrueShred.com.

Fairfax County Master Gardeners Association, Inc. 10 a.m. City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax. Horticultural tips, techniques and advice. 703-293-6227.

One-on-One Computer Tutoring. 10 a.m. Burke Centre Library, 5935 Freds Oak Road, Burke. Learn to use a computer and navigate the Internet. Call to reserve. Adults. 703-249-1520.

Neighborhood Plant Clinic. 10 a.m. Kings Park Library, 9000 Burke Lake Road, Burke. Gardening tips and strategies. Adults. 703-978-5600.

Northern Virginia Country Western Dance Association at Luther Jackson Middle School, 3020 Gallows Road, Falls Church. Line dance lessons at 7:30 p.m., couples specialty dance at 8 p.m. Open dancing 8:30-11 p.m. $5-$12. www.nvcwda.org or 703-860-4941.

Fair Oaks Mall Eighth Annual Balloon Day. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Fair Oaks Mall Grand Court, 11750 Fair Oaks Mall, Fairfax. With a clown and free balloons for every child. Coupons and special offers from participating stores and restaurants available. www.ShopFairOaksMall.com.

Burke Farmers Market. 8 a.m.-12 noon, Burke VRE lot, 5671 Roberts Parkway, Burke.

Father’s Day Golf Tournament. 8 a.m. at Burke Lake Golf Course, 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station. Teams of two compete in an 18-hole scramble format. Three divisions, father and junior age 7-12, father and junior age 13-17 and father with adult partner. Closest to the pin contests and prizes in all divisions. Limited to 48 teams. $60 per team including lunch. Reserve at 703-323-1641.

<b>Sunday/June 20

</b>NAACP Fairfax County Youth Council Meeting. 4 p.m. at the George Mason University Johnson Center, Robeson Room, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Meetings are open to youth ages 10-20. restonbell7@gmail.com.

Cats. 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $44-$245. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Acoustic performance by Justin Currie and Graham Colton. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $18. jamminjava.com.

Neighborhood Plant Clinic. 1 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Gardening tips and advice. Adults. 703-644-7333.

<b>Monday/June 21

</b>Earth, Wind & Fire. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $58-$471. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Marc Capponi’s Summer Solstice Spectacular. 7:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

Catholic Charities’ Annual Golf Tournament. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. at International Country Club, 13200 Lee Jackson Highway, Fairfax. Putting contest and silent auction, lunch, access to the putting green and driving range beginning at 11 a.m., and beverages during the tournament. Also included are greens fee, golf cart, goody bag, a cocktail reception and dinner. $275 registration fee. Proceeds support programs and services of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington. 703-841-3835 or www.ccda.net.

Chess Club. 3:30 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Learn the rules and strategy, play the game. Age 6-14. 703-644-7333.

<b>Tuesday/June 22

</b>The Fold, McTwist, Jonas Sees In Color and Breaking Borders. 7 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10 advance, $13 day of show. jamminjava.com.

SmartMarkets Weekly Farmer’s Markets. 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the corner of Monument Drive and Government Center Parkway in Fairfax Corner. Every Tuesday through Oct. 26. www.smartmarkets.org.

Neighborhood Plant Clinic. 10 a.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Gardening tips and advice. Adults. 703-644-7333.

Teen Book Group. 6 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. What's hot and what's not. Age 13-18. 703-644-7333.

Fairfax Farmers Market. 8 a.m.-12 noon, at Van Dyck Park, 3720 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax.

<b>Wednesday/June 23

</b>AR Rahman, Musician and Composer from "Slumdog Millionaire." 7:30 p.m. at George Mason University Patriot Center, 4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax. Tickets are $45-$500 at www.ticketmaster.com or 703-573-SEAT. www.arrahman.com or www.patriotcenter.com.

Jer Coons and Taylor Carson. 7:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

Evening Book Discussion Group. 7 p.m. Burke Centre Library, 5935 Freds Oak Road, Burke. Call for title. Adults. 703-249-1520.

Wakefield Farmers Market. 2-6 p.m., at Wakefield Park, 8100 Braddock Road, Annandale.

<b>Thursday/June 24

</b>Natalie Cole. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $64-$471. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Movies Under the Moon: "Casablanca" (PG). Gates open 6:30 p.m., movies begin 8:30 p.m. at Van Dyck Park, 3720 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax. 703-776-2235 or www.moviesunderthemoon.org.

Meg Hutchinson and Devon Sproule. 7 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10 advance, $13 day of show. jamminjava.com.

The Magic of Reading. 4:30 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Enjoy magic, comedy and fun with Jay Mattioli. Age 6-12. Tickets distributed beginning 30 minutes before the event, first come, first served. 703-644-7333.

Future and Poor Man’s Lobster. 10 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

<b>Friday/June 25

</b>Chayanne. 9 p.m. at The George Mason University Patriot Center, 4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax. The Puerto Rican singer, actor and dancer returns to the stage after a two year hiatus. Tickets are $61.50-$101.50, available at www.ticketmaster.com or 703-573-SEAT. www.patriotcenter.com.

Rain: The Beatles Experience. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $45-$500. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Movies Under the Moon: "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" (PG-13). Gates open 6:30 p.m., movies begin 8:30 p.m. at Van Dyck Park, 3720 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax. 703-776-2235 or www.moviesunderthemoon.org.

Beatlegras. 7 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $20. jamminjava.com.

The Blackjacks and Fight the Lion CD Release. 10 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

Mystic Warriors. 7:30 p.m. Royal Lake Park, 5344 Gainsborough Drive, Fairfax. Flutes, string and percussion instruments. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

Brain Benders. 2:30 p.m. Burke Centre Library, 5935 Freds Oak Road, Burke. See everyday objects through scientific eyes. Presented by Maryland Science Center. Age 6-12. 703-249-1520.

<b>Saturday/June 26

</b>Rain: The Beatles Experience. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $45-$500. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Movies Under the Moon: "Avatar" (PG-13). Gates open 6:30 p.m., movies begin 8:30 p.m. at Van Dyck Park, 3720 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax. 703-776-2235 or www.moviesunderthemoon.org.

The Bigger Lights. 5:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $12. jamminjava.com.

Rocknoceros. 10 a.m. Burke Lake Park Amphitheater, 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station. A power trio for children with Boogie Bennie, Coach Cotton and Williebob. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra's OTO String Quartet. 10 a.m. Mason District Park Amphitheater, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. Hear the instruments take on different roles in each selection, much like characters in a play. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

Fairfax County Master Gardeners Association, Inc. 10 a.m. City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax. Horticultural tips, techniques and advice. 703-293-6227.

Fishy Fun. 2:30 p.m. City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax. Silly songs, stories, and poems with storyteller Gary Lloyd. All ages. 703-293-6227.

One-on-One Computer Tutoring. 10 a.m. Burke Centre Library, 5935 Freds Oak Road, Burke. Learn to use a computer and navigate the Internet. Call to reserve. Adults. 703-249-1520.

Neighborhood Plant Clinic. 10 a.m. Kings Park Library, 9000 Burke Lake Road, Burke. Gardening tips and strategies. Adults. 703-978-5600.

Burke Farmers Market. 8 a.m.-12 noon, at VRE parking lot, 5671 Roberts Parkway, Burke.

<b>Sunday/June 27

</b>Historical Society of Fairfax County Meeting. 2 p.m. at Mount Vernon, the Robert H. and Clarice Smith Auditorium, 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon. A free guided tour of Mount Vernon will follow a short meeting. Open to the public. Paul Herbert, pnh9202@verizon.net.

Gordon Lightfoot. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $58-$314. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Movies Under the Moon: "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs" (PG). Gates open 6:30 p.m., movies begin 8:30 p.m. at Van Dyck Park, 3720 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax. 703-776-2235 or www.moviesunderthemoon.org.

Rosy Likes Red, Find Vienna and Corrin Campbell. 1:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10 in advance, $13 at the door. jamminjava.com.

An Acoustic Storyteller Evening with Lloyd Dobler Effect. 7 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $12. jamminjava.com.

City of Fairfax Concert Band. 7:30 p.m. Mason District Park Amphitheater, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

Puccini's "La Rondine." 7:30 p.m. at Providence Presbyterian Church, 9019 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax. A semi-staged performance of one of the composer’s last works, in the original Italian with projected English surtitles. Free, donations accepted. www.RiverbendOpera.com.

Neighborhood Plant Clinic. 1 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Gardening tips and advice. Adults. 703-644-7333.

Rocknoceros. 2:30 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Join Coach Cotton, Williebob, and Boogie Woogie Bennie for a rockin’ good time. Preschool. 703-644-7333.

Choir of the World A Cappella Concert. 2 p.m. at George Mason University Performing Arts Center, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Quartets performing will include the Alexandria Harmonizers, the Westminster Chorus, the Musical Island Boys, Sweden’s Ringmasters, OC Times, Maxx Factor, Masterpiece, the Crush, the Edge, Old School and more. www.alexandriaharmonizerspresent.com.

<b>Monday/June 28

</b>Mikey Wax, Nick Howard and Rachel Platten. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

Inova Blood Drive. 1 p.m. City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax. Photo ID required. Make appointments at 1-866-256-6372.

Lullabies at Bedtime. 7 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Stories, join in with activities about lullabies and sleep. Pajamas optional. Age 3-6 years with adult. 703-644-7333.

<b>Tuesday/June 29

</b>Wolftrap Children’s Theatre in the Woods. Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1624 Trap Road, Vienna. 10 a.m. Dinorock: The Great Dinosaur Mystery, 11:15 a.m. Hayes Greenfield’s Jazz-a-Ma-Tazz. Free workshops follow the 10 a.m. performance; reservations required at 703-255-1824. $8-$10. www.wolftrap.org.

Dig Those Dinosaurs. 2:30 p.m. City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax. Beale Street Puppets, prehistoric performers that bring the past alive. 703-293-6227.

Fun with Jonathan Austin. 10:30 a.m. Kings Park Library, 9000 Burke Lake Road, Burke. Juggling, magic and unicycling fun. All ages. 703-978-5600.

Neighborhood Plant Clinic. 10 a.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Gardening tips and advice. Adults. 703-644-7333.

Inova Blood Drive. 1-6:30 p.m. Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Photo ID required. Make appointments at 1-866-256-6372. Adults.

Fairfax Farmers Market. 8 a.m.-12 noon, at Van Dyck Park, 3720 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax.

Jonathan Mudd, Jimmy Landry and Chris Rosser. 7:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $12. jamminjava.com.

<b>Wednesday/June 30

</b>Wakefield Farmers Market. 2-6 p.m., at Wakefield Park, 8100 Braddock Road, Annandale.

Youth IMPACT Choir. 7:30 p.m. at Burke Presbyterian Church, 5690 Oak Leather Drive, Burke. Middle and high school youth perform contemporary and traditional Christian selections. Free. 703-764-0456 or julianne@burkepreschurch.org.

The Shields Brothers, Citizen and Irresponsible. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

<b>Thursday/July 1

</b>Pat McGee Band. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $57-$471. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Wolftrap Childrens Theatre in the Woods. Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1624 Trap Road, Vienna. 10 a.m. Dinorock: The Great Dinosaur Mystery, 11:15 a.m. Hayes Greenfield’s Jazz-a-Ma-Tazz. Free workshops follow the 10 a.m. performance; reservations required at 703-255-1824. $8-$10. Wolftrap.org.

<b>Friday/July 2

</b>Gipsy Kings. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $58-$471. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Rites of Ash CD Release, Along Those Lines with DJ I-Dee. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

Hot Society Orchestra of Washington. 7:30 p.m. Lake Accotink Park, 7500 Accotink Park Road, Springfield. Hot jazz and dance music of the ‘20s-‘40s. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

Swing Speak. 7:30 p.m. Royal Lake Park, 5344 Gainsborough Drive, Fairfax. Swing music. Free. 703-324-7469 or www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

Rites of Ash CD Release, Along Those Lines and DJ I-Dee. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.

<b>Saturday/July 3

</b>Gipsy Kings. 8 p.m. at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. $58-$471. 703-938-2404 or www.wolftrap.org.

Wolftrap Childrens Theatre in the Woods. Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1624 Trap Road, Vienna. 10 a.m. Dinorock: The Great Dinosaur Mystery, 11:15 a.m. Hayes Greenfield’s Jazz-a-Ma-Tazz. Free workshops follow the 10 a.m. performance; reservations required at 703-255-1824. $8-$10. www.wolftrap.org.

Parade The Day Reunion Show, Boys Will Be Boys and Safety Word Orange. 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10 advance, $13 day of show. jamminjava.com.

Burke Farmers Market. 8 a.m.-12 noon, at 5671 Roberts Parkway, Burke.

Northern Virginia Country Western Dance Association. At Accotink Unitarian Universalist Church, 10125 Lakehaven Court, Burke. Line dance lessons at 7:30 p.m., couples specialty dance at 8 p.m., open dancing 8:30-11 p.m. Two Step, Waltz, line, Swing, Cha Cha, and specialty dances. Admission $5-$12. www.nvcwda.org or 703-860-4941.

<b>Monday/July 5

</b>Open Mic Showcase hosted by Ron Goad. 7 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $2. jamminjava.com.

<b>Tuesday/July 6

</b>Wolftrap Childrens Theatre in the Woods. Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, 1624 Trap Road, Vienna. 10 a.m. Culkin School of Irish Dance: Tir na nOg, 11:15 a.m. Robbie Schaefer: Songs for Kids Like Us. Free workshops follow the 10 a.m. performance; reservations required at 703-255-1824. $8-$10. www.wolftrap.org.

SmartMarkets Weekly Farmer’s Markets. 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the corner of Monument Drive and Government Center Parkway in Fairfax Corner. Every Tuesday through Oct. 26. www.smartmarkets.org.

Fairfax Farmers Market. 8 a.m.-12 noon, at Van Dyck Park, 3720 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax.

Deep River and Marie Miller. 7:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. $10. jamminjava.com.