Send notes to the Connection at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-778-9416. Deadline is Friday. Dated announcements should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event.
</b>Document Shredding/Recycling. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Mark Twain Middle School, 4700 Franconia Road, Alexandria. Residents may shred up to 5 medium-sized boxes of personal documents per household at no charge. Remove binders and binder clips. Information stored on film or computer disks will not be accepted, paper documents only. All documents will be shredded on-site by and the shredded material will be taken to a local recycling facility. www.fairfaxcounty.gov/recycling or 703-324-5052, TTY 711.
</b>Electric Sunday. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the I-66 Transfer Station, 4618 West Ox Road, Fairfax. Residents may recycle old televisions, computers and peripheral electronics, speakers, printers, scanners, unbroken fluorescent tubes and light bulbs. www.fairfaxcounty.gov/recycling or 703-324-5052, TTY 711.
</b>Health Screenings. 9 a.m. at Springfield Church of Christ, 7512 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield. Screenings for cardiovascular conditions, irregular heart rhythm, abdominal aortic aneurysms and hardening of the arteries in the legs. Bone density to assess osteoporosis risk also available. Packages start at $139. Schedule appointments at 1-877-237-1287 or www.lifelinescreening.com.
</b>Lorton Farmers Market. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the VRE Parking Lot, 8990 Lorton Station Blvd., Lorton. Open Sundays through Oct. 31. www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/wp-farm-mkt.htm.
</b>Springfield/Alexandria Women’s Club Luncheon. 11:30 a.m. at Springfield Golf & Country Club, 8301 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield. Guest Sharon Kehn, Senior Beauty Consultant with Mary Kay Cosmetics will show some new looks, Gwendolyn Hudson-Henderson will speak. $17 per person. Reserve at 703-590-6562 or SpringWmConn@yahoo.com.