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<b>Thursday/March 18</b>

Mother Goose Time. 11 a.m. Herndon Fortnightly Library, 768 Center St., Herndon. Songs, stories and action rhymes. Birth-23 months with adult. 703-437-8855.

Big Apple Circus. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

Write your Memories into Memoirs Beginner Class. 9:30 a.m. at Tall Oaks at Reston Assisted Living, 12052 North Shore Drive, Reston. A nine-week class that will teach you to turn your memories into meaningful stories. At the end of the program, stories will be bound and given to you as a keepsake. $15 RA members, $25 non-members. For adults 55 years and older. Register at Ashleigh@reston.org or 703-435-6577.

<b>Friday/March 19</b>

Big Apple Circus. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change. 8 p.m. at Reston Community Center CenterStage, 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston. Tickets $18-$21. 703-476-4500.

The Elden Street Players in ‘Metamorphoses.’ 8 p.m. at the Industrial Strength Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon. A modern adaptation of Ovid’s Roman mythological stories, this play contains mature themes and brief male nudity. Patrons in the front row may be splashed with water during the course of the show; towels provided. $19, $16 seniors and students. Reserve at 703-481-5930. www.eldenstreetplayers.org.

<b>Saturday/March 20</b>

Easy to Love: An Evening of Song, Poetry, and Good Company. 7:30 p.m. at St John Neumann Church, 11900 Lawyers Road, Reston. Silent auction begins at 6:30 p.m. Advance tickets $18 adults, $13 seniors and $8 students; $2 more at the door. 703-277-7772 or VoceVA@hotmail.com.

Easter Egg Hunt. 1-3 p.m. at Sully Historic Site, 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly. Ages 3-7 years are invited to bring baskets and hunt for filled Easter eggs in Sully’s fields. Find the special egg and claim a prize. Participate in an egg roll as children may have done at the Capitol when James Madison was president. Create an Easter craft to take home and enjoy treats. Eggs provided at the site. Egg hunts at 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Reservations required. $5 per child. www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/sully.

Weekend Bluegrass Concert Series: Jimmy Gaudreau and Moondi Klein. 6:30 p.m. at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 1090 Sterling Road, Herndon. www.holycrosslutheranchurch.net or www.jimmyandmoondi.com.

First Day of Spring Craft Time. 11 a.m. Herndon Fortnightly Library, 768 Center St., Herndon. Celebrate Youth Art Month with crafts. Children. 703-437-8855.

Children's Book Sale. 10 a.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. Used book sale. All ages. 703-689-2700.

Big Apple Circus. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change. 8 p.m. at Reston Community Center CenterStage, 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston. Tickets $18-$21. 703-476-4500.

The Elden Street Players in ‘Metamorphoses.’ 8 p.m. at the Industrial Strength Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon. A modern adaptation of Ovid’s Roman mythological stories, this play contains mature themes and brief male nudity. Patrons in the front row may be splashed with water during the course of the show; towels provided. $19, $16 seniors and students. Reserve at 703-481-5930. www.eldenstreetplayers.org.

<b>Sunday/March 21</b>

Easy to Love: An Evening of Song, Poetry, and Good Company. 3 p.m. at St. Timothy's Parish Hall, 432 Van Buren St., Herndon. Silent auction begins at 2 p.m. Advance tickets $18 adults, $13 seniors and $8 students; $2 more at the door. 703-277-7772 or VoceVA@hotmail.com.

Get Ready for Spring! 1-4 p.m. at Sully Historic Site, 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly. Help Sully Plantation with spring cleaning and buffing, polishing, washing and sweeping. Take home a historical reminder in your spring cleaning. House tour included. $6 adults, $5 students, $4 senior s and children. $2 extra per craft. www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/sully.

Audubon Society Bird Walk. 7:30 a.m. in Fred Crabtree Park, 2791 Fox Mill Road, Herndon. 703-256-6895 or www.audubonva.org.

Children's Book Sale. 10 a.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. Used book sale. All ages. 703-689-2700.

Big Apple Circus. 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change. 2:30 p.m. at Reston Community Center CenterStage, 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston. Tickets $18-$21. 703-476-4500.

The Elden Street Players in ‘Metamorphoses.’ 7 p.m. at the Industrial Strength Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon. A modern adaptation of Ovid’s Roman mythological stories, this play contains mature themes and brief male nudity. Patrons in the front row may be splashed with water during the course of the show; towels provided. $19, $16 seniors and students. Reserve at 703-481-5930. www.eldenstreetplayers.org.

<b>Tuesday/March 23</b>

Folk Club of Reston-Herndon: Samuel James. 7:15 p.m. at The Tortilla Factory, 648 Elden St., Herndon. Tickets $11 non-members, $10 members. ww.RestonHerndonFolkClub.com.

Dinosaur Stomp! Preschool Storytime. 11 a.m. Herndon Fortnightly Library, 768 Center St., Herndon. Books, stories and activities about dinosaurs. Age 2-5 with adult. 703-437-8855.

ESL Group Conversation. 11:00 a.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. ESL conversation group for adults. 703-689-2700.

Big Apple Circus. 7 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

<b>Wednesday/March 24</b>

Reading Comes Alive with Yoga. 10:30 a.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. Stories, music and yoga postures. 703-689-2700.

The Advance Man: A Journey Into the World of the Circus. 6:45 p.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. Author Jamie MacVickars provides an inside look at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey. 703-689-2700.

Big Apple Circus. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

<b>Thursday/March 25</b>

Lupus Support Group. 12 p.m. at Reston Hospital Center, The West Wing, 1850 Town Center Parkway, Reston. tinyurl.com/lupusgrps or 1-888-349-1167.

Preschool Storytime. 10:30 a.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. Stories and activities. Age 3-5 with adult. 703-689-2700.

Big Apple Circus. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

<b>Friday/March 26</b>

Big Apple Circus. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change. 8 p.m. at Reston Community Center CenterStage, 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston. Tickets $18-$21. 703-476-4500.

The Elden Street Players in ‘Metamorphoses.’ 8 p.m. at the Industrial Strength Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon. A modern adaptation of Ovid’s Roman mythological stories, this play contains mature themes and brief male nudity. Patrons in the front row may be splashed with water during the course of the show; towels provided. $19, $16 seniors and students. Reserve at 703-481-5930. www.eldenstreetplayers.org.

<b>Saturday/March 27</b>

Squirreling Around on a Spring Day. 11a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Sully Historic Site, 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly. In the early 1800s the Lee’s had a pet white squirrel. Children can find squirrels through the house, and make a white squirrel to take home. Reservations required. $5. www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/sully.

Big Apple Circus. 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Sterling. Tickets $15-$52 at 888-541-3750 or bigapplecircus.org.

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change. 8 p.m. at Reston Community Center CenterStage, 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston. Tickets $18-$21. 703-476-4500.

Weed Warriors Project. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Bright Pond. Help eradicate aggressive vines. Contact Ha Brock, 703-435-7986 or 703-999-1219.

The Elden Street Players in ‘Metamorphoses.’ 8 p.m. at the Industrial Strength Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon. A modern adaptation of Ovid’s Roman mythological stories, this play contains mature themes and brief male nudity. Patrons in the front row may be splashed with water during the course of the show; towels provided. $19, $16 seniors and students. Reserve at 703-481-5930. www.eldenstreetplayers.org.

<b>Sunday/March 28</b>

Reston Community Orchestra Concert. 4 p.m. at Reston Community Center, Hunters Woods, Reston. Pianist Carol Ann Barry and clarinetist Arnold Saslowsky and music by Chopin, Rubenstein, DeBussy and more. Free, donations accepted. www.restoncommunityorchestra.org.

The Elden Street Players in ‘Metamorphoses.’ 3 p.m. at the Industrial Strength Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon. A modern adaptation of Ovid’s Roman mythological stories, this play contains mature themes and brief male nudity. Patrons in the front row may be splashed with water during the course of the show; towels provided. $19, $16 seniors and students. Reserve at 703-481-5930. www.eldenstreetplayers.org.

<b>Monday/March 29</b>

Auditions for Wit, at The Industrial Strength Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon. Play runs June 4-26. 703-481-5930.

Scout Day. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Sully Historic Site, 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly. Outdoor stations will fill the grounds as Scouts earn badges or achieve electives for Tiger, Bear, Wolf and Boy Scouts, Daisies, Brownies, Juniors and Cadets. Reservations required. $15, Sully patch available for $4. www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/sully.

ESL Beginners. 11 a.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. ESL conversation group for adults. 703-689-2700.

Kids' Science. 3 p.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. Explore scientific topics through activities. Age 5-7. 703-689-2700.

<b>Tuesday/March 30</b>

ESL Advanced. 11 a.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. ESL conversation group for adults. 703-689-2700.

<b>Wednesday/March 31</b>

American Life History Camp. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Sully Historic Site, 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly. Discover the different lifestyles of the Lee family and the enslaved African Americans. Explore how textiles were woven and dyed. Cook in the 18th century kitchen and slave quarter. Bring a bag lunch. Lemonade and dessert provided. Ages 7-12. $25 per day or $70 for three days through Friday, April 2. ww.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/sully.

No Fooling. 6:45 p.m. Reston Regional Library, 11925 Bowman Towne Drive, Reston. Silly stories for April Fool`s Day. All ages. 703-689-2700.