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World-Class Jazz. 6 to 9 p.m. Paul Langosch on bass and Rick Whitehead on guitar. At the Copper Canyon, 5815 Trinity Parkway, Centreville. Call 703-830-6600 for reservations.
Mondays & Wednesdays
Zumba. 7-8 p.m. Latin-based dance fitness classes — no gym membership required. Visit www.gozumbafun.com.
Through Aug. 31
Summer Camp. For ages 3 to rising 9th graders. Teen Camp for rising 10th graders to rising 12th graders. At Mount Olive Baptist Church, 6600 Old Centreville Road, Centreville.
The Great Zucchini. 10 a.m. Free. Children's show at E.C. Lawrence Park Amphitheater, Centreville.
Vacation Bible School. 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Free. Explore the Amazing Wonders Aviation in a one week adventure kid’s encounter God’s awesome power through Bible Stories, Craft, motivating music and games. Oakton Baptist Church of Chantilly. Located at the corner of Sullyfield Circle and Route 50 in Chantilly. Call 703-631-1799
Obon Festival. 5:30 p.m. Ekoji Buddhist Temple is celebrating its 31st Obon Festival with a full-evening of activities including traditional Japanese folk dancing, a memorial candle ceremony, children’s games and a taiko performance by Nen Daiko. On Sunday, July 15, a joint service will be held at 11 a.m. and will be officiated by Rev. Brian Nagata, of Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai — America (BDK) visiting from Berkeley, Calif., who will also serve as the guest speaker. Contact email@example.com or http://www.ekoji.org.
John McCutcheon. 7:30 p.m. Folk musician at Frying Pan Farm Park in Herndon.
July 20-21 and 27-28
“Anything Goes.” Westfield Summer Stage celebrates 12 years of summer musicals with the classic, Cole Porter musical comedy, “Anything Goes.” At Westfield High, Friday-Saturday, July 20-21, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, July 27-28, at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, July 22, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Seating is reserved. Buy tickets online at www.westfieldtheatreboosters.com.
Music of the Civil War. 7:30 p.m. Sully Historic Site and Frying Pan Farm Park join together to host a concert of period music in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. The 97th Regimental String Band recreates an actual string band of the Civil War Era singing a wide variety of traditional American songs in authentic, "living history" style. At Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor Center, 2709 West Ox Road, Herndon. Call 703-437-1794.
“The Muppets.” 6 p.m. At the Starlight Cinema Drive-in Movies at Trinity Centre in Centreville.
Saturday/ Aug. 4 through Sunday/ Aug. 5
Expo. Fair Oaks Mall, 11750 Fair Oaks Mall, Fairfax, will present a Women and Children’s Expo for professional women in the Grand Court of the center. The Fair Oaks Women and Children’s Expo will feature such showcased services as continuing education, women's health care and career opportunities for women, along with enrichment programs for children including private schools, private preschools, martial arts, gymnastics, and arts and performance schools. Free and open to the public. Visit www.ShopFair.Oaks.Mall.com or call 703-359-8302.
Friday/Aug. 24 to Sunday/Aug. 26
Conference. Rebuilding Christendom: Towards a Vision of Reconstruction Amidst the Ruins. The Conference will include presentations by 10 speakers, a Friday reception, Continental breakfast on Saturday, Saturday lunch, Saturday dinner, full breakfast on Sunday, Mass on Saturday and Sunday. Early Bird registration of $150. At the Dulles Marriott Hotel. Visit www.rebuildingchristendom.com to register.
Saturday/ Aug. 25 to Sunday/ Aug. 26
Civil War Reenactment. Commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Medical Evacuation of wounded soldiers will be held at the Fairfax Station Railroad Museum. This Commemoration will honor Clara Barton, "Angel of the Battle Field" and Founder of the Red Cross. The Museum is located at 11200 Fairfax Station Road in Fairfax Station. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Outside activities are free. Museum fee is $5 adults; $1 children 5-10. Under 5 are free. Call 703-425-9225 or visit www.fairfax-station.org.
Sunday/ Aug. 26
Open House. Caring Hands Animal Hospital of Centreville is holding their 16th Annual Open House and Dog Wash from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dog wash for donation, silent auction, freebies, children's games, pet contests and more. Open to the public, proceeds will be donated to local animal rescues. 5659 Stone Road, Centreville. Call 703-830-5700.