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Weekly Entertainment (Vienna/McLean/Great Falls)

June 15-22.

Friday/June 15

A Night for Americans: The Pietasters and Sunny Ledford. 8:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. www.jamminjava.com.

"Flora the Red Menace." 8 p.m. 1st Stage, 1524 Spring Hill Road, Tyson’s Corner. A musical by John Kander and Fred Ebb, set in the Great Depression. $15-$30. www.1ststagetysons.org.

Riverdance. 8 p.m. Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, 1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Final performances. www.riverdance.com or www.wolftrap.org.

Friday Afternoon Chess Group. 1 p.m. Great Falls Library, 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. All ages and skill levels welcome. 703-757-8560.

English Conversation Group. 10 a.m. Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. English conversation group. Adults. 703-938-0405.

Pokemon League. 3 p.m. Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. Learn and play. Age 5-18. 703-938-0405.

Friday Flicks. 10:30 a.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Call for film title. All Ages. 703-790-8088.

Saturday/June 16

"Flora the Red Menace." 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. 1st Stage, 1524 Spring Hill Road, Tyson’s Corner. A musical by John Kander and Fred Ebb, set in the Great Depression. $15-$30. www.1ststagetysons.org.

Saturday/June 16

Benefit Concert for SHARE, 4-5:30 p.m. at Charles Wesley United Methodist Church, 6817 Dean Dr., McLean. Donate food and hygiene/household supplies, grocery cards, and funds at the concert. Family friendly vocal and instrumental groups from local organizations and Charles Wesley will perform.

For Mercy Reunion: Benefit Concert for One Voice at 7 p.m.; Defakto, Actual Proof and DJ Mercury at 10 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. www.janmminjava.com.

Riverdance. 8 p.m. Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, 1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Final performances. www.riverdance.com or www.wolftrap.org.

West Coast Swing Dances. 7 p.m. Colvin Run Community Hall, 10201 Colvin Run Road, Great Falls. Second and third Saturday every month. 703-759-2685 or www.colvinrun.org.

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

Using Library eBooks and eAudioBooks. 10 a.m. Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. One-on-one instruction on selecting, checking out and using Fairfax County Public Library eBooks and eAudioBooks available through OverDrive. Call for appointment. Adults. 703-938-0405.

Plant Clinic. 10 a.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Masters Gardeners from the Fairfax County Cooperative Extension host plant clinics to answer gardening questions. Adults. 703-790-8088.

Master Gardeners Plant Clinic. 10 a.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Experts available to answer gardening questions. Adults. 703-242-4020.

Colonial Wheat Harvest. 1-4 p.m. The Claude Moore Colonial Farm, 6310 Georgetown Pike, McLean. Help the Farm family harvest their wheat and rye crops, such important

staples of colonial living. Admission $2-$3. 703-442-7557.

Sunday/June 17

Antique Car Show. 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sully Historic Site, 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly. More than 400 antique and classic cars, automotive flea market, live music, food available for purchase and more. $7-$10. 703-437-1794.

"Flora the Red Menace." 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. 1st Stage, 1524 Spring Hill Road, Tyson’s Corner. A musical by John Kander and Fred Ebb, set in the Great Depression. $15-$30. www.1ststagetysons.org.

Eric Lindell (at The Hamilton). 7:30 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. www.janmminjava.com.

Riverdance. 8 p.m. Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, 1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Final performances. www.riverdance.com or www.wolftrap.org.

The Dusty 45s. 6 p.m. Concerts on the the Green, Great Falls Village Center, Great Falls. Rockabilly. Free. www.dusty45s.com.

Wood Carving Lessons and Grinding Demonstrations. 12-4 p.m. Colvin Run Mill, 10017 Colvin Run Road, McLean. Carving lessons for age 8 and up. 703-759-2771.

Breakfast Buffet. 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Vienna American Legion, 330 Center St. North, Vienna. Adults $8, children $3. omelets, scrambled eggs, blueberry pancakes, bacon and more. Open to the public. 703-938-1379.

Monday/June 18

Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce Business Alliance Golf Classic. 11 a.m. Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox Road, Fairfax. With former Washington Redskins player Charles Mann. Register at 703-356-5424 or www.mcleanchamber.org.

Jon McLaughlin CD Release Show. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. www.janmminjava.com.

English Conversation. 10:30 a.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. English practice for non-native speakers. Adults. 703-242-4020.

Tuesday/June 19

Tuesday Storytime. 10:30 a.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 1-2 with caregiver. 703-790-8088.

Personalized Internet Training. 2:30 p.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. A 45-minute one-on-one Internet training session with a technology volunteer. Call for appointment. Adults. 703-790-8088.

Mystery Book Discussion. 6:30 p.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Call for title. Adults. 703-790-8088.

Practice Your English. 6:30 p.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Conversation group for adults learning English. 703-790-8088.

One-on-One English Practice. 1:30 p.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Call for appointment with an ESL volunteer. Adults. 703-242-4020.

One-on-One Computer Tutoring. 3 p.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Learn the basics of the Internet, Word and Excel. Call for appointment. Adults. 703-242-4020.

Wednesday/June 20

Counting Crows with Good Old War, Foreign Fields and Filligar. 7 p.m. Wolftrap Center for the Performing Arts, 1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Rock and folk music. $48 in-house, $30 lawn. www.wolftrap.org or 703-255-1868.

Book Discussion Group. 10:30 a.m. Great Falls Library, 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. Call for title. Adults. 703-757-8560.

Creature Teacher. 2:30 p.m. Great Falls Library, 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. Meet and learn about all kinds of animals. Presented by Bar C Ranch. Sign up each child and adult separately. 703-757-8560.

Hula with Mokihana. 2:30 p.m. Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. Experience traditional Hawaiian music. All ages. Sign up each child and adult separately. 703-938-0405.

Model Investment Club of Northern Virginia. 7 p.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. This group will meet on the third Wednesday all year. New visitors welcome. Adults. 703-790-8088.

Thursday/June 21

Empires. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. www.janmminjava.com.

Chapter 227, Vietnam Veterans of America Inc. 7:30 p.m. Neighbor’s Restaurant, 262D Cedar Lane, Cedar Lane Shopping Center, Vienna. Hugo Keesing will discuss his "…Next Stop in Vietnam, The War on Record: 1961-2008", an anthology of the war’s musical legacy. The general public and all veterans are invited. Free admission. 703-255-0353 or web page at www.vva227.org.

Natty Breaux. 7:30 p.m. Nottoway Park, 9537 Courthouse Road, Vienna. Swing and more. Free. 703-324-7469.

Summer Reading Program Kick-Off Party. 1:30 p.m. Great Falls Library, 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. Sign up and get great books. Performance by magician Mike Rose. Children. 703-757-8560.

Book Discussion Group. 7:30 p.m. Great Falls Library, 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. Call for title. Adults. 703-757-8560.

Creature Teacher. 10:30 a.m. Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Meet and learn about all kinds of animals. Presented by Bar C Ranch. All ages. Sign up each child and adult separately. 703-790-8088.

One-on-One Computer Tutoring. 2 p.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Learn the basics of the Internet, Word and Excel. Call for appointment. Adults. 703-242-4020.

One-on-One English Practice. 2 p.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Call for appointment with an ESL volunteer. Adults. 703-242-4020.

Book Discussion. 7 p.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Imperium: A Novel of Ancient Rome by Robert Harris. Adults. 703-242-4020.

eBook/eReader Instruction. 7:30 p.m. Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Learn about library eBooks and how to access them with your compatible device. Call for an appointment. Adults. 703-242-4020.

Diana Krall with Denzal Sinclaire. 8 p.m. Wolftrap Center for the Performing Arts, 1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Jazz vocalists. $50 in-house, $35 lawn. www.wolftrap.org or 703-255-1868.

Friday/June 22

Movies in the Park. 8:45 p.m. Glyndon Park, 300 Glyndon St. N.E., Vienna. "Puss in Boots." Free. In case of inclement weather, call 703-255-7842 two hours before show time.

Stephen Kellogg and the Sixers. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. www.jamminjava.com.

Joan Sebastian and Pepe Aguilar. 9 p.m. Patriot Center, 4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax. Latin music equestrian show. $64-$144, available at www.ticketmaster.com or 1-800-745-3000.

Friday Afternoon Chess Group. 1 p.m. Great Falls Library, 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. Players of all ages and all skill levels welcome. 703-757-8560.

English Conversation Group. 10 a.m. Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. English conversation group. Adults. 703-938-0405.

Pokemon League. 3 p.m. Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. Learn and play. Age 5-18. 703-938-0405.

Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles. 8 p.m. Wolftrap Center for the Performing Arts, 1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Performing from the Beatles catalogue $42 in-house, $25 lawn. www.wolftrap.org or 703-255-1868.

Family Skating. 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry Street SE. Family Skate Night will be held on Fridays, June 22 through Aug. 17. $1 per person. Bring your own roller skates or in-line skates (no scooters) and safety equipment. Parents are required to stay with their children and are welcome to participate. www.viennava.gov or call 703-255-6360.