To have community events listed in the Connection, send to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is Friday.
VTRCC Sip ‘n’ Sample May Membership Mixer. 5:30 p.m. Cardinal Bank, 1650 Tysons Blvd., Tysons Corner. Food, drinks and more. $15-$20. 703-281-1333 or www.vtrcc.org.
Mclean Art Society. 10 a.m. Mclean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. Pauline Lorfano will be the featured artist. 703-790-9123.
Cat Adoptions. 6:30-8:30 p.m. PetSmart, 8204 Leesburg Pike, Vienna. Every Friday. Sponsored by Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation. www.lostdogrescue.org.
Volunteers for Change Orientation. 6 p.m. Volunteer Fairfax Office, 10530 Page Ave., Fairfax. The program features a flexible calendar of weekend and weekday evening projects. Reservations required at 703-246-3895 or email@example.com.
Providence District Democrats Annual Mayfest. 6 p.m. 2409 Rocky Branch Road, Vienna. Food, silent auction and live music. Sponsored by the Fairfax County Democratic Committee. www.fairfaxdemocrats.org.
Fairfax County presents Legal Tools for Caregivers. 7 p.m. Thomas Jefferson Library, 7415 Arlington Boulevard, Falls Church. Free. Register at 703-324-5205, TTY 711, www.fairfaxcounty.gov/dfs/olderadultservices or firstname.lastname@example.org.