Inaugural Workhouse Glass National 2015. Through Jan. 17. W-16, Vulcan Gallery, Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. Join for the family-friendly exhibitions of glass art and the opening reception on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 6-8 p.m. workhousearts.org, 703-585-2900.
FCPS Art Teachers Exhibition. Nov. 14-Dec. 6. W-16 McGuireWoods Gallery, Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. Join for the exhibitions by the FCPS best art teachers. Discover the breadth of talent found in FCPS as you view works by art teachers. The exhibit will feature various media, unified by the artist’s passion to educate. workhousearts.org. 703-585-2900.
Sue Grace Art Exhibition. Nov. 14-Dec. 6. Workhouse Arts Center, Building W-10 Gallery, 9601 Ox Road, Lorton. Her paintings share the experience of giving birth, explore the bridge between abstract and figurative expression. Gracefamily999@verizon.net. www.workhousearts.org. 703-585-2900.
Small Plates: Choreography Festival. 8-10 p.m. 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. At the festival, a curated dance showcase features groups and solo pieces from regional dance companies, one of them being Beth Elliott Dance Group. $10-$15. www.workhousearts.org.
”Won’t Pipe Down.” 6:30 p.m. Accotink Unitarian Universalist Church, 10125 Lakehaven Court, Burke. A 35 minute documentary presenting the inside look at the residents of Nelson County, Va. vs. Dominion Power and the fight against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Screening of Film followed by a panel discussion with filmmakers Abby Riggleman and Danny McNew; and Science/Policy Experts Ernie Reed from Wild Virginia and Aaron Mintzes from Earthworks. Free. RSVP for meal planning by Nov. 11. 703-503-4579. email@example.com.
Naming Ceremony. 9:30 a.m. Sand Volleyball Complex, Burke Lake Park, 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station. The Sand Volleyball Complex at Burke Lake Park will be named in honor of David Lacey. Lacey has been the Sully District Representative to the Fairfax County Athletic Council for more than 23 years, beginning his tenure in 1992. Public is invited to attend. 703-324-8662.
The Robinson Marketplace. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 5305 Sideburn Road, Fairfax. Shop at over 80 vendors at the Holiday Market, raffle and silent auction sponsored by the Robinson Secondary School PTSA. Visit www.robinsonptsa.org.
Hula Performance and Dinner. 2-4 p.m. 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. Hula has been featured at many festivals and events throughout the region. The evening's program features the Hulau group performing songs and dance of the Islands as well as dinner of Hawaiian chili and rice to enjoy. Tickets: $10-$15. www.workhousearts.org.
FCPS Teachers Exhibition Reception. 6-9 p.m. W-16 McGuireWoods Gallery, Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. Discover the breadth of talent found in FCPS as you view works by art teachers. The exhibit will feature various media, unified by the artist’s passion to educate. The exhibition runs from Nov. 14-Dec. 6. Free. workhousearts.org. 703-585-2900.
Little River Glen Senior Center and Community Day. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Little River Glen Senior Center, 4001 Barker Court, Fairfax. Call 703-503-8703 for more information.
Saturday Art Walk. 6-9 p.m. The Workhouse Arts Center, 9601 Ox Road, Lorton. Exclusive tour of seven unique studio buildings on the second Saturday of each month. Exhibits to see include, FCPS Art Teachers Exhibition, Inaugural Workhouse Glass National and other featured artists. Free. http://www.workhousearts.org/event/2nd-saturday-art-walk-3/
Humane Society of Fairfax County Open House. 2-4 p.m. Humane Society of Fairfax County, 4057 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax. Tour our inviting adoption center, share autumn refreshments and meet the gorgeous cats/kittens, rabbits, guinea pigs and other adorable adoptables. 703-385-7387.
Clifton Barn Dance. 8 p.m. CBA Barn, 7139 Main St., Clifton. Bring a dessert or covered dish to share; drinks will be provided. CBA Members $45/couple. Singles $25. Guests welcome. Make check payable to CBA and mail to, Linda Diseati, 7590 Maple Branch Road, Clifton, VA 20124. 703-919-5337.
Art Exhibition Reception. 6-9 p.m. Workhouse Arts Center, Building W-10 Gallery, 9601 Ox Road, Lorton. Solo exhibit of Sue Grace. Her paintings share the experience of giving birth, explore the bridge between abstract and figurative expression. Exhibit runs from Nov. 14-Dec. 6. Free. Gracefamily999@verizon.net.
Holiday Express Boutique Craft Sale. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. St. Mary’s of Sorrows Church Hall, 5222 Sideburn Road, Fairfax. Handcrafted, one of a kind items for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Sweet Shoppe, Cafe, Silent Auction, Raffle. 703-426-8092 or 703-978-4141.