Week in Vienna

Week in Vienna

Profiles of Women Past and Present

The reader's theatre production in honor of “Women's History Month” will be performed on Tuesday, March 8 at 7 p.m. at the Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Avenue East in Vienna. The Vienna Branch of American Association of University Women (AAUW) is co-sponsoring this program with the Patrick Henry Library. The dramatic presentation profiles outstanding women including polar explorer Ann Bancroft, pilot and humanitarian Jerrie Cob, and nuclear physicist Chien-Sheung Wu. Adults, teens and school age children are invited to attend this free program. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact: ViennaAAUW@yahoo.com . Register for the program online at www.fairfaxcounty.gov/library or by phone at 703-938-0405.

‘Flying the HUMP in WW II’

Chapter 227, Vietnam Veterans of America Inc., invites all veterans, friends, and the general public to attend the March 17 chapter meeting at Neighbor’s Restaurant, 262D Cedar Lane, Cedar Lane Shopping Center, Vienna at 7:30 p.m. As part of the chapter’s WWII Veteran Remembrance program, Nedda Thomas Davis, author of the “Hump Pilot,” will discuss her father, Ned Thomas, service as a C-46 army air corps pilot, in supplying Chinese troops fighting the Japanese during WW II. The vital flights endured the challenges and dangers of the high Himalayas Mountains of quickly changing adverse flying weather, invisible hostile wind currents, and primitive mountain airfields. For information, call Len Ignatowski at 703-255-0353 or visit the web site at www.vva227.org.

Vienna Decorating Firm Wins Best of Design

Interiors by LH/Laura Hildebrandt of Vienna won “Best of Design on Houzz.” The three-year old interior decorating and home staging firm was chosen for the second year in a row by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community.

The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories: Design, Customer Service and Photography.

“We’re so pleased to recognize Interiors by LH/Laura Hildebrandt voted one of our ‘Best Of Houzz’ professionals by our enormous community of homeowners and design enthusiasts actively remodeling and decorating their homes,” said Liza Hausman of Houzz.