Entertainment Calendar: Burke, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Springfield
0
Votes

Entertainment Calendar: Burke, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Springfield

Submit entertainment announcements at www.connectionnewspapers.com/Calendar/. The deadline is noon on Friday. Photos/artwork encouraged.

Ongoing

Floating Garden. Through May 26, in the Vulcan Gallery, 2nd Floor, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton. Toronto-based Artist Amanda McCavour creates experiential, immersive environments that represent places in her memory. Her three dimensional, embroidered art installations are made up of fabric designs that float within the space. Motifs included in her works are flowers, birds, plants and replications of living room furniture. Visit www.workhousearts.org for more.

Creative Aging Festival. Through May 31, in locations around Fairfax County. The Creative Aging Festival supports Fairfax County’s 50+ Community Action Plan’s Arts Initiative to promote arts programming for and by older adults. Core objectives include encouraging older adult participation in the community’s many public and private arts program; promoting public understanding of the benefits of older adult participation in the arts; and providing awareness to the broader community about the existing arts services for older adults in Fairfax County. This year’s Creative Aging Festival is presented by Fairfax county Neighborhood and Community Services in collaboration with ARTSFAIRFAX. Visit the Creative Aging Festival site at bit.ly/FairfaxCreativeAgingFestival.

Art Exhibit: “Transcend.” Through June 2, Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at Torpedo Factory Artists @ Mosaic Gallery, 2905 District Avenue, #105, Fairfax. Featured work by juried artists from the Torpedo Factory Art Center represent a variety of media including painting, printmaking, photography and 3-D mediums explore the theme of transcendence. A reception is planned for Thursday, May 9, 6-9 p.m. Visit www.torpedofactoryartists.com for more.

Featured Artist: Anne Hollis. Through June 2, gallery hours at Arches Gallery, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton. The whimsical exhibition, titled “Cirque du Plume,” is a series of mixed media collage artworks that depict circus acts performed by intrepid birds while dually representing family life. Visit archesgallery.weebly.com for more.

Burke Farmers Market. Through Dec. 21, 8 a.m.-noon at the VRE parking lot, 5671 Roberts Parkway, Burke. A great selection of fresh produce, baked goods, seafood, and dairy. All vendors make their own food or grow it locally within 125 miles. Call 703-642-0128 or visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets/burke for more.

Friday/May 24

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Live Music: Lesson Zero. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. at Fat Tuesday's, 10673 Braddock Road, Fairfax. Lesson Zero performs. Visit www.fatsfairfax.com for more.

Saturday/May 25

Fundraiser for Fairfax Station Railroad Museum. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Fair Lakes Promenade Barnes and Noble Book Store, 12193 Fair Lakes Promenade Drive, Fairfax. Museum volunteers will introduce visitors to life in Fairfax County during the 1800's and share stories and favorite books about the lives of the prominent people who lived and traveled through the County. Local authors will sign books available for sale at the Barnes and Noble. The museum will receive a percentage of net sales during the day when mentioning the Station at the checkout line. Visit www.fairfax-station.org or call 703-425-9225.

May 25-July 20

Art Exhibit: Somewhere Between You and Me. Fridays and Saturdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Olly Olly, 10417 Main St., 2nd Floor, Fairfax. In Somewhere Between You and Me, young nonbinary transgender artists intimately seek to understand and bring understanding to what it means to experience life as a nonbinary person. An evening reception is planned for Saturday, May 25, 7-10 p.m. with artists Miki Beyer, Emil Melia, Sami Cola, and Paul Karcic. Call 703-789-6144 or visit ollyollyart.com for more.

Sunday/May 26

21st Annual “Ride of the Patriots.” After assembling at Patriot Harley-Davidson on Lee highway in Fairfax, the parade of bikers will follow a route to the Pentagon where it will join with hundreds of thousands of other bikers for the 32nd annual “Rolling Thunder,” the massive parade of bikes headed to the National Mall and the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial to pay their respects to their fallen comrades and to remember all those who have given their lives. Visit www.rideofthepatriots.com for more.

Reading Circle Activities. 1-4 p.m. at The Fairfax Station Railroad Museum, 11200 Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station. A Reading Circle Activity Day will be held at the Fairfax Station Railroad Museum. Books featuring railroads or Civil War history are read and discussed and there may be a craft associated with the book theme that day. Ages 16 and older, $4; 5-15, $2; 4 and under, free. Visit www.fairfax-station.org or call 703-425-9225.

May 26-Aug. 2

Art Exhibition: Virginia Watercolor Society. Gallery hours in the McGuireWoods Gallery, Workhouse Arts Center, Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. Virginia Watercolor Society (VWS) is organizing its 40 th annual juried painting exhibition with about 85 paintings on display. Free and open to the public, May 26- Aug. 2. Visit www.workhousearts.org/ or www.virginiawatercolorsociety.org for more.

Monday/May 27

Park Authority Salutes Military with Free Admission Day. The Fairfax County Park Authority will honor those who serve and have served in the U.S. Armed Forces with a free day for military families at RECenters and lakefront parks on Memorial Day. Families can enjoy such amenities as pools, fitness rooms, drop-in fitness classes, gyms and mini-golf. The lakefront parks offer amusements such as carousel rides, boat rides, train rides, mini-golf and camping. Amenities vary by location. Excludes the Water Mine, regulation golf and food vendors.Visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/honoring-americas-veterans-memorial-day for details.

Wednesday/May 29

OAR's 2019 Jazz and Wine Fundraiser. 7:30-9:30 p.m. at The Winery at Bull Run, 15950 Lee Highway, Centreville. Guests will enjoy complimentary wine and catered hors d'oeuvres; the Greg Byrd Band will provide live jazz. Visit www.oarnova.org to register.

Thursday/May 30

Book Sale. 3-9 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Find summer reading at bargain prices. Thousands of like new books. Funds raised support adult and children's programming at the Richard Byrd Library. Free admission. Email rbfriends@gmail.com or call 703-451-8055.

Thursday-Friday/May 30-31

Broadway Pops Concert. 7:30-10 p.m. at Centreville High School Auditorium, 6001 Union Mill Road, Clifton. The CVHS choir’s annual Broadway Pops concert features music from the Broadway musicals “The Lion King,” “Mama Mia!” “Guys and Dolls,” “Dreamgirls,” “Motown,” and “On Your Feet!” as well as a composition by Francisco Núñez and solos from several seniors. Admission is free, however on-site donations will be greatly appreciated. Email slsweetman@gmail.com or call 703-389-1676.

Friday/May 31

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Campfire Fridays. 7:30-9 p.m. at Hidden Pond Nature Center, 8511 Greeley Blvd., Springfield. Stop by for nature explorations, animals, a campfire, s'mores and more. Each program features a different topic and different areas of the park. Programs are planned for July and August, too. Designed for family members age 3-adult. $8 per person. Call 703-451-9588 or visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/hidden-pond.

Haydn's Nelson Mass. 8-10 p.m. at Truro Anglican Church, 10520 Main St., Fairfax. Mark Irchai, Washington D.C. based concert pianist, chamber musician, and conductor, presents a program of masterworks from the orchestral and choral literature of the classical era. Joined by soloists Christie Phillips, Rhianna Cockrell, Joe Regan, and Ross Tamaccio. Free. Tickets are available for the Pre-Concert Lecture, beginning at 7 p.m. Visit markirchai.com/events for tickets.

Saturday/June 1

Family Mindfulness Workshop. 10:15-10:45 a.m. at Children's Science Center Lab, Fair Oaks Mall, Fairfax. Mindfulness is an increasingly popular approach for parents, guardians, and schools to allow students to experience calm, positivity, and presence. For children from kindergarten through grade 5 and their parents or guardians and is included with general admission to the Lab. $13 per person. Call 703-648-3130 or visit childsci.org/events-programs/in-the-lab/special-programs-events/ for more.

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Spring Festival. Noon-4 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church, 5936 Rolling Road, Springfield. Fellowship Baptist Church will hold a Spring Festival. Activities will

include a petting zoo, moon bounce, obstacle course, remote control race course, games for all ages, kids crafts, cake walk, prizes and refreshments. Free. All are welcome to attend. Visit www.honoringGod.org.

Concert: Sounds of Pohick. 4 p.m. at Historic Pohick Church, 9301 Richmond Highway, Lorton. “The Sounds of Pohick” annual concert will feature the St. Cecelia and St. Alban Children’s Choirs, the Pohick Pickers bluegrass group, the Pohick Bell, and the Early Church Music Ensemble performing spirituals, hymns, anthems and instrumental music. Musical instruments will include guitars, fiddle, bass, tin whistle, Celtic harp, organ, piano, keyboard and percussion. Free admission, and a reception follows in the parish hall. Call the church office at 703-339-6572, or visit www.pohick.org.

Clifton Caboose Run. 6-9 p.m. in the Town of Clifton, at the intersection of Clifton Road, Newman Road and Main Street. A 5K Run and 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk beginning in the turn-of-the-century town of Clifton. A post-race party with refreshments, live music and an awards ceremony will take place at the Red Barn near Clifton’s Main Street area. 5k run, $21; 1-mile fun run/walk, $15. Call 703-968-0740 or visit www.facebook.com/cliftonva.org.

Saturday-Sunday/June 1-2

Rose and Photography Competition. Saturday, 1:30-6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Merrifield Garden Center, 12101 Lee Highway, Fairfax. Arlington Rose Foundation presents a friendly rose and photography competition, a celebration of roses in more than 50 categories. Ask advice of award-winning exhibitors, vote for best fragrance, bid in a silent auction and plan a rose garden. Free and open to public. Visit www.arlingtonrose.org/ for more.

Sunday/June 2

Maker Faire NoVa. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Maker Faire NoVa is the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth — a family-friendly showcase of making, invention and creativity. Glimpse the future and get inspired. $2-$50. Call 703-437-5780 or visit nova.makerfaire.com.

"Memory Lane Day" Tours. 1-4 p.m. at The Fairfax Station Railroad Museum, 11200 Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station. The Fairfax Station Railroad Museum will conduct short walking tours (about 45 minutes each) of the immediate historic neighborhood around the Fairfax Station Railroad Museum. The tours involve moderate walking. There is no extra charge for the tours. Ages 16 and older, $4; 5-15, $2; 4 and under, free. Visit www.fairfax-station.org or call 703-425-9225.

Heritage Nepal Festival. 4-8 p.m. at Centreville High School, 6001 Union Mill Road, Clifton. America Nepali Society Heritage Festival will showcase Nepali Heritage, Traditions and Culture. The Cultural Program will be organized by kids from the community which will last approximately one and half hours. Free. Call571-331-5412 or visit www.americanepalsociety.org/ for more.

Wednesday/June 5

Celebrate the ’80s with Insight. 4-6 p.m. at Insight Memory Care Center, 3953 Pender Drive, #100, Fairfax. Insight was just starting in 1984, in a church basement, offering respite services for families living with memory impairment. Now in 2019, Insight is celebrating 35 years of care and support and they now open our doors to thousands of caregivers and families each year. Take a look back at where Insight has been, and look forward to an exciting future providing care, education, and support for families living with dementia in the community. Come and celebrate in style - or at least come to laugh at everyone else’s styles. RSVP at www.insightmcc.org.

Thursday/June 6

Silent Sentinel Awards. 6-9 p.m. at Army Navy Country Club (Arlington), 1700 Army Navy Drive, Arlington. Turning Point Suffragist Memorial Association is bestowing the Silent Sentinel Award upon seven people who exemplify suffragist strength in pursuit of equal rights. The evening's festivities include a cocktail reception, dinner, and a live performance of Elizabeth Cady Stanton: "Cyrano of the Suffragists." The evening also includes a silent auction as well as a live auction led by the Honorable Ken Plum. $200. Seating is limited, reserve space at www.eventbrite.com/e/countdown-to-suffrage-centennial-and-silent-sentinel-awards-gala-tickets-59388838615 or email pwirth@suffragistmemorial.org.

Friday/June 7

Grand Opening: Stemtree. 6 p.m. at Stemtree Education Center, 11226A Waples Mill Road, Fairfax. Stemtree offers students in grades K-12 one-on-one instruction in science, technology, and engineering. The community is invited to see the facility and to learn how Stemtree differs from traditional STEM centers.Light refreshments will be served. Visit www.stemtree.com/fairfax for more.

Friday-Sunday/June 7-9

Celebrate Fairfax! Festival. Northern Virginia’s largest community-wide event, the 38 th annual Celebrate Fairfax! Festival, is set to take place on the grounds of the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. The Celebrate Fairfax! Festival features 25 acres of concerts, family programs, exhibits, carnival rides and nightly fireworks. Among the festival’s highlights are more than 120 performances on seven stages, including Better Than Ezra and Smash Mouth. Call 703-324-3247 or visit www.celebratefairfax.com.

Saturday/June 8

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Movie Night: Rio. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Sunday/June 9

T-TRAK Scale Model Train Show. 1-4 p.m. at The Fairfax Station Railroad Museum, 11200 Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station. The Northern Virginia T-TRAK members will hold an N gauge Model Train Display. Ages 16 and older, $4; 5-15, $2; 4 and under, free. Visit www.fairfax-station.org or call 703-425-9225.

cal1>Wednesday/June 12

Sip and Swing. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/June 15

39th Annual Spring Civil War Mosby Bus Tour. The bus will leave Truro Parish, 10520 Main St., Fairfax City, promptly at 8:30 a.m. (return 5:30 p.m.) The tour will stop at Mount Zion Church, Aldie Mill, the Hathaway House (where Mosby climbed out on a limb), Old Whitewood and more. $65 members of the Stuart-Mosby Historical Society; $75 for non-members. To sign up contact Don Hakenson at 703-971-4984 or email dhakenson@verizon.net.

Declaration Day. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at George Mason's Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall in celebrating the anniversary of the Virginia Declaration of Rights, written by George Mason. This family-oriented program kicks off with a naturalization ceremony, followed by a variety of activities for all ages, a museum theater performance, and visits to Gunsont Hall’s brand-new exhibit: Revolutionary Rights. Complimentary. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org.

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Saturday-Sunday/June 16-17

Two-Day NTRAK Model Train Show. 1-4 p.m. at The Fairfax Station Railroad Museum, 11200 Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station. The Northern Virginia NTRAK members will hold a two day N gauge Train Show. Ages 16 and older, $4; 5-15, $2; 4 and under, free. Visit www.fairfax-station.org or call 703-425-9225.

Saturday/June 22

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Movie Night: Fantastic Mr. Fox. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Saturday-Sunday/June 22-23

Field Day 2019. Starts 2 p.m. Saturday, running 24 hours to 2 p.m. Sunday at Burke Lake Park, 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station. Members of the Vienna Wireless Society will be participating in Field Day at Burke Lake Park. The club will demonstrate radio communications, use satellite communications, and have a station where visitors may operate and talk on the air and experience the fun of amateur radio. Free. Call 703-395-6721 or visit www.viennawireless.net.

Saturday/June 29

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Goat Yoga. Noon. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Saturday/July 6

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Wednesday/July 10

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/July 13

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Saturday/July 20

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Saturday/July 27

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Saturday/Aug. 3

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Tuesday/Aug. 6

Searching Fold3 Records. 7-8:30 p.m. at Burke Centre Library, 5935 Freds Oak Road, Burke. Learn to search military records through the Fold3 database, available through the Library of Virginia and covering from the Revolutionary War to the Vietnam War. Free. Email slawski_brian@yahoo.com or visit www.burkehistoricalsociety.org.

Saturday/Aug. 10

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Saturday/Aug. 17

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Movie Night: The Princess Bride. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Wednesday/Aug. 21

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/Aug. 24

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Movie Night: Ice Age. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Saturday/Aug. 31

Summer Saturdays. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. Join Gunston Hall for a summer of fun. Each Saturday in June, July, and August, stop by for a historic adventure on the grounds and in the Visitor Center. Included with regular admission. Call 703-550-9220 or visit www.gunstonhall.org/visit/guide/upcoming-events.

Wednesday/Sept. 11

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Wednesday/Oct. 9

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/Nov. 30

2nd Annual Liberty Turkey Trot. 9 a.m. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Ongoing

Farmers Market. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Springfield Town Center, 6699 Spring Mall Drive, Springfield. Visit www.facebook.com/SpringfieldFoodworks/.

Second Saturdays. 6-9 p.m. at the Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Road, Lorton. The Second Saturday Art Walk is the perfect time to meet nearly 85 Resident and Associate Artists, creating art in the studios or exhibiting in our galleries. Experience performances of dance, cabaret, comedy, big band, jazz, and theater. Indulge in classes in the art of mixology or cuisines from around the globe. Enjoy art exhibitions in nine galleries of the region’s finest sculpture, painting, glass, ceramics, and fiber art works. Visit www.workhousearts.org/.

Senior Line Dancing. Mondays, 1 p.m.; Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m. at Little RIver Glen Senior Center, 4001 Barker Court, Fairfax. Line Dancing is a gentle, social form of aerobic activity. Studies have shown it aids in warding off Alzheimer's disease. No previous experience needed. Cost: $5 per 8-week session. Email barbriba@hotmail.com or call 703-524-3739.

Fairfax Pets on Wheels New Volunteer Orientation. An orientation for new volunteers interested in visiting residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities with their approved pets through the Fairfax Pets On Wheels program is held the first Wednesday of every month starting at 7:30 p.m. Visit www.fpow.org for each month’s location. Prior to attending, please complete the online application found at www.fpow.org/volunteer. www.fpow.org, 703-324-5424 or dfspetsonwheels@fairfaxcounty.gov.

Carolina Shag. Wednesdays, 6:30-10 p.m. at Arlington/Fairfax Elks Lodge, 8421 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax. Free lessons at 7:30 p.m. No partners needed. Dinner menu. $8. Under 21 free. nvshag.org.

FUN-Exercise Thursdays, noon-12:50 p.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church Family Room, 7434 Bath St., Springfield. Inova certified exercise instructor leads a moderate level exercise class with music and current events conversation. Muscle, Balance, Strength Training using stretch bands and weights both standing and seated exercises. Instructor donation is $5. moorefitt@yahoo.com or 703-499-6133.

Exercise Program Mondays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. year-round at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 5114 Twinbrook Road, Fairfax. The exercises are for strength, balance and maintaining limberness. Contact SCFB office at 703-426-2824 for more information.

Cafe Ivrit (Hebrew Cafe). Wednesdays. 8:15-9:15 a.m. Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia, 8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax. Shalom (hello) Did you always want to converse in Hebrew? Join Na’ama each week for conversational Hebrew. You will learn and practice Hebrew in a fun and interactive way while learning more about Israel. Free, however we ask that you try to attend regularly. RSVP Naama.Gold@jccnv.org.

Smoke Free Bingo. 7 p.m. Every Friday. Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Free coffee, entertaining callers, $1,000 jackpot (with breaks for smoking friends). www.fairfaxvd.com. 703-273-3638.

English Conversation Groups weekly at George Mason, Burke Centre, and Lorton Libraries Practice and improve your English. Day and start times vary. Visit: va.evanced.info/fairfaxcounty/lib/eventcalendar.asp

Funday Monday 10:30 a.m., every Monday at Old Town Hall, 3999 University Drive, Fairfax. There will be music, movement, storytelling, performances, crafts, and more. It is open to children of all ages, however especially for those who haven’t yet started school. Programs are free and open to the public, donations are gratefully appreciated. There is ample free parking in the downtown area, and stroller access at the rear of Old Town Hall on Main St. 703-385-7858 www.fairfaxva.gov/culturalarts for more.