Editor’s Note: Be aware that many events could be cancelled as precaution to the spread of COVID-19. Please check before heading to events.
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Climate Change Forum. 7:30-9:30 p.m. At Sully District Governmental Center, 4900 Stonecroft Blvd., Chantilly. Sully District Democratic Committee sponsoring a Hot Topic Forum on Climate Change - A Message of Urgency and Hope featuring Molly Bakal, Earth Rise Indivisible/Climate Reality Project, and Karen T. Campblin, Green New Deal Virginia. For details, email: LizWalker2@iCloud.com.
Super Pet Expo. At Dulles Expo Center, 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly. Fri., Mar 20 – 3-8 p.m.; Sat. Mar. 21 - 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun. March 22 - 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission: Adults $13; Children age 4-12 $8, age 3 and under – Free. The family-friendly event will feature more than 200 pet-related exhibits along with entertainment and educational activities. Dogs, cats, Champion Trainer, hermit crabs and reptiles will highlight this show. Tickets: www.superpetexpo.com
Daffodil Shabbat. 7:30 p.m. At Temple Beth Torah, 4212-C Technology Court, Chantilly. At this special Shabbat service, recognize people both in and outside of the congregation who are “survivors” of cancer. The term “survivor” encompasses person, family member, or friend whose life has been touched by cancer. The daffodil is one of the first flowers of spring and a worldwide symbol of hope. Named accordingly, Daffodil Days— is an annual American Cancer Society program—which has helped spread cancer awareness and raise money towards a cure for more than 40 years. Come on your own or bring friends and caregivers -- anyone whose presence gives you support. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
CVHS Spring Play. At Centreville High School, 6001 Union Mill Road, Clifton. In Ella Hickson’s adapted version of J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan, when Peter Pan and Tinkerbell stumble into the Darling’s home one evening, Wendy takes the lead on their journey to Neverland, facing pirates and the Lost Boys. See Wendy ultimately discover the key to her parents’ floundering marriage and what it means to grow up in Centreville High School’s production of Wendy and Peter Pan this spring. Cost is $15. Visit the website: https://www.theatrecentreville.com/wpa/
Red Shoe 5K. 9-11 a.m. At the Bull Run Special Events Center, 7700 Bull Run Drive, Centreville. The family-friendly event will include a 5K, a Kid’s Fun Run (ages 8 and under), and additional activities. Visit the website: https://rmhcdc.org/news-events/red-shoe-5k/
Wine, Whiskers and Wags Fundraiser. 1-5 p.m. At The Farm Brewery & Winery at Broad Run, 16015 John Marshall Hwy., Broad Run. Wine, Whiskers and Wags (and Beer) annual fundraising event to feature online silent auction, live music, and drinks and fare. Sponsored by Friends of the Fairfax County Animal Shelter, nonprofit 501(c)(3). Tickets are required and may be purchased in advance for $50 at www.ffcas.org. Wine tickets may also be purchased at the event for $60. Admission includes live music, outdoor games, heavy hors d’oeuvres, a ticket for a glass of wine, beer or wine slushy, a keepsake beer glass and Friends goodie bag, participation in the online silent auction and access to exhibitors. The event takes place on the Brewery & Winery’s pavilion grounds with access to the farm surroundings. Guests are invited to bring well-behaved, friendly dogs and chairs and blankets for a picnic experience. Event sponsors are still needed. Interested businesses and individuals should contact Friends of the Fairfax County Animal Shelter at 571-212-9858.
2020 OAR 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, hors d'oeuvres, and music from the Greg Byrd jazz band. The winery provides a beautiful setting for OAR to share its successes and present upcoming opportunities. Featuring Keynote Speaker Chris Wilson, whose book, The Master Plan, will be available free to the first 150 guests in attendance. Chris will be available for book signing after sharing his story about Life in Prison to a Life of Purpose.
Bull Run Elem. Anniversary. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. At Bull Run Elementary, 15301 Lee Highway, Centreville. Bull Run Elementary is celebrating its 20-year anniversary. Featuring photo booth and balloon art, moon bounce, musical showcase, opening of time capsule, Bach 2 Rock DJ, food trucks, face painting and spin art.
Diabetes Sisters PODS Meetup. Meets the first Monday from 7-9 p.m. At Chantilly Regional Library, 4000 Stringfellow Road, Chantilly. An evening of sisterhood, encouragement, and peer support. Opportunities to share experiences, peer support, and lived expertise with others who have been there too. Meet with other women living with diabetes for encouragement, education, and empowerment. Women age 18+ living with any type of diabetes or prediabetes are welcome, regardless of whether they were diagnosed yesterday or 40-plus years ago. They strive to create an open, respectful environment for women with diabetes or prediabetes to truly focus on their health. Free. Visit the website: https://diabetessisters.org/pods-meetups
Fitness for 50+. Daytime hours, Monday-Friday at Sully Senior Center, 14426 Albemarle Point Place, Chantilly. Jazzercise Lite, Zumba Gold, Hot Hula Fitness (dancing Polynesian style), Strength Training, Qi Gong, Tai Chi and more. Membership is $48 a year, and waivers are available. Email email@example.com or call 703-322-4475 for more.
History Volunteers Needed. Fairfax Station Railroad Museum needs history buffs. The Museum offers a variety of volunteer opportunities in Museum events, programs and administration. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-945-7483 to explore opportunities. The Museum is located at 11200 Fairfax Station Road in Fairfax Station. It is open every Sunday, except holidays, from 1-4 p.m. www.fairfax-station.org, 703-425-9225.
Art Guild of Clifton Exhibit. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. at Clifton Wine Shop, 7145 Main St., Clifton. Includes oil paintings of European settings; doors, windows, and flower shops. Free. Call 703-409-0919 for more.
Carolina Shag Dance. 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 at 6:45 p.m. Tickets are $8. Visit www.nvshag.org for more.
Open Rehearsal. Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. at Lord of Life church, 13421 Twin Lakes Drive, Centreville. The Fairfax Jubil-Aires barbershop chorus invites men of all ages who enjoy singing. Free. Visit www.fairfaxjubilairs.org for more.
Live After Five. Fridays at 5:30 p.m. at The Winery at Bull Run, 15950 Lee Highway, Centreville. Every Friday night a band plays on the patio of the winery. Free to attend. Visit www.wineryatbullrun.com for a full schedule.
Mondays are Family Night. 5-7 p.m. at Villagio, 7145 Main St. $45 for a family of four. Call 703-543-2030 for more.