Falls Church Occasion Calendar: August 4 – 10, 2022

The twelfth Annual Lizzie Borden Ax Throwing Competitors in assist of the American Legion Put up 130 will happen on Saturday, August 6 at 400 N. within the Metropolis of Falls Church. Will probably be in Oak St. Registration begins at 11 a.m., follow begins at 12 a.m. and the competition will start at 1 p.m. The price of registration is $20 per individual. The primary place award is the Silver Tomahawk. Name 703-533-1945 for extra data. (Photograph: Theresa Irwin)

Thursday, August 4

New Yorker dialogue group. Month-to-month dialogue group for readers of The New Yorker introduced by Mary Riley Stiles Public Library. E-mail Pete Sullivan ([email protected]) for Zoom invitations. 2 – 3 pm

Solace Outpost Trivia Evening. The primary and second place groups received reward playing cards. 571-378-1469. (444 W. Broad St., Falls Church). 7 – 9 pm

Saturday, August 6

Falls Church Farmers Market. Each Saturday, the market carries recent, native produce, meat, dairy, flowers, honey, and extra. Covid-19 tips have been adopted. (300 Park Avenue, Falls Church). 8 am – 12 midday

Cherry Hill Open Home Excursions. Cherry Hill Historic House and Farm is now providing fair-led excursions by the October Cherry Hill Farmhouse (312 Park Ave., Falls Church). For extra data, go to cherryhillfallschurch.org. 10:00 am – 12 pm

“My Journey to the Honest” Storytime. Native author Mallika Appana will learn her youngsters’s e book “My Journey to the Honest: A Journey By the Handicrafts of India” and likewise reveal the right way to make one of many handicrafts described in her story. Tyson-Pimmitt Regional Library (7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church). Craft will embody material paint, which is advisable for ages 5-12. Register on-line at librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/occasion/9355911. 11 – 11:30 am

Wes Isley Magic Present. Wes Isely and his household are bringing again their magic present on the Mary Riley Stiles Public Library (120 N. Virginia Ave., Falls Church). His Magic and Phantasm exhibits are filled with viewers participation, comedy routines, and animal results. 11 am – 12 midday

Claws to learn with Lucy. These are welcome to fulfill up with Lucy, a educated remedy canine, and skim aloud to her. Guests can carry their very own e book or select one from the library. Stroll-in welcome. Thomas Jefferson Public Library (7415 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church). 2 – 3 pm

Monday, August 8

Meditation for youngsters Tyson-Pimmitt Library (7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church) is inviting youngsters ages 5-12 and their dad and mom/guardians to a session of guided meditation. Register on-line at librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/occasion/9148391. 3 – 4 pm

Nonfiction E-book Dialogue Group. For August, the group will talk about “They Cannot Kill Us Till They Kill Us: Essays by Hanif Abdurraquib.” The occasion can be held nearly on Zoom; Register on-line at mrspl.librarycalendar.com to take part. at 7 pm

Tuesday, August 9

I wish to be…once I develop up. Wolf Lure Grasp Instructing Artist Kofi Dennis will current methods to adapt songs, customs and actions from different cultures into the each day routine of each household. Contributors will take an imaginary journey to soak up the actions, sounds and devices of varied West African traditions. Tyson-Pimmitt Regional Library (7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church). Register on-line at librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/occasion/8906327. 2:30 – 3:15 PM

Thursday, August 4

Metropolis of Fairfax: Principal Avenue Group Band. Fairfax County Authorities Heart (12000 Authorities Heart Parkway, Fairfax). 5:30 pm

Hardly ever seen. Notoway Park (9537 Courthouse Street, Vienna). 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

Alikeh. Frying Pan Farms Park (2709 West Oaks Street, Herndon). 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

Friday, August 5

Washington Balalaika Orchestra. Mason District Park (6621 Columbia Pike Annadale). 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

Lag. Grist Mill (4710 Mount Vernon Memorial Excessive, Alexandria). 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

Daryl Davis. Royal Lake Park (5344 Gainsborough Dr., Fairfax). 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

Metropolis of Fairfax Band Alte Kameraden German band. Lake Akotink (7500 Akotink Park Street, Springfield). 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

Saturday, August 6

Grandson, Jr. Burke Lake Park (7315 Oaks Street, Fairfax Station) at 10 a.m. 703-324-7469.

Uncle Devin Present. Customer Heart and Amphitheater (5040 Walney Street, Chantilly) at 10am 703-324-7469.

Marsha and submit. Audrey Moore Rec Heart (8100 Braddock Street, Annadale) at 10 a.m. 703-324-7469.

Lesson zero. Austin Grill (8430 Previous Keene Mill Street, Springfield). 703-644-3111 at 7 p.m.

Bolivian Cultural Heritage Evening: “Fraternidad Folkloria Cultural Morenada Bolivia.” Ocean Corridor Park (7900 Heritage Drive, Annadale) 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

afternoon. Arrowbrook Heart Park (2351 Area Level Street, Herndon) 703-324-7469 at 7:30 p.m.

Margot McDonald. Workhouse Arts Heart in Lorton (9518 Workhouse Approach, Lorton) 7:30 p.m. 703-324-7469.

Sunday, August 7

Ariel Silver. Sandy Spring Museum (17901 Bentley Street, Sandy Spring, MD). 301-774-0022 at 7 pm.

Wednesday, August 10

123 handle. Frying Pan Park Customer Heart (2709 West Ox Street, Herndon). 10:00 am 703-324-7469.

El Terona. Graham Street Group Constructing (3036 Graham Street, Falls Church) at 7:30 pm 703-324-7469.

Taisha Estrada. Mason District Park (6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale). 703-324-7469 at 7:30 pm.

The Live shows within the Park, organized by the Falls Church Village Preservation and Enchancment Society (VPIS) and the Division of Recreation and Parks, concluded their closing present of the 12 months final week. Live shows within the Park will return subsequent summer time for the thirty first 12 months of leisure. The Apple Corps (pictured right here) is a Beatles cowl band that incessantly performs the Falls Church area. (Photograph: Gordon Thies)

Thursday, August 4

Summer season live shows at Cherry Hill Park. The 2022 Summer season Live performance within the Park Sequence, organized by the Falls Church Village Preservation and Enchancment Society (VPIS) and the Falls Church Recreation and Parks Division, returns for its thirtieth 12 months of native musical leisure. Friends hear a wide range of regional artists – in types starting from blues to rock to Latin – every week in Cherry Hill Park (312 Park Ave., Falls Church) starting at 7 p.m. and now, the final of the summer time. For the efficiency, attendees will get the possibility to expertise Huge Howdy, a gaggle specializing in bluegrass music. Guests are suggested to carry blankets or folding chairs and picnic dinners, as seating is not going to be offered. For extra data, go to Fallchurchva.gov/632/Live shows-in-the-Park.

Windfall presents. As a part of the Fairfax County Park Authority’s Summer season Leisure Sequence, an ongoing set of dwell music performances takes place at Windfall District Notoway Park (discovered at 9601 Courthouse Street, Vienna) and the Graham Street Group Constructing (positioned at 3036 Graham Street, Falls). will host. Church) on Wednesday and Thursday nights, all through the month of August. Upcoming exhibits in Notoway Park are Thursday, August 4, The Seldam Scene (Bluegrass); Thursday, August 11: Kathy Ponton King (Roots, Blues); Thursday, August 18: Yellow Dubmarine (Beatles Tribute Band); and Thursday, August 25: Billy Coulter (Roots Rock, Pop). Upcoming performances on the Graham Street Group Constructing are – Wednesday, August 3: The Continental (Polka Music); Wednesday, August 10: El Terona (Colombian dance); Wednesday, August 17: Centro Cultural Peru (Peruvian Dance); and Wednesday, August 24: Caso Metal Drum Band (Caribbean Music). Those that want to volunteer at an occasion can e mail [email protected] For extra data, go to fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.

as you want It. Introduced by the Nova Nightsky Group Theatre, William Shakespeare’s “As You Like It”, a tangled story of affection, lust, and mistaken identification, begins Thursday, August 4 – Saturday, August 6, with three consecutive performances from 7:30 p.m. Will do Thursday, August 11 – Saturday, August 13, all going down on the Vienna Baptist Church (positioned at 541 Marshall Street SW, Vienna). This rendition of “As You Like It” is directed by Chuck O’Toole. Patrons are inspired to carry their very own chairs and blankets when manufacturing is out. Within the occasion of inclement climate, patrons could attend one other evening or a rescheduled date can be offered. For extra data and tickets go to novanightskytheater.com/box-office.

Friday, August 5

2022 Summer season Cabaret Sequence. Sponsored by Sisler’s Stone and produced by Inventive Cauldron, the Summer season Cabaret sequence is a season-long celebration of music and musical theatre. Each Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., now September seventeenth, viewers will expertise the DC space’s nice native expertise. Upcoming performances will embody Abby Middleton, Favourite Youngster, Jacques, Sally Imbriano, DeCarlo Raspberry, Sarah Anne Stillers, Susan Derry, Wesley Diner and Kanyesha Williams. The Inventive Cauldron, a non-profit skilled theater within the Metropolis of Falls Church, is positioned at 410 S. Maple Avenue, Falls Church. For extra data and tickets, go to Creativecauldron.org.

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