Spring Community Reading Festival/Fiesta de la lectura
This spring, Arlington Kids Read holds its third Community Reading Festival on Saturday, May 11, 2013. Join in for a wonderful afternoon celebrating family reading with bilingual read-alouds, crafts and snacks.
With Arlington Magazine, TRC has created a new reading initiative, Arlington Kids Read. Its goal is to promote reading for Arlington kids and families and to raise funds to support TRC’s ongoing reading programs for at-risk kids.
Hear stories read by Adam Ebbin (state senator), Desiree Fairooz (Arlington County Library), Maria Greene (Hola Baby), Mary Hynes (county board member) and Alfonso Lopez (state delegate).
Verizon is the Signature Sponsor of Arlington Kids Read.
Location of the Arlington Community Reading Festival:
Campbell Elementary School
737 S. Carlin Springs Road
Arlington, VA 22204
Clarendon Moms Inauguration Guide 2013
The Presidential Inauguration is around the corner. President Obama will be sworn in for his second term next Monday, January 21st, 2013. The date is also a Federal Holiday commemorating Martin Luther King, Jr. An entire week of festivities will include the Presidential Swearing-in Ceremony, Inaugural Address, Inaugural Parade and numerous inaugural balls and galas honoring President Barack Obama for his second term. The official theme for the 2013 inauguration is “Faith in America’s Future,” monumentalizing the United States’ perseverance and unity, celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the placement of the Statue of Freedom atop the Capitol Dome in 1863.
2013 Inauguration Schedule Continue reading
Free Event for the entire Family: Enjoy a Winter Wonderland this Saturday, December 15th from 3 PM – 7 PM at Market Common Clarendon.
This is a wonderful annual holiday event that includes free holiday festivities for the whole family, live music (holiday carols) and a visit from Santa Claus, who will arrive on an Arlington County Fire Department Truck.
The radio station MIX 107.3 will be broadcasting live and hosting a collection for the U.S. Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots drive from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. View the guidelines for the Toys for Tots drive online.
For event information, call 703-785-5634, or visit Market Common Clarendon.
Join us for an exciting day of literary and live performances from Encore Stage & Studio!
Saturday, October 13 – Sunday, October 14, 2012
2800 Clarendon Blvd. Arlington, VA
Voucher ID: 10847374
Join Encore Stage & Studio for an exciting day of fun at our Barnes & Noble Bookfair! Design your own bookmarks, learn about improv, and see The Encore Show Choir perform!
See a sneak preview of our upcoming performance and enter a chance to win our raffle for 4 tickets to Encore’s The Hobbit!
Our goal is to raise over $2,000 from this event! A percentage of your purchase will provide us costumes props and set dressing, score and sound effects for our winter performance of Honk Jr., and scholarship for students to attend our educational programs!
Visit BN.COM/bookfairs to support us online from 10/13/2012 to 10/19/12 by entering Bookfair ID 10847374 at checkout.