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February

Feb. 26 - Fairy Tale Tea Time, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 2-3:30 p.m. Ages 3 and up. $15. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

Feb. 26 - Winterfest, Woodson High School, 2-5 p.m. Hosted by the National Alliance on Mental Health, for teens, young adults, and families.

Feb. 26 - Flying Squirrels: Guiding in Tonight, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Ages 4 and up. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

Feb. 27 - Protect Yourself from Fraud and Identity Theft, George Mason Regional Library, 2 p.m. Presented by AARP staff. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

Feb. 28 - Mason District Land Use Committee, Mason Government Center, 7:30 p.m.

March 

March 1 - NARFE chapter meeting, Mason Government Center, 10 a.m. Pam Holland of TechMoxie will discuss the risks and benefits of using social media. Public invited. Free.

March 1 - Penguins and Polar Bears, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 10-10:45 a.m. Ages 2-6. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

March 1 - Yarn-Aholics. Discuss, learn, and share knitting and crochet ideas and projects. George Mason Regional Library, 7 p.m. Adults.

March 2 - Diversity Conference: Supporting Diverse Students with Disabilities in the Classroom, sponsored by the Fairfax County Council of PTAs, Annandale High School, Clausen Hall, 7-8 p.m.

March 3 - School board member Megan McLaughlin office hours, Kings Park Library, 8:30-10:30 a.m.

March 3 - Open House, Corpus Christi School, 3301 Glen Carlyn Road, Bailey’s Crossroads, 10-11:30 a.m.

March 3 - Garden Talk: Your Own Kitchen Garden, Green Spring Gardens, 1:30-2:30 p.m.  $10. Ages 16 and up. Register online or call 703-642-5173.

March 4 - Garden Design: Landscape Rejuvenation, Green Spring Gardens, 10-11 a.m.  $16. Adults. Register online or call 703-642-5173.

March 4 - Cocoa and Craft in the Park, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, Drop in 1-4 p.m. Ages 3-13. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

March 4 - Learn how to square dance with the Boomerangs, George Mason Regional Library, 2 p.m. Adults. Wear comfortable clothes and close-toe shoes. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 4 - Rethinking High School Success, a workshop for parents, students, educators, and the community, sponsored by the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology PTSA but open to everyone, at TJHSST lecture hall, 6560 Braddock Road, Alexandria, 2-5 p.m. Presentation by the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness. Free but registration required.

March 4 - Third Annual Coach CJ Celebration, social hall at the Annandale Volunteer Fire Department, 7128 Columbia Pike, 7-11 p.m. DJ, dancing, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, beer, wine. All proceeds go to the Team Joyner Foundation to support Clayton Joyner Memorial Scholarships.

March 5 - Winter Lecture: Authentic Garden Style, Green Spring Gardens, 1:30-2:30 p.m. $10. Adults. Register online or call 703-642-5173.

March 5 - The Invention of Shopping, the Historic House at Green Spring Gardens, 1-3:30 p.m. Adults. $32, includes a traditional English tea. Call 703-324-3988 for reservations.

March 5 - Muldoon Concert Series: Washington Saxophone Quartet, St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, 6800 Columbia Pike, Annandale, 4 p.m. Free. Light refreshments after the concert. 703-256-2966.

March 6 - Your Financial Future: Why Credit Reports Matter, George Mason Regional Library, 2 p.m. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 7 - Lincolnia Planning District Study Task Force, Lincolnia Senior Center, 7 p.m. Public welcome.

March 8 - Tax Relief Workshop, for older adults and people with disabilities, Mason Government Center, 9 a.m.-noon. Hosted by Supervisor Penny Gross. Free. No appointment necessary. 703-256-6262.

March 8 - Safety and Justice for People with Disabilities, The Arc of Northern Virginia, 2755 Hartland Road, Suite 200, Falls Church, 1-1:30 p.m. Register here.

March 8 - Library Board of Trustees Meeting, George Mason Regional Library, 7 p.m. A maximum of 10 people may speak during the public comment period. To sign up to speak, call 703-324-8324.

March 8 - Annual County Budget Meeting, Braddock District Council, Kings Park Library, 7:30 p.m. Public welcome.

March 9 - Mason District Town Hall on the Fairfax County Budget, Mason Government Center, 7 p.m.

March 10 - Tax Relief Workshop, for older adults and people with disabilities, Mason Government Center, 9 a.m.-noon. Hosted by Supervisor Penny Gross. Free. No appointment necessary. 703-256-6262.

March 10 - Animal Pajama Party, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7-7:45 p.m. Ages 3-7. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

March 11 - Green Breakfast: Virginia’s Renewable Energy Future, Brion’s Grille, 10621 Braddock Road, Fairfax, 8:30-10 a.m. $10 at the door. No RSVP required.

March 11 - Real Food for Kids Culinary Challenge and Wellness Expo, Lake Braddock Secondary School, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Glasgow Middle School is participating in the culinary challenge.

March 11 - Garden Program: Great Woody Plants, Green Spring Gardens, 10-11:30 a.m. $18. Ages 18 and up. Register online or call 703-642-5173.

March 11 - Camp Fair, Audrey Moore RECenter, noon-4 p.m. Learn about summer camps offered by the Fairfax County Park Authority.

March 11 - Full Moon Nature Hike & Campfire, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Ages 4 and up. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

March 12 - Celebrate the reopening of the greenhouse and winter lecture on the history of glasshouses and conservatories, Green Spring Gardens, 1:30 p.m. $10. Ages 18 and up. Register online or call 703-642-5173.

March 12 - Astronomy Campfire, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7-8 p.m. Ages 4 and up. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

March 13 - Make It Monday Adult Craft, George Mason Regional Library, 7 p.m. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 16 - Book Discussion Group, Central Station by Lavie Tidhar, George Mason Regional Library, 2 p.m. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 16 - Jong-i Jeobgi: Traditional Korean Paper Folding Art. George Mason Regional Library, 7 p.m. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 17 - Garden Talk: Spring Garden Kickoff, Green Spring Gardens, 1:30-2:30 p.m. $10. Ages 16 and up. Register online or call 703-642-5173.

March 18 - Annual Spring Fling, hosted by the Springfield-Annandale Branch of the American Association of University Women, Springfield Golf and Country Club. Featured speaker: Molly Smith, Arena Stage artistic director. Tickets are $40. Registration deadline: March 11. To order, contact SpringFlingAAUW@gmail.com.

March 18 - A Beginner’s Guide to University Admission. Learn about Virginia Tech’s conditional admission program for non-native English speakers and others needing additional academic skills. George Mason Regional Library, 2 p.m. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 19 - The Shapely Story of the Corset, the Historic House at Green Spring Gardens, 1-3:30 p.m. Adults. $42, includes a traditional English tea; $18 for the program only. Call 703-324-3988 for reservations.

March 21 - Lincolnia Planning District Study Task Force, Lincolnia Senior Center, 7 p.m. Public welcome.

March 21 - Color Me Calm, a relaxing evening of grown-up coloring, George Mason Regional Library, 7 p.m. Supplies provided. Adults.

March. 21 - Bailey’s Crossroads Revitalization Corporation, Mason Government Center, 7:30 p.m.

March 22 - Hands-on Bike Maintenance: Intermediate, REI store, 3509 Carlin Springs Road, Bailey's Crossroads, 7-8:30 p.m. $40 members, $60 non-members.

March 24 - Virginia Women in History, George Mason Regional Library, 11 a.m. Corazon Sandoval Foley, 2017 “Virginia Women in History,” honoree will speak about the Fairfax County Asian American History Project. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 25 - NBC4 Community Shred, Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale campus, 8-11 a.m. Vehicles must be in line by 10:45.

March 25 - Cook Korean, George Mason Regional Library, 12 p.m. Robin Ha will talk about her graphic cookbook and demonstrate a recipe. Adults and school-age children. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 27 - The Home Fit Workshop, presented by AARP, George Mason Regional Library, 2 p.m. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 29 - Chair Yoga, George Mason Regional Library, 10 a.m. Older adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

March 29 - Community dialogue on which groups should get priority from the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board, Merrifield Center, 8221 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, 5-6:30 p.m.

March 29 - Fake News and Fact-Checking, with Angie Drobnic Holan, editor of Politifact, George Mason Regional Library, 7:30 p.m. Adults. Register online or call 703-256-3800.

April

April 1 - FCPS Annual Special Education Conference, Hayfield Secondary School, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Parents and educators can register online or call 703-204-3941.

April 1 - Del. Kaye Kory office hours, George Mason Regional Library, 10:30 a.m.-noon.

April 1 - Summer Job Fair for Teens, West Springfield High School, 6100 Rolling Road, Springfield, noon-2 p.m.

April 1 - Woodland Wildlife Egg Hunt, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 3-3:30 or 3:30-4 p.m. Ages 3-9. $7. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 1 - Woodland Wildlife Egg Hunt, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 3-3:30 p.m. Ages 3-9. $7. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 1 - Nature’s April Foolers Campfire, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7-8 p.m. Ages 4 and up. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 4 - Lincolnia Planning District Study Task Force, Lincolnia Senior Center, 7 p.m. Public welcome.

April 7 - Sounds of the Night Campfire, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7-8 p.m. Ages 4 and up. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 8 - Dinosaur Egg Hunt, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 45-minute sessions starting at 12:15 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m., and 4 p.m. Ages 2-9. $7. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 9 - Dinosaur Egg Hunt, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 45-minute sessions starting at 12:15 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m., and 4 p.m. Ages 2-9. $7. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 14 - Dinosaur Egg Hunt, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 45-minute sessions starting at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m., and 4 p.m. Ages 2-9. $7. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 15 - Dinosaur Egg Hunt, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 45-minute sessions starting at 12:15 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m., and 4 p.m. Ages 2-9. $7. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 16 - Dinosaur Egg Hunt, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 45-minute sessions starting at 12:15 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m., and 4 p.m. Ages 2-9. $7. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 18 - Lincolnia Planning District Study Task Force, Lincolnia Senior Center, 7 p.m. Public welcome.

April 22 - Culmore Multicultural Day, Woodrow Wilson Library, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Live entertainment, children’s activities, and more.

April 22 - All You Can Eat Crab Leg and Shrimp Fest, Annandale Volunteer Fire Department, 7128 Columbia Pike, 2-5 p.m.

April 22 - Stream Cleanup, hosted by Friends of Accotink Creek, meet at the creek at Woodburn Road Bridge, 3601 Woodburn Road, Annandale, 3 p.m. Sign up here.

April 22 - Animal Pajama Party, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7-7:45 p.m., Ages 3-7. $6. Register online or call 703-941-1065.

April 27-29 - Book Sale, George Mason Library, 3-9 p.m. on Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, and noon-5 p.m. on Sunday. Fiction, non-fiction, Children’s books, CDs, videos, audio books, and much more.

April 29 - Culmore Cleanup, Woodrow Wilson Library, 9 a.m.-noon.

April 29 - Stream Cleanup, hosted by Friends of Accotink Creek, meet at the creek at King Arthur Road Bridge, 3808 King Arthur Road, Annandale, 9 a.m. Sign up here.

April 29 - Stream Cleanup, hosted by Friends of Accotink Creek, Americana Park, 4131 Accotink Parkway, Annandale, 12 p.m. Sign up here.

April 29 - Stream Cleanup, hosted by Friends of Accotink Creek, Wakefield Park, meet at the Braddock Road Bridge, 8100 Braddock Road, Annandale, 3 p.m. Sign up here.

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