To submit an event, email advertising@coveringthecorridor.com. There is a $5 fee for events that charge admission.

Aug
14
Wed
McCutcheon/Mount Vernon Farmers Market @ Sherwood Regional Library
Aug 14 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Master Gardener Plant Clinic on site to answer questions about plants in your landscape.

Mount Vernon Pyramid Resource Fair @ Mount Vernon High School
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The first day of school is right around the corner! Join the Mount Vernon Pyramid for its Back to School Fair on Wednesday, August 14 from 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Free basic school supplies for students in need. – Free health screenings for children. – Information about getting involved at your child’s school – Help registering for a parent account to track academic progress and important student information. – Free admission! Representatives from community organizations, FCPS offices and Fairfax County programs offering information and assistance for families.

Richmond Highway BRT project summer mini-meeting @ South County Government Center
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

FCDOT is holding a series of informal summer meetings to provide information about the Richmond Highway BRT project. Most of the meetings are targeted to a specific station area, or pair of station areas along the project corridor, but anyone is welcome to attend.Please join us to learn more about the project goals, current efforts, and schedule, and to discuss local plans.

Aug
17
Sat
Walk with a Naturalist @ Huntley Meadows Park
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Take a “Twilight Boardwalk Stroll” at Huntley Meadows Park on Saturday, August 17, 2019.

Join a park naturalist for a guided walk along the forested paths to the wetland and experience the park as it transitions from day into night. Watch and listen for beavers, owls and other nocturnal residents.

This program is for participants age six to adult and runs from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. The cost is $9 per person.

Aug
18
Sun
Richmond Highway BRT project summer mini-meeting @ Good Shepherd Church
Aug 18 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

FCDOT is holding a series of informal summer meetings to provide information about the Richmond Highway BRT project. Most of the meetings are targeted to a specific station area, or pair of station areas along the project corridor, but anyone is welcome to attend.Please join us to learn more about the project goals, current efforts, and schedule, and to discuss local plans.

The August 18 is a general discussion in Spanish.

Aug
21
Wed
McCutcheon/Mount Vernon Farmers Market @ Sherwood Regional Library
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Master Gardener Plant Clinic on site to answer questions about plants in your landscape.

Aug
28
Wed
McCutcheon/Mount Vernon Farmers Market @ Sherwood Regional Library
Aug 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Master Gardener Plant Clinic on site to answer questions about plants in your landscape.

Sep
4
Wed
McCutcheon/Mount Vernon Farmers Market @ Sherwood Regional Library
Sep 4 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Master Gardener Plant Clinic on site to answer questions about plants in your landscape.

Mount Vernon District Candidate Forum @ Sherwood Regional Library
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
5
Thu
Congressman Don Beyer Town Hall @ Bethlehem Baptist Church
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

From Rep. Don Beyer: On the evening of September 5th I will host my next town hall in Alexandria to discuss the issues on your mind, and what I’m doing in Congress. I hope you can join us to share your views and participate in the discussion.