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BC: Architectural Advisory Board

  1. Architectural Advisory Board Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 12, 2021, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

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BC: Arts and Humanities Council of Falls Church

  1. Arts and Humanities Council Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 20, 2021, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The Arts and Humanities Council of Falls Church will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at cjannicelli@fallschurchva.gov.

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BC: Aurora House Citizens' Advisory Committee

  1. RESCHEUDLED to 5/17: Aurora House Citizens' Advisory Committee (Virtual Meeting)

    May 11, 2021, 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM

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  2. Aurora House Citizens' Advisory Committee (Virtual Meeting)

    May 17, 2021, 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

    The Aurora House Citizen's Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at Aurora_House@fallschurchva.gov.

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BC: Board of Zoning Appeals

  1. Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting (Virtual)

    May 13, 2021, All Day @ Virtual meeting link will be available here

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BC: Citizens Advisory Committee on Transportation

  1. Citizens' Advisory Committee on Transportation Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 12, 2021, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The Citizens' Advisory Committee on Transportation will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at plan@fallschurchva.gov.

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BC: Environmental Sustainability Council

  1. ESC Energy Transition Subcommittee Virtual Meeting

    May 6, 2021, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_Y2JkYmI5Y2ItMmFkMC00MTEzLWEwNTgtN2U2ZjJlYmFlMWVl%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%2273ba5b04-4ace-4ae3-a6b2-65cbc403418b%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%2227fc222d-adce-4816-a45e-bcf2b001d974%22%7d

    The ESC Energy Transition Subcommittee will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at environment@fallschurchva.gov before 7:30 p.m. on May 6, 2021.

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  2. Environmental Sustainability Council Virtual Meeting

    May 20, 2021, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here

    The Environmental Sustainability Council will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at environment@fallschurchva.gov.

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BC: Historic Architectural Review Board

  1. Historic Architectural Review Board Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 27, 2021, 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    The Historic Architectural Review Board will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at cgahres@fallschurchva.gov [or voice mail at 571-419-7366].

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BC: Historical Commission

  1. Historical Commission Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 27, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    The Historical Commission will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at cgahres@fallschurchva.gov [or voice mail at 571-419-7366].

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BC: Housing Commission

  1. Housing Commission Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 11, 2021, 6:30 PM @ https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetupjoin/ 19%3ameeting_ODdiOTRkNGMtM2Q0YS00YjE1LThmYTUtYzIyMGQyOThkNjkw% 40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%2273ba5b04-4ace-4ae3-a6b2- 65cbc403418b%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%226493ce82-4126-4129-bab0- c4d9a7313c73%22%7d

    The Housing Commission will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at hhsinfo@fallschurchva.gov.

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BC: Human Services Advisory Council

  1. Human Services Advisory Council Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 20, 2021, 6:30 PM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The Human Services Advisory Council will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at hhsinfo@fallschurchva.gov.

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BC: Library Board of Trustees

  1. Library Board of Trustees Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 19, 2021, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Virtual meeting location link will be available here:

    The Library Board of Trustees will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at jcarroll@fallschurchva.gov or voice mail at 703-248-5032. Virtual monthly meeting of the MRSPL Board of Trustees.

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BC: Library Construction Oversight Committee

  1. Library Construction Oversight Committee Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 26, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Virtual meeting location link will be available here.

    The Library Construction Oversight Committee will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at jcarroll@fallschurchva.gov

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BC: Planning Commission

  1. Planning Commission Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 19, 2021, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM @ www.fallschurchva.gov/PC

    The Planning Commission will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. All participating members of the Planning Commission will be present at this meeting through electronic means. All members of the public may view this electronic meeting via www.fallschurchva.gov/PC. Video will be available after the meeting both online and on FCCTV.

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BC: Retirement Board

  1. Retirement Board Virtual Quarterly Meeting

    May 13, 2021, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZmVhZWM5M2MtYjk4YS00MTE3LWI4NmYtODcyOGJmOTM5MTFm%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%2273ba5b04-4ace-4ae3-a6b2-65cbc403418b%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22247d3c9b-333b-4fe9-8f3a-66e37049b4a7%22%7d

    The Retirement Board will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at mdecelle@fallschurchva.gov.

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BC: Urban Forestry Commission

  1. Urban Forestry Commission Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 19, 2021, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ TBD

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City Council Meetings

  1. City Council Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 10, 2021, 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ www.fallschurchva.gov/CouncilMeetings

    The City Council will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. All participating members of the City Council will be present at this meeting through electronic means. All members of the public may view this electronic meeting via www.fallschurchva.gov/CouncilMeetings. The meeting may also be viewed on FCCTV (Cox 11, RCN 2, Verizon 35). Video will be available after the meeting both online and on FCCTV. The City Council meets the second and fourth Monday of the month, with the exception of August and December when only one meeting is held. The public is welcome to address the City Council on any topic during the public comment period.

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  2. Mayor's Agenda Meeting with Staff (Virtual Meeting)

    May 12, 2021, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The Mayor's Agenda Meeting with Staff will be held pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. All participating members will be present at this meeting through electronic means. All members of the public may view this electronic meeting via the advertised meeting link.

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  3. City Council Appointments Committee Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 12, 2021, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The City Council Appointments Committee will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at cityclerk@fallschurchva.gov.

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  4. City Council Work Session (Virtual Meeting)

    May 17, 2021, 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ www.fallschurchva.gov/CouncilMeetings

    The City Council will hold a virtual Work Session pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. All participating members of the City Council will be present at this meeting through electronic means. All members of the public may view this electronic meeting via www.fallschurchva.gov/CouncilMeetings. The meeting may also be viewed on FCCTV (Cox 11, RCN 2, Verizon 35). Video will be available after the meeting both online and on FCCTV. City Council Work Sessions are held the first and third Monday of the month, with the exception of August and December when only one meeting is held. These meetings are open to the public and are conducted to allow Council Members to discuss upcoming legislation and policy issues; the public is not generally invited to speak.

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  5. Mayor's Agenda Meeting with Staff (Virtual Meeting)

    May 19, 2021, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The Mayor's Agenda Meeting with Staff will be held pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. All participating members will be present at this meeting through electronic means. All members of the public may view this electronic meeting via the advertised meeting link.

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  6. City Council Budget and Finance Committee Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 21, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The City Council Budget and Finance Committee will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at kbawa@fallschurchva.gov.

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  7. City Council Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 24, 2021, 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ www.fallschurchva.gov/CouncilMeetings

    The City Council will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. All participating members of the City Council will be present at this meeting through electronic means. All members of the public may view this electronic meeting via www.fallschurchva.gov/CouncilMeetings. The meeting may also be viewed on FCCTV (Cox 11, RCN 2, Verizon 35). Video will be available after the meeting both online and on FCCTV. The City Council meets the second and fourth Monday of the month, with the exception of August and December when only one meeting is held. The public is welcome to address the City Council on any topic during the public comment period.

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  8. City Council Government Operations Committee Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 25, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The City Council Government Operations Committee will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at cityclerk@fallschurchva.gov.

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  9. Mayor's Agenda Meeting with Staff (Virtual Meeting)

    May 26, 2021, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The Mayor's Agenda Meeting with Staff will be held pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. All participating members will be present at this meeting through electronic means. All members of the public may view this electronic meeting via the advertised meeting link.

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  10. NOTE 1PM START TIME: City Council Economic Development Committee Meeting (Virtual Meeting)

    May 27, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Virtual meeting link will be available here.

    The City Council Economic Development Committee will hold a virtual meeting pursuant to and in compliance with the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, Section 2.2-3708.2 and state and local legislation adopted to allow for continued government operation during the COVID-19 declared emergency. Public comment will be accepted via email at bwitsman@fallschurchva.gov.

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Citywide Notices

  1. City Government Closed (Memorial Day)

    May 31, 2021, All Day

    City of Falls Church Offices and Services - including City Hall, Mary Riley Styles Public Library, and Community Center - will be closed on Monday, May 31 in observation of Memorial Day.

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Events

  1. Spring 2021 Habitat Restoration Event

    May 15, 2021, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Cherry Hill Park

    Join the City of Falls Church Habitat Restoration Team in restoring the local ecosystem in city parks. We will be removing damaging invasive plants as well as planting natives that benefit our local birds, butterflies, and other pollinators. We will operate in small groups, masked, and socially distanced. We are limiting each event to 25 people, so we are asking you to pre-register using the sign-up genius form (link on right of calendar page). You can access a printable flyer by clicking on the Adobe pdf "Download Agenda" icon.

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  2. Memorial Day Parade and Activities

    May 31, 2021, All Day

    The Recreation and Parks Department is pleased to announce the return of the annual City of Falls Church Memorial Day event. 2021 is the 39th year of this community tradition, and this year's event will include many of the familiar festivities and ceremonies from previous Memorial Day celebrations (in addition to a few new activities) while ensuring the safest environment for participants and guests.

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Library

  1. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 6, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  2. ONLINE: The New Yorker Discussion Group

    May 6, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Via Zoom

    "Why America Can't End Its Forever Wars" by William Arkin. Email Pete Sullivan (psullivan@fallschurchva.gov) for a Zoom invitation or more info.

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  3. ONLINE: Intentional Gardening: Make Way for the Pollinators

    May 6, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    The second of a three-part live Zoom gardening series about building a healthy habitat for humans and wildlife. To request a Zoom invite, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  4. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 10, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  5. ONLINE: ESOL Conversation Group

    May 10, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ via Zoom

    Practice your English with our weekly ESOL conversation group! This program meets online via Zoom. To request a Zoom invite, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  6. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 11, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  7. ONLINE: Great Books Discussion

    May 11, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ via Zoom

    "Six Characters in Search of a Book" by Luigi Pirandello. This program will be held online via Zoom. For more information, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  8. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 13, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  9. ONLINE: Thursday Evening Book Group

    May 13, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ online via Zoom

    "The Dutch House" by Ann Patchett. This discussion will be held online via Zoom. For a Zoom invite or more information, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  10. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 17, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  11. ONLINE: ESOL Conversation Group

    May 17, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ via Zoom

    Practice your English with our weekly ESOL conversation group! This program meets online via Zoom. To request a Zoom invite, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  12. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 18, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  13. Community Conversation: Mainstreaming African American History in the Schools

    May 18, 2021, 7:00 PM @ Zoom

    Come listen and participate in a conversation about recent efforts locally and nationwide to include more local African American history in school curricula. What would this curriculum look like and how would it be implemented? Panelists will discuss this and related topics including efforts to change school names to reflect a commitment to social justice. The panel will consist of Ronald Anzalone, retired Director of the Office of Preservation Initiatives at the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and Chair of the Falls Church Historical Commission; Edwin B. Henderson, II, Founder of the Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation, and Vice-Chair of the Falls Church Historical Commission; and Dr. Peter Noonan, Superintendent of Falls Church City Public Schools. Email for Zoom invitation.

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  14. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 20, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  15. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 24, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  16. ONLINE: ESOL Conversation Group

    May 24, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ via Zoom

    Practice your English with our weekly ESOL conversation group! This program meets online via Zoom. To request a Zoom invite, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  17. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 25, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  18. ONLINE: Tuesday Morning Book Club

    May 25, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Online via Zoom

    "Afterlife" by Julia Alvarez. This discussion will be held online via Zoom. For more info, please email Catherine Wilson at cwilson@fallschurchva.gov.

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  19. ONLINE: Great Books Discussion

    May 25, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ via Zoom

    "The Matter of Segri" by Ursula Le Guin. This program will be held online via Zoom. For more information, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  20. ONLINE: Mystery Book Discussion

    May 26, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ via Zoom

    "The Beast Must Die" by Nicholas Blake. Come in, get cozy and enjoy a group discussion of some of the classic and lesser known authors of mystery and suspense from the Golden Age of Mysteries. Meetings will be held every other month. Email cwilson@fallschurchva.gov to sign up for our Zoom discussion.

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  21. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 27, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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  22. ONLINE: Intentional Gardening: Landscaping Like It Matters

    May 27, 2021, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    The third of a three-part live Zoom gardening series about building a healthy habitat for humans and wildlife. To request a Zoom invite, please email Marshall Webster at mwebster@fallschurchva.gov.

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  23. CLOSED: Memorial Day

    May 31, 2021, All Day

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  24. Online Preschool Story Time

    May 31, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ MRSPL Facebook Page

    Join us Live on our Facebook page for at virtual fun time of stories, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-5. http://www.facebook.com/mrspl/

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Recreation and Parks

  1. Farmers Market To Go

    May 8, 2021, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ City Hall Parking Lot

    Every Saturday, every week, you'll find fresh, local produce, meat, dairy, flowers & plants, honey, and so much more! Please review and abide by the COVID-19 guidelines. Pre-ordering is strongly encouraged.

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  2. Farmers Market To Go

    May 15, 2021, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ City Hall Parking Lot

    Every Saturday, every week, you'll find fresh, local produce, meat, dairy, flowers & plants, honey, and so much more! Please review and abide by the COVID-19 guidelines. Pre-ordering is strongly encouraged.

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  3. Farmers Market To Go

    May 22, 2021, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ City Hall Parking Lot

    Every Saturday, every week, you'll find fresh, local produce, meat, dairy, flowers & plants, honey, and so much more! Please review and abide by the COVID-19 guidelines. Pre-ordering is strongly encouraged.

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  4. Farmers Market To Go

    May 29, 2021, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ City Hall Parking Lot

    Every Saturday, every week, you'll find fresh, local produce, meat, dairy, flowers & plants, honey, and so much more! Please review and abide by the COVID-19 guidelines. Pre-ordering is strongly encouraged.

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