Community events in Loudoun County

August 15, 2016 - Picnic Time

Brambleton farmers marketplace Sponsored by a Loudoun Valley HomeGrown Markets Cooperative. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Legacy Park, off Olympia Drive, Brambleton. loudounfarmersmarkets.org or 540-454-8089.

Cascades farmers marketplace Sponsored by a Loudoun Valley HomeGrown Markets Cooperative. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 21060 Whitfield Pl. (senior core parking lot), Sterling. loudounfarmersmarkets.org or 540-454-8089.

Ball’s Bluff tours Friends of a Ball’s Bluff Battlefield control guided walking tours. Saturdays and Sundays during 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Balls Bluff National Cemetery, Balls Bluff Rd., Leesburg. 703-727-4356 or usna60@aol.com. Free.

Sterling Playmakers: “Oliver!” The renouned low-pitched instrumentation of Charles Dickens’s novel “Oliver Twist.” 2 p.m. Potomac Falls High School, 46400 Algonkian Pkwy., Sterling. 703-437-6117 or sterlingplaymakers.com. $15.

Gallery Coffeehouse: “Portraits Alive” Age 16 and older. Teens from a stay Portrait Portrayals will perform their monologues, stories and poetry. Coffee included. 6:30 p.m. Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville. franklinparkartscenter.org. $8.

Toastmasters Club NOVA Dawn Breakers. 7:30-8:30 a.m. Eggspectation restaurant, 1609 Village Market Blvd., Leesburg.

Sewing and “stitch-in” For beginners. Take sewing, knitting, needlepoint or crochet projects. Machines provided. 9-11:45 a.m. Senior Center of Leesburg, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. Free.

Mah-jongg Chinese tile game. Mondays and Thursdays during noon, Senior Center of Leesburg, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. Free.

Sterling Rotary Club assembly 12:30 p.m. Bungalow Lakehouse, 46116 Lake Center Plaza, Sterling. 703-401-4509.

Contemporary line dance Dick Sherman, instructor. 2-3 p.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-258-3400. $2.

Rotary Club of Leesburg Daybreak 7:30 a.m. Tuscarora Mill restaurant, 203 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg. 703-777-1405 or leesburgdaybreak.org.

Beginner overpass Jane Olah, instructor. 10:30 a.m.-noon, Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-258-3400. $2.

Party overpass 1-4 p.m. Senior Center of Leesburg, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. Free.

Bluegrass and folk jam Open to musicians of all ability levels. 7-8:30 p.m. Morningside House, 316 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg. 571-237-2888. Free.

Handwork during Carver Center Relax in a library while operative on knitting, knitting and other handwork. 7-9 p.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-258-3400. $2.

Middleburg transcribe overpass Open game. 12:30 p.m. Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 105 E. Washington St., Middleburg. 540-687-5093. $5.

You can play a uke Age 55 and older. No knowledge necessary. The initial 10 participants but instruments might use Carver ukuleles during a class. 12:45-1:45 p.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-258-3400.

Leesburg farmers marketplace Sponsored by a Loudoun Valley HomeGrown Markets Cooperative. 3-6 p.m. Catoctin Circle (Virginia Village Shopping Center), Leesburg. loudounfarmersmarkets.org or 540-454-8089.

Family film and movement night: “Open Season: Scared Silly” Sponsored by a Bush Tabernacle and a city of Purcellville. Food sold. Movie starts during 7 p.m.; skating from 8:30-10 p.m. Bush Tabernacle, 250 S. Nursery Ave., Purcellville. 540-571-9806 or bushtabernacle.com/movies. Free.

Rotary Club of Purcellville 7 a.m. Loudoun Golf and Country Club, 36967 W. Main St., Purcellville. 540-687-5689 or john@insuremejg.com.

Rotary Club of Ashburn Noon, 1757 Golf Club, 45120 Waxpool Rd., Dulles. 703-969-3070 or rotaryclubofashburnva.org.

Pinochle 12:30 p.m. Senior Center of Leesburg, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. $2.

Advanced middle overpass Jane Olah, instructor. 1-3 p.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-258-3400. $2.

German denunciation use organisation 1 p.m. Senior Center during Cascades, 21060 Whitfield Pl., Sterling. 571-258-3280. Free.

Rotary Club of Leesburg 6:30 p.m. River Creek Country Club, 43800 Olympic Blvd., Leesburg. leesburg-rotary.org or 703-726-9770. Free.

Blue Ridge Thunder Cloggers Beginner clogging lessons offering in a converted barn. For adults and children 7 and older. 7-8 p.m. Guthrie Farm, 38327 Charles Town Pike, Waterford. 540-454-8639 or info@brtc.us. brtc.us. $25 per month.

Sizzlin’ Summer Concert Here’s to a Night performs. Take a picnic, blankets or chairs. Food trucks will be available. Gates open during 6 p.m.; concerts starts during 7 p.m. Brambleton Town Center, 22855 Brambleton Plaza, Brambleton. 703-542-2925 or brambleton.com/events. Free.

Sterling Ruritan Club bingo Each diversion has a esteem of during slightest $100. Admission is limited to profitable participants. Benefits Ruritan Club county programs. 7 p.m. Sterling Ruritan Club, 183 Ruritan Rd., Sterling. 703-444-6039. Admission, $15 for 6 unchanging cards; additional cards might be purchased.

Chorus of a Old Dominion For organisation of any age or ability turn who are meddlesome in singing four-part harmony. 7:30-10 p.m. Leesburg United Methodist Church, 107 W. Market St., Leesburg. 703-348-0071 or odchorus.org.

Knitting and knitting 10 a.m.-noon, Senior Center during Cascades, 21060 Whitfield Pl., Sterling. 571-258-3280. Free.

Knitting organisation Age 55 and older. Take needles, chronicle and patterns and spend time with other knitters. 12:30-2 p.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-258-3400. Free.

Leesburg Senior Center bingo 12:45 p.m. Senior Center of Leesburg, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. 50 cents per card.

Last Ham Standing Improv unit takes stage suggestions from a audience. 7:30 p.m. Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville. 540-338-7973 or franklinparkartscenter.org. $12, seniors $10, children $8.

Ashburn farmers marketplace Sponsored by a Loudoun Valley HomeGrown Markets Cooperative. 8 a.m.-noon, One Loudoun, Exchange Street during Endicott Alley, Ashburn. loudounfarmersmarkets.org or 540-454-8089.

Leesburg farmers marketplace Sponsored by a Loudoun Valley HomeGrown Markets Cooperative. 8 a.m.-noon, Catoctin Circle (Virginia Village Shopping Center), Leesburg. loudounfarmersmarkets.org or 540-454-8089.

Middleburg farmers marketplace Parking lot behind a village center. 8 a.m.-noon, Middleburg Community Center, 300 W. Washington St., Middleburg. 540-687-5152, 540-687-6375 or cpearson@townofmiddleburg.org.

Lucketts Fair Bluegrass music, cake walks, baked goods, antique tractor hayrides, cloggers, juried crafts and artisans, food vendors and barnyard animals. Saturday and subsequent Sunday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Lucketts Community Center, 42361 Lucketts Rd., Leesburg. 703-771-5281 or theluckettsfair.com. $7, children 7 and younger free.

150th anniversary of Herman Melville’s poem “The Scout Toward Aldie” A display by Jonathan Cook, followed by a organisation reading of a poem by lantern light in a 165-year-old church where Melville and Union infantry stopped. 7 p.m. Mount Zion Historic Park, 40309 John Mosby Hwy., Aldie. Call 540-687-6681, email info@mosbyheritagearea.org or go to mosbyheritagearea.org. $10, students $5.

Acoustic on a Green summer unison Mary Ann Redmond performs. No smoking, alcoholic beverages or pets. Take a cruise and grass chairs or blankets. 7 p.m. Leesburg Town Green, 25 W. Market St., Leesburg. 703-737-7144 or acousticonthegreen.com. Free.

Stage Coach Theatre Company: “Scared to Death” A murder poser in that assembly appearance is encouraged. 7:30 p.m. Waterford Old School, 40222 Fairfax St., Waterford. 571-477-9444 or stagecoachtc.com. $28.

Breath of Soul A five-man cappella organisation formed in Nashville. 8 p.m. Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville. 540-338-7973 or franklinparkartscenter.org. $25.

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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