Loudoun County community calendar, Jan. 26-Feb. 2, 2014

Sunday, Jan. 26

Dulles Knitting Group, all skill levels welcome. 1:30-3 p.m., upstairs at Wegmans, 45131 Columbia Pl., Sterling. Free. 703-724-4210.

Monday, Jan. 27

Toastmasters Club, NOVA Dawn Breakers. 7:30-8:30 a.m., Eggspectation restaurant, 1609 Village Market Blvd., Leesburg. 703-608-2286 or ehenry571@comcast.net.

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

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

Sterling Rotary Club meeting, 12:30 p.m., Logan’s Roadhouse, 46321 McClellan Way, Sterling. 703-401-4509.

Line dancing for seniors, for people 55 and older. 2-3 p.m., Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. $2. 571-258-3400.

Tuesday, Jan. 28

Rotary Club of Leesburg Daybreak, 7:30 a.m., Tuscarora Mill restaurant, 203 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg. 703-622-4320 or www.leesburgdaybreak.org.

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

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

Wednesday, Jan. 29

Middleburg duplicate bridge, open game. 12:30 p.m., Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 105 E. Washington St., Middleburg. $5. 540-687-5093.

Thursday, Jan. 30

“What’s Up With Washington Weather?” Kevin Ambrose discusses the past three centuries of Washington area weather, including blizzards, cold waves, thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, floods and heat waves. Sponsored by Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy. 7 p.m., Historic Morven Park, 17263 Southern Planter Lane, Leesburg. Free; registration required. 540-554-2542, www.loudounwildlife.org or jmiller@loudounwildlife.org.

Friday, Jan. 31

Bluegrass, Celtic and folk music jam, a benefit for Genesis International. Food sold, including a barbecue dinner from Savoir Fare. 6 p.m.-midnight, Old Furniture Factory, 6 W. Loudoun St., Round Hill. $5 donation requested. 540-338-5050 or www.theoldfurniturefactory.com.

Global energy documentary, ”Switch” (2012), sponsored by Goose Creek Association, Land Trust of Virginia and the Hill School Alumni Association. Refreshments. 7 p.m., Sheila C. Johnson Performing Arts Center, 130 S. Madison St., Middleburg. Free. 540-687-3073 or info@goosecreek.org.

Last Ham Standing, performers take suggestions from the audience to create comedic improv scenes. 8 p.m., Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville. $12; students, $10; children, $8. www.franklinparkartscenter.org or 540-338-7973.

Saturday, Feb. 1

Toastmasters Club, Leaders of Leesburg meetings are on first and thirds Saturdays. 11 a.m.-noon, Caulkin Main Terminal, third floor, 1001 Sycolin Rd. SE, Leesburg. Free. 703-725-1366 or www.loltoastmasters.com.

Lucketts Bluegrass, Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers. Food available. 7 p.m., Lucketts Community Center, 42361 Lucketts Rd., Leesburg. $15. 703-771-5281 or www.luckettsbluegrass.org.

“Big Winter Concert,” with Danny Knicely on mandolin, Rex McGee on banjo, Nate Leath on fiddle, John Garris on guitar and Bobby Martin on percussion. 8 p.m., Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville. $22; in advance, $18. www.franklinparkartscenter.org or 540-338-7973.

Sunday, Feb. 2

Winter hike, sponsored by the Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy. Binoculars suggested. 1-4 p.m., Historic Morven Park, 17263 Southern Planter Lane, Leesburg. Free; registration required. www.loudounwildlife.org or jmiller@loudounwildlife.org.

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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