Loudoun County community calendar, June 23-30, 2013

June 24, 2013
Sunday, June 23

“Murder of ’76,” presented by the Sterling Playmakers. Buffet breakfast and show. 10 a.m., River Creek Country Club, 43800 Olympic Blvd., Leesburg. $59. 571-207-9131.

Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour, visit more than 60 artists and see demonstrations in their studios. The Web site has a tour map. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. 540-338-7973 or www.wlast.org.

“Peter and the Lost Boys,” an outdoor presentation by the StageCoach Theatre Company. 1 p.m., Oatlands Plantation, 20850 Oatlands Plantation Lane, Leesburg. $12; ages 2-12, $10. www.stagecoachtc.com.

Civil War signal station, narrated tours of the Lanesville House and the Guildford Signal Station site, with Steve Meserve. Send coded messages using replica Civil War signal flags. 1-3 p.m., Claude Moore Park, 21544 Old Vestal's Gap Rd., Sterling. Free. 571-258-3700.

Greenhouse at Oatlands anniversary, tour the 203-year-old greenhouse, the second-oldest in the country and the oldest in the state, and celebrate its anniversary with cake and balloons. Visitors can help plant 100 milkweeds as part of a monarch butterfly habitat project. 1-4 p.m., Oatlands Plantation, 20850 Oatlands Plantation Lane, Leesburg. Free. 703-777-3174 or www.oatlands.org.

Guided church tours, reenactors portray Union army doctors who used the church as a hospital during the war. 1-5 p.m. fourth Sundays, Mount Zion Baptist Church, 40309 John S. Mosby Hwy., Aldie. Free. 703-327-9777 or tgillespie@nvrpa.org.

Monday, June 24

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. 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. 703-737-8039.

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

Line dance, for people 55 and older. 1-2 p.m., Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. Nonmembers, $2. 571-258-3400.

Tuesday, June 25

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.

Poker, age 55 and older. 1:30-
4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Senior Center at Cascades, 21060 Whitfield Pl., Potomac Falls. $1; center members, free. 703-430-2397.

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

Wednesday, June 26

Leesburg Senior Center bingo, advanced game, 9 a.m. Wednesdays; slower bingo, 12:30 p.m. Fridays, Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St. 703-737-8039.

Middleburg duplicate bridge, open game. 12:30 p.m., Middleburg United Methodist Church, 15 W. Washington St. $5. 540-687-5093.

Leesburg market, sponsored by the Loudoun Valley HomeGrown Markets Association. 3-6 p.m., Catoctin Circle (Virginia Village Shopping Center). 540-454-8089 or www.loudounfarmersmarkets.org.

Preschool play drop-in, play equipment provided in the gym. Parental supervision required. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Douglass Community Center, 407 E. Market St., Leesburg. $1. 703-771-5913.

Family movie and skate night, “Hotel Translyvania,” sponsored by the Purcellville Teen Center, Catoctin Valley Community Church and the Town of Purcellville. Food sold. Movie starts at 7 p.m.; skating from 8:30-10 p.m. Historic Bush Tabernacle, 250 S. Nursery Ave. Free. 540-751-2354.

Ashburn Toastmasters, develop communication and leadership skills. 7:15 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays, Broadlands Community Center, 43008 Waxpool Rd., Ashburn. www.ashburn.toastmastersclubs.org.

Thursday, June 27

Job fair, sponsored by the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Rd., Leesburg. Free. 703-777-0150 or www.loudoun.gov/wrcjobfair.

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

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

Sterling Ruritan Club bingo, benefits local charities. 7 p.m., Sterling Ruritan Club, 183 Ruritan Rd. 703-444-6039.

The VIPs, a performance of rock, rhythm and blues, disco, Motown and alternative music. 7 p.m., Brambleton Town Center, 42395 Ryan Rd., Brambleton. Free. 703-542-2925 or www.brambleton.com.

Friday, June 28

Knitting and crocheting, 10 a.m.-noon, Senior Center at Cascades, 21060 Whitfield Pl., Potomac Falls. Free. 703-430-2397.

Bluegrass, Celtic and folk music jam, benefit for Genesis International; food and beverages sold. 6 p.m.-midnight, Old Furniture Factory, 6 W. Loudoun St., Round Hill. $5, donation; children, free. 540-338-5050 or www.theoldfurniturefactory.com.

After-hours teen center, for ages 12-18. Teens must have a permission slip signed by a parent or guardian on file. 7-10 p.m., Cascades Library, 21030 Whitfield Pl., Potomac Falls. Free. 703-444-3228.

Ballroom dance social, for all ages. Dance lessons from 7-8 p.m. 7-10 p.m., Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. $15; in advance, $10. 571-258-3400.

Saturday, June 29

Leesburg market, sponsored by the Loudoun Valley HomeGrown Markets Association. 9 a.m.-noon, Catoctin Circle (Virginia Village Shopping Center). 540-454-8089 or www.loudounfarmersmarkets.org.

Purcellville community market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., old Purcellville town office, 130 E. Main St. 703-967-0431 or www.loudounfarms.org.

Hillsboro farmers market, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Old Stone School, 37098 Charles Town Pike. www.hillsborofarmersmarket.org.

“Acoustic on the Green,” Michael Sheppard performs. Take picnics, lawn chairs and blankets. No smoking, alcoholic beverages or pets. 7-9 p.m., Leesburg Town Office, 25 W. Market St., Leesburg. Free. 703-737-7156.

Waterford concert, by folklorist, musician and author Stephen Wade. 7 p.m., Waterford Old School, 40222 Fairfax St. $20. 540-882-3018, Ext. 117 or www.waterfordfoundation.org.

Sunday, June 30

Cat adoption day, sponsored by Humane Society of Loudoun County. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Petco-Leesburg, 200 Fort Evans Rd., Leesburg. kimspeaksforanimals@gmail.com.

Bluemont Concert Series, Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer will perform old-time, swing and children’s music. Take blankets and chairs. No pets, alcohol or smoking allowed. 7 p.m., Loudoun County Courthouse, 18 E. Market St., Leesburg. $5; Bluemont friends and seniors, $4; age 11 and younger, $2. 540-955-8186 or www.bluemont.org.

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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