Prince William County community calendar, Nov. 3 to 9, 2013

Sunday, Nov. 3

Dale City farmers market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Dale City Commuter Lot (behind Center Plaza Shopping Center), Dale Boulevard. 703-670-7112, Ext. 227, or www.pwcparks.org.

Seton Crafters Fall Bazaar, crafts, art, a silent auction, baked goods and a raffle to support charities. 8 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 12805 Valleywood Dr., Woodbridge. 703-494-8054.

“Uncommon Artwork That Won’t Match Your Sofa,” paintings by Charla Wilkerson. Noon-5 p.m. Loft Gallery, 313 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-490-1117.

“Macbeth,” the Castaways Repertory Theatre performs Shakespeare’s tragedy. 1 p.m., Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. $10. 703-232-1710 or www.castawaystheatre.org.

Epilepsy Awareness Stroll, sponsored by Epilepsy Foundation Virginia and Epilepsy Therapy Project. 1-4 p.m., George Mason University, 10900 University Blvd., Manassas. $35; 17 and younger, free. 703-349-2790..

“Dracula,” by Prince William Little Theatre. 2 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. $15; seniors and active military, $12; children 11 and younger, $8. 703-993-7759.

Bingo, proceeds support veterans. 2 p.m. Sundays, 7:15 p.m. Mondays, Woodbridge American Legion, 3640 Friendly Post Lane, Woodbridge. $10 minimum. 703-494-4304.

Monday, Nov. 4

“The Suburbs,” paintings by Eric Garner. 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, through Nov. 26, Northern Virginia Community College, 6901 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-257-6657.

Frederick Markham exhibit, landscapes in oil and graphite. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Saturdays, through Dec. 12, Center for the Arts, Caton Merchant Family Art Gallery, 9419 Battle St., Manassas. 703-330-2787 or www.center-for-the-arts.org.

Lake Jackson Mid-County Lions Club meeting, 6:30 p.m., Great American Steak and Buffet, 8365 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-369-6791.

Prince William Purlers Knitting Guild, 7-9 p.m., Manassas Baptist Church, Java Rock Cafe, 8730 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-791-6175.

Prince William Community Band, rehearsal, for musicians 19 and older, no auditions necessary. 7:30 p.m., Saunders Middle School, 13557 Spriggs Rd., Manassas. 703-791-4119 or www.pwcb.org.

Woodbridge Community Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p.m., Lutheran Church of the Covenant, 15008 Cloverdale Ave., Dale City. $30 membership. 703-491-1820 or www.woodbridgecommunitychoir.org.

Tuesday, Nov. 5

Chestnut tree planting, park managers, in partnership with the Virginia American Chestnut Foundation, will demonstrate planting five blight-resistant American chestnut trees near the visitor center. 10 a.m., Prince William Forest Park, 18100 Park Headquarters Rd., Triangle. 703-221-7181.

“Weaving Copper and Sable,” copper work by Anne Jordan of Fairfax and watercolors by Jack Dyer of Springfield. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, through Dec. 2, Artists’ Undertaking, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-494-0584.

“Occoquan and Beyond,” Kathleen Best Gillmann’s exhibit features local and regional scenes. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays, through Dec. 1, Loft Gallery, 313 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-490-1117.

Manassas farmers market, 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays, Loy E. Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center St. 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, Parking Lot B, West Street. 4-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Parking Lot F, Prince William and Main streets. 703-361-6599 or www.visitmanassas.org.

Fairfax Choral Society Youth Chorus open house, learn about the new South Campus Youth Chorus for singers ages 7-11. Rehearsals begin in January. 5:30-7 p.m., St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1400 G St., Woodbridge. 703-642-3277.

“A Little Princess,” students from the school’s music and drama programs perform the play in preparation for a state theater festival. 7 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday, Gainesville Middle School, 8001 Limestone Dr., Gainesville. $5; seniors and students, $4; children 3 and younger, free. 703-753-2997.

Wednesday, Nov. 6

English Conversation Club, new speakers of English practice their skills. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. 703-792-4800.

Job search network group, 6-7:30 p.m., House of Mercy, 8170 Flannery Ct., Manassas. 703-659-1636.

Lake Ridge Toastmasters Club, Lake Ridge Club 8913. 7:30 p.m., Tall Oaks Community Center, 12298 Cotton Mill Dr. $62 membership fee. 703-491-3020.

Thursday, Nov. 7

Spanish chat, bring lunch and practice speaking Spanish. Noon-2 p.m., Central Community Library, 8601 Mathis Ave., Manassas. 703-361-8211.

Manassas schools meeting, the school system seeks public input on a new Baldwin Elementary School and magnet school. 6-9 p.m., Mayfield Intermediate School, 8550 Signal Hill Rd., Manassas. 571-377-6033.

“Caught in the Net” auditions, Castaways Repertory Theatre will hold auditions for its January production. 7-9 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. 703-232-1710 or www.castawaystheatre.org.

Friday, Nov. 8

Part Time Prime Time Players, the senior center acting class performs the original play “The Unlucky Winner.” 12:30 p.m., Woodbridge Senior Center, 13850 Church Hill Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-5081.

“Nunsense,” Rooftop Productions presents the comedy of errors. 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, through Nov. 16, Candy Factory, Kellar Theater, 9419 Battle St., Manassas. $18; seniors 65 and older and students, $15. 703-330-2787 or www.center-for-the-arts.org.

Saturday, Nov. 9

Friends of Feral Cats fundraiser, the nonprofit organization will provide information and collect donations of cat food. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Giant in Westgate Plaza, 8025 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-369-0888.

Wine country bus trip, sponsored by the Lake Ridge Parks and Recreation Association, the tour visits Narmada Winery, Morais Vineyard and Potomac Point Winery. 9:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Lake Ridge Association, 12350 Oakwood Dr. $85. 703-491-2154.

Nature Visions Photographic Exhibition, juried, nature-themed photos selected from seven mid-Atlantic photography clubs, including the Reston Photographic Society. 9:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. 703-993-7759 or http://naturevisions.org.

Home buyer seminar, by real estate broker Bob Hummer. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Strayer University, 13385 Minnieville Rd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-878-4866 or www.military-realestate.com.

Greater Manassas Veterans Day Parade, the fifth annual event includes grand marshal Joseph Ortiz of Manassas, plus veterans, high school bands, pipe and drum corps, antique and modern military vehicles. In conjunction with the parade, the Manassas Museum will host military vehicles and representatives from the National Museum of the Marine Corps and Civil War reenactors. 11 a.m., Old Town Manassas, Center Street. Free. 703-369-1759 or www.vetpar.org.

Dinner and music fundraiser, a ham, oyster, turkey dinner to raise money for the Joyful Noise Singers Youth Mission. The event includes a concert by PromisedLand Quartet. 4-7 p.m., St. Thomas United Methodist Church, 8899 Sudley Rd., Manassas. $15; children 10 and younger, $6. 703-368-5161.

— Compiled by Sarah Lane

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