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Loudoun Community Events Week

Sunday, April 24, 2005; Page LZ06

Arts and Crafts

Children

MOTHER-DAUGHTER TEA PARTY, ages 5-11, 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Douglass Community Center, 407 E. Market St., Leesburg. Dress in party attire. Register by tomorrow. $10 per person. 703-771-5913.

FLOWERS FOR MOM, ages 3-6, 9:30-11 a.m. or 12:30-2 p.m. May 2 or May 5, Claude Moore Park, 21544 Old Vestals Gap Rd., Sterling. Learn about plants and seeds and make a surprise for mom. Register. $10.25. 703-444-1275.

MOTHER'S DAY STAMPING CLASS, ages 5-12, 2:30-3:30 p.m. or 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, Middleburg Community Center, 300 W. Washington St. Stamp a gift for your favorite mom. $10; $3, supply fee. 540-687-6375.

Community

OPEN HOUSE, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Franklin Park Arts Center, 17501 Franklin Park Dr., Purcellville. Spinning and weaving demonstrations 1-3:30 p.m. Free. 540-338-7973.

WALKING FOR WATER, 8:30 a.m. May 7, Morven Park's Equestrian Center, Tutt Lane, off Route 15 north of Leesburg. 10K or 5K walks. Help bring water and other resources to villages of West Africa. Rain or shine. $20 adults; $10 students. 703-505-5152. www.walkingforwater.orgCATOCTIN CREEK STEWARDSHIP DAYS, today. . Clean up Catoctin Creek. Cleaning of creek at Taylorstown Bridge on Route 663. 540-822-5249 www.loudounwatershedwatch.org.

BLUEMONT CONCERT SERIES VOLUNTEER MEETING, 7-8 p.m. tomorrow, Leesburg United Methodist Church, West Market Street. Use the Wirt Street entrance. For people who would like to help plan, support and present cultural programs in the area. Refreshments. 703-777-6306.

LEESBURG CIVITAN CLUB, 5-7 p.m. tomorrow, Aspen Room of Community Services Board, 906 Trailview Blvd., Leesburg. Hands-on community service projects. Free. 703-779-2100.

LOUDOUN CRIME COMMISSION BREAKFAST MEETING, 7:30-8:30 a.m. Tuesday, National Conference Center, 18980 Upper Belmont Pl., Leesburg. Learn how to reduce crime in our community. All business owners and concerned citizens are welcome. $20, members; $25, nonmembers. RSVP. 703-729-9277.

BROAD RUN COMMUNITY MEETING, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Ashburn Fire Department social hall, 20688 Ashburn Rd. Input on the future of the Ashburn community. Broad Run District Supervisor Lori L. Waters, Planning Commissioner Bob Klancher, planning staff and other county officials. Free. 703-771-5088.

CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION EVENT, "Loudoun United," 6-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Harper Park Middle School, 701 Potomac Station Dr. NE, Leesburg. Come show your support for child abuse awareness and prevention. Sponsored by Loudoun County Youth Services, Loudoun Healthcare Inc. and Franklin Park Performing & Visual Arts Center. Free. 703-777-0392.

Dance

SOCIAL BALLROOM, Latin potpourri, 7-8 p.m.; rumba workshop, 8-9 p.m. Thursdays beginning this Thursday, Douglass Community Center, 407 E. Market St., Leesburg. Registration, $30 for four sessions. 703-406-7894.

LOUDOUN BALLET COMPANY CHOREOGRAPHY COMPETITION, Heritage High School, 520 Evergreen Mill Rd. SE, Leesburg. Non-professionals ages 8-18, 2 p.m. Saturday; Finalist and professionals, 4 p.m. next Sunday. Admission for Sunday only. $5. 703-771-8074 or www.loudounballet.org. LOUDOUN BALLET COMPANY, "Deep in the Forest," 2 and 5 p.m. today, Potomac Falls High School, 46400 Algonkian Pkwy. $10, adults; $8, seniors 60 and older and children 12 and younger. 703-771-8074 or www.loudounballet.org.

Exhibits

10TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT ART SHOW, 5-7 p.m. May 6, Heritage High School, 520 Evergreen Mill Rd. SE, Leesburg. The "Best in Show" will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for a year. Free. 202-225-5136.

ART EXHIBIT, "Emergence," 10 a.m.-5 p.m. tomorrow-Saturday, Gallery 222, 222 S. King St., Leesburg. Artists Trisha Adams, Vicki Vidal Blum and Holly Peterson. Free. 703-777-5498.


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