Prince William Community Events Sept. 20-26, 2009

Prince William County Community Events, Sept. 20-26, 2009

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Sunday 20

TRI-DISTRICT AA FELLOWSHIP PICNIC, for anyone interested in Alcoholics Anonymous. Bring a dish to share. Sponsored by the Manassas, Fauquier and Centreville districts of Alcoholics Anonymous. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Nokesville Park, 12560 Aden Rd., Nokesville. Free. 571-229-0827 or

HISTORIC SITE'S VICTORIAN SUNDAY, an 1850s Christian worship service, croquet and a class on tatting, 18th- and 19th-century needle art. Bring a picnic or a kite. 11 a.m., Ben Lomond Historic Site, 10321 Sudley Manor Dr., Manassas. Tatting class, $8, registration required; guided house tour, $2. 703-367-7872 or

WEIGHT-LOSS SURGERY INFORMATION, learn about healthy eating, exercise programs, vitamins and surgery options, watch a fashion show and tour the weight-loss surgery unit. 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Potomac Hospital, Hylton Education Center, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. $10; 17 and younger, free. 703-221-2500 or

FALL VENDOR FAIR, featuring home-based businesses and arts and crafts, sponsored by the Manassas Lioness Lions Club. 1-5 p.m., Loy E. Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center St., Manassas. Free. 703-361-9800 or

OSTOMY SUPPORT GROUP, 1:30 p.m., Potomac Hospital, Hylton Education Center, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-670-4773.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 2-3 p.m., Potomac Hospital, Conference Room 2/3. 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-494-5763.

AUTHOR'S U.S. HISTORY TALK, Lucy Baker-Dickey discusses her book "William Grayson and the Constitution, 1788." 2 p.m., Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William St., Manassas. Program, free. Museum admission, $5; seniors and students, $4; age 6 and younger, free. 703-368-1873 or

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP, newcomers meeting, 7:15 p.m.; regular meeting, 8 p.m., Haymarket Baptist Church, parish hall, 14800 Washington St., Haymarket, 703-969-2726; 8 p.m., Bethel Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Lane, Manassas, 703-969-2726.

Monday 21

VISION-IMPAIRED SUPPORT GROUP, 10 a.m.-noon, Park West Lions Club, 8620 Sunnygate Dr., Manassas. 703-368-1721.

TOASTMASTERS CLUB, noon-1 p.m., Chamber of Commerce, 8963 Center St., Manassas. $42 six-month membership fee. 703-481-8880.

LEESYLVANIA HISTORY LECTURE, Leesylvania park ranger Sarah Phillips discusses the history of the area. Bring lunch. 12:15 p.m., Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William St., Manassas. $5. 703-368-1873 or

ROMANCE BOOK CLUB, discussion of "Twilight," by Stephenie Meyer. 1 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free. 703-792-4530.

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