Prince William Community Events Oct. 4-10, 2009

Prince William County Community Events, Oct. 4-10, 2009

Sunday, October 4, 2009

Sunday 4

VICTORIAN SUNDAY, 11 a.m.-noon: a reenacted 1850s Christian worship service, free. 1:30-4 p.m.: playing croquet, free; a class on tatting (18th- and 19th-century needle art; registration required), $8; and a kite-making workshop, $2. 10-4 p.m.: guided tour of the Ben Lomond house, $2. Optional to bring a picnic. Ben Lomond Historic Site, 10321 Sudley Manor Dr., Manassas. 703-367-7872 or

WORLD WAR II HISTORY WEEKEND, learn about soldier and civilian life during World War II through demonstrations and a collection of artifacts. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre, 12229 Bristow Rd., Bristow. Free. 703-365-7895.

DANCE AUDITIONS, dancers of all ages and experience are invited to audition for the Woodbridge Dance Company's Dec. 19 performance of "A Coffeehouse Concert Collection." 1-4 p.m., Woodbridge Academy of Dance, 12720 Darby Brooke Ct., Woodbridge. $25; company members, free. 703-492-7582.

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

THE CHRIS VADALA TRIO, Afro-Cuban jazz concert. 2 p.m., Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas. Free, registration required. 703-792-4530.

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, and 8 p.m., Bethel Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Lane, Manassas, 703-969-2726.

Monday 5

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

"THE WHITE TIGER" BOOK, discussion of the novel by Aravind Adiga. 1 p.m., Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4800.

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP, 7 p.m., St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1400 G St., Woodbridge. 703-534-4357.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS, 7 p.m., Bethel Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Lane, Manassas. 703-368-2849.

PRINCE WILLIAM PURLERS KNITTING GUILD, 7-9 p.m., Manassas Baptist Church, Java Rock Cafe, 8730 Sudley Rd., Manassas. Free. 703-491-8619.

PRINCE WILLIAM COMMUNITY BAND, rehearsal, for musicians 19 and older, no auditions necessary. 7:30 p.m., Saunders Middle School, 13557 Spriggs Rd., Manassas. Free. 703-791-4119 or

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