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Thursday, September 23, 2010

Cameron United Methodist Church, 3130 Franconia Rd., Alexandria, will hold a children's consignment sale, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday. Forty percent of the proceeds will be used to support local and national charities. cumc.http://umw.http://ccs@http://gmail.http://com.

Lincolnia United Methodist Church, 6335 Little River Tpk., Alexandria, will hold a community yard sale in the parking lot, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. 703-354-5176,, lincolniahttp://umc@

Sydenstricker United Methodist Church, 8508 Hooes Rd., Springfield, will hold a parenting workshop in the fellowship hall, 10-11 a.m. Saturday. Rene Hackney of Parenting Playgroups will discuss children and stress, sponsored by the United Methodist Women. Free, registration required. 703-644-6384.

Christ the Saviour Anglican Church will hold a bluegrass Sunday service featuring Heaven's Mountain Band, followed by a barbecue picnic and a moon bounce for children, 11 a.m. Sunday, at Washington Mill Elementary School, 9100 Cherry Tree Dr., Alexandria. Bring lawn chairs. 703-953-2854,, office@http://christthehttp://saviourhttp://anglican.http://org.

Burke United Methodist Church, 6200 Burke Center Pkwy., Burke, will host a Celtic music concert, featuring Points of Poguery, an ensemble featuring guitar, violin, pennywhistle, flute, percussion and bass, with four-part vocals. 3 p.m. Sunday, Free. 703-250-6100,

Franconia United Methodist Church, 6037 Franconia Rd., Franconia, will hold a concert by Elisabeth Von Trapp, granddaughter of Maria and Georg von Trapp, whose story inspired "The Sound of Music," 7 p.m. Sunday. The church is handicapped accessible, and assisted listening devices are available. Freewill offerings will be accepted. 703-971-5151,, admin@http://franconia

Antioch Christian Church, 1860 Beulah Rd., Vienna, will host a training event, led by Terry Wigglesworth, for laypersons who help with altar counseling, 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Free. 703-938-6753, or

-- Compiled by Jean Mack

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