Boy Scout Fair
A Boy Scout Fair will be held on Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Potomac Mills Mall, marking the 25th anniversary of the Prince William County Scouting District.
The opening ceremony will be conducted by John D. Jenkins, Neabsco District Supervisor. Highlights of the fair will include an Indian dance, a pinewood derby race, Cub Scout crafts and demonstrations of back-packing equipment and methods.
The fair is free and open to the public. For further information, contact District Supt. Elmer Straight at 389-3477. George on Wheels
The Mount Vernon Recreation Center will have a special George Washington's Birthday Skate on Monday, Feb. 17 from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. The admission fee is $3.50 per adult and $2.50 per child. Skate rental is an additional $1.25. "Jeff the D.J." will play favorite tunes for holiday skaters. The center, a Fairfax County Park Authority, is at 2017 Belle View Blvd. Take Beltway exit 1-S (Richmond Highway, Rte. 1) south bearing right onto Fort Hunt Road (Rte. 629) and following 1.5 miles to a right at Belle View Boulevard. The park entrance is on the left. For further information, call the center at 768-3224. Call for Composers
Submissions are being accepted from young composers through high school age for a Fairfax County Public Library recital during the 1986-87 season. Composers should submit three copies of each composition to Prof. Judith Harrison, George Mason University, Dept. of Performing Arts, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax, VA 22030 by March 1.
A panel of judges from George Mason University and the Music Friends of the Fairfax Library will select the compositions to be heard during May auditions for next year's recitals. The composers will be responsible for arranging the best possible live presentation of their music for the audition. For more information, call Anita Lamkin at 691-2741. Special Education
The Arlington Public Schools Local Special Education Advisory Committee will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at the Arlington Education Center, 1426 N. Quincy St., Arlington in Rm. 102A/B from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, call 558-2530. Volunteers Wanted
Day volunteers are needed for HAVEN, a non-sectarian, all-volunteer organization that provides practical and emotional support to persons facing life-threatening illness, their families, and the bereaved. Volunteers are needed one day a week, Monday through Friday, from either 9:30 a.m. to noon or from noon to 2:30 p.m. Training will be held in April. For further information and orientation dates (in February and March), call 941-7000.