The Annandale Business & Professional Women's Club is accepting nominations for its Young Career Woman Award to be presented in January.
Candidates must be ages 23 to 30 and have been employed for at least one year. The award will be given to the woman with the most outstanding achievements.
The winner will go on to compete at the district and state levels. Contact Georgeann at 354-8698 by Monday.
Register today or tomorrow for a Christmas Wreath workshop scheduled for 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Lee District Park in Fairfax. Fee is $6 per person plus $16 for supplies.
The Lee District Park Christmas craft bazaar will take place between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free, and Santa Claus will be there to pose for pictures. Lee District Park is at 6601 Telegraph Rd., Rose Hill. Call 922-9841 for information.
To learn how to assemble a gingerbread house, register by Dec. 4 in a two-part workshop at Lee District Park in Fairfax.
Participants will construct the house's base and make the dough on Dec. 14 and then decorate the house on Dec. 16. The workshop will be from 7 to 8 p.m. both nights. Registration is $6 plus $8 for supplies. Lee District Park is at 6601 Telegraph Rd., Rose Hill. For more information, call 922-9841.
Reservations are being accepted for the first guided tours through Torpedo Factory Art Center of Alexandria.
The new tour program starts Tuesday and will run between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. weekdays and on weekends. Trained docents will relate the history of the center, explain artists' techniques and lead groups into artists' studios.
The Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N. Union St., houses studio space for 170 professional artists. Fee is $1 for adults. For reservations, call Karen Plante at 683-0693.
Whimsey Hill Farm Schooling Show, an annual event intended to introduce horses and riders of all levels of experience to show competition, will be held Saturday and Sunday starting at 9 a.m. at Frying Pan Park.
Classes will include ponies, hunters and equitation. Admission is free for spectators. Frying Pan Park is at 2709 W. Ox Rd., Herndon. Call 437-9101 for details.