Vienna Gets Set For Hard Rock
Vienna area teenagers are invited to a free outdoor band festival from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday on the grounds of the Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry St. SE. The festival will feature the heavy metal band Springheel Jack and the alternative rock group Repercussion. The concert is sponsored by the Vienna Parks and Recreation Department and the Vienna Optimist Club. For further information, call Vienna Parks and Recreation at 255-6360.
Learn more about Falls Church's fascinating past on a one-hour litter pickup and historic walk. This month's City Walk, scheduled for Saturday, will feature the city's downtown area. Paul Barkley, a Falls Church resident and local architect, will provide a historical perspective of the area. The walk will begin at 9:30 a.m. in front of the Perpetual Savings Bank, 100 N. Washington St. Wear sturdy shoes and gloves. For more information, call the recycling coordinator at 241-5040.
Volunteers in Technical Assistance, a nonprofit international development firm based in Rossyln, is seeking dedicated volunteers to handle calls to its Disaster Information Center Hot Line. Immediately after a disaster, the center receives hundreds of calls from individuals and companies offering material gifts and technical expertise to aid in disaster relief. Volunteers will be trained, and no prior experience is necessary. There is an immediate need for daytime, evening and weekend volunteers. For additional information, call Suzanne Brooks at 276-1800.
Aerobics for a Cause
Residents throughout Alexandria will participate in a "Workout America" Aerobic Extravaganza from 6 to 8 tonight. The event is sponsored by the Hamlet Community Club to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Participants will work out for two hours to raise money for Jerry's Kids. For more information, call 578-7850.
Lorton Hot Line
The District of Columbia Department of Correction operates a hot line so that residents of the surrounding area can obtain timely and accurate information about emergency conditions at the D.C. prison complex at Lorton. During periods of serious disturbances or escape, anyone may obtain the current status of the incident by dialing the number, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Lorton Public Alert Hot Line number is 690-7722.