CITRUS SALE, sponsored by Arlington Host Lions Club, 8 a.m. until dark today through Nov. 23. Wachovia Bank parking lot, North Glebe Road and Lee Highway, Arlington. 703-671-8830.
PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW, works by local photographers for sale, sponsored by the Northern Virginia Photographic Society. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Fort C.F. Smith Park and Historic Site, Hendry House, 2411 N. 24th St., Arlington. 703-243-7329.
"ALL THE KING'S MEN," discussion of the book by Robert Penn Warren. 10:30 a.m., Arlington Central Library, 1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington. Free. 703-228-7689.
ANTIQUES SHOW PREVIEW, open bar and cocktail buffet, for the Historic Alexandria Antiques Show (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), to benefit the Historic Alexandria Preservation Fund. 6:30-9 p.m. today, Commonwealth Center, Holiday Inn & Suites, 625 First St., Alexandria. $125. 703-549-5811.
GOURD ART WORKSHOP, materials provided for making a decorative centerpiece. 6:30-8 p.m., Gulf Branch Nature Center, 3608 N. Military Rd., Arlington. $30; registration required. 703-228-4747.
PARENT AND TEEN PROGRAM, panel discussion on how parents may communicate with teenagers about difficult topics. Panelists include a teacher, a counselor, a therapist and a student. 7-8:30 p.m., Washington-Lee High School, Little Theater, 1300 N. Quincy St., Arlington. Free. 703-533-3249.
DRAWING TRADITION, INNOVATION, roundtable discussion by four artists. 7-9 p.m., Arlington Arts Center, 3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Free. 703-248-6800.
POTOMAC RIVER PROGRAM, Susan Langley, underwater archaeologist, discusses "A Tour of the Submerged History of the Potomac." 7:30 p.m., the Lyceum, 201 S. Washington St., Alexandria. Free. 703-838-4994.
FORT MYER CONCERT, by the Army Ceremonial Band. 7:30 p.m., Brucker Hall, Washington Boulevard and South Second Street, Arlington. Free. 703-696-3399 or www.usarmyband.com.
"HAPGOOD," Tom Stoppard's play, performed by Washington Shakespeare Company. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through Dec. 4. Clark Street Playhouse, 601 S. Clark St., Arlington. $22-$30. 703-418-4808 or 800-494-8497.
"YEMAYA'S BELLY" PLAY, a coming-of-age tale about a Caribbean boy. 8 p.m. today, tomorrow, Saturday and Monday, 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Signature Theatre, 3606 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. $39-$49. 703-820-9771 or www.signature-theatre.org.
HISTORIC ALEXANDRIA ANTIQUES SHOW, including furniture, paintings, jewelry, silver and Oriental rugs, to benefit Historic Alexandria Preservation Fund. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. -7 p.m. Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Commonwealth Center, Holiday Inn & Suites, 625 First St., Alexandria. Admission, $12. 703-549-5811.
SENIORS BARACK OBAMA TALK, discussion of his memoir "Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance." 1 p.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. Free. 703-228-5722.
EMBASSY BERNSTEIN CONCERT, for seniors, a bus ride to the Embassy of Austria in the District to watch Alexander Frey perform "A Tribute to Leonard Bernstein: Complete Works for Solo Piano." Bus departs from three Arlington locations: 6:40 p.m., Madison Senior Center, 3829 N. Stafford St.; 7 p.m., Lubber Run Community Center, 300 N. Park Dr.; 7:15 p.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St. Bus returns at 10:45 p.m. $52; registration required. 703-228-4749.
JAPANESE SWORD FENCING, class for ages 10 and older, includes equipment, sponsored by Capital Area Budokai. 6:45-8 p.m. Fridays, through Jan. 13, Cherrydale Fire Department, second floor, 3600 Lee Hwy., Arlington. $70; 21 and younger, $30; registration required. 703-528-5618.
ARLINGTON PLANETARIUM SHOW, "Our Place in Space," 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1:30 and 3 p.m. Sunday, 1426 N. Quincy St., Arlington. $3; seniors and 12 and younger, $2. 703-228-6070.
ALEXANDRIA FARMERS MARKET, meat, dairy products, fish, fruit and vegetables, sponsored by the City of Alexandria. 5-10 a.m., Market Square, 301 King St. 703-838-5006.
ARLINGTON FARMERS MARKET, meat, dairy products, fruit, vegetables, bread, mushrooms and honey, sponsored by Virginia Cooperative Extension and Arlington Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources. 8 a.m.-noon, North Courthouse Road, between North 14th and North Uhle streets. 703-228-6423 or www.arlingtonfarmersmarket.com.
DEL RAY FARMERS MARKET, produce, cheese, flowers, meat, mushrooms, honey, pralines and baked goods. 8 a.m.-noon, through Dec. 3, Mount Vernon and East Oxford avenues, Alexandria. 703-683-2570.
CHILDREN'S BOOK FAIR, books and educational products from Scholastic Books, sponsored by Barrett Elementary School PTA. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the school, 4401 Henderson Rd., Arlington. Free admission. 703-228-6288.
EXHIBITIONS, "Washington Wood 2005," by local woodworkers, and "Landscapes, Still Lifes and Other Perspectives," by Del Ray Artisans. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays, through Nov. 27. Nicholas A. Colasanto Center, Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2704 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. Free. 703-838-4827 or www.delrayartisans.org.
CAREER CENTER OPEN HOUSE, visitors can tour the technology and science facilities, meet instructors and take workshops on plumbing and electrical and home repair. Light refreshments and door prizes; sponsored by Arlington County Department of Community Planning, Housing and Development, 10 a.m.-noon, Arlington Career Center, 816 S. Walter Reed Dr. Free. 703-228-3765.
CRAFTS SHOW, pottery, sculpture, prints and jewelry sold by studio artists. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Lee Arts Center, 5722 Lee Hwy., Arlington. Free admission. 703-228-0560.
TURKEY NATURE PROGRAM, children learn about the wild turkey and make a craft. 10:30-11:30 a.m., Jerome "Buddie" Ford Nature Center, 5750 Sanger Ave., Alexandria. Free. 703-838-4829.
PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP, photographer Ed Funk teaches film and digital photography. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Fort C.F. Smith Park and Historic Site, Hendry House, 2411 N. 24th St., Arlington. $25; registration required. 703-243-7329.
CHILDREN'S ROCK PROGRAM, for ages 6-17, presented by members of the Northern Virginia Mineral Club; light refreshments and door prizes. 10:30 a.m.-noon, Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-228-4747.
"WONDEROUS WHITE WINTER," puppet show by Classika Theatre. Noon Saturdays and Sundays, through Feb. 5, the theater, 4041 S. 28th St., Arlington. $15; $12 in advance. 703-824-6200 or www.classika.org.
CAMPFIRE, stories, games and songs. 2-3:15 p.m., Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington. $3; registration required. 703-228-4747.
FLYING SQUIRRELS, visitors learn about flying squirrels and watch them glide. 4:15-5:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington. $2; registration required. 703-228-4747.
YOUNG PROFESSIONALS PARTY, buffet and cocktails at a private historic residence, 6:30-10 p.m. Also, a scavenger hunt for prizes at Historic Alexandria Antiques Show, 5-7 p.m., Commonwealth Center, Holiday Inn & Suites, 625 First St., Alexandria; to benefit Historic Alexandria Preservation Fund. $75, includes cocktail buffet and antiques show admission. For location of buffet, call 703-549-5811.
MUSIC FROM THE OPERA & BROADWAY, performed by members of Virginia Opera's Spectrum Resident Artist Program. 7:30 p.m., Nannie J. Lee Memorial Recreation Center, 1108 Jefferson St., Alexandria. Free; reservations requested. 703-352-7515, Ext. 3326.
NATIVE AMERICAN GAMES, 1-2 p.m., Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington. $2; registration required. 703-228-4747.
NAVY BAND CONCERT, Harbor Winds clarinet quartet, 4 p.m., Downtown Baptist Church, 212 S. Washington St., Alexandria. Free. 202-433-2525 or www.navyband.navy.mil.
"WRAP IT UP," exhibition by Potomac Craftsmen Fiber Gallery artists. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends, through Jan. 8, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Studio 18, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. Free. 703-548-0935 or www.potomaccraftsmenfibergallery.com.
"DOMESTIC RELATIONS," clay pieces by Solveig Cox and collages by Judy Goodkind. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays, through Dec. 5. Art League Gallery, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. Free. 703-683-1780.
OIL PAINTINGS, by Carol Lukitsch. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, through Dec. 13. Marymount University, Reinsch Library, Barry Gallery, 2807 N. Glebe Rd., Arlington. Free. 703-284-1561.
"TRADITION AND INNOVATION," a juried exhibition of drawings, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, through Jan. 7. Arlington Arts Center, 3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Free. 703-248-6800.
FORT MYER HARP CONCERT, "47 Strings Plus," by Beth Mailand. 7:30 p.m., Brucker Hall, Washington Boulevard and South Second Street, Arlington. Free. 703-696-3399 or www.usarmyband.com.
METROSTAGE DRAMA, "For the Pleasure of Seeing Her Again," by Michel Tremblay, a son's homage to his mother. 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays, through Nov. 27. MetroStage, 1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria. $32-$38. 800-494-8497 or www.boxofficetickets.com.
ARLINGTON BELL RINGING, in observance of Thanksgiving, ringing of a vintage Pennsylvania church bell; sponsored by the Bluemont Civic Association. Noon, Constitution Bicentennial Gardens, North George Mason Drive and Wilson Boulevard, Arlington. Free. 703-527-6118.
-- Compiled by RIA MANGLAPUS
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