Thursday, aug. 17

Annandale farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners, who can answer questions on plants and more. Thursdays through Nov. 15, 8 a.m.-noon, Mason District Park, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Herndon farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. Thursdays through Nov. 15, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Old Town Herndon. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Shepherd’s Center of Oakton-Vienna caregivers support group First and third Thursdays. 10-11:30 a.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, Program Building 2709 Hunter Mill Rd, Oakton. 703-821-6838, scov.org or jtarr5@verizon.net. Free.

Government Center farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Thursdays through Oct. 25, 3-7 p.m., Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Takes Off Pounds Sensibly weight-loss club Annandale chapter. Thursdays at 3:30 p.m., United Baptist Church, 7100 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-354-1396. Annual dues $32.

Gentle kundalini yoga and spiritual mediation Increase flexibility and well-being. Thursdays 6-7:15 p.m., followed by individual consultation. Emmaus Church, 900 Maple Ave. East, Vienna.

Hometown Thursdays Includes performances by local bands, dinner at local restaurants and more. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Old Town Square, 3999 University Dr., Fairfax. Free.

Falls Church Concerts in the Park 7 p.m. Cherry Hill Park, 312 Park Ave., Falls Church (in the event of rain, the concert will be held at Falls Church Community Center, 223 Little Falls St.). 703-248-5077. Free.

Friday, aug. 18

McLean farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. Fridays through Nov. 17, 8 a.m.-noon, Lewinsville Park, 1659 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Kingstowne farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. Fridays 4-7 p.m. through Oct. 27, Giant parking lot, 5870 Kingstowne Towne Center. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Chillin’ on Church event Music by Harlen Simple, food and more. Bring chairs and blankets. Sponsored by Town of Vienna’s Parks and Recreation Department 6:30 p.m. Mill Street between Maple Avenue and Church Street, Vienna. viennava.gov. Free.

Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department bingo Includes coffee, raffle tickets and food for purchase. Proceeds will go toward buying new fire and rescue equipment. Fridays at 7 p.m., Fire Station 3, 4081 University Dr., Fairfax. 703-273-3638 or fairfaxvfd.com. Nine cards for $21.

Music on the Plaza Weather-permitting. Fridays 7-8 p.m. Old Town Plaza, 3955 Chain Bridge Rd., Fairfax. fairfaxcounty.gov. Free.

Desserts in history program Age 5 and older. Learn about the Machen family and how they may have made desserts. Make raspberry dumplings and homemade ice cream. 7-8:30 p.m., Ellanor C. Lawrence Park, 5040 Walney Rd., Chantilly. 703-631-0013 or fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/eclawrence. $10.

Saturday, aug. 19

Tai chi for beginners Meets Saturdays, rain or shine. 7:55-9 a.m. on the basketball court behind Dolley Madison Public Library, 1244 Oak Ridge Ave., McLean. 703-759-9141 or freetaichi.org. Free.

Burke farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon through Dec. 16, VRE parking lot, 5671 Roberts Pkwy., Burke. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Reston farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon through Dec. 9, Lake Anne Village Center, 11401 North Shore Dr., Reston. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Falls Church City farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. Saturdays 8 a.m.-noon, City Hall parking lot, 300 Park Ave., Falls Church. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Gentle kundalini yoga For beginners to advanced practitioners. Saturdays 9:30-11 a.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, 2709 Hunter Mill Rd., Oakton. 571-213-3192. edimprovement.org. One session free; senior discounts available.

Master Gardener plant clinics Bring your plants or insect samples for diagnoses and treatment options. Saturdays 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax; Kings Park Library, 9000 Burke Lake Rd., Burke; and Oakton Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Pl., Oakton; also 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Chantilly Library, 4000 Stringfellow Rd., Chantilly. 703-324-8556 or fairfaxgardening.org.

Bands for Bikes concert Benefits Wheels to Africa. Donations of bikes 10 a.m.-8 p.m., concert 4-8 p.m., Old Firehouse Teen Center, 1440 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean. wheels-to-africa.org.

Vienna Arts Society photo show awards reception “The Human Condition.” 5:30-7:30 p.m., Vienna Arts Center, 115 Pleasant St. NW, Vienna. 703-319-3971 or viennaartssociety.org. Free.

Country-western dance Smoke- and alcohol-free. Sponsored by Northern Virginia Country-Western Dance Association. Lesson 6-7 p.m., open dancing 7-9:30 p.m., Lincolnia Senior Center, 4710 N. Chambliss St., Alexandria. $12; age 18 and younger with paying adult $5. nvcwda.org.

Reston Concerts on the Town Rain or shine. Saturdays 7:30-10 p.m., Reston Town Center, Reston. For this year’s lineup, visit restontowncenter.com or 703-435-6600. Free.

Sunday, aug. 20

American Legion breakfast buffet Includes omelets, pancakes, bacon and more. 8 a.m.-noon, American Legion Post 180, 330 Center St., N., Vienna. 703-938-6580. $9; children 12 and younger $3.

Lorton farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., VRE parking lot, 8990 Lorton Station Blvd., Lorton. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Civil War book talk and signing With author and producer Don Hakenson. Sponsored by the Historic Pohick Church Docents Guild. 11 a.m., Historic Pohick Church, 9301 Richmond Hwy., Lorton. 703-339-6572.

Colvin Run Mill Historic Site open house To mark 40 years in the National Register of Historic Places. Noon-3 p.m., 10017 Colvin Run Rd., Great Falls. 703-759-2711 or fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/colvinrunmill.

N-gauge model train show Hosted by the Northern Virginia NTRAK members. 1-4 p.m. Fairfax Station Railroad Museum, 11200 Fairfax Station Rd., Fairfax Station. 703-425-9225 or fairfax-station.org. Ages 5-15 $2; 4 and younger free.

Monday, aug. 21

City of Fairfax Funday Monday For all ages. Music, storytelling, performances, crafts and more. Open to children of all ages. Sponsored by the City of Fairfax Commission on the Arts. Mondays 10:30-11:30 a.m. Old Town Hall Fairfax, 3999 University Dr., Fairfax. 703-352-2787. Free.

City of Fairfax eclipse program Music, crafts and more during the eclipse. Bring a picnic lunch. Viewing glasses provided. Weather-permitting. 1-4 p.m. Old Town Square, 3999 University Dr., Fairfax. 2017solar.com/free-eclipse-glasses.

Tuesday, aug. 22

Art in the Garden Sponsored by Springfield Art Guild. Through Oct. 22. Green Springs Garden Park, 4603 Green Spring Rd., Alexandria. 703-642-5173 or fairfaxcounty.gov.

Wednesday, aug. 23

Oak Marr farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. 8 a.m.-noon, Oak Marr RECenter, 3200 Jermantown Rd., Oakton. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

Wakefield farmers market Producer-only vendors with farm-raised or made-from-scratch products. Featuring plant clinics with Master Gardeners. Wednesdays 2-5 p.m., Wakefield RECenter, 8100 Braddock Rd., Annandale. fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets.

County school board candidate forum Hosted by the McLean Citizens Association, League of Women Voters and the Fairfax Council of PTAs. 7 p.m., McLean High School, 1633 Davidson Rd., McLean. fcps.edu.

Fairfax Jubil-Aires barbershop chorus practice For men of all ages. Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m., Lord of Life Church, 13421 Twin Lakes Dr., Centreville. 703-758-0342. Free.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith

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