Dale City Farmers Market 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Dale City Commuter Lot, (behind Center Plaza Shopping Center), Dale Boulevard. 703-670-7112, Ext. 227. www.pwcparks.org. Free.
Ice skating The outdoor rink is open for the season. Noon-5 p.m. Sundays, 3-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, noon-10 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays. Closed Thanksgiving Day. Loy E. Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center St., Manassas. 703-361-9800. www.harrispavilion.com. $8, children 10 and younger $7. Skate rental $4.
Bingo Proceeds support local veterans. On Sundays, doors open at noon; games start at 2 p.m. On Mondays, doors open at 5:15 p.m.; games, 7:15 p.m. Woodbridge American Legion, 3640 Friendly Post Lane, Woodbridge. 703-494-4304. $15 minimum.
Youth Orchestras of Prince William The orchestra’s first concert of the season, “Crazy Eights,” includes movements from Beethoven’s Eighth Symphony and Dvorak’s Eighth Symphony. 4 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. 703-993-7759. www.hyltoncenter.org. $15, seniors and students $12.
“Contrast” Pencil, watercolor and chalk works by artist Graciela Congote Keane. Through Nov. 30. Loft Gallery, 313 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-490-1117. Free.
“Enjoying Art” Springfield’s David and Jane Ernst exhibit their digital paintings alongside pottery by Fairfax’s Sherri Johnson. Through Dec. 1. Artists’ Undertaking, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-494-0584. Free.
Job search network group Plus discussion of various topics related to the search process. 1-3 p.m. House of Mercy, 8170 Flannery Ct., Manassas. 703-659-1636. Free.
Flower arranging class Doug Burroughs of the Flower Gallery will demonstrate how to make a fall arrangement, sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners. 6:30 p.m. Flower Gallery, 10816 Sudley Manor Dr., Manassas. 703-792-7747. $47.50.
Prince William Art Society meeting Guest speaker will be local artist Richard Tyler. 7:30 p.m. Tall Oaks Community Center, 12298 Cotton Mill Dr., Lake Ridge. 703-490-5363 or www.princewilliamartsociety.org. Free.
“Holiday Treasures: Annual Small Works Show” Miniature works in a variety of mediums are displayed. Through Dec. 30. Loft Gallery, 313 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-490-1117. Free.
English Conversation Club New speakers of English practice their skills. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Woodbridge. 703-792-4800. Free.
“War and Peace” tintypes An exhibit of portraits by Melissa Cacciola depicting service men and women from various backgrounds in the armed forces. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, through Dec. 1, National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Triangle. 877-635-1775. www.usmcmuseum.org. Free.
Gainesville Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” The traditional ballet stars New York City Ballet principal dancers Teresa Reichlen and Ask la Cour with the professional company dancers and students of the school. 2 and 7 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. 703-993-7759 or www.gainesvilleballetcompany.org. $15-$35.
American Legion dinner The public is invited to dinner with a different special each week. Proceeds support local veterans and the community. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Woodbridge American Legion, 3640 Friendly Post Lane, Woodbridge. 703-494-4304 or www.vapost364.org. $5-$15.
Northern Virginia Youth Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” For the eighth year, the Manassas dance company and its school, the Academy of Russian Ballet, perform with American Ballet Theatre principal dancers Irina Dvorovenko and Maxim Beloserkovsky. 2 and 8 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. 703-993-7759. $35; seniors, military and students $25.