Upcoming Events

Culpepper Garden – Daffodil Bulb Donation Drive now underway.  This fall, is their first annual Daffodil Bulb Donation Drive. They have a limited amount of custom selected daffodil bulbs that are descendants from the hybrids created on their beautiful grounds by their namesake, Dr. Charles Culpepper. For a donation of $125 or more, you will receive a reusable bag of 25 select daffodil bulbs to either plant, give as a gift, or donate back to Culpepper Garden for them to plant along the Gibboney Walk.

View the special announcement from Marta Hill Gray, Executive Director:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPhhyfkjhN4

Or visit their website to make your donation.

 


All Fall: Culpepper Garden Daffodil Bulb Donation Drive

This fall, the first annual Daffodil Bulb Donation Drive now underway. Culpepper Garden has a limited amount of custom selected daffodil bulbs that are descendants from the hybrids created on their beautiful grounds by their namesake, Dr. Charles Culpepper. For a donation of $125 or more, you will receive a reusable bag of 25 select daffodil bulbs to either plant, give as a gift, or donate back to Culpepper Garden for them to plant along the Gibboney Walk. View the special announcement from Marta Hill Gray, Executive Director:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPhhyfkjhN4


All Fall: Upton’s Hill History at the Arlington Historical Society

Saturday & Sunday  1-4pm at Arlington Historical Museum

Come visit the display of the Upton’s Hill artifacts at the museum. The impressive house that stood for generations atop Upton’s Hill symbolized the historic nature of the site, but Arlington history surrounds the house in many layers around and below the site of the house. Through this exhibit, the Arlington Historical Society shows the historic nature of Upton’s Hill from top to bottom. Museum is located 1805 S Arlington Ridge Rd, Arlington, VA 22202.  This is a free event. For more info:  https://arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org/visit/arlington-historical-museum/


Friday, October 22nd:  Rotary Trivia Game fund raiser

on Zoom

Arlington Rotary TRIVIA NIGHT: Once again, on Friday, October 22, we are offering a fun evening of trivia, at only $10 per person. Plan to have friends join you and form a team (teams can be 8-10 people), or just sign up and we’ll assign you to a team. Please sign up early (use the Trivia Night link below) and you’ll receive a confirmation email containing your link for the game. Please enter the zoom room by 6:45pm on October 22; it allows us time to group together the teams before the game begins promptly at 7:00pm.  To sign up, go to:

https://www.arlingtonrotaryclub.org/page/donate


Wednesday, November 17nd:  ISCC Annual Luncheon

11:30-noon Social Time, Lunch & speaker 12-1:30pm at the Washington Golf & Country Club

Save the date for another fun and challenging trivia game to be hosted on Zoom.  This is a free event. More info to follow on how to sign up will be posted at: https://arlingtoniscc.com/


Thurs, Nov 26th to Dec 23rd or until sold out: Annual Optimist Christmas Tree sale

Wells Fargo Parking lot at the corner of Glebe Rd and Lee Highway

Save the date. Get your next tree from the Optimist Club.  Proceeds to benefit the youth of Arlington County. Also selling roping and wreaths. For more info:  https://optimistclubofarlingtonva.org/


Thurs, Dec 9th: Racial Restrictions in Arlington History

7-8:30 pm at the Reinsch Library Auditorium, Marymount University

Marymount sociologist Janine Dewitt leads a panel discussion with her team to talk about their research, their findings, and map its impact on our county. This is a free event. For more info:  https://arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org/events/