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And the Winner Is….Book Club 1:00 pm
And the Winner Is….Book Club @ Dolley Madison Library Conference Room
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Writer/scholar Amanda Holmes Duffy leads a book discussion group featuring award winning books. This months title is The Sellout by[...]
English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
Knitting Circle @ MCC with Juliana Thatcher (MCC Staff) 1:15 pm
Knitting Circle @ MCC with Juliana Thatcher (MCC Staff) @ McLean Community Center
Nov 1 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
If you have never knitted before, or if you are an old hand, everyone is welcome in our Knitting Circle. [...]
Supervised Bridge Play Class @ MCC with Marilyn Golias 4:45 pm
Supervised Bridge Play Class @ MCC with Marilyn Golias @ McLean Community Center at McLean Square Shopping Center
Nov 1 @ 4:45 pm – 6:45 pm
This class is for you if you have taken Bridge I and/or II and are looking for an open class[...]
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 1:00 pm
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
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McLean Farmer’s Market/Master Gardener Plant Clinic 8:00 am
McLean Farmer’s Market/Master Gardener Plant Clinic @ Parking lot of Lewinsville Park
Nov 2 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets/mclean
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library 12:30 pm
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Room 2
Nov 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Gentle Yoga taught by a Yoga Alliance certified instructor. Explore seated and standing postures and learn relaxation techniques. Adults 55[...]
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Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market 8:00 am
Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market @ Falls Church City Hall Parking Lot
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
About the Falls Church Farmers Market Located just minutes from Washington, D.C. and Metro accessible from the east and west[...]
Workshop: Beauty of Nature Workshop @ MPA 10:00 am
Workshop: Beauty of Nature Workshop @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts located at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Course number 6618.318 Some drawing experience necessary. Explore botanical or insect elements with your choice of watercolor, color pencils, ink[...]
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help 12:00 pm
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local teens help others (mostly older adults) with technology questions. Patrons bring their devices to the library where teens are[...]
Cook with the Masters at Dolley Madison Library 2:30 pm
Cook with the Masters at Dolley Madison Library @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join Executive Chef, Cliff Wharton of TenPenh Tysons as he demonstrates cooking skills. Registration is required. Adults.
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Socrates Cafe 2:00 pm
Socrates Cafe @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Get a fresh taste of philosophy along with some good discussion. Light refreshments provided by the friends of the Dolley[...]
McLeanCVA Board Meeting 4:00 pm
McLeanCVA Board Meeting @ Lewinsville Retirement Residence
Nov 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Our monthly Board meetings are open. Join us to learn how we are working to make greater McLean better for[...]
Painting with the Figure @ MPA 7:00 pm
Painting with the Figure @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts held at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Course number 6604.218 Previous figure drawing experience recommended. We will cover color theory, skin tone palette development, glazing, scumbling and palette[...]
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ELECTION DAY – Mid-term Elections
ELECTION DAY – Mid-term Elections @ Your local polling venue
Nov 6 all-day
On the ballot: Candidates for U.S. Senator, U.S. House of Representatives, (8th, 10th, and 11th Districts), a public safety bond[...]
Intro to Oil Painting @ MPA 10:00 am
Intro to Oil Painting @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts held at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Course number 6606.218 Landscape, the figure, and still life are all subjects that will be explored in this fundamental painting[...]
When the Time Comes, Will Your Family Be Prepared? @ MCC 12:30 pm
When the Time Comes, Will Your Family Be Prepared? @ MCC @ McLean Shopping Center at McLean Square Shopping Center
Nov 6 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Will your family know what to do, and what you want to happen when you die?  Learn how you can[...]
English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 9:00 am
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
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Acrylic and Oil Studio @ MPA 10:00 am
Acrylic and Oil Studio @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts located at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Course 6609.218 Learn the technical and expressive fundamentals of painting with your choice of acrylic or oil. Explore color theory,[...]
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Good Morning McLean, presented by Freedom Bank 7:30 am
Good Morning McLean, presented by Freedom Bank @ J. Gilbert's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood
Nov 8 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Join us for our monthly breakfast, featuring an update from the Tysons Partnership. Meghan Trossen, Director of Programs and McLean[...]
English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
Supervised Bridge Play Class @ MCC with Marilyn Golias 4:45 pm
Supervised Bridge Play Class @ MCC with Marilyn Golias @ McLean Community Center at McLean Square Shopping Center
Nov 8 @ 4:45 pm – 6:45 pm
This class is for you if you have taken Bridge I and/or II and are looking for an open class[...]
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 12:00 pm
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
Caregiver Support Group for Adult Children, Family & Friends 7:00 pm
Caregiver Support Group for Adult Children, Family & Friends @ Chesterbrook Residences
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Caregiver Support Group for the children of aging parents hosted in partnership with Chesterbrook Residences. The group often features speakers[...]
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McLean Farmer’s Market/Master Gardener Plant Clinic 8:00 am
McLean Farmer’s Market/Master Gardener Plant Clinic @ Parking lot of Lewinsville Park
Nov 9 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets/mclean
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library 12:30 pm
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Room 2
Nov 9 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Gentle Yoga taught by a Yoga Alliance certified instructor. Explore seated and standing postures and learn relaxation techniques. Adults 55[...]
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Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market 8:00 am
Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market @ Falls Church City Hall Parking Lot
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
About the Falls Church Farmers Market Located just minutes from Washington, D.C. and Metro accessible from the east and west[...]
Art is Ageless 11:00 am
Art is Ageless @ Vinson Hall Retirement Community: Kathy Martin Community Building Ballroom
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Come and enjoy local art and photography at Vinson Hall Retirement Community. This juried show will be featuring resident artists[...]
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help 12:00 pm
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local teens help others (mostly older adults) with technology questions. Patrons bring their devices to the library where teens are[...]
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Art is Ageless 2:00 pm
Art is Ageless @ Vinson Hall Retirement Community: Kathy Martin Community Building Ballroom
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come and enjoy local art and photography at Vinson Hall Retirement Community. This juried show will be featuring resident artists[...]
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Intro to Oil Painting @ MPA 10:00 am
Intro to Oil Painting @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts held at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Course number 6606.218 Landscape, the figure, and still life are all subjects that will be explored in this fundamental painting[...]
Savvy Social Security Planning @ MCC 12:30 pm
Savvy Social Security Planning @ MCC @ McLean Community Center at McLean Square Shopping Center
Nov 13 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
What Baby Boomers Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income:  Baby boomers are asking:  will social security be there for[...]
English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 9:00 am
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 13 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
Book Talk for Book Lovers 7:00 pm
Book Talk for Book Lovers @ Dolley Madison Library Conference Room
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dolley Madison Book Discussion Group. Join us as we discuss On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan.
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Acrylic and Oil Studio @ MPA 10:00 am
Acrylic and Oil Studio @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts located at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Course 6609.218 Learn the technical and expressive fundamentals of painting with your choice of acrylic or oil. Explore color theory,[...]
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English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
Knitting Circle @ MCC with Juliana Thatcher (MCC Staff) 1:15 pm
Knitting Circle @ MCC with Juliana Thatcher (MCC Staff) @ McLean Community Center
Nov 15 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
If you have never knitted before, or if you are an old hand, everyone is welcome in our Knitting Circle. [...]
Supervised Bridge Play Class @ MCC with Marilyn Golias 4:45 pm
Supervised Bridge Play Class @ MCC with Marilyn Golias @ McLean Community Center at McLean Square Shopping Center
Nov 15 @ 4:45 pm – 6:45 pm
This class is for you if you have taken Bridge I and/or II and are looking for an open class[...]
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 12:00 pm
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
Classic Movie Night at Dolley Madison Library: Rear Window 6:30 pm
Classic Movie Night at Dolley Madison Library: Rear Window @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bring your dinner and snacks. Free popcorn will be available! Enjoy a free classic movie about a man convinced there[...]
From Here to Elsewhere – Opening Reception/Fall Exhibition @MPA 7:00 pm
From Here to Elsewhere – Opening Reception/Fall Exhibition @MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts located at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This event, curated by MPA Exhibitions Director Nancy Sausser, will feature three to six artists who use ordinary objects combined[...]
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McLean Farmer’s Market/Master Gardener Plant Clinic 8:00 am
McLean Farmer’s Market/Master Gardener Plant Clinic @ Parking lot of Lewinsville Park
Nov 16 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/farmersmarkets/mclean
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library 12:30 pm
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Room 2
Nov 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Gentle Yoga taught by a Yoga Alliance certified instructor. Explore seated and standing postures and learn relaxation techniques. Adults 55[...]
Book Discussion on your favorite book on Positive Aging – Dot Keenan will lead the discussion and review the new book by Jonathan Rauch “The Happiness Curve – Why Life Gets Better After 50” 10:30 am
Book Discussion on your favorite book on Positive Aging – Dot Keenan will lead the discussion and review the new book by Jonathan Rauch “The Happiness Curve – Why Life Gets Better After 50” @ McLean Government Center
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Bring your favorite book on Positive Aging in the second half of your life. Share with the group a brief[...]
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Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market 8:00 am
Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market @ Falls Church City Hall Parking Lot
Nov 17 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
About the Falls Church Farmers Market Located just minutes from Washington, D.C. and Metro accessible from the east and west[...]
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help 12:00 pm
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local teens help others (mostly older adults) with technology questions. Patrons bring their devices to the library where teens are[...]
Multigenerational Bingo at Dolley Madison Library 3:00 pm
Multigenerational Bingo at Dolley Madison Library @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BINGO for adults, teens and children. Hit BINGO and receive a prize! Always be sure to call in advance to[...]
Jehovah’s Jammin Jazz Concert – A Reunion Quartet of Former Army Bandsmen 7:30 pm
Jehovah’s Jammin Jazz Concert – A Reunion Quartet of Former Army Bandsmen @ Great Falls United Methodist Church
Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The program features Jazz versions of Patriotic Music, Classical Hymns and Claude Bolling’s “Suite for Woodwinds and Jazz Trio” Ticket[...]
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Community Lunch at Mylo’s 11:30 am
Community Lunch at Mylo’s @ Mylo's Grill
Nov 19 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Join AARP Virginia and the McLean Community Village Association for lunch in McLean! Learn how AARP and McLeanCVA are making a[...]
Paint Like the Masters 6:00 pm
Paint Like the Masters @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn about and recreate a famous masterpiece with local artist Sandra Hill. Registration required.
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English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 9:00 am
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
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Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library 12:30 pm
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Room 2
Nov 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Gentle Yoga taught by a Yoga Alliance certified instructor. Explore seated and standing postures and learn relaxation techniques. Adults 55[...]
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Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market 8:00 am
Falls Church Year-Round Farmers Market @ Falls Church City Hall Parking Lot
Nov 24 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
About the Falls Church Farmers Market Located just minutes from Washington, D.C. and Metro accessible from the east and west[...]
A Very Victorian Christmas 10:00 am
A Very Victorian Christmas @ Cherry Hill Historic House and Farm
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Start your Christmas season off with a visit to Cherry Hill Farmhouse to see how Christmas was celebrated during the[...]
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help 12:00 pm
Teen Tech: One on One Technology Help @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local teens help others (mostly older adults) with technology questions. Patrons bring their devices to the library where teens are[...]
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Painting with the Figure @ MPA 7:00 pm
Painting with the Figure @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts held at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Course number 6604.218 Previous figure drawing experience recommended. We will cover color theory, skin tone palette development, glazing, scumbling and palette[...]
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Intro to Oil Painting @ MPA 10:00 am
Intro to Oil Painting @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts held at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Course number 6606.218 Landscape, the figure, and still life are all subjects that will be explored in this fundamental painting[...]
Walking Along the C&O Canal with Carole @ MCC 12:30 pm
Walking Along the C&O Canal with Carole @ MCC @ McLean Community Center at McLean Square Shopping Center
Nov 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
McLean historian Carole Herrick will take you on a walk from Riley’s Landing at Seneca Creek up the towpath to[...]
English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 9:00 am
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
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Acrylic and Oil Studio @ MPA 10:00 am
Acrylic and Oil Studio @ MPA @ McLean Project for the Arts located at MPA@ChainBridge
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Course 6609.218 Learn the technical and expressive fundamentals of painting with your choice of acrylic or oil. Explore color theory,[...]
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English Conversation Group 1:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Nov 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Practice conversational English in a group setting.    
Knitting Circle @ MCC with Juliana Thatcher (MCC Staff) 1:15 pm
Knitting Circle @ MCC with Juliana Thatcher (MCC Staff) @ McLean Community Center
Nov 29 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
If you have never knitted before, or if you are an old hand, everyone is welcome in our Knitting Circle. [...]
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk 12:00 pm
McLeanCVA Senior Source Referral Desk @ Dolley Madison Library
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
McLeanCVA provides a free, non-emergency, information source to locate services to respond to individual needs. The McLean Senior Source is[...]
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Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library 12:30 pm
Gentle Yoga at Dolley Madison Library @ Dolley Madison Library Meeting Room 2
Nov 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Gentle Yoga taught by a Yoga Alliance certified instructor. Explore seated and standing postures and learn relaxation techniques. Adults 55[...]
Messiah Sing 7:30 pm
Messiah Sing @ St. Luke Catholic Church
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Paul Skevington, Artistic Director Thomas Colohan, Conductor Saint Luke Festival Choir, Soloists, Orchestra