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Detours & OnRamps: An Oct. 25th Forum On The Issues Facing Mothers In The Workplace

DETOURS AND ONRAMPS CONFERENCE OFFERS INSPIRATION AND NEXT STEPS

A resource for work-life balance, career restarting, and entrepreneurship.

Are You An Anonymous Gifter?

What if you could give just $25 and know that it would make a considerable difference to someone right here in our area?

This Weekend: Loudoun Ballet Company Presents Deep in the Forest

Deep in the Forest, an original story ballet created by Artistic Director Maureen Miller, premiered in the spring of 2005 with rave reviews. Deep in the Forest tells the story of a fairy princess, her unicorn, a pesky dragon, and a host of woodland characters that are bound to charm audiences of all ages with its happy ending and moral lesson.The inspiration for Deep in the Forest came from Miller's fairy collection, which numbers about 100 pieces. And not surprisingly, many of those fairies were gifts from ballet students over the years.Join LBC and its talented dancers this weekend only Potomac Falls High School. Showtimes are Saturday, October 9, at 1 PM and 4PM. And Sunday, October 10, at 4PM. Tickets will be sold at the door and are general admission. Prices are $15.00 for Adults, and $10.00 for Children (12 & under) & Seniors (60 & above).

Leesburg Parks & Recreation Hosts “Spooktacular” Family Events in October

From of Town of Leesburg, VA – Join us at Ida Lee Recreation Center for a month of haunted happenings! We have something for every age group to celebrate the season, including magic, crafts, and a ‘rocktober’ concert with Uncle Pete.  So come in costume and get ready for a month of spooky fun at Ida Lee!

Family Night of Mystery and Magic on October 9, 2010 at 6:30pm

Pink Streaks in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month: October 1-31

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

So Lofty Salon & Wellness Center in Vienna is offering

PINK HIGHLIGHTS

for just $10 each. No appointment necessary.

A.V. Symington Tennis Center Hosts 3rd Annual Leesburg Cup Tennis Tournament

From the Town of Leesburg – The A.V. Symington Tennis Center at Leesburg’s Ida Lee Park, hosted the 3rd annual Leesburg Cup Tennis Tournament on September 17 through 19, 2010.  The Leesburg Cup is an invitational team tournament for senior players (age 50 & over) from Middleburg Tennis Club, Chestnut Forks Athletic Club and Ida Lee Tennis Center.  The Leesburg Cup is part of an annual tournament series hosted by these three clubs.
 
The team from Chestnut Forks Athletic Club, of Warrenton, won this year’s tournament, winning for the first time since the tournament moved to Ida Lee three years ago.  Previously, the tournament was held at the former Loudoun Sport & Health Club.  Tournament sponsors included All Recreation, Inc.; Blake Landscapes; R. B. Hinkle Construction, Inc.; and Potomac Financial Group LLC.
 

Bluemont Hosts Its 41st Annual Country Fair This Weekend

This Saturday and Sunday, September 18-19, the Bluemont Cititzens Association invites "neighbors" from surrounding communities to join them for a country fair. The fair, a tradition of 41 years, is held in the center of Bluemont, a quaint and delightful village in the foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.

The fair offers more than thirty types of attractions and is sure to please everyone in your family. You'll find juried crafters and live demonstrations of historic crafts. Ladies from towns all around will bring home-baked goods to please your palate, and there are even pie and pickle—yes, I said pickle—making contests. There is an abundance of live music, and your children will also be entertained with games and fun especially for them.