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10/30/2014 08:54:13 AM Reminder: Parks Planning Meeting Scheduled in District 3 on November 1
10/29/2014 10:02:33 AM Public Input Sought on Coordinated Park Plan for Cameron Run Regional Park & Adjacent City Parks
10/1/2014 10:51:13 PM Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission to Hold Public Hearing on the Warwick Pool Facility Thursday, October 9
9/26/2014 01:42:25 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Community Centers Closing at 6 p.m. Friday, October 3
9/22/2014 03:36:04 PM Alexandria Beautification Commission Announces 2014 Alexandria Beautification Award Winners
9/19/2014 05:55:27 AM Invasive Species Control Project at Potomac Greens Park Week of September 22
9/15/2014 08:33:03 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Tenth Annual Doggie Day Swim on Saturday, September 20
9/15/2014 09:27:54 AM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Seeks Public Input on Neighborhood Parks
9/11/2014 11:43:47 PM Public Invited to Attend the City Alexandria Premier of Solarium Saturday, September 13
9/5/2014 12:46:36 PM Reminder - RPCA Schedules Resource Allocation and Cost Recovery Policy Sorting Workshops
9/5/2014 11:59:57 AM Public is Invited to Attend Public Art Plan Open House Events on September 9 and 10
9/5/2014 11:30:42 AM City of Alexandria Seeks Public Input on the Final Draft of the Fort Ward Park and Museum Area Management Plan
9/3/2014 02:47:01 PM Department of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Activities Rolls out New Mobile Art Lab
9/1/2014 03:38:38 PM City of Alexandria Celebrates 3rd Annual Multicultural Fest on Saturday, September 13
8/27/2014 01:35:09 PM Accessibility Enhancements Scheduled for Chinquapin Park
8/26/2014 07:07:26 PM Community Invited to Attend the Second Public Meeting on the Chinquapin Park Recreation Center and Aquatics Facility Feasibility Study
8/19/2014 08:15:00 AM Join the Conversation: RPCA Schedules Resource Allocation and Cost Recovery Policy Sorting Workshops
8/15/2014 10:20:46 PM City of Alexandria to Extend 2014 Old Town Pool Operating Season
8/15/2014 10:04:03 PM Gear Up for After School Fun: Register Now for School Year Power-On and Power-Up Programs
8/11/2014 08:50:50 PM Mount Vernon Recreation Center Closed August 23 through 31 for Improvements
8/3/2014 03:30:49 PM Hooffs Run Park Playground Renovation to Begin Week of August 11
7/31/2014 07:34:04 PM Celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday, August 5 with a Dip in the Pool and Live Jazz
7/30/2014 01:09:59 PM Fall 2014 Recreation Program Guide Now Aavailable
7/15/2014 11:27:29 PM City of Alexandria's 12th Annual Outdoor Film Festival Scheduled for Friday, July 18 and Saturday, July 19 at Waterfront Park
7/13/2014 08:46:22 PM Fort Ward Park Restroom Renovations Schedule at Fort Ward Park
7/13/2014 07:40:55 PM Department of Recreation Parks and Cultural Activities Implements Service Enhancements to Improve Customer Service
6/25/2014 09:04:45 PM Jerome “Buddie” Ford Nature Center Closed July 5 and July 6 for Annual Maintenance Activities
6/22/2014 09:05:18 AM City of Alexandria Seeks Public Comment on Proposal to Rename 1 & 7 East Del Ray Pocket Park to Honor Judith “Judy” Utterback Lowe
6/21/2014 08:15:31 AM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities FY 2015 Service Expectations
6/20/2014 12:39:50 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Dedication Ceremony for the Lenny Harris Memorial Fields at Braddock Park
6/19/2014 09:30:56 AM Public Invited to Attend Beverley Park Renovation Open House
6/10/2014 11:19:09 PM Del Ray Avenue Park Improvements to Begin Week of June 16
6/10/2014 11:01:54 PM Construction Work Scheduled at Montgomery Park Tennis Courts
6/10/2014 10:38:51 PM Public is Invited to Attend Public Art Master Plan Open House Events on June 23 and June 24
6/2/2014 10:11:07 PM Public Invited to Attend Community Meeting on the Chinquapin Park Recreation
5/28/2014 08:38:38 PM U.S. Navy’s Premiere Country-Bluegrass Ensemble to Open 2014 City of Alexandria Summer Concerts’ Series on Wednesday, June 4
5/22/2014 02:22:16 PM City of Alexandria Holds 12th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony to Honor 67 Alexandrians KIA/MIA in the Vietnam War
5/21/2014 11:36:32 PM City of Alexandria to Host Alexandria Open Space Festival on Saturday, May 31
5/15/2014 11:15:21 PM Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission Seeks Nominations for the 2014 CIVIC Awards
5/15/2014 11:22:36 AM City of Alexandria to Host 37th Annual Memorial Day Jazz Festival on Monday, May 26 at Waterfront Park
5/2/2014 03:40:50 PM Make A Splash: City of Alexandria Announces Upcoming Aquatics Activities for All Ages
4/30/2014 10:01:48 PM Ad Hoc Fort Ward Park and Museum Area Stakeholder Advisory Group Public Meeting on May 7
4/29/2014 01:02:15 PM City of Alexandria Schedules Construction Work at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park
4/23/2014 09:56:01 PM City of Alexandria to Host Annual Hershey’s Track & Field Games on Saturday, May 17
4/23/2014 09:45:06 PM City of Alexandria Office of the Arts to Host Community Roundtable Discussions on the Public Art Master Plan
4/23/2014 09:35:32 PM Alexandria Beautification Commission Seeks Nominations for the 2014 Alexandria Beautification Awards
4/17/2014 12:59:46 AM Construction Work Scheduled at City of Alexandria Courts
4/7/2014 05:48:52 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Annual Earth Day Tree Sale on Saturday, April 26
4/4/2014 04:45:07 PM City of Alexandria Seeks Public Comment on Proposal to Name the Nannie J. Lee Center Playground the Ruthanne Lodato Memorial Playground
4/4/2014 04:25:36 PM City of Alexandria to Host 21st Annual Alexandria Earth Day on Saturday, April 26
3/27/2014 11:43:01 PM City of Alexandria to Host Annual Alexandria Invitational Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, April 5
3/25/2014 04:47:23 PM City of Alexandria Commission for the Arts Announces Special Opportunity Grant for Temporary Public Art Project
3/16/2014 08:24:05 PM Montgomery Park Improvements to Begin Week of March 17
3/16/2014 06:48:13 PM Spring into Sports: Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Offers a Variety of Adult Sport Options
3/9/2014 08:14:58 PM Department of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Activities Seeks Community Input on Programming
3/8/2014 03:24:29 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Culturalities 2014 Spring and Summer Program Guide Now Available
3/7/2014 06:50:20 PM Public Invited to Attend Informational Meeting on the Armistead L. Boothe Park Improvements
3/5/2014 10:10:23 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Schedules Improvements Construction and Renovation Work at Armistead L. Boothe Park
3/5/2014 09:44:42 PM The City of Alexandria to Begin Chinquapin Aquatics Center Feasibility Study
3/3/2014 05:13:11 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeks Volunteers for the Public Art Committee - Second Notice
3/2/2014 10:00:40 PM Chinquapin Park Recreation Center to Open at 9 am Monday, March 3
2/19/2014 05:13:40 PM Reminder - Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission to Hold Public Hearing on Draft Citywide Parks Improvement Plan
2/14/2014 04:55:42 PM City of Alexandria Announces Procedures for the 2014 Community Garden Season
2/14/2014 01:29:25 PM Spring & Summer 2014 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Program Guide Available Online Friday, February 28
2/12/2014 11:01:49 AM The City of Alexandria to Gather Public Input on the Draft Management Plan for the Fort Ward Park and Museum Area
2/3/2014 10:22:43 PM Summer 2014 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Summer Fun Guide Now Available
1/27/2014 04:51:48 PM Fort Ward Park and Museum Area Stakeholder Advisory Group Meeting Rescheduled for January 29
1/27/2014 01:09:11 PM ACPS to Hold Community Meeting on New K-8 Patrick Henry School on January 29
1/24/2014 04:43:37 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeks Volunteers for the Public Art Committee(2)
1/24/2014 03:42:25 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities’ Community Centers Closing at 6 p.m. Friday, February 7
1/22/2014 02:37:04 PM January 22 Fort Ward Park and Museum Area Stakeholder Advisory Group Meeting Postponed
1/16/2014 12:50:59 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities releases draft Citywide Parks Improvement Plan
1/11/2014 03:20:55 PM City of Alexandria Office of the Arts Accepting Arts Program Grant Applications
1/10/2014 09:47:29 AM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Restore Soil and Turf at Simpson Park Dog Park
1/8/2014 09:43:04 PM Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Plan for the Interim Open Space at 600 North Henry Street
1/8/2014 08:12:05 PM City of Alexandria Schedules Concerts to Celebrate Alexandria’s Swedish Sister City, Helsingborg, Sweden
12/20/2013 10:51:53 AM Beverley Park Soil Sampling Scheduled for January 6-10, 2014
12/20/2013 10:47:57 AM New Family Fun Nights at Chinquapin Park Recreation Center & Aquatics Facility Open Friday, December 27
12/13/2013 06:37:47 AM The City of Alexandria will Host the Annual Santa Winter Wonderland Event beginning Monday, December 16
12/10/2013 09:27:43 AM City of Alexandria to Host Alexandria Holiday Cheerleading Invitational on Saturday, December 14
12/8/2013 10:41:43 AM Toys for Tots Benefit Square Dance Scheduled for Sunday, December 8 Cancelled
12/4/2013 09:31:30 PM City of Alexandria to Hold 39th Annual Toys for Tots Benefit Square Dance on Sunday, December 8
12/4/2013 03:47:40 PM City of Alexandria Hosts Potomac Yard Park Grand Opening on Saturday, December 14
12/4/2013 03:27:22 PM “DASHing Words in Motion” Call to the Community
12/4/2013 02:40:01 PM “Rock Your Park” – Winter 2013-2014 Community Open Play on Synthetic Turf Fields
12/4/2013 02:03:56 PM Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities' 2014 Winter Program Guide Now Available
12/4/2013 01:52:03 PM 2013 Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Needs Assessment Findings Are In!
11/14/2013 04:51:41 PM City of Alexandria’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Scheduled for Friday, November 29 at 6 p.m.
11/13/2013 08:59:34 AM Winter 2014 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Program Guide Available Online Wednesday, November 27
11/12/2013 06:52:32 PM City of Alexandria Office of the Arts to Host Art Panel Discussion in Development of a Citywide Public Art Master Plan
11/6/2013 04:12:29 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Seeking Public Input on Aquatics at the Chinquapin Park Recreation Center and Aquatic Facility
11/5/2013 10:05:02 PM City of Alexandria to Host 12th Annual Veterans’ Day Ceremony at the Captain Rocky Versace Plaza
10/29/2013 10:13:01 PM Public Invited to Attend Informational Meeting about Future Changes along the Mt Jefferson Greenway/W&OD Trail
10/23/2013 09:47:41 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeks Volunteers for the Public Art Committee
10/16/2013 04:17:50 PM City of Alexandria Celebrates Chinquapin Park Recreation Center Re-opening on Saturday, November 2
10/9/2013 10:25:03 PM Alexandria Beautification Commission Announces the 2013 Alexandria Beautification Award Winners
10/9/2013 10:18:01 PM Public Invited to Attend Hooffs Run Park Playground Renovation Open House
9/26/2013 09:44:32 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Annual Family Fall Festival on Saturday, October 19
9/25/2013 08:48:59 PM City of Alexandria Celebrates National Public Lands Day on September 28
9/22/2013 06:44:25 PM ACPS to Hold Community Meeting on New K-8 Patrick Henry School on September 25
9/18/2013 05:07:51 PM Public Invited to Attend Hooffs Run Park Playground Renovation Open House on October 3
9/16/2013 09:54:02 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Ninth Annual Alexandria Doggie Day Swim on Saturday, September 21
9/12/2013 03:36:15 PM City of Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Plan for the New Park at 5325 Polk Avenue
8/30/2013 04:05:02 PM City of Alexandria to Host Alexandria Multicultural Fest: Celebrating Alexandria’s Diversity on Saturday, September 14
8/30/2013 03:26:29 PM Reminder: City of Alexandria Extends Old Town Pool Operating Season
8/15/2013 02:47:59 PM City of Alexandria Power-On and Power-Up School Year Registration Now Open
8/7/2013 06:49:39 AM Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities' 2013 Fall Program Guide Now Available
8/7/2013 06:32:40 AM City of Alexandria to Extend Old Town Pool Operating Season
7/18/2013 09:32:07 AM City of Alexandria to Host “Living on a Bad Name” Bon Jovi Tribute Band Concert, Friday, July 26
7/14/2013 12:45:30 PM Fall 2013 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Program Guide Available Online Friday, August 2
7/14/2013 12:07:33 PM City of Alexandria's 11th Annual Outdoor Film Festival Scheduled July 19 and July 20 at Waterfront Park
7/1/2013 10:06:26 PM Alexandria Park & Recreation Commission and Youth Sports Advisory Board Schedules Joint Meeting on July 18
6/30/2013 06:35:34 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Schedules Installation of New Dugouts at Ben Brenman Park Little league Baseball Field
6/30/2013 06:28:13 PM Department of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Activities Plans 2013 Parks and Recreation Needs Assessment
6/23/2013 01:05:18 PM Celebrate National Park and Recreation Month at Summer 2013 Community Open Play at City of Alexandria Sport Fields
6/17/2013 10:06:24 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Hold Community Meeting on Hooffs Run Park Playground Renovation on June 24
6/14/2013 05:16:06 AM Chinquapin Park Recreation Center to Close to June 17 for Scheduled Facility Improvements
6/14/2013 04:17:16 AM Charles Houston Recreation Center Photographic Mural, Hall of Fame to be Dedicated June 22
6/14/2013 04:14:51 AM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Schedules Picnic Shelter Renovation at Angel Park
6/14/2013 04:12:49 AM City of Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission to Hold Public Hearing on Capital Improvement Program External Project Requests
6/14/2013 04:02:29 AM Youth Art Festival on June 8 Will Continue as Scheduled
6/14/2013 04:00:25 AM City of Alexandria to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new Open Space Property at 5325 Polk Ave. on Saturday, June 15
5/28/2013 05:03:53 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Gather Public Input on Draft Plans for the City’s Six Large Parks - Brenman & Boothe Parks May 29 Reminder
5/28/2013 04:48:25 PM The City of Alexandria to Gather Public Input on a Management Plan for the Fort Ward Park and Museum Area
5/20/2013 10:08:38 PM City of Alexandria Announces the Opening of the 2013 Outdoor Pool Season
5/20/2013 10:03:29 PM City of Alexandria Seeks Public Comment on Proposal to Rename Buchanan Park to Honor Leatrice Byrd
5/15/2013 05:19:56 PM Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission Seeks Nominations for the 2013 CIVIC Awards
5/15/2013 05:03:10 PM City of Alexandria Holds 11th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony to Honor 67 Alexandrians KIA MIA in the Vietnam War
5/12/2013 09:44:11 PM Draft Plans for the City’s Six Large Parks Now Available for Review
5/11/2013 11:05:39 AM City of Alexandria Sport League Cancellation Number Experiencing Technical Difficulties – Cancellation Information Contained Herein for Saturday, May 11
5/9/2013 10:00:25 PM Public Invited to Attend Information Meeting about Montgomery Park Improvements
5/4/2013 09:58:47 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Gather Public Input on Draft Plans for the City’s Six Large Parks
5/4/2013 09:43:53 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Launches Enhanced Tree Maintenance Program
5/3/2013 03:40:46 PM City of Alexandria Announces 2013 Spring & Summer Concert Series
5/3/2013 02:29:39 PM Mother's Day Let's Jazz it Up Jazz Extravaganza
4/28/2013 09:30:28 PM Alexandria Beautification Commission Seeks Nominations for the 2013 Alexandria Beautification Awards
4/17/2013 09:46:16 PM Jerome Buddie Ford Nature Center Nature News Goes Digital
3/21/2013 04:26:15 PM City of Alexandria Seeks Public Comment on Proposal to Rename Braddock Field to Honor Lenwood “Lenny” Harris
3/21/2013 12:34:56 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Annual Earth Day Tree Sale on Saturday, April 20
3/19/2013 09:56:19 AM The Miracle League of Alexandria Seeks Time Capsule Items for the Kelley Cares Miracle Field
3/9/2013 02:32:24 PM Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities' 2013 Spring & Summer Program Guide Now Available
3/9/2013 11:33:00 AM Nonprofit Arts & Culture Organizations Generate $70.7 Million in Economic Impact for City of Alexandria
3/6/2013 12:49:29 PM City of Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities’ Facilities to close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 6
2/20/2013 10:48:03 PM Alexandria City Community Theatre (ACCT) presents Apollo Live Performance Friday, March 1
2/20/2013 10:39:58 PM Spring & Summer 2013 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Program Guide Available Online Friday, March 1
2/16/2013 03:00:02 PM Early Spring 2013 Learn to Swim Aquatic Classes – Registration Opens February 20 for City Residents
2/11/2013 10:21:23 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Hold Informational Meeting on Planned Timberbranch Parkway Footbridge Replacement
2/9/2013 10:47:00 AM Public Invited to Attend Community Meeting for Planning the Open Space Properties at 5325 Polk Avenue on February 19
2/8/2013 12:01:17 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Schedules Picnic Shelter Repairs at Ben Brenman Park
1/31/2013 04:58:19 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Schedules Basketball Light Replacement at Ewald Park
1/14/2013 09:43:51 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Schedules Athletic Light Replacement at Simpson Park
1/3/2013 11:46:17 AM City of Alexandria Purchases Polk Avenue Property for Use as Open Space
12/29/2012 12:32:03 PM Walking Trail Construction Scheduled at Founders Park
12/16/2012 06:13:02 PM Simpson Dog Park Temporarily Closed beginning December 20
12/4/2012 10:21:14 PM Maintenance work Scheduled at George Mason School Park(2)
12/3/2012 02:04:10 PM City of Alexandria to Host Braddock Community Park Community Meeting
11/29/2012 09:58:33 PM “Rock Your Park” – Winter 2012-2013 Community Open Play at Ben Brenman Park Synthetic Turf Field
11/18/2012 09:37:15 PM Construction Work Scheduled at Four Mile Run Park Community Building Site
11/18/2012 09:27:05 PM Construction Work Continues at Simpson Park
11/14/2012 10:04:12 PM City of Alexandria to Hold 38th Annual Toys for Tots Benefit Square Dance on Sunday, December 2
11/14/2012 04:31:18 PM Fence Replacement Scheduled at Windmill Hill Park Basketball Court
11/11/2012 06:31:46 PM Winter 2013 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Program Guide Available Online Monday, December 3
11/10/2012 10:40:27 PM City of Alexandria to Host Holiday Invitational Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, December 15
11/10/2012 10:28:13 PM City of Alexandria Searches for Poet Laureate – Deadline Extended to November 26
11/10/2012 10:17:48 PM City of Alexandria’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Scheduled for Friday, November 23
11/9/2012 04:18:24 PM 11th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony at the Captain Rocky Versace Plaza
10/2/2012 09:52:27 AM City of Alexandria in Search of 2012 Holiday Tree
9/28/2012 10:19:53 PM Alexandria Beautification Commission Announces 2012 Beautification Award Winners
9/27/2012 10:09:09 PM Construction work scheduled at Mount Jefferson WOD Greenway
9/25/2012 10:04:45 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Annual Family Fall Festival on Saturday, October 13
9/25/2012 09:37:56 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Annual Fall Tree Sale on Saturday, October 20
9/25/2012 03:18:42 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Gather Public Input on Management Plans for the City’s Large Multi-use Parks
9/22/2012 09:38:39 PM Public Invited to Attend 2012 City of Alexandria Beautification Award Ceremony
9/22/2012 09:30:08 PM City of Alexandria Searches for Poet Laureate
9/20/2012 01:23:46 PM City of Alexandria’ Searches for Individuals to serve on Poet Laureate Selection Panel
9/17/2012 09:51:37 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeks Public Comment on Temporary Mural for Sports Equipment Facility Wall near the the Nannie J. Lee Memorial Recreation Center
9/13/2012 10:46:09 PM Poet Laureate and Guest Readers to Participate in City of Alexandria’s Ninth Annual Alexandria Doggie Day Swim on Saturday, September 15
9/7/2012 10:38:10 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Host Community Meeting on Aquatics
9/6/2012 10:17:14 PM City of Alexandria Commission for the Arts Schedules Grant Program Workshops
8/29/2012 10:27:56 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Ninth Annual Alexandria Doggie Day Swim on Saturday, September 15
8/29/2012 10:07:57 PM Dora Kelley Park Trail Re-Surfacing Project
8/29/2012 09:58:07 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeks Public Comment on Extension of Temporary Mural for Outdoor Gymnasium Wall at the Mt. Vernon Recreation Center
8/28/2012 09:40:17 AM City of Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Announces Annual Chinquapin Park Recreation Center Maintenance Schedule for 2012
8/9/2012 10:49:27 PM City of Alexandria Announces Reduced Outdoor Pools Hours for 2012 Season
8/9/2012 10:38:07 PM West End Farmers’ Market Closed Sunday, August 19 at Ben Brenman Park
8/8/2012 10:06:06 PM Public Invited to Attend Community Open House to Provide Comment on Safety Fence Design Options at Windmill Hill Park Bulkhead
8/3/2012 10:10:53 PM Online Registration Now Available for City of Alexandria 2012-2013 School Year Out of School Time Program
7/25/2012 12:48:02 PM Construction and Renovation Work Scheduled at Mount Jefferson Park Playground
7/25/2012 12:37:49 PM Construction Work Scheduled at Dora Kelley Park
7/20/2012 12:30:15 PM Fall 2012 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Program Guide Available Online Monday, August 6
7/19/2012 03:33:01 PM Construction Work Scheduled at Ben Brenman Park
7/19/2012 03:25:05 PM The Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Seeks Performing Artists
7/9/2012 05:13:08 PM City Gallery Call for Artists Extended to July 16
7/9/2012 04:48:01 PM City of Alexandria Hosts 10th Annual Comcast Outdoor Film Festival in Historic Old Town Alexandria on July 13 & 14
6/29/2012 06:01:23 AM City of Alexandria Seeks Public Comment on Proposal to Name the Lee Center Softball Field the Kelley Cares Miracle Field
6/22/2012 05:09:04 PM Alexandria Citizen's Band Concert Cancelled on June 22
6/22/2012 04:50:45 PM Public Invited to Meet the Artists and View Proposals for the Freedmen’s Cemetery Sculpture on July 7 at The Lyceum
6/19/2012 11:01:01 PM Construction and Renovation Work Scheduled at Fort Ward Park & Eugene Simpson Stadium Park Tennis Courts
6/14/2012 09:56:27 PM Chinquapin Recreation Center Rixse Pool To Close Temporarily Friday, June 22
6/11/2012 09:44:33 PM City of Alexandria Annual USA & City Birthday Celebration - Saturday, July 7
6/11/2012 09:37:44 PM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Announces New Fees for Fiscal Year 2013 - Effective July 1, 2012
5/29/2012 10:06:10 PM City of Alexandria Announces 2012 Summer Concert Series
5/29/2012 05:26:13 PM Alexandria Waterfront Commission Schedules Annual Waterfront Walk
5/23/2012 09:25:15 PM Public Invited to Attend Community Meeting on the Installation of a Safety Fence and Park Enhancements at Windmill Hill Park
5/23/2012 09:20:51 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeking Volunteers to serve on the Public Art Committee(2)
5/13/2012 01:46:05 PM City of Alexandria Announces the Opening of the 2012 Outdoor Pool Season
5/13/2012 01:29:19 PM City of Alexandria Holds 10th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony to Honor 67 Alexandrians KIA/MIA in the Vietnam War
5/10/2012 09:52:26 PM City of Alexandria Announces Change in Outdoor Pools Age Policy for 2012 Season
5/9/2012 09:55:40 PM City of Alexandria Hosts 35th Annual Memorial Day Jazz Festival on Monday, May 28 on the City's Waterfront
5/9/2012 09:33:37 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts to Hold Second Public Hearing on Proposed Public Art Policy
5/8/2012 09:42:30 PM Construction Work Scheduled at Windmill Hill Park Basketball Court
5/8/2012 09:36:33 PM Public Invited to Attend Community Pre-Construction Meeting for Mount Jefferson Park Playground Renovation
5/2/2012 09:34:57 AM Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission Seeks Nominations for the 2012 CIVIC Awards
5/2/2012 09:15:30 AM City of Alexandria Reminds Dog Owners About Rules to Remember with their Four-Footed Friends(2)
4/30/2012 05:52:13 PM City of Alexandria to Host the U. S. Navy Band “Cruisers” on May 12
4/20/2012 04:07:43 PM Jones Point Park Construction Community Liaison Group Meeting Scheduled for Tuesday, May 1
4/18/2012 11:44:37 AM Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities to Host Community Meeting on Aquatics Facilities Study
4/16/2012 04:52:16 PM Public Invited to Attend 2012 Miracle Baseball League of Alexandria Opening Day on Saturday, April 21
4/12/2012 09:50:23 PM 2012 Alex Arts Awards to be presented at City Council Meeting Tuesday, April 24
4/12/2012 09:44:06 PM City of Alexandria to Host Spring Invitational Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, April 28
4/12/2012 09:40:26 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts to Hold Public Hearings on Proposed Public Art Policy
4/3/2012 09:06:06 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeking Outdoor Temporary Public Art Projects
3/31/2012 02:23:34 PM City of Alexandria to Host 19th Annual Alexandria Earth Day on Saturday, April 21 - 2nd Annual Trashion Fashion
3/31/2012 02:10:35 PM City of Alexandria Observes Days of Remembrance for Victims of Holocaust Tuesday, April 17
3/28/2012 09:52:59 PM April is National Poetry Month
3/16/2012 10:26:16 PM Alexandria Beautification Commission Seeks Nominations for the 2012 Alexandria Beautification Awards
3/9/2012 03:50:17 PM Potomac Yard Development Schedules Construction Work at Simpson Park Beginning March 19
3/9/2012 03:39:31 PM Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities' Spring & Summer 2012 Program Guide Now Available
3/9/2012 12:12:13 PM Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission to Hold Public Hearing on Beauregard Small Area Plan Open Space and Recreational Components
2/24/2012 01:39:32 PM Alexandria Artist Raphael G. Nadeem Displays his Artwork at City Hall
2/23/2012 09:28:49 PM Vote Now for Alexandria as a Top Arts Destination
2/22/2012 03:40:49 PM Spring & Summer 2012 Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Program Guide Available Online Wednesday, March 7
2/9/2012 09:52:39 PM Alexandria Park and Recreation Commission to Receive Briefing on Beauregard Small Area Plan Open Space and Recreational Components (FINAL UPDATE)
2/8/2012 05:12:05 PM City of Alexandria to Host Informational Meeting on Proposed Enhancements to Holmes Run Trail Play Areas
1/12/2012 09:58:26 PM Jerome “Buddie” Ford Nature Center Offers “Rock’n Fossil Adventures” Spring Break Camp
1/12/2012 09:49:52 PM City of Alexandria to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the New Multi-Sensory Mobile
1/5/2012 09:38:30 PM Jones Point Park Construction Community Liaison Group Meeting Scheduled for Tuesday, January 17
1/5/2012 09:29:24 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeking Volunteers to serve on the Public Art Committee
1/5/2012 09:24:56 PM Alexandria Commission for the Arts Seeks Nominations for the 2012 Alex Arts Awards
1/4/2012 09:16:40 PM Potomac Yard Development Schedules Construction Work at Simpson Park(2)
12/6/2011 01:42:25 PM Potomac Yard Development Schedules Construction Work at Potomac Yard Park
12/6/2011 11:31:02 AM Potomac Yard Development Schedules Construction Work at Simpson Park
12/2/2011 03:52:46 PM Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities' Winter 2012 Program Guide Now Available
11/23/2011 03:02:07 PM City of Alexandria Waterfront Committee Schedules Special Meeting to Discuss Waterfront Small Area Plan
11/19/2011 06:12:39 PM City of Alexandria to Host Holiday Invitational Cheerleading Competition On Saturday, December 17, 2011
11/19/2011 05:49:52 PM “Rock Your Park” – Winter 2011 / 2012 Community Open Play at Ben Brenman Park Synthetic Turf Field
11/14/2011 06:02:08 PM City of Alexandria to Hold 37th Annual Toys For Tots Benefit Square Dance on Sunday, December 4
11/14/2011 05:53:29 PM City of Alexandria Announces 2011 Holiday Concert Series

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