Monday, November 14
- Sew a Gift Bag. 2 pm – 3:30 pm. Sewing machines and material provided. Sherwood Regional Library, Alexandria, VA. Adults. Free but registration required.
- Pumpkin Crafting. 7 pm – 8:30 pm. Great Falls Library, Great Falls, VA. Teens and Adults. Free, no registration required.
Tuesday, November 15 National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day
Wednesday, November 16
- Make Holiday Jewelry. 3 pm – 5 pm. Kings Park Library, Alexandria, VA. Adults. Free but registration required.
Thursday, November 17
- Leonids Meteor Showers
Friday, November 18
- Tysons Corner Mall Tree Lighting 6 pm. Tysons Corner Center Plaza (outdoors), Vienna.
Saturday, November 19
- Letters to Santa. Write and decorate a letter to Santa (free, but children and adults must register). Reston Community Center (Hunters Woods) 9:30 am – 11:00 am.
- Fairfax City 36th Annual Holiday Craft Show. 10 am – 5 pm. Fairfax High School, 3501 Lion Run, Fairfax, VA. $5 admission fee.
- Ornament Painting. 1:30 pm – 2 pm. Tysons-Pimmit Library, Vienna. All ages, free, no registration required.
Sunday, November 20 President Biden’s Birthday
- Fairfax City 36th Annual Holiday Craft Show. 10 am – 3 pm. Fairfax High School, 3501 Lion Run, Fairfax, VA. $5 admission fee.
- Make Room for Turkeys. Ellanor C. Lawrence Nature Center, Chantilly, VA. Learn about the role of turkeys in different cultures and how habitat restoration helps them prosper. Ages 7 to Adult. 3 pm – 4 pm. $8/person; register in advance.
Cool Yule Tip: To send a Christmas Card to President Biden and First Lady Biden, be sure to put your name and return address on the envelope and address it to: The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 20500. If you are lucky, you might receive a Christmas card in return!