Alexandria Mom's Calendar of Events

Friday, July 22, 2016

Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week August 19-28, 2016

For 10 days and two weekends, more than 50 Alexandria restaurantsoffer a $35 three-course dinner OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week, August 19-28, 2016. More than two dozen restaurants will also offer lunch deals at $10, $15 or $20 per person in addition to the dinner specials.

New to Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week are Ashlar Restaurant and Bar, located at Kimpton's newly-renovated Morrison House, and Bombay Curry Company in Del Ray. Returning participants include Restaurant Eve, Sonoma Cellar, Magnolia's On King, Vermilion, La Bergerie, Evening Star Cafe, The Majestic, Mason Social, Cheesetique, Southside 815 and Del Ray Café.

Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week showcases the inventiveness of local chefs in neighborhoods throughout the city, including Old Town, Del Ray and the West End. At a range of locales, from fine dining establishments to casual neighborhood favorites, guests will savor the flavors of Alexandria's distinctive collection of eateries.
In August, guests will find a flip-book of menus on
     WHAT: Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week
     WHEN: 10 Days – August 19-28, 2016
     WHERE: Neighborhoods throughout Alexandria, Virginia, including Old Town, Del Ray and the West End
     HOW: $35 three-course dinner OR $35 dinner for two; select locations offering lunch from $10-20/person

This semiannual event spans two weekends, making it an extraordinary time to transform Restaurant Week into a delicious Restaurant Weekend with special rates at luxurious hotels just steps from eateries. To find hotel information, go to

About Alexandria Restaurant Week
Alexandria Restaurant Week was launched in 2009 by Visit Alexandria and has since been a favorite amongst patrons and restaurateurs, occurring biannually in the winter and summer. Visit Alexandria coordinates and markets the event, which is free for participating restaurants. In addition to serving as an economic driver for Alexandria restaurants, Alexandria Restaurant Week bolsters the city's reputation as a culinary destination, popular amongst presidents and well-versed foodies.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

MOMs Club Consignment Sale Coming in September

The Mom’s Club of Alexandria NE is hosting the Fall 2016 Children’s Consignment Sale on Saturday September 17, 2016 at Trinity United Methodist Church from 8am-12:30pm and we are looking for a few more Consignors. We sell season specific children’s clothing, toys, baby gear (bouncers, high chairs, strollers, pack and plays, etc.). We don’t sell large furniture (cribs, dressers) or maternity clothes. If you’re interested in learning more, please email!

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

TC Williams Fall Sports Tryout Schedule

Fall sports tryouts start soon so it is time to get ready
#1.  You must have a physical dated after May 1, 2016.  The physical and other forms are available on the T.C. Athletics Website.
#2.  Register for tryouts.  See the tryout webpage.
Monday (7/25/16):       Field Hockey and Golf
Tuesday (7/26/16):      Football - JV and Freshman
Wednesday (7/27/16):  Football - Varsity
Thursday (7/28/16):     Volleyball and Cheer
Friday (7/29/16):          Cross Country
Registration times for each day 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

#3.  Tryouts start:
August 1: Football
August 1: Field Hockey           
August 1: Competition Cheer
August 3: Cross-country
August 8: Volleyball
Please share especially with any rising 8th and 9th graders you know!