Alexandria Mom's Calendar of Events

Thursday, February 12, 2015

DASH & King St. Trolley President's Day Schedule

DASH and the King Street Trolley President's Day Holiday Schedule: Monday, February 16, 2015
DASH will operate a Saturday schedule in observance of the President's Day Holiday on Monday, February 16, 2015
King Street Trolley Service Schedule: 
The King Street Trolley operates daily, every 15 minutes, between the King Street Metro to the waterfront.
* Sunday - Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 10:15 p.m. * Thursday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
FREE DASH Shuttle to the George Washington Birthday Parade: Monday, February 16 starting at 11 a.m.
FREE DASH Shuttles will run to and from Eisenhower Metrorail Station from 11 a.m. – 4 and from the George Washington Birthday Parade dropping off in Old Town at Prince and Washington Streets. 
If you would like to stay past 4 p.m., just board any DASH bus on King Street. Regular DASH buses provide service to the King Street and Braddock Metrorail Stations until 11:30 p.m. DASH fare is $1.60. 

DASH shuttles do not stop at the King Street Metrorail Station

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Alexandria Commission for Women seeks nominations

The Alexandria Commission for Women seeks nominations of women, men, and youth who have made a significant impact on women and girls in Alexandria for its 35th Annual Salute to Women Awards Banquet. In addition to recognizing community leaders, this year’s event will commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Alexandria Sexual Assault Center and will take place on Thursday, March 26 at 6 p.m. at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  Winners will be recognized for their achievements in several areas, including health and safety, legislative advocacy, and providing opportunities for youth. Proceeds from this event support the Alexandria Sexual Assault Center.  All nominations must be submitted to the Department of Community and Human Services by the close of business on Friday, February 20, 2015.  

To obtain a nomination form or further information, please contact Melissa Villacorta at 703.746.3132 or, or visit the Department of Community and Human Services web site at