Events Summary

Lake Barcroft Village Calendar for

September-October-November 2022

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Most of our regular Village events are continuing on Zoom due to the ongoing concerns related to COVID-19.  HOWEVER, we have a few events that are now meeting in person.  Those events are noted in this latest calendar.  Also, some of our events have changed dates and times so please make sure to note your favorites!

 

 

 

 

Thursday, September 8 – 3:15pm

Lake Barcroft Village Board of Directors meeting via Zoom

Open to Village members

 

Friday, September 9 – 10:00am

Coffee and Conversation

WHERE: La Madeleine; 5861 Crossroads Center Way

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Saturday, September 10 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, September 12 – 7:00pm

Village Quarterly Membership Meeting via Zoom

Our special program will feature Eric McDowel, Single Family Program Advisor at HUD, who will provide a presentation on FHA Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM).  The presentation will provide an overview of the HECM and discuss borrower and property eligibility, financial assessment and HECM counseling requirements. The HECM is a reverse mortgage product specifically for senior homeowners and is the only reverse mortgage insured by the federal government.  A brief Village business meeting will follow the presentation.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83229298093?pwd=RjBWSUlwa1BHcUpsSmJjMUVORk9kZz09
Or dial 301-715-8592
Meeting ID: 832 2929 8093
Passcode: 331591

 

Tuesday, September 13 – 10:30am

Village Movie Group via Zoom

Have you gone back to the movie theater? Are you still streaming movies at home:  Let’s discuss!

CONTACT:  Sam Rothman

 

Wednesday, September 14 – 11:00am

Village Poetry Group

CONTACT: Ellen Raphaeli

 

Thursday, September 15 – 11:00am

Village Chess Club

WHERE:  Home of Mike Gaffen (6356 Cavalier Corridor); outside weather permitting

CONTACT: Mike Gaffen

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, September 19 – 10:00am

Art Roundtable via Zoom

Village members talk about favorite artists and works of art as well as a variety of art disciplines.

CONTACT: Bob Schreiber

 

Tuesday, September 20 – 6:00pm

Dining Around

WHERE: 2941 Restaurant; 2941 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church

RSVPs are required

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Wednesday, September 21 – 3:00pm

Village Book Discussion via Zoom

Tell fellow Village members what books you’ve read and enjoyed, what books you didn’t like, what’s on your wish list to read and get more ideas from others.

CONTACT: Cathy Williams

 

Thursday, September 22 – 2:00pm

Village Travel Vignettes via Zoom

CONTACT : Marcia Grabowski

 

Saturday, September 24 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Saturday, September 24 – 5:00pm

Happy Hour

WHERE:  Home of Lois and Marty Mandelberg; 6303 Waterway Place

All who are fully vaccinated and boosted are welcome to join in; masks are optional.

Remember to bring your own beverage of choice and an appetizer to share – but no dips please!

 

 

Tuesday, September 27 -- 10:00am

Building the Metro Region via Zoom

A discussion about public works and construction in and around the metropolitan area. Some topics will include:  the Beltway and its impacts all around, various area water systems and the river/reservoirs supporting them, and trash/recycling programs just to name a few

CONTACT: Rick Kercz

 

Wednesday, September 28 – 11:00am  

Village Mystery Book Club via Zoom

Village members discuss favorite authors and books in the genre

CONTACT:  Cindy Waters

 

Thursday, September 29 – 12:00pm

Co-Ed Lunch

WHERE: Fat City Kitchen; 330 S. Pickett Street, Alexandria

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

RSVPs are required

 

Monday, October 3 – 12:00pm

Silver Fox Men’s Lunch

WHERE: TBD

CONTACT:  Clyde Williams

 

Friday, October 7 – 10:00am

Coffee and Conversation

WHERE: La Madeleine; 5861 Crossroads Center Way

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Saturday, October 8 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, October 11 – 10:30am

Village Movie Group via Zoom

Have you gone back to the movie theater? Are you still streaming movies at home:  Let’s discuss!

CONTACT:  Sam Rothman

 

Wednesday, October 12 – 11:00am

Village Poetry Group

CONTACT: Ellen Raphaeli

 

Thursday, October 13 – 3:15pm

Lake Barcroft Village Board of Directors meeting via Zoom

Open to Village members

 

Friday, October 14 – 10:30am

Zoom Together

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev (dcguide@cox.net) for links and more information

 

Saturday, October 15 – 5:00pm  NOTE DATE CHANGE!!

Happy Hour

WHERE:  Home of Lois and Marty Mandelberg; 6303 Waterway Place

All who are fully vaccinated and boosted are welcome to join in; masks are optional.

Remember to bring your own beverage of choice and an appetizer to share – but no dips please!

 

Monday, October 17 – 2:00pm

Art Roundtable via Zoom

Village members talk about favorite artists and works of art as well as a variety of art disciplines.

CONTACT: Bob Schreiber

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, October 18 – 6:00pm

Dining Around

WHERE: Thompson’s Italian; 124 N. Washington Street, Falls Church

RSVPs are required

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Wednesday, October 19 – 3:00pm

Village Book Discussion via Zoom

Tell fellow Village members what books you’ve read and enjoyed, what books you didn’t like, what’s on your wish list to read and get more ideas from others.

CONTACT: Cathy Williams

 

Thursday, October 20 – 11:00am

Village Chess Club

WHERE:  Home of Mike Gaffen (6356 Cavalier Corridor); outside weather permitting

CONTACT: Mike Gaffen

 

Thursday, October 21 – 2:00pm

Village Travel Vignettes via Zoom

CONTACT : Marcia Grabowski

 

Saturday, October 22 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Tuesday, October 25 -- 10:00am

Building the Metro Region via Zoom

A discussion about public works and construction in and around the metropolitan area. Some topics will include:  the Beltway and its impacts all around, various area water systems and the river/reservoirs supporting them, and trash/recycling programs just to name a few

CONTACT: Rick Kercz

 

 

Wednesday, October 26 – 11:00am  

Village Mystery Book Club via Zoom

Village members discuss favorite authors and books in the genre

CONTACT:  Cindy Waters

 

Thursday, October 27 – 12:00pm

Co-Ed Lunch

WHERE: Ruthie’s All Day; 3411 5th Street South, Arlington

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

RSVPs are required

 

Friday, October 28 – 10:30am

Zoom Together

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev (dcguide@cox.net) for links and more information

 

Thursday, November 3 – 12:00pm

Silver Fox Men’s Lunch

WHERE: TBD

CONTACT:  Clyde Williams

 

Friday, November 4 – 10:00am

Coffee and Conversation

WHERE: La Madeleine; 5861 Crossroads Center Way

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Saturday, November 5 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Tuesday, November 8 – 10:30am

Village Movie Group via Zoom

Have you gone back to the movie theater? Are you still streaming movies at home:  Let’s discuss!

CONTACT:  Sam Rothman

 

Wednesday, November 9 – 11:00am

Village Poetry Group

CONTACT: Ellen Raphaeli

 

Thursday, November 10 – 3:15pm

Lake Barcroft Village Board of Directors meeting via Zoom

Open to Village members

 

Friday, November 11 – 10:30am

Zoom Together

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev (dcguide@cox.net) for links and more information

 

Monday, November 14– 7:00pm

Village Quarterly Membership Meeting via Zoom

Program TBD

 

Tuesday, November 15 – 6:00pm

Dining Around

WHERE: Raaga Restaurant; 5872 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church

RSVPs are required

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Wednesday, November 16 – 3:00pm

Village Book Discussion via Zoom

Tell fellow Village members what books you’ve read and enjoyed, what books you didn’t like, what’s on your wish list to read and get more ideas from others.

CONTACT: Cathy Williams

 

Thursday, November 17 – 11:00am

Village Chess Club

WHERE:  Home of Mike Gaffen (6356 Cavalier Corridor); outside weather permitting

CONTACT: Mike Gaffen

 

Thursday, November 17 – 2:00pm

Village Travel Vignettes via Zoom

CONTACT : Marcia Grabowski

 

Friday, November 18 – 12:00pm

Co-Ed Lunch

WHERE: La Cote D’Or Cafe ; 6876 Langston Blvd., Arlington

RSVPs are required

 

Thursday, November 18 – 2:00pm

Village Travel Vignettes via Zoom

CONTACT : Marcia Grabowski

 

Saturday, November 19 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Saturday, November 19 – 5:00pm  NOTE DATE CHANGE!!

Happy Hour

WHERE:  Home of Lois and Marty Mandelberg; 6303 Waterway Place

All who are fully vaccinated and boosted are welcome to join in; masks are optional.

Remember to bring your own beverage of choice and an appetizer to share – but no dips please!

 

Monday, November 21 – 2:00pm

Art Roundtable via Zoom

Village members talk about favorite artists and works of art as well as a variety of art disciplines.

CONTACT: Bob Schreiber

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, November 22 -- 10:00am

Building the Metro Region via Zoom

A discussion about public works and construction in and around the metropolitan area. Some topics will include:  the Beltway and its impacts all around, various area water systems and the river/reservoirs supporting them, and trash/recycling programs just to name a few

CONTACT: Rick Kercz

 

Wednesday, November 23 – 11:00am  

Village Mystery Book Club via Zoom

Village members discuss favorite authors and books in the genre

CONTACT:  Cindy Waters

 

Thursday, November 24 – ALL DAY!

 

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!

 

 

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PLEASE NOTE:  For all returning in person events,  RSVPs are ABSOLUTELY REQUIRED.  We are all pleased to be able to return to some in person gatherings but we must still adhere to the CDC guidelines where they apply.  Thanks everyone! 

 

 

For reservations or more information about these programs --

CONTACT:  703-354-0652 or lbvcoord@gmail.com