Events Summary

Lake Barcroft Village Calendar for

June-July-August 2021

 

PLEASE NOTE: Many of our regular Village events remain cancelled or reconfigured in some way due to the ongoing concerns related to COVID-19.  HOWEVER, we have a few events that will begin meeting in person.  Those events are noted in this latest calendar.

 

 

Thursday, June 10 – 10:00am

Art Roundtable via Zoom

Village members talk about favorite artists and works of art, art in your home, demonstrations by local artists, virtual tours of museums, or discussions about a Smithsonian or other program on art. 

CONTACT: Bob Schreiber

 

Monday, June 14 – 11:30am

Spanish Conversation Group via Zoom

This is generally for intermediate/advanced speakers.

CONTACT: Beth Auerbach

 

Tuesday, June 15 – 10:30am

Village Movie Group via Zoom

Discussions will continue about favorite movies and maybe those not recommended.

CONTACT: Sam Rothman

 

Wednesday, June 16 – 10:00am   RETURN IN PERSON EVENT!!

Coffee and Conversation

CONTACT:  Linda Woodrow; 6511 Dearborn Drive, Falls Church

 

Wednesday, June 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, June 17– 11:00am

Village Chess Club

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

CONTACT: Mike Gaffen

 

Thursday, June 17 – 3:00pm

Lake Barcroft Village Board of Directors meeting via Zoom

Open to Village members

 

Friday, June 18 – 1:00pm

Garden Tour

WHERE:  Home of Ken Kastner and Eva Kosztarab; 6507 Waterway Drive

The backyard garden of Ken and Eva has recently been redone and is quite beautiful.  Please note that the yard is on a long slope – there are stairs but no handrails. 

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Saturday, June 19 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group via Zoom

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Tuesday, June 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.

 

Wednesday, June 23 – 11:00am

Village Poetry Group via Zoom

Members get together to discuss poetry.

CONTACT:  Ellen Raphaeli

 

Thursday, June 24 – 2:00pm

Village Travel Vignettes via Zoom

CONTACT : Marcia Grabowski

 

Saturday, June 26 – 5:00pm

Happy Hour

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

Please remember to bring your own beverage of choice and an appetizer to share.

 

Tuesday, June 29 – 12:00pm

Co-Ed Lunch

WHERE: Sweetwater Tavern; 3066 Gate House Plaza, Falls Church

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Wednesday, June 30 – 11:00am  

Village Mystery Book Club via Zoom

Village members discuss favorite authors and books in the genre.

CONTACT:  Cindy Waters

Friday, July 2 – 10:30am

Zoom Together

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

 

Saturday, July 3 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group via Zoom

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Tuesday, July 6– 10:00am  

Coffee and Conversation

WHERE:  Home of Cathy and Clyde Williams; 3434 Glen Carlyn Drive, Falls Church

 

Wednesday, July 7 – 12:00pm

Silver Fox Men’s Lunch

WHERE:  Clare & Don’s Beach Shack; 130 N.  Washington Street, Falls Church

CONTACT:  Clyde Williams

 

Thursday, July 8 – 10:00am

Art Roundtable via Zoom

Village members talk about favorite artists and works of art, art in your home, demonstrations by local artists, virtual tours of museums, or discussions about a Smithsonian or other program on art. 

CONTACT: Bob Schreiber

 

Thursday, July 8 – 3:00pm

Lake Barcroft Village Board of Directors meeting via Zoom

Open to Village members

 

Monday, July 12 – 11:30am

Spanish Conversation Group via Zoom

This is generally for intermediate/advanced speakers.

CONTACT: Beth Auerbach

 

Tuesday, July 13 – 10:30am

Village Movie Group via Zoom

Discussions will continue about favorite movies and maybe those not recommended.

CONTACT: Sam Rothman

 

Wednesday, July 14 – 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, July 15 – 11:00am

Village Chess Club

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

CONTACT: Mike Gaffen

 

Saturday, July 17 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group via Zoom

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Tuesday, July 20 – 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.

 

Wednesday, July 21 – 11:00am

Village Poetry Group

Members get together to discuss poetry.

CONTACT:  Ellen Raphaeli

 

 

Thursday, July 22 – 2:00pm

Village Travel Vignettes via Zoom

CONTACT : Marcia Grabowski

 

Saturday, July 24 – 5:00pm

Happy Hour

WHERE: Home of Adele and Carl Neuberg; 3406 Fiddlers Greet

Please remember to bring your own beverage of choice and an appetizer to share.

 

Tuesday, July 27  – 12:00pm

Co-Ed Lunch

WHERE: Bamian Restaurant; 5634 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Wednesday, July 28 – 11:00am  

Village Mystery Book Club via Zoom

Village members discuss favorite authors and books in the genre.

CONTACT:  Cindy Waters

 

Saturday, July 31 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group via Zoom

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Tuesday, August 3 – 12:00pm

Silver Fox Men’s Lunch

WHERE:  TBD

CONTACT:  Clyde Williams

 

Wednesday, August 4 – 10:00am  

Coffee and Conversation

WHERE:  Home of Carol Bursik and Roger Soles; 3433 Blair Road

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Friday, August 6  – 10:30am

Zoom Together

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

 

Monday, August 9 – 11:30am

Spanish Conversation Group via Zoom

This is generally for intermediate/advanced speakers.

CONTACT: Beth Auerbach

 

Tuesday, August 10 – 10:30am

Village Movie Group via Zoom

Discussions will continue about favorite movies and maybe those not recommended.

CONTACT: Sam Rothman

 

Wednesday, August 11 – 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, August 12 – 10:00am

Art Roundtable via Zoom

Village members talk about favorite artists and works of art, art in your home, demonstrations by local artists, virtual tours of museums, or discussions about a Smithsonian or other program on art. 

CONTACT: Bob Schreiber

 

Thursday, August 12 – 3:00pm

Lake Barcroft Village Board of Directors meeting via Zoom

Open to Village members

 

Saturday, August 14 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group via Zoom

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Tuesday, August 17 – 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.

 

Wednesday, August 18 – 11:00am

Village Poetry Group

Members get together to discuss poetry.

CONTACT:  Ellen Raphaeli

 

Thursday, August 19 – 11:00am

Village Chess Club

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

CONTACT: Mike Gaffen

 

Tuesday, August 24 – 12:00pm

Co-Ed Lunch

WHERE: Present Restaurant; 6678 Arlington Boulevard, Falls Church

CONTACT: Cindy Waters

 

Wednesday, August 25 – 11:00am  

Village Mystery Book Club via Zoom

Village members discuss favorite authors and books in the genre.

CONTACT:  Cindy Waters

 

Thursday, August 26 – 2:00pm

Village Travel Vignettes via Zoom

CONTACT : Marcia Grabowski

 

Saturday, August 28 – 9:30am

Memoir Writing Group via Zoom

CONTACT: Shirley Timashev

 

Saturday, August 28 – 5:00pm

Happy Hour

WHERE: TBD

Please remember to bring your own beverage of choice and an appetizer to share.

 

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

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