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Community Yard Sale May 20 (Change)

Sun. May 20, 2018  8 am – Noon (Changed from Saturday due to weather)

Multiple locations throughout the Glencarlyn neighborhood.

Arlington Blvd (Rt. 50) and South Carlin Springs Rd – 

Main Location  St. John’s Church on the lawn nearest Lexington & 4th Sts S  – Arlington, Virginia 22204

Location –  Off of South Carlin Springs Rd – 4 blocks south of Arlington Blvd. (Rt 50).  Turn left (east) on 4th St. South (opposite side of Kenmore Middle School) –  1 block to St. John’s Church lawn at Kensington & 4th Sts S.

Glencarlyn Yard Sale Flyer (pdf format) with locations of locations of yard sales throughout the neighborhood. 

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Glencarlyn Days June 1 – 2 Schedule

Glencarlyn Days are quickly approaching. Be sure to mark your calendar for the activities on June 1st and 2nd so you can participate in lots of the activities.

Schedule
The schedule of activities will be delivered to your home by the last week in May.  In the meantime, you can get all the information about what will be happening by going to the Glencarlyn Days webpage.

Volunteers Needed
It takes dozens of volunteers to make our celebration a success. We are asking for your help. This link to volunteer opportunities lists the help that is needed at Potluck and Block party on Friday night June 1st, and the Pancake Breakfast and MANY other activities on Saturday June 2nd.

Please use this Sign Up Genius link to sign up for one (or more) activities. Your help for just an hour or two can make a big difference in the success of this wonderful community event.

 

 

Energize Arlington  — A Workshop Series for Improving Community Leadership Skills

Energize Arlington is for anyone wanting to improve their community leadership skills

Join us for a SERIES of interactive workshops developed from community conversations.

Every Thursday evening this October with networking from 6:30-7 p.m. and program from 7-8:30 p.m.

Reservations are needed for each session —  https://projects.arlingtonva.us/energize-arlington/

SCHEDULE:

OCTOBER 4 — Energizing Neighbors to be Active Participants in their Community

  • Learn how to spark neighborhood interest and engagement.
  • Location: Langston-Brown Community Center

OCTOBER 11 — Improving Communication with Multi-Family Buildings

  • Gain tips on how to broaden connections to neighbors.
  • Location: Walter Reed Community Center

OCTOBER 18 — Essentials for Community Leadership

  • Add valuable tools and resources to your leadership toolbox.
  • Location: Walter Reed Community Center

OCTOBER 25 — Networking Happy Hour

  • Meet and engage with other influential leaders like you!
  • Location: New District Brewing Company

GCA Halloween Party, Sat Oct. 20th at Carlin Hall

Glencarlyn’s annual Halloween Party for the neighborhood’s younger ghosts and goblins will be held Saturday, October 20th from 2:30-4:30pm at Carlin Hall, 5711 4th St. S.

We need parent volunteers to help with the party. If you can help:

Dress your young ones in their Halloween costume and bring them to the party. We will have snacks and lots of activities. Feel free to bring a snack, craft, or game to share. Children 5th grade and under are invited, and must be accompanied by an adult.

Glencarlyn Day 2018 Photos

Check out the new Glencarlyn Photo Gallery and the Glencarlyn Day 2018 Photos.

Most of the photos were provided by Gerald Martineau (one was from Dayna Lewin).  If you are interested in a full-size copies of any of the photos, his contact info is in the Glencarlyn Neighborhood Directory.