Girls on the Run is returning to the McLean Community Center! Girls on the Run (GOTR) is a physical activity-based positive youth development program for girls in grades 3-6. The program teaches life skills through dynamic interactive lessons and running games. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness.
Our program has been adapted to ensure physical distancing and safety. In-person practices include safety, sanitizing, and physical distancing precautions.
Starting on Monday, Sept. 13, the team will meet outside the MCC, twice a week for 10 weeks. The program culminates in a celebratory 5K at the end of the season! The program fee is $175 and includes 20 lessons/practices, a t-shirt, a water bottle, entry into the 5K, a 5K medal and more.
Registration is open from August 9 to September 7, at www.gotrnova.org.
Saturday, Sept. 18, 1-4 p.m.
1440 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean, VA 22101
Come out and celebrate the Old Firehouse's 31 years of serving the Greater McLean community!
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Saturday, Sept. 25, 11 a.m.–2 p.m.
Free admission. Registration is required.
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Celebrate autumn with your family locally! Harvest Happenings is an indoor-outdoor festival with live entertainment, a petting zoo, crafts and games. Visit our pumpkin patch and purchase a pumpkin to
decorate at the crafts station.
Thursday, Dec. 9, 6:30–8 p.m.
$45 per family/$35 MCC district residents
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Celebrate the holidays and start a new family tradition with us! Families decorate their own one-of-a-kind gingerbread houses! We'll supply a pre-built house, more than 20 traditional candies, toppings and frosting. The program will be held in person, however, families can make arrangements to pick up their purchased houses and supplies to use at home.
Notes: Parental supervision is required for children ages 12 and younger. Products may contain dairy, eggs, gluten, nuts and other allergens.
Saturday, Dec. 11, 10 a.m.–1 p.m.
$10 per family. Register in advance as space is limited.
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Join us and take a photo with Santa in a contactless, outdoor environment with social distancing. Our photographer will take a photo and email it to you. You can also leave a letter for Santa in a special mailbox.