Past Events
August 8, 2013 - 7:00pm

Celebrating Alexandria's Dog Days of Summer at the Athenaeum are Joe Peck and Friends with featured artist Mercedes Mill. Joe, who you may know from his work onstage at area theaters, will be joined by Jim Gormley on percussion and Matthew Leonard on bass to share a mix of popular tunes and original songs (several of which have received international airplay).
 

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August 8, 2013 - 4:00pm

Drop by with your dog! Humans can enjoy lemonade, while canines munch Milkbones on the Athenaeum's front steps. Meet your neighbors and their dogs. Free.

August 4, 2013 - 2:00pm

Inspired by animal behavior research, the dance examines relationships between its subjects – two women. The title describes the mathematical law that if a variable is extreme when first measured, on subsequent measurements it will fall closer to the average (the mean). Free.
 

August 3, 2013 - 1:00pm

The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria will hold a Dog Days Adoption Event in the Athenaeum garden. Find a photogenic four-legged friend and make the dog days last all year long. This event is presented in Partnership with TTR Sotheby's International Realty. Free.
 

July 30, 2013 - 10:30am

Join Arts on the Horizon for our Stories and Songs class, an interactive storytime that encourages movement and participation. This class will help your little one practice new vocabulary, build listening skills, and acclimate to being part of a group. Stories and Songs will have your little one bouncing along on their feet as we discover classic stories and songs geared specifically...

July 23, 2013 - 10:30am

Join Arts on the Horizon for our Stories and Songs class, an interactive storytime that encourages movement and participation. This class will help your little one practice new vocabulary, build listening skills, and acclimate to being part of a group. Stories and Songs will have your little one bouncing along on their feet as we discover classic stories and songs geared specifically...

July 21, 2013 - 4:00pm

Join us for the artists' reception of Kathleen Ewing's Dog Days Dog Show.

July 16, 2013 - 10:30am

Join Arts on the Horizon for our Stories and Songs class, an interactive storytime that encourages movement and participation. This class will help your little one practice new vocabulary, build listening skills, and acclimate to being part of a group. Stories and Songs will have your little one bouncing along on their feet as we discover classic stories and songs geared specifically...

July 11, 2013 - 7:00pm

Jean Bayou is a multi-instrumentalist singer and songwriter of memorable melodies interwoven with skillfully crafted story lines. She will make you laugh, cry and think about it later on!
 

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July 9, 2013 - 10:30am

Join Arts on the Horizon for our Stories and Songs class, an interactive storytime that encourages movement and participation. This class will help your little one practice new vocabulary, build listening skills, and acclimate to being part of a group. Stories and Songs will have your little one bouncing along on their feet as we discover classic stories and songs geared specifically...