Thursday, March 28
The farmers table, meet with local farmers and vendors, find seasonal produce, baked goods, meat and eggs and learn what is in season and how to use it. Weekly activities may include wagon rides, pony rides, making cupcakes, warming fires, craft activities and meeting baby animals. 2:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, through April 25, Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor Center, 2739 W. Ox Rd., Herndon. Free. 703-437-9109.
“The Invisible War,” the Academy Award-nominated documentary followed by a panel discussion and a reception with light snacks. Sponsored by the American Association of University Women, Women and Gender Studies and Wellness, Alcohol and Violence Education and Services. Donations of toiletries for Artemis House, a shelter for battered women and their children, will be collected. 4:30-7 p.m., George Mason University, Johnson Center, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. Free. 703-993-2896 or email@example.com.
Fairfax bingo, no smoking, dinner sold, sponsored by the Arlington-Fairfax Elks. Proceeds go to scholarships and other Elks Lodge charities. Doors open, 5:30 p.m; early bird bingo, 6:30 p.m.; regular bingo, 7:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays, Arlington-Fairfax Elks Lodge, 8421 Arlington Blvd. Early bird minimum, $6; regular bingo, $14 for six face cards. 703-560-2188.
Agape dinner and Maundy Thursday service, a shared meal of Mediterranean-inspired foods, followed by a traditional Maundy Thursday service. Dinner, 6:30 p.m.; service, 7:30 p.m. St. Peter’s in the Woods, 5911 Fairview Woods Dr., Fairfax Station. 703-503-9210 or www.spiw.org.
Springfield bingo, for age 16 and older. Youths 16 and 17 must be accompanied by an adult. No smoking, sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars. 7 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, Greater Springfield Volunteer Fire Department, 7011 Backlick Rd. $10-$25. 703-541-3139.
“The Woman’s Guide to Investing,” a course for women who want to learn the basics of investing and how to empower themselves to make smart financial decisions. 7-9 p.m., the Women’s Center, 127 Park St. NE, Vienna. $35; members, $25. 703-281-2657 Ext. 276 or www.thewomenscenter.org.
Celtic Maundy Thursday service, in commemoration of the Last Supper, this is a Celtic service with music, meditative readings and communion. 7:30 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1205 Dolley Madison Blvd., McLean. 703-356-3312.
Friday, March 29
Wild things puppet show, for ages 4-10, three puppet shows plus the Native American legend of how butterflies came to be; a naturalist shows live animals highlighted in the stories. 10-11 a.m., Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7701 Royce St., Annandale. $5, registration required. 703-941-1065.
Reston Community Good Friday service, pastors will narrate the story of Christ’s last hours through scripture and prayer. Noon-1 p.m., Washington Plaza Baptist Church, 1615 Washington Plaza, Reston. 703-471-5225 or www.washingtonplazachurch.com.
Good Friday service, 7:30 p.m., St. Peter’s in the Woods, 5911 Fairview Woods Dr., Fairfax Station. 703-503-9210 or www.spiw.org.
Good Friday service, a contemplative service that tells the Passion story. 7:30 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1205 Dolley Madison Blvd., McLean. 703-356-3312.
“Never the Sinner,” a play about a pair of accused murderers on trial for what they thought would be the perfect crime. 8 p.m. Fridays, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays, 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays, through April 14, 1st Stage, 1524 Spring Hill Rd., McLean. $25; students, $15. 703-854-1856 or www.1ststagetysons.org.
“Les 7 Doigts de la Main: PSY,” a Montreal-based troupe uses acrobatics and circus arts to explore the human mind. 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, George Mason University, Center for the Arts Concert Hall, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. $24, $40, $48. 703-993-8888 or cfa.gmu.edu.
Saturday, March 30
Easter egg hunt, bring a basket and hunt for candy, toys and eggs filled with treats, and visit the Easter Bunny. Age 1-2, 10:30 a.m.; age 3-4, 11 a.m.; age 5-6, 11:30 a.m.; age 7-9, noon., Nottoway Park, 9601 Courthouse Rd., Vienna. $8, registration required. 703-324-8566.
Dog adoption event, sponsored by the Homeless Animals Rescue Team. Noon-3 p.m., Petco, 13053 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy., Chantilly. 703-817-9444 or www.hart90.org.
Dinosaur egg hunt, for ages 3-7, a dinosaur-themed program with an outdoor egg hunt and dino crafts. 12:30-1:30 p.m., 2-3 p.m. and 3:30-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Hidden Oaks Nature Center, 7701 Royce St., Annandale. $6, registration required. 703-941-1065.
“Cinderella: The True Story,” a performance of playwright Vianlix Mestey’s original adaptation of the fairy tale. 1 p.m. Saturdays, through April 27, Workhouse Arts Center, 9601 Ox Rd., Lorton. $12, age 11 and younger, $8. 703-584-2900 or www.workhousearts.org.