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We’re over the hump in Manassas and Prince William. That means we’re looking forward to weekend events! The weather forecast for this weekend initially looked like a washout, so many outdoor events scheduled for this weekend have been cancelled or postponed. Rain or shine, there are plenty of things to do indoors!
Head over to Jirani Coffeehouse on Friday for “un-wine’d Paint & Sip.” The featured artist is Romaine of Whimsical Art Creations, who will help you create your own masterpiece. Purchase tickets here. Friday, Sept. 14, 7:00-10:00 p. m. | Jirani Coffeehouse, 9425 West Street, Manassas
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Every Friday, it’s Karaoke @ the Republic at Brew Republic Bierwerks! Get beer or wine and then put on a show! Friday, Sept. 15, 7:30-10:00 p. m. | Brew Republic Bierwerks, 15201 Potomac Town Place, Woodbridge
If you’ve ever thought about serving as a volunteer at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, a rainy weekend might be the ideal time to take their training. Register here if you’re interested in volunteering at the Museum. Saturday, Sept. 15, 8:00 a. m. – 12:00 noon | National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle
Ben Lomond Historic Site presents Herbal Teas and Medicines of the 19th Century. Before the invention of “modern” medicine, many medicines were made from different plants and herbs ground into pastes, teas, elixirs, and foods. Join Ben Lomond for herbal-inspired tea and appetizers. $30; reservations required: 703-367-7872. Saturday, Sept. 15, 1:00-3:00 p. m. | Ben Lomond Historic Site, 10321 Sudley Manor Drive, Manassas
The Artists’ Undertaking Gallery in Occoquan is hosting an artists’ reception for the “Changing Colors” exhibit. The featured artists are David & Dale Barnes, exhibiting fused glass sculptures and jewelry, and David & Jane Ernst, displaying photography and digital painting. Saturday, Sept. 15, 1:00-4:00 p. m. | Artists’ Undertaking Gallery, 309 Mill Street, Occoquan
Check out DC Improv at Club Eclipse on Saturday night! The website promises “an evening of side-splitting laughter” with five comedians. Get your tickets here. Saturday, Sept. 15, 8:30-10:00 p. m. | Club Eclipse, 5615 Wellington Road, Gainesville
Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center is hosting its 5th Annual Kids for Kids Triathlon. Kids will swim, bike and run in this healthy community event. Competition is in three different age groups and all abilities are welcome. Call 703-730-1051 for more information. Sunday, Sept. 16, 8:00 a. m. – 4:30 p. m. | Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center, 13025 Chinn Park Drive, Woodbridge
Soaring Spirit Yoga Studio in Occoquan is offering a Vetoga yoga class on Sunday afternoon. Vetoga is a class for our military, veterans, their families and those who wish to support our community. Class is free. Please register here. Sunday, Sept. 16, 12:00-1:00 p. m. | Soaring Spirit Yoga Studio, 308C Poplar Alley, Occoquan
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These events are current as of the time we receive the information. While we make every attempt to be accurate, please check with the event sponsor or hosting organization prior to attending any event. Prince William Living is not responsible for event schedule changes or group policies.