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Get Social: Dancing in Prince William

By Carla Christiano Maybe you don’t know a box step from a two-step or a swing dance from a salsa. Or, maybe you’ve been dancing for years and just want to find somewhere nearby to hone your skills. Although the Prince William area is not exactly known for its dance spots, there are a few places to go if you want to learn a …

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‘Do Beautiful Things Series’ Continues with Sunrise Yoga at Lake Ridge Park, June 25

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Provided by Keep Prince William Beautiful (KPWB) Keep Prince William Beautiful, Prince William County, Virginia’s leading non-profit organization committed to environmental action, announced a free event for the public, Sunrise Yoga in the Park, at 7:00 a. m. on June 25 at the Lake Ridge Park & Marina. This event is part of KPWB’s ‘Do Beautiful Things’ Series celebrating all …

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Board Approves Pilot Program to Manage Deer Population

Provided by Supervisor Marty Nohe’s Office The Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently approved a pilot program to allow archers to hunt deer on county-owned property. An ever-increasing deer population, a growing suburban environment in Prince William County and a loss of wildlife habitat all contribute to conflict between humans and deer. During a recent presentation, board members learned …

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Woodland Creatures and More to Learn on Discovery Trail

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Provided by Prince William County Schools School officials, School Board members, and partner organizations will dedicate the new 1.1-mile Discovery Trail that runs from Coles Elementary School to Colgan High School on Thursday, October 20, The ceremony will be held at the Colgan High School outdoor amphitheater at 3:00 p. m. The dedication is open to the public. The trail …

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Woodbridge Music Club presents Sejoon Park, Pianist

Provided by Woodbridge Music Club The Woodbridge Music Club presents Sejoon Park, pianist, in concert at 7:00 p. m. on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1400 G Street, Woodbridge. The concert order is: Etudes-Tableaux Op.33……………………….…………………………Sergei Rachmaninoff Fragilité, Op. 51, No.1 …………………………,,………….……………Alexander Scriabin Sonata No. 5, Op.53……………………………………………………..Alexander Scriabin Journey Into Destiny…………………………….……………………..Dr. Robert Shuffett Pictures at an …

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Hawk Released After Being Rescued by Park Ranger

Provided by Prince William County On the afternoon of Jan. 3, Karen Shumake, a senior park ranger with the Prince William County Department of Parks and Recreation Department, heard police dispatch go out about an injured hawk located at the intersection of U.S. 29 and University Boulevard. Shumake hurried to get there and found an injured, female, red-tailed hawk in …

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Volunteers Needed to Clean Occoquan River

Provided by Prince William Trails & Streams Coalition On Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 9:00 a. m. until 2:00 p. m. (rain date April 23, 2016), Prince William Trails and Streams Coalition (PWTSC), a 501(c)3 organization, is conducting its seventh annual clean-up of the upper Occoquan River, from nine different sites along 25+ miles of the Occoquan River. The clean-up ranges from …

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Debra D. Andrew Announced as Parks & Recreation Director

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  Prince William County, Virginia…The Prince William Board of County Supervisors announced Debra D. Andrew as the new Prince William County Department of Parks and Recreation Director. Ms. Andrew competed nationally for the highly sought position. She was recommended by the interview panel, which consisted of the County Executive, several senior management staff, a Prince William County Parks and Recreation …

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