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The Society produces cultural activities that enrich the lives of citizens and relay heritage from one generation to the next.
Home Concert Series - Winter Months
Area professional musicians perform jazz and classical music at evening recitals in local homes. Seating is very limited and tickets are sold, in advance through the Virginia Village Catalog.
Arbor Day - Third Friday in April
In conjunction with the City, The Society sponsors tree planting ceremonies at four schools and a celebration at Cherry Hill Park. Trees donated by the Society are planted throughout the City. Falls Church is a "Tree City USA."
Independence Day Readings - July 4
Unique to Falls Church is the reading of the foundation documents of the United States. Members of the audience are encouraged to participate.
Summer Concerts in Cherry Hill Park
Co-sponsored with Foxes Music, Cue Recording, and the City, these free concerts are fun for all ages.
Earth Day - Third or Fourth Saturday in April
The Society and the City sponsor Earth Day. Activities include City Spring Cleanup, a "March-For-Parks," a park restoration party, native plant sale, and backyard restoration workshop.
Attic Treasures Sale -First Saturday in May
Citizens donate treasures for the annual fundraising sale at the Community Center. Sale items are displayed in settings depicting a village setting. An auction, Society Cafe, and live music are also popular attractions.
Memorial Day Parade and Booth
Our parade entry always reflects one of our programs, such as tree planting or historical preservation. Our booth provides local information.
It's A Wonderful Life - Thanksgiving Weekend
A free showing of this classic film (B & W 16mm) speaks to the village image to which we aspire.
Farmers Market Booth
The Society sponsors a beverage and information booth each Saturday at the City's Farmers Market. All proceeds are used to plant tress.
Spring and Fall Programs - June/November
The general membership meeting highlights a speaker, a forum for voting on important issues, and a slide show on unique local features.
Special presentations on our heritage are made periodically. These events are announced through The Society publication, The Village Way.
The Virginia village Catalog
A catalog of Falls Church products and gifts designed to promote pride in the village is published annually.