Friday, Feb. 8, and Friday, May 3
$20 per family; price includes the purchase of a book from the author.
For ages 3-8. This new story time program features local children’s authors and storytellers. Authors will read stories to your children as they follow along in their own books. After the reading, they will answer any questions you may have about their characters, storyline or anything else you find interesting. You will be hearing the tales of Tom Stamp in February and in May, Christina Graham will read her book, “Bunnies Are a Lot Like You and Me.” This is a cozy, relaxed event for young children and their parents. Wear your PJs!
4510.319 Tom Stamp
4511.319 Christina Graham
Old Firehouse Family Events
Friday, Feb. 15, 7-9 p.m.
Activity No. 4704.319
$10/$5 MCC district residents. Preregistration is recommended.
Join us for an evening of family fun. Participants will enjoy free popcorn and winners will take their pick of prizes!
The Old Firehouse 5th and 6th Grader Parties
Friday, March 15, 7-9 p.m.
Activity No. 4603.319
$35 each/$25 MCC district residents. Preregistration is highly recommended.
The Old Firehouse, 1440 Chain Bridge Rd.
These popular parties:
• Are themed and the Old Firehouse is decorated accordingly.
• Offer FREE catered food and beverages.
• Feature a DJ and an open dance floor.
• Include a variety of party attractions (photo booth, tattoos, board games, etc.)
Register by clicking the linked activity number above or by calling 703-448-TEEN (8336).
Friday, March 22, 7-8:30 p.m.
Activity No. 4505.319
$25 per person
For all ages. Spend a magical evening with us at the McLean Community Center’s first Father-Daughter dance! This new program is open to children and parents of all ages. Come dance and play games after your walk down the red carpet! Make sure you bring your camera for red carpet pictures. Light refreshments will be provided.
Space is limited so register early! Each participant must register separately.
Saturday, April 20
Activity No. 4501.319
$5 per person; children under 36 months are free. Registration in advance is required for all participants.
For ages 3-8. Join your neighbors as we celebrate the changing of seasons with self-guided arts and crafts, entertainment, and the opportunity for your children to get a photo with Bunny! Bring your camera or smartphone for photos. An MCC staff member will be on hand to take a photo of you and your family. Also remember to bring your Easter basket for our Parent/Child Easter Egg Hunt (10 eggs per child). Please register early! Space is limited. Walk-ins will not be accepted.
“Toy Story 3”
Friday, May 31, 7-9 p.m.
$3 per person. Preregistration recommended.
Activity No. 4706.319
Gather the whole family and bring your blankets, pillows and camp chairs for our indoor, picnic-style family movie night. Participants will enjoy unlimited free popcorn, watch the movie on our huge projection screen and have a chance to win a door prize.