Weight Loss Seminar

With weight loss, it’s not so much about what you’ll lose, but rather what you’ll gain ‒ a way to improve your quality of life. For those facing the struggles and frustrations of living with obesity, the Sentara Weight Loss Surgery Center offers surgical solutions such as sleeve gastrectomy, laparoscopic gastric banding, gastric bypass and revisional procedures. Meet with weight loss surgeons and registered dietitians to find out more about surgery options, insurance coverage and the Sentara Weight Loss Surgery Center, an MBSAQIP accredited center. Plus, hear firsthand from surgery patients about their experiences. Please contact your insurance provider prior to arrival to determine whether or not you have the benefit. This seminar is complimentary. Call 1-800-SENTARA (736-8272) or visit us at www.sentara.com to register. Space is limited.

 

Improve your mental well-being and overall lifestyle through sound, visualization, breath and focused meditation, learn stress management through stillness/meditation and explore how emotions affect your health. The first 30 minutes of the session will consist of open discussion; the last 30 minutes will consist of sound/still meditation.

Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center is hosting a blood drive with the American Red Cross. Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS or go to www.redcrossblood.org to schedule your life-saving donation.

Event Cost: $80 per person, lunch included

RSVP Instructions: For more information, please call 703-365-7895

One of the most famous figures to emerge from the Civil War was John S. Mosby. Operating behind Federal lines in Northern Virginia, Mosby created a legacy that still resounds today. However Mosby was not the only band of guerillas in the area; other bands of soldiers from Virginia and South Carolina also worked in the area. Join historians from Prince William County Historic Preservation Division and the Mosby Heritage Area Association for a special bus tour that will not only visit Mosby sites, but also other guerilla sites in Northern Virginia.

Spend the afternoon indulging in the sublime with Mannheim Rocket Orchestra as they perform works including Mozart’s Quintet for Clarinet and Strings. Under the direction of founder and clarinetist Richard Spece, Mannheim Rocket Orchestra is the premier period-instrument ensemble of Northern Virginia. Enjoy lunch by an outstanding local restaurant followed by a one-hour concert and a coffee and dessert reception with the artists. Lunch 12:30 p.m. / Concert 1:30 p.m. Dessert Reception (following Concert) Prices: $27 Concert and Dessert Reception; $47 Lunch, Concert and Dessert Reception

OCCOQUAN FALL CRAFT SHOW September 23rd & 24th Occoqun’s Historic Streets are filled with unique Crafters. Streets are closed to traffic – look for signs to satellite parking. Continuous shuttle bus service from satellite parking for a minimal fee. Children under 13 ride free

The Latino Festival highlights the food, music, and art of our area’s Latin American communities, with live performances throughout the day, including Mariachis and Pinatas for the kids! The event is free and open to public. The 2017 Manassas Latino Festival will be held on Sunday, September 24 at the Harris Pavilion in old town Manassas. The activities and entertainment start at 12:00 noon and end at 5:30 pm. Visit us at www.ManassasLatinoFestival.com for more information about the event activities and entertainment.

Event Cost: Free, donations accepted.

RSVP Instructions: For more information, please call 703-365-7895

Join site staff as we learn about farm life here in Brentsville and Prince William County during the mid-1800s. Tour the 1850s farm house and learn how Prince William County farmers, free and enslaved. Discover how they lived and worked before electricity and running water.

Event Cost: Free, donations accepted.

RSVP Instructions: For more information, please call 703-365-7895

Join us for our first Brentsville Day! The community of Brentsville has been around for nearly 200 years and served as the social and political center of Prince William County for nearly 100 years. Enjoy historic farm demonstrations, living history, bluegrass music, games, food, tours of the historic buildings and more.

Our Town’s biggest event of the year! Attended by over 25,000 spectators and 260 vendors.  Enjoy a home town street festival including: parade featuring local schools, performers, and law enforcement, led by the year’s Town Marshal, as well as dozens of vendors, entertainers, and culinary options.

Voted the Readers’ Best Annual Event by Haymarket Living for three years and counting!

Haymarket Day 2017 will take place on Saturday, September 16.

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