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February 2014





McLean Community Center Seeks Community Service-Minded Candidates to Run for Seats on its 2014-2015 Governing Board



January 2014



What’s Happening in February at the McLean Community Center  




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Old Firehouse Teen Center Council Members Host Taco Night Fundraiser  







The Totally Amazing Elska “Middle of Nowhere” Coming to The Alden
McLean Kids Performance Series Continues (01/24/14)






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Fashionable Jewelry Finds Can Be Yours at McLean’s Jewelry Showcase (01/15/14)








McLean Community Center Governing Board Meets January 22 (01/13/14)






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Comedy Jugglers, The Gizmo Guys, Strut Their Stuff @ The Alden (01/06/13)






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Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration in McLean Features Civil Rights Icon Andrew Young (01/06/14)









December 2013




Desdemona and Othello


To Be! January Is Shakespeare Month at The Alden in McLean (12/17/13)








November 2013


 MCC Governing Board Meets December 11 (12/05/13)




Teen Trip to Luray


Old Firehouse Teen Center Offers Winter Break Trips (12/05/13)





Shoemaker and Elves


Theatre IV’s Delightful Holiday Musical “The Shoemaker & the Christmas Elves” Will Be Performed at The Alden on Dec. 14 (12/03/13)






Start the Holidays off Right at The McLean Holiday Crafts Show (11/22/13)








October 2013



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A World of Fine Antiques All Under One Roof at the McLean Antique Show (10/31/13)




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McLean Community Center Governing Board Outlines and Approves Annual Plan for 2013-2014 (10/28/13)





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Young Sellers Offer Bargains and Learn the Ins and Outs of Retail at the McLean Community Center’s Children’s Flea Market on Nov. 2
27 Sellers Are Expected, (10/24/13)





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 MCC’s Popular “Sunday Soiree” Dances Return Sunday, Oct. 27 (10/17/13) 





VRPS Award Presentation


MCC Wins Award from the Virginia Recreation and Park Society (10/10/13)






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Theatre IV’s Musical “Johnny Appleseed” Comes to The Alden on October 20 (10/09/13)




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McLean Community Center’s McLean PetFest is a Family and Pet-Friendly Event in McLean Central Park on October 19 (10/09/13)







September 2013



Details of MCC’s Proposed FY 2015 Budget Are Now Available (9/13/13)




Re-release: McLean Community Center Holds Open Finance Meeting and Public Hearing on FY 2015 Budget in September (9/5/13)







August 2013



Kidsinger Jim and Friends



Young Children Can Welcome the Change of Season at McLean Community Center’s Harvest Happenings (8/23/13)





MCC Flea Market



Residents and Commercial Dealers Can Make Big Cash at McLean’s Fall Community Flea Market (8/19/13)





Another Level Band












Old Firehouse Teen Center Takes Its Annual Block Party to “Another Level” for 23rd Anniversary (8/15/13)





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McLean Community Center’s Fall Class Registration Begins Monday, August 19, for Tax District Residents (8/12/13)




McLean Community Center Holds Open Finance Meeting and Public Hearing on FY 2015 Budget in September (8/1/13)







July 2013



Brian Stokes Mitchell 



The Alden in McLean Announces its 2013-2014 Season of Music, Theatre, Dance, Puppetry, Film and Family Events (7/25/13)




Sanat Shankardass and Sam Roberts












Sanat Shankardass Wins McLean Day 2013 Survey Drawing (7/2/13) 








June 2013



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The Friends of the McLean Community Center Name Gay Rogers 2013 “Friend in Deed” (6/28/13)









May 2013



MCC Governing Board Meeting for May Postponed to June 5 (5/16/13)








Don’t Forget to Visit the Vendor Booths at McLean Day (5/3/13)









It’s the Place to be with the People You Want to Be With McLean Day Has That Hometown Feel (5/2/13)









McLean High Student Fiona Do Wins McLean Day T-Shirt Art Contest (5/2/13)









Fluffy Thoughts Cakes Will Join the International Food Court at McLean Day (05/01/13)







April 2013







McLean Day 2013 Stage Offers Something for Everyone (04/30/13)







As it Approaches A Centennial, McLean Day Only Gets Better with Age (04/30/13)








Take Two Minutes To Vote for MCC 2013-2014 Governing Board Members! (04/29/13)










MCC Asks Residents to “Park, Ride and Relax” by Using Three Convenient Shuttle Services on McLean Day 2013 (04/29/13) 










Revamped Be Fit McLean Outdoor Expo Features Bluegrass Bands, A Gear Swap and a New Venue (04/05/13)










The Alden Hosts “Code 20: Proceed to Improv" (04/05/13) 










“The Gustafer Yellowgold Show,” an Other Worldly Experience of Music and Moving Images, Comes to the Alden on April 20 (04/03/13)










McLean Community Center Honors Volunteers at Annual Reception and Presents 2012 Outstanding Volunteer Award (04/02/13)






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