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Welcome back to my desk .
 
HAPPENING NOW

Luau (June 25th) - pull out your Luau attire and dancing shoes for a night of fun! Entertainment will be provided by the Made In The USA Band. Luau Buffet will include Pineapple Chicken Stir-fry, Orange Beef Stir-fry, Vegetable  Fried Rice, Spring Rolls, Mandarin Orange Salad, Coconut Cake and Pina Colada's. Please BYOB and money for  50/50 raffle. Tickets are on sale now - June19 for $25.00
 
•  National Museum of the US Army (Aug 21) - 9:00AM-3:30PM  located at Fort Belvoir this is the first comprehensive national museum to capture, display, and interpret the Army's 245 year history by telling stories through the eyes of Soldiers. Interactive displays and exhibits illustrate the Army's role in building and defending our nation, as well as its humanitarian missions, technological  and medical breakthroughs built on Army ingenuity.  This is the perfect trip for our military veterans and their families who have sacrificed much in the defense of our nation. Cost of $37.00 covers bus and driver's tip. Lunch is on your own at the Springfield Mall on the way home. The Activity Level is Easy; however, there is much walking at your own pace and standing. Escalators and restrooms are available throughout the museum.  Sign-ups from June 1st through June 30th. 

 
•   Fredericksburg Nationals Night Out (July 8th) - Join the Social Committee  for a night on the sky porch. Ticket sales are on sale now and run through May  31st.Ticket cost is $35.48 per person. Seating is on the Sky Porch located down 1st Baseline on the 2nd tier. Ballpark Party Pack - A 90 minute all you can eat buffet of: Hot dogs, Hamburgers,  Baked beans, Potato Salad, Potato Chips, Chocolate Chip Cookie, Lemonade,  Tea, Water. Card Bar for purchase of beer, wine, and soda at your own expense. Only debit or credit cards will be accepted. Only clear bags, clear totes, clear backpacks,  small clutch style wallets are permitted. Ballpark  opens at 6:00PM with the game beginning at 7:00PM.
 
•   Graves Mountain Peach Festival (July 23rd) - Join your old and new friends for a day of summer fun at the 10th Annual Peach Day Festival. Enjoy live music, delicious food, shopping and all things peach! Choose from peach wine, ice cream, cobbler, pie, preserves, milkshakes and peaches from local orchards. Lunch is on your own. On the way home we will stop at the Graves Mountain Market-Deli  Tackle & Post Office where you can buy peaches by the bushel! Proof of vaccination is required. Tickets on sale now - May 31st for $44.00. Bus Departs at 8:00AM and returns at 4:00PM.
 
SAVE THE DATE
 
•   The Best of Cherokee, NC Tour Information Meeting (May 26th) - The Falls Run Travel Committee invites you to attend this meeting for more information on lodging, tours, excursions, museums and the casino fun that will be had on this 3 night trip October 17-20, 2022.
 
NOTE WORTHY
 
•   Calling all savers! Join the Coupon Club - Starting  on Wednesday, May 18th 10:00AM  in main room of The Center. Bring all the unexpired coupons you can find, that you don't need, cut out and in an envelope with your name on it.  During club time you'll be able to look at the coupons of others and decide what you would like to keep. We hope you'll find the club useful and fun as we exchange ideas, surprise deals etc. etc. as well as coupons.
 
One last quote:
"Be silly, be honest, be kind" - Ralph Waldo Emerson
 
As always, it's a pleasure serving this community!
With Love in The Details,
Caressa Cameron-Jackson
Falls Run Activities Director