Sunday, December 1
A Walk through Time at Walney
Step back in time with Emmeline Machen and tour Walney, her family farm, from 2 to 3 p.m. Hear adventures from the Civil War, learn about early settlers, and see the historic buildings and remains. Finish with some light refreshments. The cost is $5. Register online. For information, call E.C. Lawrence Park at 703-631-0013.
Squirrel's Nutcracker Tea Party
Enjoy the sounds of the season as your family enjoys a puppet show starring a gray squirrel as he dreams of a nutcracker. Enjoy learning a few fun facts about this most common and curious creature as you sip sugarplum tea and munch gingerbread treats at Hidden Oaks Nature Center from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. The cost is $15. Register online. For information, call 703-941-1065.