Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

703-324-8700
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Kirk Kincannon,
Executive Director

Park Events Calendar

Aug

10

(8-Adult) Learn about these fascinating little birds – where they come from…


Aug

10

(7-Adult) This twilight adventure will allow us to see spiders that are…


Aug

10

(All ages) What is an invasive species? Why are they bad for Fairfax County…


Aug

12

(7-Adult) There has been a pond, at what is now Hidden Pond Park, for over…


Aug

12

(12-Adult) They heard the call. Hear how women preserved and protected parks,…

Aug

13

(8-Adult) Take a walk to explore the plants of Ellanor C. Lawrence Park.…


Aug

13

(All ages) Learn why it’s important to keep our streams and creeks healthy.…


Aug

14

(Adults) Learn how to use a DSLR and tripod to capture images of the natural…


Aug

14

(7 – 17 yrs.), 8am – noon, Burke Lake Golf Course, 703-323-1641. Junior…


Aug

15

(Adults) Join park naturalists for a relaxing stroll through Huntley Meadow…


Aug

15

(7-Adult) Explore the riparian forest of the Pohick Stream Valley. See first-…

Aug

15

(8-Adult) Identify some of Fairfax County's common invasive plant species.…


Aug

15

(4-Adult) With a naturalist, search for catch-and-release tadpoles,…


Aug

16

(6-Adult) Why do monarchs migrate? Where do they go? Search for eggs,…


Aug

16

(4-8 years) Have fun with us as we follow the story, “We're Going on a Bear…


Aug

17

(12-Adult) Hear the names and stories of many African American families who…


Aug

17

(7-Adult) There has been a pond, at what is now Hidden Pond Park, for over…


Aug

17

(All ages) We all live in a watershed. In this program, a Hidden Pond…


Aug

18

(7-Adult) See what makes up the greenery of our forest as we take a…


Aug

19

(7-Adult) The Pohick Creek ecosystem is a great place to explore and see…


 

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