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Athenaeum July 2016 Events | Newsletter | Athenaeum

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IN THE GALLERY 
  Julia Bloom and Susan Hostetler | The Beauty of Inflections
  June 16 – July 31, 2016
 Abacus, Julia Bloom, sticks, wire, paint, 28 x 47 1/2 x 7 inches.
 
Julia Bloom and Susan Hostetler have created complimentary bodies of work, in both two and three dimensions, inspired by natural themes of murmurations, birdsongs, and organic grids of color and light.
 Birdsongs with Echoes, Susan Hostetler, graphite, gouache on mylar, 36 x 52 1/2 inches.
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Dance
The Art of Ballroom Dance with Gary Stephans
Monday, July 11 & 25 / 7- 7:45 pm & 7:45 – 8:30 pm

Learn the foxtrot, waltz, tango, swing, salsa, meringue, rumba, cha-cha, and samba. For beginning and advanced dancers.
$15 per class. Email garystephans@me.com or call 703.505.5998.
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SECOND THURSDAY LIVE


Sizzling Summer Salsa, Samba, Rumba, & Swing
Thursday, July 14 / 7pm  FREE

Put on your dancing shoes and join the fun with demo and instruction from renowned, international ballroom and Latin Dance instructor, Gary Stephans.
No partner needed!
Free
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MUSIC 


Ashley Watkins
Sunday, July 17 / 2pm  FREE

The music of contemporary flutist Ashley Watkins features a mix of classical works and jazz numbers. Compositions performed will be selected from Charles T. Griffes, Claude Debussy, Otar Taktakishvili, Allen Vizzutti, Claude Bolling. Come attend this refreshing summer performance.
Free
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WORKSHOP
Children’s Art Workshop
Saturday, July 30 / 2pm  FREE with RSVP

Join artists Susan Hostetler and Julia Bloom for a hands-on art workshop for children ages 8 to 12. Using a variety of materials, participants, will explore use of stencils in drawing.
Free but space is limited. Please RSVP to kelly@nvfaa.org.
The Athenaeum
201 Prince Street, Alexandria, Va 22314
703.548.0035 / nvfaa.orgWe invite you to join us Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 12 to 4 pm, and Saturdays from 1 to 4 pm. The Athenaeum is closed on holidays. Admission is free.

The NVFAA is partially supported by funding from the the Alexandria Commission for the Arts.The NVFAA is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request a reasonable accommodation or materials in an alternative format contact us at nvfaa@nvfaa.org or call 703.548.0035.

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