Carols & Ale
Dec
17
7:00 PM19:00

Carols & Ale

You're invited to join Arlington Commons in a holiday celebration filled with good company, communal singing and the joy of helping others.

Join us at O'Sullivans in Clarendon on December 17th from 7-9PM where we'll be getting in the holiday spirit by collecting donations for Doorways for Women and Children. 

You're invited to contribute:
Full size paper towels, dish soap, and disinfectant wipes; OR Target/Safeway/Giant Gift Cards and/or monetary gifts. 

Bring your friends and help us spread the joy--eat, drink, and be merry!

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Arlington's MLK Day of Service
Jan
21
8:30 AM08:30

Arlington's MLK Day of Service

Join us for the Volunteer Arlington MLK Day of Service on Monday January 21st. Sign-up for a project at Washington and Lee High School, from 8:30-12, and then we’ll go to Rockland’s together for lunch. They have hands-on service projects for all ages as well as advocacy and education opportunities around justice issues in the area. 

E-mail Kate (kate@arlingtoncommons.org) to let us know what you’ve signed-up for and so we can have a count for lunch. www.volunteer.leadercenter.org

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Dec
2
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Faith on Tap
Nov
26
7:00 PM19:00

Faith on Tap

How do faith and politics influence one another? 

Should your faith influence how you vote? What’s the difference between being political and partisan? What role does/should/could religion have in politics? 

Join us for an open and honest conversation about how faith and politics intersect. 

Facilitated by Rev. Dr. Kyle Tau, PhD in Political Theology and Ecumenical Staff Officer for the Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Nov
25
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Nov
18
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Nov
11
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Nov
4
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Faith on Tap
Oct
29
7:00 PM19:00

Faith on Tap

How do faith and politics influence one another? 

Should your faith influence how you vote? What’s the difference between being political and partisan? What role does/should/could religion have in politics? 

Join us for an open and honest conversation about how faith and politics intersect. 

Facilitated by Rev. Dr. Kyle Tau, PhD in Political Theology and Ecumenical Staff Officer for the Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Oct
28
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Oct
21
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Oct
14
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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CROP Hunger Walk
Oct
13
8:00 AM08:00

CROP Hunger Walk

Join the Arlington Commons Team in the Arlington CROP Walk! 

WHAT: 5K/10K Arlington CROP Hunger Walk

WHEN: Saturday, October 13, 2018. Registration: 8:00 am / Walk: 9:00 am

WHERE: First Presbyterian Church, 601 N. Vermont St., Arlington, VA 22203

WHO: You! And your friends! Walkers of all ages are welcome

HOW: Join our Arlington Commons CROP Walk team by visiting this link:https://www.crophungerwalk.org/arlingtonva/Team/View/84122/Arlington-Commons

Then either donate or raise funds once you register!

Sponsored by Church World Service (CWS), CROP Hunger Walks raise funds to provide sustainable self-help and development, disaster relief, and refugee assistance around the world. Twenty-five percent of the money we raise supports the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC), which now provides groceries each week to more than 2,300 families facing food insecurity. Of the people AFAC serves, more than 35% are children and 14% are elderly. Over the years, the Arlington CROP Hunger Walk has raised more than $1 million to help people struggling to feed their families.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Oct
7
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Sep
30
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Sep
23
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Sep
16
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Party In The Park
Aug
26
12:00 PM12:00

Party In The Park

Join Arlington Commons Church for a party benefitting Bridges to Independence, a local nonprofit that helps families experiencing homelessness secure the shelter, tools, and skills they need to build a better future. Free Rocklands barbecue and games for all ages! 

Thanks to Rocklands for donating 20% of all food sales to Bridges!

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Aug
26
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Summer Reading with Arlington Commons
Aug
23
7:30 PM19:30

Summer Reading with Arlington Commons

Read up and dive in this summer! Join Arlington Commons as we read and discuss a series of books that help us orient ourselves to the common good.

Come for one, two, or all three! Enjoy coffee, tea, cupcakes, wine and beer at Buzz in Ballston. Find us at a table in the back.

You can check out our book list here: https://www.arlingtoncommons.org/summer-reading/

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Aug
19
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Aug
12
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Aug
5
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Jul
29
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Jul
22
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Summer Reading with Arlington Commons
Jul
19
7:30 PM19:30

Summer Reading with Arlington Commons

Read up and dive in this summer! Join Arlington Commons as we read and discuss a series of books that help us orient ourselves to the common good.

Come for one, two, or all three! Enjoy coffee, tea, cupcakes, wine and beer at Buzz in Ballston. Find us at a table in the back.

You can check out our book list here: https://www.arlingtoncommons.org/summer-reading/

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Jul
15
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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Sunday Run and Morning Prayer
Jul
8
8:00 AM08:00

Sunday Run and Morning Prayer

What: A running group that combines fitness, community and spiritual practice. Pace groups for all abilities, including walking.
When: Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Entrance to the Roosevelt Island pedestrian bridge on the Mt. Vernon Trail in Arlington, VA.*
At 8:45 a.m. we will meet back at mile marker 17 on the Mt. Vernon Trail for a short morning prayer and meditation (Location is between Roosevelt Bridge (I-66) and Arlington Memorial Bridge).
Join us for the run or the prayer or both!

*Parking at the Roosevelt Island lot can be difficult. We suggest taking the metro to Rosslyn or parking on Nash St. (free on Sundays) near Arlington Gateway Park and walking over to our meeting point.

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