Good morning Manassas and Manassas Park …
“Painting Constructions” by Marian Jackson opens at 8 a.m. Tuesday and runs through Oct. 24 at Colgan Hall Exhibit Space, Northern Virginia Community College, 6901 Sudley Road, Manassas. An artist’s reception is scheduled from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Call (703) 257-6532 for more information. Its Web site is www.nvcc.edu.
The Prince William Extension Office will sponsor a free education program, “Dandelions, Clover, Wild Strawberries & More” at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Community Room, Bull Run Library, 8051 Ashton Ave., Manassas.
The class will focus on weeds that give local lawn aficionados problems, and ways to win the war against them. Both short and long-term solutions will be offered. Call (703) 792-7747 to register.
The Prince William Golf Course will be having the Prince William Club Championship on Saturday and Sunday. It will be a 36-hole, stroke play event and the entry fee includes greens and cart fees, range balls, prizes and a buffet-style lunch on Sunday. The championship is flighted for both the Men and Ladies divisions. Call the Golf Shop for details and sign up at (703) 754-7111. The Prince William Golf Club is located at 9701 Manassas Drive, Manassas Park. Its Web site is www.princewilliamgolf.com.
American Legion Post 28 extends an invitation to interested bingo players to join them every Wednesday morning at the post, 17934 Liming Lane, Triangle. The doors open at 8:30 a.m. and the games begin at 10:30 a.m. Mark your calendar and join the fun.
Looking for an enjoyable evening of music with a worthwhile purpose? The Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra will perform a benefit concert Saturday to celebrate the work of Good Shepherd Housing Foundation in the Prince William region.
Activities start at 7 p.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 15695 Blackburn Road in Woodbridge. Tickets are $15 or $12 for seniors and students. Advance tickets available at (703) 451-4510.
Local author Gretchen Laskas (“The Midwife’s Tale”) will lead a workshop on the craft and business of writing at the Potomac Community Library. Spend an afternoon learning how to find your voice as a writer and how to get that voice heard. Her workshop will be Oct. 9 at 2 p.m. Registration for all participants is required. Call (703) 494-8126.
Have a great week!