Annual church country fair

The 73rd Annual Pohick Church Country Fair is Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The outdoor fair includes historic Colonial church tours; organ concerts; booths; free children’s games; pumpkin painting; smoked pork barbecue; funnel cakes; homemade apple butter; and live music.

Pohick Church is at 9301 Richmond Highway in Lorton, on U.S. Route 1 between Telegraph Road and Pohick roads.

FMI, 703-339-6572 or

Thrift Shop changes

Due to a staffing shortage, the Belvoir Thrift Shop is only open 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, and Oct. 6, until further notice. Consignments are closed until further notice, but donations are still accepted.

The shop has an immediate opening to hire a qualified military ID card holder. Applications are available from the shop’s consignment area, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday.

The most current operating hour info is available from

Science story time

Join the library for its Science-Themed Story Time Tuesday at 10:30 a.m., for kid’s 5 and younger. The free event includes books, crafts and activities dealing with light and sound waves. Science-Themed Story time is on the last Tuesday of every month. 

Spouse networking

The USO Warrior and Family Center on Fort Belvoir hosts a Networking Event for Military Spouses, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The event is a chance to make new connections, meet community partners, practice your elevator speech and more.

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More info is available via e-mail to

Chapel service change

Beginning Oct. 7, the Chapel Next Worship Services at Woodlawn Chapel will begin at a new time, 9:30 a.m., a half hour earlier than before.