McLean Community Center Events Calendar for July 2022

The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in July. All customers are encouraged to wear masks inside the building. Please see the center’s website, www.mcleancenter.org, for up-to-date information. Residents of the central tax district, the smaller District 1A-Dranesville, are eligible for fee reductions. The center is located at 1234 Ingleside Ave.


Summer Sunday concerts in the park

Oh he’s dead

Sunday July 10
3 p.m.

McLean Central Park
1468 Dolley Madison Blvd.
McLean, VA22102

FREE ENTRANCE

Oh he’s dead is an independent soul band from our country, cappydoodle, Washington DC. Led by the smoky, passionate harmonies of CJ Johnson and Andrew Valenti, Oh He Dead blends classic R&B influences with poignant lyrics to stir your soul, ears and feet.


Summer Sunday concerts in the park

DAT

Sunday July 17
3 p.m.

McLean Central Park
1468 Dolley Madison Blvd.
McLean, VA22102

FREE ENTRANCE

For all ages. DAT is a multicultural group that blends the uniquely American musical traditions of the Native Southwest, jazz and hip-hop. Nationally touring artist Def-i’s poetic lyrics and smart, poetic hip-hop style intertwine with trumpeter Delbert Anderson’s instrumental spunk, drummer Nicholas Lucero’s deep funk, and Mike McCluhan’s exploratory, expanding groove. on bass.


McLean Community Players

“The show must continue!”

friday july 22
Saturday July 23
8 p.m.

Sunday July 24
2 p.m.

Tickets:
$27 for adults
$20 for seniors (65+), older students (13+), MCC tax district residents
$15 for groups of 10 or more and students under 13
To buy tickets

at the Alden

Producer: Shaun Moe, Claire Tse
Director: Michaël Replogle
Presented by special arrangement with ASCAP

McLean Community Players returns to The Alden at McLean Community Center from July 22-24, with a gala review reminiscing about songs from shows past and looking to the future with songs from shows MCP has yet to do. Come back for more information.


Summer Sunday concerts in the park

Little Maceo

Sunday July 24
3 p.m.

McLean Central Park
1468 Dolley Madison Blvd.
McLean, VA22102

FREE ENTRANCE

For all ages. Old school funky R&B saxophone. Little Maceo’s the musical roots of funk, pop, dance and contemporary jazz will allow you to let off steam and party.


“The History of African-American Spirituality” with Calvin Earl

friday july 29
7 p.m.

at the Alden

Free

Mandatory pre-registration via the FCPL website
register here

Presented in partnership with Fairfax County Public Library. Singer-songwriter, guitarist, storyteller and activist Calvin Earl is a champion of African American Spirituality and designed this program about the history and legacy of how enslaved Africans in America created original music known today as African American Spirituals . Created in the cotton fields of the Old South, it is the basis of many popular American musical genres.


Summer Sunday concerts in the park

DuPont Brass

Sunday Jumonth 31
3 p.m.

McLean Central Park
1468 Dolley Madison Blvd.
McLean, VA22102

FREE ENTRANCE

DuPont Brass is a unique and moving brass ensemble from the DMV. Originally made up of five Howard University music majors working to raise money for tuition, the burgeoning supergroup now tours nationally and has developed a sound that blends diverse genres of music. , including jazz, hip-hop and R&B.


For more information, call the Center at 703-790-0123, TTY: 711, or visit the website, www.mcleancenter.org. For Old Fire Hall operations, call 703-448-8336. For the Alden ticket office, call 571-296-8385.


The McLean Community Center offers a continuous program of activities for adults and children, including a wide range of courses, lectures, study trips, camps, art exhibitions, theater performances and specialist shows . The Center also sponsors major community events such as McLean Day at Lewinsville Park in May and the July 4 fireworks at Langley High School.

The McLean Community Center, an agency of the Fairfax County government, is committed to a policy of non-discrimination on the basis of disability in all programs, services and activities. We will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. To request special accommodations, call the Center 14 business days prior to the event.

To request this information in an alternate format, call 711.

www.mcleancenter.org

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