Middle School Ice Hockey Coming to Falls Church

September 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The George Mason High School Hockey Club is expanding its reach to form a middle school team for FCCPS students.  The new team, the Falls Church Middle School Hockey Club, will be open to students at Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School in grades 6-7 and GMHS students in grade 8.

The George Mason High School team is open to students in grades 9-12.

The first practice for the high school and middle school squads will be Friday September 30, 6:00-8:00pm at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington.   To register, please contact  [email protected].

The GMHS Hockey Club is a non-profit organization funded by players, parents and patrons.  Please visit www.masonhockey.org for additional information.


SATURDAY, 9/24: Composting for Beginners

September 13, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Learn to make rich organic compost from yard trimmings and leaves. Topics include a composting demonstration, making compost tea, proper food waste composting and vermicomposting (composting with worms). Participants will take home a free portable yard waste compost bin.

September 24, 2011, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Cherry Hill Park Picnic Shelter, 312 Park Ave.  To reserve your spot, contact Master Gardener Sandy Tarpinian at [email protected] or 703-536-7186.