AGENDA:Alexandria

Agenda:Alexandria, a non-partisan, non-profit organization which began in 1998, sponsors eight dinner meetings a year with presentations on topics of interest to Alexandrians. 
Membership is only $35 a year and open to anyone, whether or not you live or work in Alexandria. 

 

Topics are wide-ranging and past topics have included such issues as transportation, education, the arts, public safety, history and preservation, public health, the City budget, the waterfront, the environment and aging in Alexandria.

 

These are the topics for the current year. Click on any to reserve your space or get more information. 
USE THE "PAST TOPICS" LINK TO THE LEFT TO REVIEW THE MATERIALS FROM PREVIOUS PROGRAMS.


Monday
September 22
2014
Art in Alexandra:
The Torpedo Factory and Beyond

Named as one of the Top 25 Arts Destinations, Alexandria’s art scene contributes to both our economy and quality of life
Monday
October 27
2014
No Outlet: Do Our Sewers Stink?
Alexandria’s Combined Sewer System dates from the 1890’s—and still dumps raw sewage into the Potomac. What must we do? What will it cost?
Monday
November 24
2014
Playing With Fire
As the city makes plans to move and consolidate fire houses, are we sacrificing safety to save $$$?
Monday
January 26
2015
Alexandria Traffic:
Moving People on a Congested Grid

How do we handle the rapidly increasing demand for street space from all modes of transportation within a largely fixed and finite Alexandria street grid?
Monday
February 23
2015
Down the Hatch:
Alexandria’s Scandalous Libations

Imbibing in Alexandria through the centuries—from George Washington’s distillery at Mt. Vernon through the craft breweries of today.
Monday
March 23
2015
After GenOn - What??
The Potomac River Generating Station operated by GenOn in has shut down. The plot is one of the largest and most significant sites for potential new development left in Alexandria. What will replace the Plant? When will we know? Who will decide?
Monday
April 27
2015
Open for Hot Topic
CLICK HERE TO SUGGEST A TOPIC
Monday
May 18
2015

An Evening with a Prominent Alexandrian

HAVE A QUESTION?
CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT IT

 

CLICK HERETO RESERVE YOUR SPACE

 

All programs are held on the Fourth Monday of the month at

The Hermitage

Featuring Food by Bittersweet

Reception at 6:15 p.m. (Cash Bar)

Buffet Dinner at 6:45 p.m.

MEMBER PRICE NON-MEMBER PRICE SAVE BY PLANNING
$32 $37 with reservations made by 5:00 pm on the Friday prior to each program
$37 $42 after the Friday prior deadline

Program only  7:15 p.m.
(free to members/$5 non-members)

 Presentations are followed by a question and answer session
based on written questions from the audience. 

 Programs end promptly at 9 P.M.

Dinner reservations are strongly encouraged.
Seating is not guaranteed for walk-ins.  

 

For information or reservations, contact Executive Director Sherry Brown at 703-548-7089 or info@agendaalexandria.org.

Members attending for Program Only,
please CLICK HERE to reserve your space.

 

 

  CLICK HERE TO SUGGEST A TOPIC FOR A FUTURE PROGRAM

 

Agenda programs are broadcast weekly on Comcast Channel 70
on Mondays and Saturdays at 9:00 pm
and on Wednesdays at 10:00 am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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