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F.C. Lions Club Hosts Music Competition

lionsThe Falls Church Lions Club held its annual Lions Music Scholarship Program contest Feb. 28 at Columbia Baptist Church. Pictured are contestants at the event.

The first place winner of voice was Sarah Larkworthy (second from right, back row) and of instrumental was Jing Luo (center). The regional competition will be at the Alexandria Lyceum 2 p.m. on April 15. The Lions Music Scholarship Program was established in 1948 to assist and promote cultural and educational opportunities for the musically talented youth of Virginia, in memory of 19th-century musical performer James A. Bland. The program consists of elimination contests starting at club level and continuing through the State Final contest. (Photo: Courtesy Barry Buschow)