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McLean Community Center Announces February Events

The McLean Community Center, located at 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean, recently announced its February schedule of events, which include a trip to The Zone, jewelry and fashion show and a scholarship deadline.

The Old Firehouse Teen Center, located at 1440 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, is taking teenagers on a trip to The Zone in Ashburn on Friday, Feb. 5 from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tickets for the trip cost $45 for McLean Community Center district residents and $55 for everyone else.

On Saturday, Feb. 6 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. the McLean Community Center is hosting “Better Than Bling,” a jewelry and fashion accessory show. The event features inspired, on-trend, handcrafted jewelry and independent-label fashion accessories of innovative design. The items in this juried show range from casual to elegant and have an excellent price array.

The deadline for the James C. Macdonald Performing Arts Scholarship Competition is Friday, Feb. 12. Following a preliminary audition and a final round of competition, prizes are awarded in each of four categories: Dance, Instrumental Music, Vocal Music and Theatre. High school students who reside or attend school in the McLean tax district (Small District 1A-Dranesville) are eligible to apply.

For the full slate of McLean Community Center’s February events or more information, visit