Welcome to Old Town North!

Our friends at NOTICe invite all to their annual Winter Party & Silent Auction, featuring Mayor Justin Wilson, on March 15 from 7pm to 9pm The Crowne Plaza Hotel (901 North Fairfax Street). Please stop by and help them celebrate their 20th year of supporting your concerns and engaging in the betterment of our community. Come share drinks and try some tasty treats. Meet and greet your neighbors. Hear our guest speaker Mayor Justin Wilson. Explore the auction items donated by local restaurants and businesses. Help support your North Old Town Independent Citizens Association.

River’s Edge Yoga celebrates the Spring Equinox with two community classes. On Tuesday, March 19, please join our neighbors at Canal Center Plaza for a free, open air class on their lawn. This is an open level class in celebration of the Spring Equinox. 99 Canal Center Plaza. 4pm-5pm. All are welcome.

River's Edge will also hold a donation based class in support of The Carpenter’s Shelter on Wednesday, March 20th at the studio at 6:45pm. Breathe into the Spring Asana, Breath and Meditation at River’s Edge Studio. Please visit their website for more information. www.riversedgeyoga.com

Old Town Community Market, Alexandria’s Favorite Dog - Friendly Market - We are delighted to welcome you to our Community Market Preview! Please join us Thursday, March 14th at the Montgomery Park, 901 North Royal Street 3:00pm-6:30pm to welcome vendors old and new for the season... more info

The Old Town North Community Partnership is looking for volunteers to help us with the market and other events throughout the year. Interested? We would love to hear from you. Please contact Margaret Townsend (River’s Edge Yoga) 571-218-2161 or email: info@oldtownnorth.org

Compost Alex working in our Community

Support Composting in Alexandria and support Compost Alex. Tell your friends about composting, even just sharing this newsletter with them. Donate to our project when we launch the campaign, or support now by getting some worm castings. Better yet, if you want to commit some volunteer hours or pro-bono work, send me a message and we’ll make it work for everyone. Compost Alex is about composting, and is about our community.