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Thursday, May 9, 5:00 9:00 PM, NetApp Federal hosts its 4thannualSt. Baldricks event as 15 men and women shave their heads to raise funds for children's cancer research at Iris Lounge, 8300 Block Tyco Rd Tysons Corner. Music, silent auction,info.
Thursday, May 9, 6:30 10:00 PM, Reading Is Fundamental Where the Wild Things Are Gala at The Four Seasons, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave NW. $500/person, dinner, silent & live auctions, & story read by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, info.
Thursday, May 9, 5:00-9:00 PM, AHAPULSE Spring Happy Hour at Policy, 1904 14th St. NW. $15/donation, info.
Thursday, May 9, 5:00-6:30 PM, Art Smith Book Signing at Art and Soul, 415 New Jersey Ave. NW. happy hour specials, info.
Thursday, May 9, 8:00-11:00 PM, Worn Magazine#5 Dream IssueLaunch Party at Black Whiskey, 1410 14th Street NW. $10, info.
Thursday, May 9, 6:30-9:30 PM, Swap In The City at 1776, 1133 15th St. NW. $20, fashion swap, complimentary cocktails, treats. Benefiting Beckys Fund. $20, info.
Friday, May 10, 6:00 9:30 PM, A-SPANs Spring Gala: Welcome Home Celebration atWashington Golf and Country Club, 3017 N. Glebe Rd. Arlington. Live & silent auctions, food, drinks, $100, info.
Friday, May 10, 4:00-8:00 PM,A Mother's Day Trunk Show with Sophie Blake at Edge Salon, 1025 N.Fillmore St. Arlington. Complimentary blowout, makeup lessons, mimosas, cupcakesrsvp
Friday, May 10, 5:30-9:00 PM, Runway Ready Concept to Catwalk Fashion Show at West Potomac Springbank Theater, 6500 Quander Rd. Alexandria. America's Next Top Model star co-hosts; benefits Fashion Design in NY Project. $10, rsvp.
Saturday, May 11, 10:00 AM 4:00 PM, European Union Embassies Open House. Family fun, food, culture.free, info.
Saturday, May 11, 6:00 10:00 PM, Men Against Breast CancerMothers Day PamperingWomen We Love at L2 Lounge, Cadys Alley. mini-manis, massages and styling. $15, RSVP required, info.
Saturday, May 11, 6:30 PM, The Children's National Ball to Benefit Children's National Medical Center at The National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. $500, info.
Saturday, May 11, 7:00 10:00 PM, The Lifting As We Climb Grasping the Dream Gala at the OAS,17th & Constitution Ave. NW. Entertainment by Damien Escoba. $60, info.
Sunday, May 12, (all day), Miss Julie, a new version of the Strindberg play at the National Gallery of Art, 4th &Constitution Ave NW. Free info.
Sunday, May 12, 1:00 - 5:00 PM, Spring Open House at the Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N. Union St. Alexandria. family-friendly activities. Free, info.