November Highlights
  
National American Indian Heritage Month
Election Day- 11/3
Veterans Day- 11/11
America Recycles Day- 11/15
American Education Week- 11/16-11/20
Thanksgiving Day- 11/26 Center CLOSED
Day after Thanksgiving- Center CLOSED 

           fairfax county public schools will be released 2 hours early Wednesday, nov. 25. 

the oftc will be open for members and

lunch will be provided. 

Teacher Workday Trips
Massanutten Waterpark  
Monday, Nov. 2, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
$65/$55 MCC district residents
Activity No. 8402.215
SOLD OUT-waiting list available
 
Player Fun Zone (lunch included)
Tuesday, Nov. 3, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
$55/$45 MCC district residents
Activity No. 8403.215
SOLD OUT-waiting list available
 
On Fairfax County Public Schools' Teacher Work days and school breaks, 5th-9th graders can join the Old Firehouse Teen Center on fun-filled trips! These trips depart from and return to the Old Firehouse located at 1440 Chain Bridge Road. Participants must bring clothes appropriate for the day's activity. A signed OFTC Participant Contract is required. Some trips also require a signed waiver. Forms are available online or on site. Please submit forms before the day of the trip.
NO-Bake Pumpkin Pie
Here's an easy Fall tasty treat for the whole family to enjoy!
 
Pumpkin Pie Filling
15 oz. can pumpkin puree
5 tbsp. brown sugar
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. pumpkin pie spice
Pinch of cloves
2 tbsp. heavy cream

Cream Cheese Mousse
3 egg whites
1/2 cup sugar
4 oz. cream cheese, softened
1/4 tsp. vanilla
2 cups mini marshmallows

Cookie Layer
1 1/2 cups chopped gingersnaps and graham crackers (I used 4 graham crackers, 8 small gingersnaps)

For instructions on how to make this tasty treat, visit
allfreecasserolerecipes.com
Dazzling Deals
McLean Antiques Show & Sale
Saturday, Nov. 14, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 15, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
$10, price good for both days.
  
This is the 39th annual McLean Antique Show & Sale featuring an exceptional group of dealers representing American, English and European antiques, decorative accessories,  furniture, folk art, porcelains, silver, paintings, prints, linens, Oriental carpets and rugs. Glass repair service will be available on site, and much more. Proceeds benefit the James C. Macdonald Scholarship Fund.
  
For more information and a list of dealers, see www.dfshows.com.
TGIF
Bazooka Ball Sports
Friday, Nov. 6, 3:30- 10 p.m.
$45/$35 members
Activity No. 5304.215
  
AMC Double Feature
Friday, Nov. 20, 3:30- 10 p.m.
$33/$23 members
Activity No. 5305.215

Note: Friday Night Trips are open to member and non-member participants. 
Games, Toys, Books & More!
McLean Community Center Flea Market
Saturday, Nov. 7, 11 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Patron admission is free.
Activity No. 4501.215

Come scope out the bargain prices at the Children's Flea Market! Children's toys, clothes, games and other items will be sold by those who know them best ... the kids! Whether you plan to get your holiday shopping done early or fill the toy chest with new goods, come help support local youths' entrepreneurial ventures.

View the Video of the Children's Flea Market.

For sellers:
Kids, ages 3-15, sign up now to sell your old toys, games and other items. Your registration fee includes the use of an 8 ft. x 3 ft. table within a 7 ft. x 8 ft. booth space. The sale will be advertised in The Washington Post's classifieds. We will have a donation truck on hand after the event to take any unsold items to a donation center.

Booth Fee:
$20 per booth 
$15 MCC district residents. 
Advanced booth registration is required. 
Wintry Plans? 
Register today for Winter Break trips!
 
Dave & Buster's (lunch included)
Monday, Dec. 28, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
$65/$55 MCC district residents
Activity No. 8301.215
  
Flight Indoor Trampoline Park + Sakura (waiver required) (lunch included)
Tuesday, Dec. 29, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
$55/$45 MCC district residents
Activity No. 8302.215
  
G- Force Karts (waiver required) (lunch provided)
Wednesday, Dec. 30, 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
$75/$65 MCC district residents
Activity No. 8303.215

 
OFTC            

  MCC            

Questions? Contact the Teen Center at 703-448-8336 or oldfirehouse@mcleancenter.org.