Community Events/Activities

Burke Centre Conservancy-sponsored and other community events are listed below. Please note that most Conservancy-sponsored events are for Burke Centre residents only.  Please use the Conservancy RSVP form under e-forms to sign up. Register also by calling (703) 978-2928, ext. 210, or sending e-mail with each participant's name, age (if children's event), address, and phone number to

Photo Disclaimer: By registering and/or attending any Burke Centre Conservancy event/meeting, all participants understand that publicity photographs/videos may be taken during the event and their likeness may appear in these images. By registering or attending the event, all participants hereby give permission that photos and/or videos containing their likeness may be used for publicity or general information purposes, not limited to, The Burke Centre Conservator, the Burke Centre Conservancy web site, Burke Centre presentations, social media, etc. which may be seen in the general public. The Burke Centre Conservancy does not typically seek further permission or provide notification before using such images. Thank you for your cooperation.

2017 Timeline (subject to change)

January - Burke Centre Anniversary Logo Contest Announced
January 25 - Deadline for Election Candidates
Teen Council Meeting - Annual Calendar Review

February 12 - Friends of Sadie Blood Drive
February 21 - Meet the Trustee Candidates Night

March Annual Election  Vote by noon on March 18
Early Bird Season Opens for Pool Membership Sales
Board of Trustees Orientation

April 8 - Annual Egg Hunt - 2 PM Sharp, Conservancy Grounds
Earth Day Weekend with Document Shredding & Enhanced Recycling Opportunities
Pool Photo Ops (April 15, 2-5 PM, Commons CC)
Early Bird Deadline for joining Burke Centre Pools: 4/29/2017 - expired

May Cluster Committee Orientation - May 9, 7:30 PM, Woods CC
Annual Welcome Event - May 11, 7:30 PM, Woods CC

Community-Wide Mother's Day Weekend Yard Sale
- Sat., May 13, 2017
Free Document Shredding Mother's Day Weekend - Sat., May 13, 10 AM-1 PM, Conservancy Grounds
Dumpster Days - May 13-14 - at the Commons Community Center (5701 Roberts Pkwy)*
   *Health & Safety Alert: No cement blocks or hazardous materials permitted!

Pools Open for Season (Memorial Day Weekend) - May 27 - All Pools Open 10 AM-8 PM (Memorial Day wknd hours)

Burke VFW Memorial Day Ceremony (Memorial Day, May 29, 10 AM, Conservancy Grounds Flagpole)

June Spring Cleaning Weekend includes:
Community-Wide Father's Day Weekend Yard Sale - June 17, 2017
Community Free Document Shredding Father's Day Weekend - Sat., June 17

June/July Family Fun Night (possibly a pool party/concert)

August:  Festival Preparation

September:  Festival & Wine Garden with special 40th Anniversary Features - September 9 & 10, 2017

Boy Scout Troop 1345 Ice Cream Social
Burke 55'ers Flu Shot Clinic
Bus Trip for Burke 55'ers/Seniors
40th Anniversary Photo Contest Judging

December Volunteer Recognition - December 1, 7:00 PM, Woods CC

December Ice Skating with Santa