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Only Two Household Hazardous Waste Events Remain in 2010

From the County of Loudoun:

The Loudoun County Department of Construction and Waste Management will host two more Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection events in calendar year 2010. All HHW events are on Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and are for Loudoun County residents only. The remaining events are scheduled for:

  Saturday, October 23, 2010 
Dominion High School
21326 Augusta Drive
Sterling, VA 20164

  Saturday, November 20, 2010 
Heritage High School
520 Evergreen Mill Road
Leesburg, VA 20175

6th Annual Autumn Apple Festival

It's almost apple picking time again! Come out for the 6th Annual Autumn Apple Festival at Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum in Sterling, VA on Saturday, October 23. You can visit the exhibit "Viriginia Apples for Flavor: The Story of Hill High Orchards" and see historic orchard tools at work! Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum is located at 21668 Heritage Farm Lane.

For just $3-5 a person you can learn how to make cider and apple butter and meet local farmers and learn how to buy fresh and shop local for your family!

Cascades Farmers Market to Continue Into Fall

Come out and support your local farmers market every Sunday at The Senior Center. There is local produce and goods at this open-air farmer’s market that is running now until October 25.

The market is open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and The Senior Center is located at 21060 Whitfield Place in Sterling, VA. Come check it out!