The 19th Amendment - What An Achievement
Plus some other things you should know about today
1. Today in 1920 the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified, guaranteeing women’s right to vote. Lorton residents can be proud of the significant role the Lorton Reformatory played in the suffrage movement.
2. If you enjoy history and beautiful homes alike, take a tour of Woodlawn Estate, originally part of George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Tours begin at 10 a.m.
3. After 4:00 p.m. celebrate Family Fun Night with free admission at Pirates Cove Waterpark. The park is located on 6501 Pohick Bay Drive in Lorton. Come cool off with the kids before school starts.
4. Want a night out? At 7 p.m. Busboys and Poets in Shirlington is presenting the unique vocal stylings of Snughie Stocks and Sheila Nychole. Enjoy the music, food, drinks and atmosphere.
5. For all you fashionistas out there, Lifetime premiers include Project Runway at 10 p.m. and the series premiere of Models of the Runway at 11 p.m. Why not get the girls together?