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Factory Flow Saturday Morning Yoga

Torpedo Factory Art Center

February 2 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Find inner peace and creativity with this early-morning series focused on art, health, and imagination. Sessions feature sound artists, yoga teachers, dance instructors, and more. 

The Late Shift: Love & Ritual

Torpedo Factory Art Center

February 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Every second Friday, enjoy gallery talks, artist receptions, music, live performances, hands-on artmaking, and three floors of open artists' studios. In February, spread love through art, music, and healing arts.

25th Annual SOUPer Saturday

Scope Gallery

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Choose from hundreds of handmade bowls and ceramic works donated by potters in Scope Gallery, Montgomery Potters, and others at the Art Center. Each purchase is good for one cup of soup. Proceeds benefit United Community Ministries, a social-services nonprofit in Alexandria. 

Torpedo Talk: Black Women Artists Matter

Torpedo Factory Art Center

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Artist Jamilla Okubo leds a panel discussion about black women artists and the role these narratives play in the community, particularly in the greater metropolitan area. Stay after for networking. Space is limited, early registration is suggested to guarantee seating. 

Creative Writing Workshop with Community Building Art Works

Community Building Art Works

February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on April 18, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on June 20, 2019 at 6:30pm

As featured in the 2018 HBO Documentary We Are Not Done Yet, Community Building Art Works serves veterans, military personnel, and members of the community through generative creative-writing workshops. Led by accomplished authors, they are focused on using the written word as a tool for introspection, communication, and connection. Bring a pen, a notebook, and an open mind. The program is free, but a donation of $10-$30 would to support CBAW's to hold similar workshops at military hospitals.

Factory Flow Saturday Morning Yoga

Torpedo Factory Art Center

March 2 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 1, 2019

Find inner peace and creativity with this early-morning series focused on art, health, and imagination. Sessions feature sound artists, yoga teachers, dance instructors, and more. 

The Late Shift

Torpedo Factory Art Center

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2019

Every second Friday, enjoy gallery talks, artist receptions, music, live performances, hands-on artmaking, and three floors of open artists' studios. 

Factory Flow Saturday Morning Yoga

Torpedo Factory Art Center

April 6 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 1, 2019

Find inner peace and creativity with this early-morning series focused on art, health, and imagination. Sessions feature sound artists, yoga teachers, dance instructors, and more. 

The Late Shift

Torpedo Factory Art Center

April 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2019

Every second Friday, enjoy gallery talks, artist receptions, music, live performances, hands-on artmaking, and three floors of open artists' studios. 

Creative Writing Workshop with Community Building Art Works

Community Building Art Works

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on April 18, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on June 20, 2019 at 6:30pm

As featured in the 2018 HBO Documentary We Are Not Done Yet, Community Building Art Works serves veterans, military personnel, and members of the community through generative creative-writing workshops. Led by accomplished authors, they are focused on using the written word as a tool for introspection, communication, and connection. Bring a pen, a notebook, and an open mind. The program is free, but a donation of $10-$30 would to support CBAW's to hold similar workshops at military hospitals.

Factory Flow Saturday Morning Yoga

Torpedo Factory Art Center

May 4 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 1, 2019

Find inner peace and creativity with this early-morning series focused on art, health, and imagination. Sessions feature sound artists, yoga teachers, dance instructors, and more. 

The Late Shift

Torpedo Factory Art Center

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2019

Every second Friday, enjoy gallery talks, artist receptions, music, live performances, hands-on artmaking, and three floors of open artists' studios. 

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Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 N. Union St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
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Email: torpedofactory@alexandriava.gov
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Daily10 am - 6 pm*
Thursdays10 am - 9 pm
*The Torpedo Factory sometimes closes at 5 pm for private events. Check Today’s Hours to see if this could affect your visit. *Artists maintain their own studio hours. It's best to confirm availability before your visit. *The Torpedo Factory is closed for New Year's Day, Easter, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Target Gallery has limited availability during City holidays.

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Torpedo Factory Art Center is part of the City of Alexandria Office of the Arts, a division of the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities.