Calendar

Sep
7
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Leonard Coleman & Blunt
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm

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Three former lead singers from three of the world’s most renowned R&B vocal groups: “The Temptations,”  “The Platters,” and “The Drifters,” have come together to create the ultimate musical experience, “Leonard, Coleman & Blunt.” Glenn Leonard, former lead tenor, The Temptations,” (and heard around the world as the lead on the  group’s classic, “Silent Night,”) (1975-1983), Joe Coleman, former lead singer, “The Platters,” (1982-2004), and Joe Blunt, former lead singer, “The Drifters,”(1975-1985), together bring their rich blend of classic hits and showmanship to the stage… wowing audiences both nationally and internationally with their tight harmonies and exquisite craft.

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Sep
14
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: All 80’s, All Night
Sep 14 @ 8:00 pm

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***BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND*** – Do you love the 80’s?  If so, put on your best 80’s fashion and come ready to dance for an “All 80’s, All Night” flashback dance party!

Darin from Belt it Out Productions (www.beltitoutproductions.com) will be DJing and covering 80’s music like no other!  Madonna, Billy Idol, Wham, Run DMC, New Edition, Human League, Prince, Heavy D, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, Michael Jackson, Duran Duran – all of your 80’s favorites and many, many more!

Before the dance party kicks off, there will be 80’s classic videos being played during dinner and prizes will be given out for best dressed and “Name that Tune” winners.

You ready?  Join us and turn back the clock for a fun night of food, beverages, dancing, and all things 80’s!  This event will sellout so get your tickets early!  See you there!!!

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Sep
16
Sun
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Johnnie Steele and the Steele4Real Band
Sep 16 @ 7:30 pm

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Most music lovers remember the popular song “Tell Me Have You Seen Her”.  Now they’re asking, “Tell Me Have You Seen Them”, the unforgettable Johnnie Steele & the Steele4Real Band & Show. Maybe it was Las Vegas, Atlantic City, South Africa, Carnegie Hall, Kennedy Center, Capital Jazz Fest Super Cruise, or an After Party, Wedding, Reception, Restaurant, Grand Opening, Fundraiser, Promotional Event, Family Reunion, Product Promotion, or Private Event. Perhaps you were blessed to see him in Full Concert with his Famed family, “The Steele Family”, of Alexandria VA, or his wife, the renowned “Debbie Taylor Steele”, or with his extremely talented and successful Musical offspring Johnie Steele, III and Shekinah, or one of his many Church choirs or Ensembles.

No matter the venue or occasion, one thing is for certain, you will never forget the incredible musical journey Johnnie takes you on time and time again. With over 30 years in the music industry, he masterfully engages your mind, body and soul as he performs some of the most memorable music of all time from all genres.  Their versatile vocals can emulate almost any artist while you hear the complete and authentic musical rendition of your favorite songs.  

Enjoy their vast repertoire of R&B, Smooth Jazz, Pop, Seasonal, Dance (Line Dances) and Gospel.  Their song list contains music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s to present.

Steele4Real can go from Smooth and Traditional Jazz, drop you right into Motown, dance you into James Brown, groove you with some Chuck Brown, journey up to Chi-Town, and take you back to the Philly sound, before you know it you’re Luther bound, then hit you with the Michael Jackson sound, Line Dance you into Zydeco Town, and top it off using his unique style and sound…by the way all this in one night.

If you are looking to have the best entertainment at your next event, let Johnnie Steele and the Steele4Real Band & Show give you that special touch that will leave your guest and audiences breathless.  Don’t wait another minute, they are one of the most sought after musical entertainment groups in the country today.

Get Tickets

Sep
18
Tue
2018
SBDC Workshop: Extraordinary Custmer Experience: Taking your Service to the Next Level @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Sep 18 @ 12:58 pm – 1:00 pm
Sep
20
Thu
2018
SBDC Workshop: Selling to the Commonwealth @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

This workshop is designed to educate small, woman and/or minority business owners about opportunities to sell their goods and services to the Commonwealth of Virginia and many local governments. Each year the Commonwealth buys goods and services totaling more than $8 billion – learn how your company can be a part of that! The workshop will provide information about the Virginia procurement process, registering in the eVA system and the benefits of SWaM certification.

Presented by Chris Tran Ley, Business Service Manager, Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity

Sep
21
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Shadz of Soul along with Robert T
Sep 21 @ 8:00 pm

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Shadz of Soul along with Robert T and special guest FRESH

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Sep
22
Sat
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes
Sep 22 @ 8:00 pm

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Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes continue to epitomize Classic Philly Soul with their smooth harmonies, slick style, and nostalgic live performances. The group amassed a string of Number One Hits in the 70’s like “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”, and “Wake Up Everybody”. They continue to take fans down memory lane with career- spanning sets of their romantic hits on tour.

The lead singer Donnell “Big Daddy” Gillespie, was handed the torch by the late great, Teddy Pendergrass.

Big Daddy is joined on stage by a stunning troupe of singers consisting of Anthony Brooks, Clyde”Tyrone”Burwell, Dave Echols, and Keith Matthews.

Get Tickets 

Sep
23
Sun
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Rat Pack-Together Again
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm

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A Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes Christmas

Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes continue to epitomize Classic Philly Soul with their smooth harmonies, slick style, and nostalgic live performances. The group amassed a string of Number One Hits in the 70’s like “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”, and “Wake Up Everybody”. They continue to take fans down memory lane with career- spanning sets of their romantic hits on tour.

The lead singer Donnell “Big Daddy” Gillespie, was handed the torch by the late great, Teddy Pendergrass.

Big Daddy is joined on stage by a stunning troupe of singers consisting of Anthony Brooks, Clyde”Tyrone”Burwell, Dave Echols, and Keith Matthews.

 

Sep
25
Tue
2018
SBDC Workshop: Smarter Interviewing Skills = Better Results: A Workshop for Employers @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
SBDC Workshop: Smarter Interviewing Skills = Better Results: A Workshop for Employers @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States

When did you last study effective interviewing techniques?  For many hiring managers, the answer is never.  Knowing how to effectively interview and assess candidates results in better hires and higher retention rates. Whether you interview entry level or highly skilled employees, frequently or rarely, alone or with others, this seminar can help improve your skills. Your ability to interview well can mean lower hiring costs and higher productivity and renention.  Nice results, but how do you get them? Join us for an interactive seminar dedicated to how to interview and select top employees. You will leave with new skills and immediately useful new questions and techniques to enhance your ability to hire well.

Presented by Patra Frame, Strategies for Human Resources

Sep
28
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Lauren Annette… A Musical Journey
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm

An unquestionably gifted and a versatile artist, Lauren’s voice clearly brings back memories of such classic vocalists as Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, and Billie Holiday; as well as hints of today’s mega vocalists Chaka Kahn, Whitney Houston and, Mariah Carey. Lauren has performed with Stevie Wonder, Howard Hewitt, The Whispers Orchestra, Sherrell, Alexander O’Neal, Patti Labelle, David Pack (lead vocalist of Ambrosia), Glenn Frey (lead vocalist of the Eagles), Kindred Family Soul, Case , Eric Roberson just to name a few. Prepare yourself for an elegant, musical journey from the Classic Standards of yesterday to the Neo-Soul Hits of today and everything in between!!!

Get Tickets 


Sep
7
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Leonard Coleman & Blunt
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm

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Three former lead singers from three of the world’s most renowned R&B vocal groups: “The Temptations,”  “The Platters,” and “The Drifters,” have come together to create the ultimate musical experience, “Leonard, Coleman & Blunt.” Glenn Leonard, former lead tenor, The Temptations,” (and heard around the world as the lead on the  group’s classic, “Silent Night,”) (1975-1983), Joe Coleman, former lead singer, “The Platters,” (1982-2004), and Joe Blunt, former lead singer, “The Drifters,”(1975-1985), together bring their rich blend of classic hits and showmanship to the stage… wowing audiences both nationally and internationally with their tight harmonies and exquisite craft.

Visit Website

Get Tickets 

Sep
14
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: All 80’s, All Night
Sep 14 @ 8:00 pm

Image

***BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND*** – Do you love the 80’s?  If so, put on your best 80’s fashion and come ready to dance for an “All 80’s, All Night” flashback dance party!

Darin from Belt it Out Productions (www.beltitoutproductions.com) will be DJing and covering 80’s music like no other!  Madonna, Billy Idol, Wham, Run DMC, New Edition, Human League, Prince, Heavy D, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, Michael Jackson, Duran Duran – all of your 80’s favorites and many, many more!

Before the dance party kicks off, there will be 80’s classic videos being played during dinner and prizes will be given out for best dressed and “Name that Tune” winners.

You ready?  Join us and turn back the clock for a fun night of food, beverages, dancing, and all things 80’s!  This event will sellout so get your tickets early!  See you there!!!

Get Tickets 

Sep
16
Sun
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Johnnie Steele and the Steele4Real Band
Sep 16 @ 7:30 pm

Image

Most music lovers remember the popular song “Tell Me Have You Seen Her”.  Now they’re asking, “Tell Me Have You Seen Them”, the unforgettable Johnnie Steele & the Steele4Real Band & Show. Maybe it was Las Vegas, Atlantic City, South Africa, Carnegie Hall, Kennedy Center, Capital Jazz Fest Super Cruise, or an After Party, Wedding, Reception, Restaurant, Grand Opening, Fundraiser, Promotional Event, Family Reunion, Product Promotion, or Private Event. Perhaps you were blessed to see him in Full Concert with his Famed family, “The Steele Family”, of Alexandria VA, or his wife, the renowned “Debbie Taylor Steele”, or with his extremely talented and successful Musical offspring Johnie Steele, III and Shekinah, or one of his many Church choirs or Ensembles.

No matter the venue or occasion, one thing is for certain, you will never forget the incredible musical journey Johnnie takes you on time and time again. With over 30 years in the music industry, he masterfully engages your mind, body and soul as he performs some of the most memorable music of all time from all genres.  Their versatile vocals can emulate almost any artist while you hear the complete and authentic musical rendition of your favorite songs.  

Enjoy their vast repertoire of R&B, Smooth Jazz, Pop, Seasonal, Dance (Line Dances) and Gospel.  Their song list contains music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s to present.

Steele4Real can go from Smooth and Traditional Jazz, drop you right into Motown, dance you into James Brown, groove you with some Chuck Brown, journey up to Chi-Town, and take you back to the Philly sound, before you know it you’re Luther bound, then hit you with the Michael Jackson sound, Line Dance you into Zydeco Town, and top it off using his unique style and sound…by the way all this in one night.

If you are looking to have the best entertainment at your next event, let Johnnie Steele and the Steele4Real Band & Show give you that special touch that will leave your guest and audiences breathless.  Don’t wait another minute, they are one of the most sought after musical entertainment groups in the country today.

Get Tickets

Sep
18
Tue
2018
SBDC Workshop: Extraordinary Custmer Experience: Taking your Service to the Next Level @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Sep 18 @ 12:58 pm – 1:00 pm
Sep
20
Thu
2018
SBDC Workshop: Selling to the Commonwealth @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

This workshop is designed to educate small, woman and/or minority business owners about opportunities to sell their goods and services to the Commonwealth of Virginia and many local governments. Each year the Commonwealth buys goods and services totaling more than $8 billion – learn how your company can be a part of that! The workshop will provide information about the Virginia procurement process, registering in the eVA system and the benefits of SWaM certification.

Presented by Chris Tran Ley, Business Service Manager, Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity

Sep
21
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Shadz of Soul along with Robert T
Sep 21 @ 8:00 pm

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Shadz of Soul along with Robert T and special guest FRESH

Get Tickets 

Sep
22
Sat
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes
Sep 22 @ 8:00 pm

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Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes continue to epitomize Classic Philly Soul with their smooth harmonies, slick style, and nostalgic live performances. The group amassed a string of Number One Hits in the 70’s like “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”, and “Wake Up Everybody”. They continue to take fans down memory lane with career- spanning sets of their romantic hits on tour.

The lead singer Donnell “Big Daddy” Gillespie, was handed the torch by the late great, Teddy Pendergrass.

Big Daddy is joined on stage by a stunning troupe of singers consisting of Anthony Brooks, Clyde”Tyrone”Burwell, Dave Echols, and Keith Matthews.

Get Tickets 

Sep
23
Sun
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Rat Pack-Together Again
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm

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A Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes Christmas

Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes continue to epitomize Classic Philly Soul with their smooth harmonies, slick style, and nostalgic live performances. The group amassed a string of Number One Hits in the 70’s like “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”, and “Wake Up Everybody”. They continue to take fans down memory lane with career- spanning sets of their romantic hits on tour.

The lead singer Donnell “Big Daddy” Gillespie, was handed the torch by the late great, Teddy Pendergrass.

Big Daddy is joined on stage by a stunning troupe of singers consisting of Anthony Brooks, Clyde”Tyrone”Burwell, Dave Echols, and Keith Matthews.

 

Sep
25
Tue
2018
SBDC Workshop: Smarter Interviewing Skills = Better Results: A Workshop for Employers @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
SBDC Workshop: Smarter Interviewing Skills = Better Results: A Workshop for Employers @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center  | Alexandria | Virginia | United States

When did you last study effective interviewing techniques?  For many hiring managers, the answer is never.  Knowing how to effectively interview and assess candidates results in better hires and higher retention rates. Whether you interview entry level or highly skilled employees, frequently or rarely, alone or with others, this seminar can help improve your skills. Your ability to interview well can mean lower hiring costs and higher productivity and renention.  Nice results, but how do you get them? Join us for an interactive seminar dedicated to how to interview and select top employees. You will leave with new skills and immediately useful new questions and techniques to enhance your ability to hire well.

Presented by Patra Frame, Strategies for Human Resources

Sep
28
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Lauren Annette… A Musical Journey
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm

An unquestionably gifted and a versatile artist, Lauren’s voice clearly brings back memories of such classic vocalists as Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, and Billie Holiday; as well as hints of today’s mega vocalists Chaka Kahn, Whitney Houston and, Mariah Carey. Lauren has performed with Stevie Wonder, Howard Hewitt, The Whispers Orchestra, Sherrell, Alexander O’Neal, Patti Labelle, David Pack (lead vocalist of Ambrosia), Glenn Frey (lead vocalist of the Eagles), Kindred Family Soul, Case , Eric Roberson just to name a few. Prepare yourself for an elegant, musical journey from the Classic Standards of yesterday to the Neo-Soul Hits of today and everything in between!!!

Get Tickets