Shop and Nosh

Trip Schedule

Discover and Explore!

Shop and NoshSign up In Purple Binder in Lobby
Cost is $1 due on the day of the trip.
10:15 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Click on the Name and go to the website.


Wednesday Trips of Necessity (Shop ‘N Nosh) require a 5-person minimum sign up for the trip to occur.  Please alert staff if you have signed up for a trip in advance and need to cancel.

May 2017
May 3

Olive Garden

A taste of Italy at affordable prices with a varied menu.  A favorite of all!
Falls Church
May 10 Lunch at Fontaine Caffe and Creperie Cafe serving sweet & savory crepes (plus other French fare), alongside wines, ciders & craft beers.
Shopping in Old Town Alexandria
May 17 Trader Joes’ A unique grocer with weekly, new seasonal products, flower/garden items and more! Lunch on your own.
Old Town Alexandria
May 24 Tuesday Morning & Lunch at Namaste Shop for unique one-of-a-kind gift items, home goods and confections. Dine at Namaste, serving a wide range of traditional Indian & Nepalese specialties.
Rose Hill, Alexandria
May 31 Eleni’s Greek Taverna Casual, family-owned outpost dispensing sizable portions of classic Greek & American dishes all day.
Hidden gem in Springfield, VA!
June 2017
June 7


With the Classic Pasta special, buy one Classic Pasta, or a specially featured dish, and get a Classic Pasta to take home at no additional charge!!
Springfield Town Center
June 14 Secret Garden Cafe Relaxed restaurant in an 1840 home with a garden patio, serving American fare with global twists.
Occoquan, VA
June 21 Los Tios Grill Tex-Mex & Salvadoran dishes & margaritas are served in a colorful space with sidewalk seating.
Del Rey, Alexandria
June 28 Red Lobster Lunch specials starting at $7.99 and served with unlimited Cheddar Bay Biscuits! Add a side salad for additional cost. Get your seafood on!