Alexandria, VA – (Listings are subject to change.)
September 2, Thursday
PawsGo encourages us to be the person our dog thinks we are, with an emphasis on an active lifestyle. Through the PawsGo online community, women will find and share lifestyle tips – for humans and dogs! Founder, Karen Johnson, joins Alyssa on Make It Alexandria to discuss the PawsGo community, partnerships, and her Pawdcast!
September 6, Monday
Living on Music with Steve Houk and guest, Reverend Peyton, who is the dynamic leader of internationally-known Americana country blues band, The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band.
September 7, Tuesday
Reading, Writing and Ralph with Casey Waesche, author of “I’m the Boss of Me.” Ralph and Casey will discuss Casey’s book that’s a creative learning tool for children to take charge of their behavior.
September 8, Wednesday
Alexandria Symphony Orchestra Music Director James Ross joins Susan Fleischman to discuss the ASO’s upcoming season, All Together Now, an apt title for their long-awaited return to in-person performances.
September 9, Thursday
LaTanja Jones Snelling, illustrator and lettering artist, joins Alyssa on Make It Alexandria to discuss her company, Creative Pounds. LaTanja designs paper goods and gifts, and her studio is inspired by African American culture.
September 13, Monday
Living on Music with Steve Houk and guest, Doogie White, the longtime current Scottish rock vocalist who sang with Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow and Yngwie Malmsteen.
September 14, Tuesday
You never know who’ll pop in when we meet some of Alexandria’s Animals who are up for adoption at the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria.
September 16, Thursday
The Virginia Amos Show. Virginia welcomes David Baker, Director of Northern Virginia Government and Community Relations for Virginia Tech. Virginia and David will focus on the VT Innovation Campus and its impact on the Del Ray/Potomac Yard/Alexandria/Crystal City area.
September 20, Monday
Living on Music with Steve Houk and guest, Tim Reed of We Rock Cancer. A 501(c)3 non-profit charity, We Rock Cancer facilitates the early detection of skin cancer through music events.
September 21, Tuesday
On Reading, Writing and Ralph, Alexandria’s own Rob Krupicka joins Ralph to discuss Rob’s new book of poetry, “Untangling Grace, ” which explores the love of grace given and received through poetry.
September 23, Thursday
Port City Brewing Company is an award-winning craft brewery and proud producer of an exciting line of hand-made, great quality, locally crafted beers. Founder Bill Butcher joins Alyssa on Make It Alexandria to discuss his initial inspiration and the continued success of one of Alexandria’s best small businesses.
September 27, Monday
Living on Music with Steve Houk and guest, Justin Trawick, a revered area singer/songwriter/performer, both as a solo artist and with his band Justin Trawick and the Common Good.
September 30, Thursday
Chandra Designs is a jewelry studio centered around the idea that quality, beautiful, handmade pieces can be created in an ethical manner, and at an affordable price. Owner Shivani will join Alyssa on Make It Alexandria to discuss her mission to offer unique, but eminently wearable items from a culturally inspired collection.