Social

The Stratford Recreation Association Social Committee plans social events throughout the summer dedicated to providing opportunities for members to build relationships within the community. The events for each fiscal year are selected and budgeted for by the Social Committee.

Sumrall Morgan Social Chair social@stratfordrec.org

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The SRA Social Committee is currently planning some great events for this summer. Events have been designed to preserve the long-standing traditions that many families have enjoyed for years, while adding some new events and themes.

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Tentative Summer 2022 Social Events (Subject to Change as Planning Takes Place)

May 22 Sunday 12-2pm Super Sunday, meet swim instructors, ask questions, enjoy a food truck and sno-cones

May 28 -30 Sat/Sun/Mon Memorial Day Weekend / Opening Weekend (Open House - Bring friends, no membership needed Opening Weekend)

June 3 Friday 2-3 pm Preschool Popsicle Party! Popsicles at the Pool (free while supplies last) for Pre-Schoolers and their Parents

June 4 Saturday 5-7pm Happy Hour at Pavilion for New SRA Members. Smokestack BBQ Food Truck on site (fee). Feel free to bring a drink or appetizer.

June 10 Friday 2 PM Last Day of FCPS School! Popsicles at the Pool (free while supplies last)

June 17 Friday 5pm - close Fun Friday - Family Night with Pool Floats! Shark Shack open 5 - 7 pm for concessions (burgers, hot dogs), and you can bring a pool float

June 24 Friday 5pm - close Fun Friday (bring your pool floats) with Food Truck (Dogs on the Curb)

June 25 Saturday 7 -11 pm Adults Party: SRA/Riverside Gardens Annual Mixer (hosted at SRA this year)

July 4 Monday 11 am - 4 pm Annual Family Independence Day Celebration (ticketed event) includes music, games, lunch (burgers/hot dogs), snacks, bounce house, contests, and more.

July 15 Friday 5 pm - close Fun Friday - Family Night with Pool Floats! Shark Shack open 5 - 7 pm for concessions (burgers, hot dogs), and you can bring a pool float

July 16 Saturday 7 - 11 pm Adults Party! Annual Low Country Boil / Steak & Crab Feast. (ticketed event)

July 29 Friday 5 pm - close Fun Friday - Family Night with Pool Floats! Shark Shack open 5 - 7 pm for concessions (burgers, hot dogs), and you can bring a pool float

July 30 Saturday 8 - 11pm Adults Party! Summer Spirits: Cocktail Flights featuring KO Distillery (ticketed event)

August 6 or 13 Ladies Wine Tasting Night (ticketed event)

August 12 Friday Fun Friday (bring your pool floats) with Food Truck (Dogs on the Curb)

TBD End of Summer SRA Family Celebration

Sept 24 Saturday 12-4 pm SRA Oktoberfest (ticketed event)

PAVILION RENTALS FOR PRIVATE FUNCTIONS

Starting on Super Sunday (May 22, 2022), half of the pavilion area can be reserved for a two-hour block by SRA members for private parties during normal pool hours. The pool will not be closed to other members during your party. Like always, the grills can be used on a first come, first serve basis. No helium balloons inside the pavilion, as a run-away balloon got caught in the fan in 2021 and damaged its motor (a $1,800 fan).

Cost to reserve the space is $50 (non-refundable). The host will be expected to have enough guest tickets in their MemberSplash account to cover entrance to the facility for non-members of their party. Members are responsible for their guests following the rules & regulations of SRA at all times. Requests for pavilion rental with an expected attendance of a certain size (25+ people) requires pre-approval by the SRA Board, as to ensure adequate life guard staff will be scheduled. Requests are typically responded to within one week of the application being submitted.

2300 Brinitzer Way

Alexandria, VA 22308

703-780-8900

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