To register. Registration is through The Sun Center 312-280-1070.
4800 Fillmore Ave,
Alexandria, VA 22311-5070
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Workshop Times: Listed on workshop description; link from the calendar. Scroll below description for dates, times, location. Typically weekdays, 9:30am-6:30pm to avoid rush hour. We are provided lunch for $5 on-site.
Parking: The parking garage entrance is to the right of the main entrance to the building. Park in the first area you enter, unless you are bringing a table. In which case, drive through the first area to the entrance, which is in the center of the next area and on the left. You'll see it. Doors are electronic so find the intercom and press to enter. Drop off the table inside the entrance, then park in the first area. The workshop room is through the entrance, on your left, through the French doors.
Directions: Click on address above. Select "Directions" Globe at top of page. Type in your address. Double click on "search".
Nearest airport: Washington, D.C. (Reagan) airport is in the city of Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C. (Dulles) International Airport is in Herndon, VA; Baltimore (BWI) is also nearby.
Trains from Baltimore (BWI) airport are very convenient. Take the MARC (less than $10) or AMTRAK (about $20) to Union Station in Washington, D.C. You can catch the Metro there and find a route to Blue Line, Van Dorn Station ($3-6). It is about 5-10 min taxi to the Extended Stay America hotel ($9--l3).
Public Transportation: There are numerous trains with stations within a few miles of our location. Find an interactive map for the Metro, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. You can also take a bus from BWI, GEORGE. There are other options, too. You can query online, using Google.com or another.
Lodging: Extended Stay American if a 5-10 minute drive from our location and a 5-10 minute taxi ride ($9-13) from the Van Dorn Blue Line Station. There is a grocery store in the (rather ordinary) shopping mall next to the hotel. There is an option on the map to look for hotels in the area. That is how we find them. Please let The Sun Center know if you find something that works for you so we can share that informatin with others. Thank you.
Southwest airlines has an option to find a hotel at a good rate on their site, southwest.com; you must book in advance. There you'll find lots of information you can then search on your own, if you prefer not to pay in advance.