Sunshine will be over us Friday and Saturday, with temperatures in the mid-50s. Temperatures will rise slightly on Sunday, but there's a chance of showers. Here's your roundup of things to do this weekend in and around Fairfax:
Thursday, March 28
Catie Curtis With Jenna Lindbo. 8 p.m., at The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Road, Vienna. The 12-album-deep International Songwriting Competition award-winner with a penchant for singing about the highs and lows of life welcomes singer/songwriter and storyteller Jenna Lindbo. $22. www.wolftrap.org.
Building Community in Reston: Vernon Walker Nature and Environment. 7-9 p.m., at the Jo Ann Rose Gallery at Reston Community Center, Lake Anne, Reston. Program will focus on the role of Vernon Walker and the history of the Vernon Walker Nature Center; the scope and diversity of Reston's natural resources and recent environmental initiatives. 703-709-7700 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, March 29
Passaggio. 8 p.m., at the Harris Theater at GMU, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Mason playwriting program student and rising playwright Michael Patrick Smith presents the story, directed by Washington, D.C.-based director and teacher Stevie Zimmerman, about a small town in Italy during the festival of the Madonna, during which the opera-loving mayor confronts town secrets, hidden love and the townspeople's demand that he bring wealth back to the community. $15 for students, faculty, staff, seniors and groups; $20 for general admission. 888-945-2468 or cfa.gmu.edu.
The Iguanas. 8 p.m., at The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Road, Vienna. A progressive Americana trio plays their mix of rock 'n' roll, roots, jazz, blues and Mexican conjunto music. $22. www.wolftrap.org.
Saturday, March 30
Friends of Nottoway Easter Egg Hunt. 9:30 a.m. (registration), 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and noon, at Nottoway Park Picnic Shelter, 9357 Courthouse Road, Vienna. Egg hunt times arranged by age of child participants (1-2 years at 10:30 a.m.; 3-4 years at 11 a.m.; 5-7 years at 11:30 a.m. and 7-9 years at noon); bring your own basket. $8, cash only; cost to benefit Nottoway Park improvements. 703-324-8566.
America’s Next Top Dog – Fashion Photo Contest. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Patrick Henry Library, 101 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. The last day to enter pooches into the America’s Next Top Dog contest; bring in a photo of your dog (real or plush) decked out in the latest fashions to enter. 703-938-0405.
Tuscan Wine Cooking Class at Il Fornaio. Noon, at Il Fornaio, 11990 Market St., Suite 106, Reston. Three-course lunch with wine and recipes, $45. 703-437-5544.
Sean Rowe. 7 p.m., at Jammin' Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. Singer Sean Rowe promotes his album The Salesman and the Shark. www.jammingjava.com.
John Eaton. 7:30 p.m., at The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Road, Vienna. The Wolf Trap regular returns to perform the final segment of his three-part jazz piano series; Eaton together with bassist Tommy Cecil will improvise Great American Songbook numbers and take audience requests. $25. www.wolftrap.org
Sunday, March 31
Check out Patch's list for Easter brunch spots.