Pohick Church, the colonial church of George Washington & George Mason, will host a traditional Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, replete with pancakes, sausages, baked apple crisp, coffee and tea.
The dinner, which begins at 5 pm, is open to the public, with tickets at the door running $8 for ages 13 and up, $3 for ages 6 -12. Children under 6 eat free!
The event is sponsored by Pohick Church's Youth Group and supports their ability to offer a Spring retreat in April. Additional information or reservations of advance tickets can be made through the church office by calling 703-339-6572.
Take I-395 south to I-95 south to the Fairfax County Parkway exit towards Lorton. Head East until the Road ends at US 1. Turn right and proceed to Telegraph Road. Turn left at this light and make an immediate right into the Church parking lot. If that lot is full, proceed 1/8 of a mile and turn right into the church's lower parking lot.
Take I-95 North to the Mt. Vernon exit (#161), just after the Occoquan River, towards Lorton. This ramp becomes US 1 North. Proceed about three miles to the corner of US 1 and Telegraph Rd. The Church will be on the right. Turn Right and into the parking lot immediately on the right.If that lot is full, proceed 1/8 of a mile and turn right into the church's lower parking lot.
Take the Fairfax County Parkway to the Rolling Road exit. Proceed East on Rolling Road across I-95 (just prior to this overpass the road becomes Pohick Road) towards Lorton. Proceed all the way to US 1 and turn left at the light. Go to the next traffic light, which is Telegraph Road/Old Colchester Road. The Church is on the right. Turn Right and into the parking lot immediately on the right. If that lot is full, proceed 1/8 of a mile and turn right into the church's lower parking lot.