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To Invite or Not to Invite: Deciding on Children at Your Wedding

Kid Care Anywhere

By Rebecca Barnes, Publisher of Brides & Weddings Signup for Bridal Buzz newsletter Deciding whether or not to invite children to your wedding can be a difficult and emotional decision. While some couples love the idea of having children present, others prefer an adult-only affair. Here are some factors to consider when making the decision: Your Relationship with Children If you have a close relationship with children in your life, such as nieces, nephews, or godchildren, you may want to include them in your wedding celebration. It can be a special and memorable experience for both you and the children. The Size and Location of Your Wedding The size and location of your wedding can also play a role in your decision. If you are having a small, intimate wedding, it may be more manageable to have children present. However, …

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Manassas Park Community Center: A Hidden Gem

By Jennifer Lazzo Surrounded by homes and community parks, the Manassas Park Community Center is a welcome and unexpected surprise. This hidden gem boasts a 3,480-square-foot banquet hall with neutral décor – perfect for showcasing any event’s theme. “When people think of a community center, they don’t think of the functionality of what we have,” said Amelia Powell, customer service supervisor for the Center. “We have the large banquet hall and the pre-function area, or cocktail area, which gives flexibility to the event.” The banquet hall can be divided into two smaller spaces, each seating 115; the full hall can seat up to 230 guests. While many clients use the pre-function space to host cocktail hour, some have added tables to the space to accommodate larger events. Redesigned and rebuilt just seven years ago, the Center also has a spacious …

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