Pickleball for Beginners: Learn the basics of the fast-growing sport, including how to volley and serve, from Pickleball instructor Mike Kishiyama. Classes start at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Walter Reed Community Center in Arlington. Four sessions cost $24. More information here.
Family Storytime: Drop-in Family Storytime at Cherrydale branch library in Arlington is from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Monday at 2190 N. Military Rd. Free. 703-228-6330.
Check Out Some Art: Baltimore artist Doug Retzler creates sculptures out of gourds, bamboo, metal posts and grow lines at Arlington Arts Center, 3550 Wilson Blvd. The exhibit runs through Oct. 13. 703-248-6400
Have a Drink: Happy Hour at Boulevard Woodgrill includes $3 draft beers Sundays through Fridays, except for the Belgian imports. House red and white wines are $3 on weekdays. 2901 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-875-9663.Learn About Gardening: Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners discuss vegetable gardening at Arlington County Central Library, 1015 N. Quincy St., 703-228-6414. The next Garden Talk is 7 p.m. Wednesday.