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The Reston Historic Trust & Museum in Partnership with Reston’s Used Book Shop Launches Storytime for Little Historians

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum in partnership with Reston’s Used Book Shop will launch Storytime for Little Historians on June 8th. A new book will be read each Tuesday at 11 am outside the museum throughout the summer. This wonderful new program will connect children with the history of their own community which will […]

The real estate market is still going strong. See the Top 10 most expensive listings in the Metropolitan DC area courtesy of Bright MLS 2900 K St NW #601Washington, DC Architecture: Penthouse Unit/Flat/ApartmentList Price: $12,000,000 Privacy On The Potomac – Dramatic 6, 000 Sf Unit With A Private Pool And 3, 400 Sf Terrace. Situated on […]

If you are traveling this summer, there is more to do to get ready than just pack your suitcase. Here are important tips for leaving your house for summer vacation. When you leave your home for an extended period of time, like a summer vacation, there are things you need to do to ensure that […]

Explore the route of religious freedom on this National Scenic Byway No matter how long you’ve lived in the DMV area, I’ll bet you have neither heard or nor traveled Maryland’s Religious Freedom National Scenic Byway. I discovered it as part of my “what’s in your own backyard” explorations and, being a history buff, was […]

Local author David Baldacci just released his latest book in April 2021—sure to be the next best seller. But there is so much more to this local writer. Come with me behind the scenes to learn a little more about the man and his process for creativity. A Gambling Man David Baldacci’s most recent book, A […]

Tephra ICA Installs Gisela Colón Sculpture in Washington, DC

Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art (Tephra ICA) presents the Parabolic Monolith Iridium, a public sculpture by light and space artist Gisela Colón. The sculpture will be located at the top of James Monroe Park in Washington, DC, steps away from the National Mall, the White House, and the Renwick Gallery. It will be on view […]

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum invites you to join our next program The Village Centers of Reston: The History of Creating Community

Reston Historic Trust & Museum board member Lisa Sechrest-Ehrhardt will present on the history of Reston’s village centers in our next virtual program on May 12, at 7pm. Reston began in the 1960s with Lake Anne and now Reston has five village centers. Learn how these places have brought the community together, their unique characteristics, […]

Reston Community Center Seeks Entertainers for the 2021 Reston Multicultural Festival

Opportunities also available for art and food vendors, civic organizations, and artists Reston Community Center is seeking performing arts groups of all ages and cultures for the 21st Annual Reston Multicultural Festival. The festival will be held Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Reston’s historic Lake Anne Plaza. Applications will be accepted through June 18, 2021. Interested […]