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9th Annual NOVA B2G Matchmaking Conference & Expo “The Next Normal: Meeting the Challenge from Disruption to Transition” Registration Now Open

The 9th Annual Northern Virginia B2G Matchmaking Conference & Expo will take place on May 6, 2021. This premier business-to-government event includes matchmaking, educational breakout sessions, a virtual Expo Hall, networking opportunities and innovative keynotes representing the Small Business Administration and Google Cloud – all in one place and all online, hosted by Greater Reston […]

Reston Community Center’s Green Reston Honors Earth Day with Family-Friendly Activities

Reston Community Center honors Earth Day with a new program, Green Reston. Green Reston will include free activities on the plaza at RCC Hunters Woods on Saturday, April 24, as well as a scavenger hunt that families can complete on their own from April 2 to 24. Although officially Earth Day is celebrated on Thursday, […]

St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans 2021

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Green beer, Irish folk music, and parades are the hallmarks of this popular cultural celebration. Here is a collection of some of the best ways to celebrate in our area. VIRTUALLucky Leprechaun 5k March 5 – 31, 2021Time and location of your choice Feeling lucky? You will when […]

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum Presents: FOUNDER’S DAY

Saturday April 10, 2021 Join the Reston Historic Trust & Museum for Founder’s Day April 10, 2021 by engaging in numerous virtual activities celebrating Reston’s founding. In 1965, Lake Anne Plaza held their grand opening with a “Salute to the Arts.” During the pandemic, we invite the community to enjoy a tribute to Reston’s founding […]

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum Launches Program and Exhibit Survey

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum wants to hear from the community! The museum has launched a survey to receive feedback on the community’s familiarity with the museum and our programs/exhibits, what Reston history topics are of interest and what format is preferable to learn about Reston history. This 21 question survey will be of […]

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum to host: Reston Teen Trivia Event

March 8, 2021, 2 p.m. Zoom  Join Reston Historic Trust & Museum on March 8th for a Teen Trivia event to find out what it was like living in Reston in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. South Lakes High School student, August Rivers, will give a presentation on Reston’s beginning, which will be followed by an […]

Reston Community Center’s Aquatics Center Renovation Earns Regional Public Works Award

Terry L. Smith Aquatics Center is named the American Public Works Association/Mid-Atlantic Region Project of the Year for Structures $5 – $25 million Reston Community Center is proud to announce the recent renovation of the Terry L. Smith Aquatics Center has earned top honors for the Fairfax County Department of Public Works and Environmental Services (DPWES) in […]

36th Annual Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration

Both in-person and online events planned for 2021 Reston Community Center will mark the 36thAnnual Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration with a mix of online and in-person events to honor the Civil Rights leader and ask the community “Are We Keeping the Promise?” “We have planned meaningful events that will ask important […]