COMMUNITY

NEW EVENT! Friends of Reston Fall 5K

Sunday, October 17 Runners, walkers, and strollers of all ages can get set and go for the fun at the inaugural Friends of Reston Fall 5K, Sunday, October 17. Starting at 8:00 a.m. at Brown’s Chapel Park, 1686 Brown’s Chapel Road, the route of this new event winds through paved trails in north Reston and […]

Hero Dogs

Service dogs for our veterans and first responders with disabilities. The Washington DC region is home to thousands of returning veterans with special needs, and only a few options for service dogs through national-level service programs. That’s why Hero Dogs was founded—to provide local resources for our local heroes. Hero Dogs is dedicated to the […]

2021 Preference Poll Offers Candidates to Fill Three Vacancies

The Reston Community Center (RCC) Board of Governors announces three candidates for its 2021 Preference Poll. This year’s candidates are all incumbents: William G. Bouie, Lisa Sechrest-Ehrhardt and Richard Stillson. The candidates’ statements are included here exactly as submitted and are presented in alphabetical order; voters are urged to review all statements before making selections. […]

Friends of Reston’s Camp Scholarship Campaign is Underway

Annual fundraising by Friends of Reston helps send children to Reston Camps Friends of Reston’s annual fundraising campaign is underway with a goal of $15,000 to send economically disadvantaged children to Reston Association camps this summer. Everyone who can make a financial contribution to the campaign can donate online or by check to the Friends […]

Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce Anounces Fairfax County Valor Awards 2021 Winners

Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce (GRCC) is proud to be the new official host of the 43rd Annual Fairfax County Valor Awards. This prestigious event celebrates and recognizes Fairfax County’s first responders in recognition of actions above and beyond the call of duty. The 2021 honorees will be recognized in two ways – through the […]

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 […]

Reston Community Center Thanksgiving Food Drive Expands with “Stuff the RA Camp Van” Events

Reston Community Center is teaming up with community partners Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, Reston Association and Cornerstones to help local families during November. People who can give non-perishable food, gift cards, toiletries or other items are encouraged to participate in the “Stuff the RA Camp Van” events on upcoming weekends and the Annual Thanksgiving […]

Reston Community Center Earns National Accreditation in Parks and Recreation

Mark of distinction recognizes commitment to highest level of service to the community Reston Community Center joins the ranks of elite park and recreation agencies across the country by earning accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA) and the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA). This distinguished accomplishment was awarded […]