COMMUNITY

Reston Community Center Announces New Deputy Director

BeBe Nguyen promoted from Director of Communications Reston Community Center is pleased to announce the hiring of BeBe Nguyen as its new deputy director effective January 3, 2022. She replaces former Deputy Director John Blevins, who left RCC for a position with Prince William County. Nguyen has served as RCC Director of Communications for more […]

A Sense of Belonging

It’s Tuesday afternoon and as the school day at Cunningham Park Elementary School draws to a close, kids are abuzz with excitement. A question on many minds: “Is today our day to visit Ms. Karen?”  Karen Covell, known for her white hair and jovial hospitality by dozens of neighborhood families, is Program Director for Belong!, […]

Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration

Reston Community Center will mark the 37th annual Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration by returning to many of the traditions that make the weekend a meaningful community experience. Heather McGhee, a renowned expert on the American economy and author of The New York Times bestseller The Sum of Us,will deliver this year’s Keynote Address at 11:00 […]

Reston Community Center Presents Gifts from the HeART Exhibit & Shopping Event

Proceeds from 23rd annual event to benefit Cornerstones Reston Community Center invites the public to the 23rd Annual Gifts from the HeART Exhibit and Holiday Gift Shopping Event. The event will take place on Saturday, December 4, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at RCC Lake Anne. People can enjoy the artists’ creations on display in the Jo Ann Rose Gallery through January 6, 2022; 3D Gallery exhibit […]

Reston Community Center Announces New Deputy Director

RCC was one of six awardees, a mix of individuals and organizations, “who have demonstrated extraordinary dedication to the improvement of our natural environment, raising awareness of key environmental issues in our area and inspiring others to take action,” according to the Fairfax County Office of Environmental and Energy Coordination. The awardees are chosen annually by […]

Reston Community Center Earns Two Honors At Virginia Recreation and Park and Society Annual Conference

Terry L. Smith Aquatics Center and longtime Board member Bill Bouie awarded for excellence Reston Community Center earned honors in two categories at the 2021 Virginia Recreation and Park and Society’s annual conference in Harrisonburg, VA, this week. Bill Bouie, an RCC Board of Governors member since 2003, earned the Distinguished Volunteer Service Award, and […]

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 […]