Reston Museum is launching new summer programming for kids! Every Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm, visit the Reston Museum to participate in fun and creative activities inspired by Reston’s history. Program is free and everyone will receive an Explore Reston packet.
“Our goal for this series is to offer programs that create fun ways to connect to Reston’s founding principles of access to recreational amenities, nature, beauty, housing and celebrating Reston’s diverse community.” says , Executive Director of Alexandra Campbell the Reston Museum. Program is best for kids under ten. Activities will include scavenger hunt, decorating a Robert E. Simon paper doll, creating a toy boat and more.
Funding for this program has been provided to Reston Museum from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act of 2021. NEH is committed to Sustaining the Humanities through the American Rescue Plan (SHARP).
About Reston Museum
Reston Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving Reston’s past, informing the present, and influencing the future of Reston. Reston Museum preserves a collection of archival material and artifacts related to the history of Reston, many of which are exhibited at the Reston Museum. Located at Lake Anne Plaza, Reston Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday free of charge. Reston Museum also conducts educational and public programming, exhibitions, and public events including the Lake Anne Cardboard Boat Regatta, the Reston Home Tour, and Founder’s Day.
For more information, please visit www.restonmuseum.org