Natural Habitats by Sandra C Dovberg

Carol Nahorniak Art & Culture

Featured exhibit at Reston Art Gallery and Studios, May 5 – 30 Sandra C Dovberg presents her newest paintings with a primary focus on the beauty of nature in scenes of local flora and fauna in their own environments in the show “Natural Habitats” on display at Reston Art Gallery and Studios (RAGS) from May 5 through May 30. The …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – May 12

Fairfax County Economic Development Authority Talk of Tysons

Victor Hoskins honored by U.S. Small Business Administration Victor Hoskins, president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA), was honored by the U.S. Small Business Administration (U.S. SBA) Washington Metropolitan Area District Office as the recipient of its 2022 Director’s Partnership Award. Hoskins was presented with the award in a virtual ceremony on May 4 during the U.S. SBA’s annual National Small …

Trisha Brown Dance Company to Perform at the 2022 Tephra ICA Festival

Sofia Blom Art & Culture

 Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art (Tephra ICA) and Reston Community Center (RCC) announce the critically-acclaimed Trisha Brown Dance Company (TBDC) as the headlining performers at the Tephra ICA Festival, formerly the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival. TBDC will present a series of performances on May 21 and 22, 2022 in Reston Town Square Park.  TBDC is a contemporary dance company …

Team Vienna Finishes First in the Mayors’ Fitness Challenge

Town of Vienna Around Town, Talk of Tysons

The results are in, and Team Vienna is the victor in the second annual Mayors’ Fitness Challenge! The friendly competition between the Town of Vienna and Falls Church and Fairfax cities encourages residents to get moving and log their minutes of exercise in the name of community spirit and team pride. Vienna’s 132 participants, ranging in age from 4 to …

TAV Mediterranean Bistro: McLean Meets the Mediterranean

Allison Chase Sutherland Taste of Tysons

TAV (short for Taverna) Mediterranean Bistro is truly a hidden gem in McLean. The meticulously appointed and ultra-comfortable interior, with its daring assortment of colorful and patterned throw pillows and interesting array of art and fine photography, sets the scene with a cool vibe for happy hour or date night with a mix of Brazilian jazz and chill music providing the …

The Sounds of Summer 2022

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

Outdoor Concert Series are Back! As the weather gets warmer the area’s summer concerts series return. This season offers diverse choices with something for everyone—jazz, nostalgic and fun cover bands, family-friendly entertainment, country, and more. So grab your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the sounds of summer in your neighborhood! Monday Kids Summer Concert Series June 6 – August …

Reston Community Center. Enriching Loves. Building community.

Reston Community Center Adds Two to Senior Management Team

Reston Community Center Around Town

Reston Community Center is pleased to announce two appointments to fill key senior management positions. Lorna Campbell Clarke Lorna Campbell Clarke is RCC’s new Director of Communications, effective April 26. She comes to RCC from Volunteer Fairfax, where she had served as director of communications since early 2019. With a long career leading communications for nonprofit and business organizations such as the American …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – May 5

Fairfax County Economic Development Authority Talk of Tysons

Amazon-ian housing investment Amazon is contributing $55 million to speed up the construction of more than 500 new affordable homes in Tysons at the Dominion Square West development, the Washington Business Journal reported. The e-commerce giant is contributing the funding to the Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing through its Housing Equity Fund for a pair of 20-story apartment buildings planned for Spring Hill …

1st Stage Extends the Run of Critically Acclaimed The Mamalogues

Arielle Seidman-Joria Art & Culture

1st Stage is delighted to announce that The Mamalogues will now run through May 15.  In this satirical comedy, three friends share the joys, challenges, and anxieties of being middle class single Black mothers in predominantly white suburbs. The story celebrates motherhood and community while exploring racial profiling on the playground and supporting your kid who is perpetually the Only …

Reston Community Center Welcomes Nai-Ni Chen Dance and The Ahn Trio to Mark May’s AAPI Month

Reston Community Center Art & Culture

May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and Reston Community Center is proud to celebrate by welcoming two notable Asian American performing arts groups for one night of inspiring dance and music. Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company and the Ahn Trio will perform A Quest for Freedom at RCC’s the CenterStage on Wednesday, May 18 at 8:00 p.m. as part of RCC’s …