Meet the Authors of Desegregation in Northern Virginia Libraries

Reston Museum Around Town, Art & Culture

Reston Museum invites you to their upcoming program on the desegregation of northern Virginia libraries on February 21, 2024 7 p.m. at Reston Community Center Lake Anne. Join Fairfax County librarians Chris Barbuschak and Suzanne LaPierre as they investigate the overlooked and little-known history of segregated library services in Northern Virginia. Many libraries were inaccessible to Black residents and continued …

Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend January 26 – January 28

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are our picks for the best events happening in the area! Nunsense A-men! Friday, January 26 – Sunday, January 28 NextStop Theatre Company269 Sunset Park DriveHerndon, Virginia 20170 Performances through February 11 When a cooking catastrophe kills off most of the Little Sisters of Hoboken convent, the five remaining sisters put …

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at The Alden in McLean with Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company on Feb. 4

McLean Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

The Alden at the McLean Community Center (MCC) is celebrating Lunar New Year with a performance by the renowned Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company. The celebration on Sunday, Feb. 4, begins with the free Year of the Dragon Festival for families, from noon to 4 p.m. The company’s dance performance will be held at 4 p.m. in The Alden. Tickets are $30, general …

Lake Anne Washington Plaza Merchants Association Partners with Kiwanis on Polar Dip at Lake Anne Plaza in Reston

Lake Anne Washington Plaza Merchants Association (LAWPA) Around Town

The Kiwanis Club of Tysons is thrilled to be hosting a polar dip in February to raise money for Reston-area organizations. This event is in partnership with the Lake Anne Washington Plaza Merchants Association (LAWPA). The event, formerly the Virginia Polar Dip, has raised over $1 million over the past 18 years. This year, the goal of the Kiwanis Polar …

Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend January 19 – January 21

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are our picks for the best events happening in the area! Starting this Weekend!Falls Church Restaurant Week January 19 – January 28 The City of Falls Church Restaurant Week event will be January 19-28, 2024 and is designed to celebrate the City’s diverse and vibrant food culture such as Afghan, American, …

Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend January 12 – January 14

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are our picks for the best events happening in the area! Because Love Friday, January 12Doors open 6:30pm Capital One Hall7750 Capital One Tower RoadTysons, VA 22102 You are cordially invited to Because Love, a choral concert presented by Novasian Chorus on Friday, January 12, 2024, at Capital One Hall. In …

McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for January 2024

McLean Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in January 2024. Please check the center’s website, mcleancenter.org, for up-to-date information. Residents of the center’s tax district, Small District 1A-Dranesville, are eligible for discounts on fees. The center is located at 1234 Ingleside Ave. Presented by The Alden Foreign Language Film“Kon-Tiki” Thursday, Jan. 4, 1 p.m.Free admission Norway, Denmark, Germany, …

Time for a Checkup: Exploring the Health of Vienna’s Economy

Town of Vienna Around Town

Just as January ushers in a renewed focus on personal health and fitness for many people, it is also important to take the post-holiday-season temperature of the local economy. On Thursday, Jan. 18, 2024, the Town of Vienna’s Economic Development Department is hosting a unique opportunity for the community to learn about the current health of Vienna’s economy. The 2024 …

Reston Museum Invites the Community to Celebrate Reston’s Living Legacy at the 20th Annual Reston Founder’s Day

Reston Museum Around Town

Reston Museum will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Founder’s Day on April 6th, 2024. The event will be held at Lake Anne Plaza from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Founder’s Day began as a celebration of Reston’s Founder Robert E. Simon Jr.’s 90th birthday. The event has continued every year since, showcasing how Reston’s community continues to live the legacy …

2024 Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration

Reston Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

Reston Community Center’s founding principles are rooted in equality and respect, as are the principles and teachings of Dr. King. This January, for the 39th consecutive year, RCC marks the Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration with community events and reflections highlighting Dr. King’s enduring legacy. Headlining the 2024 community-wide celebration is Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II, the president of …