Friday Morning Rundown

Lake Anne Plaza

It’s Electric Sunday — Have old electronics lying around? Fairfax County residents can recycle televisions, computers and other devices — including keyboards, speakers, printers, external drives and other such materials — as well as unbroken fluorescent light bulbs and tubes at this event. Location: the I-66 Transfer Station, 4618 West Ox Road, Fairfax.  [Fairfax County 

Don’t Get Stranded at Dulles — A recent survey says Dulles International Airport is the worst for layovers. Lack of good food choices, Wi-fi accessibility and cleanliness were among the characteristics ranked by more than 44,000 travelers polled by MissTravel.com, a travel-dating website. [WTOP]

Last Days to Pay — The last day to pay Reston Association annual assessments is March 1. You may be charged a late fee if you pay after that date. [Reston Association]

Paving the Way for Transgender High School Athletes — The Virginia High School League this week approved the participation of transgender athletes in prep sports. The motion passed by 27-0 vote of the league’s executive committee. The VHSL oversees athletics at 313 public high schools in Virginia. [Richmond Times Dispatch]

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The Ravel Dance Studio will re-open for fall classes 2020. The school will offer in person and virtual online instruction. With over 5000 sq. ft. to social distance the school has added air ionization filtration systems, ballet barres, acrylic dividers, hands free bathrooms, strict monitoring and more.

The Ravel Dance Studio will produce a Nutcracker Ballet Hollywood style video through the Reston Community CenterStage. REGISTRATION online begins August 17.

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Chris Green is one of the DMV’s finest fitness instructors. A Lululemon and South Block ambassador, he is a coach and mentor to so many. He embodies grace, positivity and motivation in ways that no one else can. If we could all learn a thing or two from him, the world would be a much better place. He does so much for others, and does so with a smile on his face 99% of the time.

He recently ruptured his Achilles and has an incredibly long and tough journey ahead. As if COVID hadn’t impacted fitness professionals enough, throw this in the mix and it’s a double, even triple whammy. CG is no longer able to work and do what he loves for the time being because of this and we’d love your support.

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