Tuesday Morning Rundown

"Before I Die" mural project at Lake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival/Credit: Eve Thompson

Free Parking Near Wiehle-Reston East A Hot Commodity — There are more than 300 free parking spots in the former Reston North Park and Ride across from the Wiehle-Reston East Silver Line station. But every weekday morning is a battle at dawn. [WTOP]

Seahawks Open With A Loss — South Lakes High School football lost 33-22 to Madison at home on Friday in its first game under new coach Trey Taylor. Herndon opens its season Friday at Mount Vernon. [South Lakes Athletics]

New Art Exhibit At Lake Anne — New works by Ronni Jolles will be featured in a September show, “Painting with Paper”, at Reston Art Gallery & Studios (RAGS), 11400 Washington Plaza, (Lake Anne).  All are welcome to attend the opening reception on Sunday, Sept. 7 from 2 to 4 p.m. There will be a “Meet the Artist” event on on Sunday, Sept. 28 from noon to 5  p.m. The exhibit will run from Sept. 4 to Oct. 2. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. on Sundays.

Photo: “Before I Die” mural at Lake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival/Credit: Eve Thompson

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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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