Tuesday Morning Rundown

Aerial photo of Reston (Photo by Alejo Pesce, courtesy of Modern Reston)Aerial Photos of Reston — Local photographer Alejo Pesce snaps startling photos of the area using remote-controlled drones. ModernReston.com rounded up his landscape shots plus images of the violins and other objects to which he attaches cameras. [Modern Reston]

Teach Your Kids About Fire Safety — All Fairfax County Fire and Rescue stations will hold fire prevention demonstrations this Saturday. Firefighters will discuss and run activities about fires, smoke detectors and CPR from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. [Fairfax County]

New to Reston? — The Reston Association will hold a Newcomers’ Night on Thursday from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the RA office. New residents can find out how to get involved in Reston and what programs and services are available. [Reston Association]

Give Acting a Try — The Reston Community Players are seeking actors for their production of the musical “Sunset Boulevard.” Auditions will be held Nov. 10, 12 and 16. “Please prepare 32 bars of a song, preferably in the style of the show.” [Reston Community Players]

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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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