Seventh Parks Term For Bouie — Reston’s Bill Bouie has been elected chairman of the Fairfax County Park Authority Board for his seventh straight term. Bouie represents the Hunter Mill District. Providence District rep Ken Quincy was elected to serve as vice chairman. At-large member Kala Leggett Quintana will serve as secretary and Sully rep Harold Strickland will be treasurer. [Fairfax County Park Authority]
New At Reston Art Gallery — Lake Anne’s Reston Art Gallery and Studios (RAGS) has a new exhibit, “Little Gems,” which runs from Feb. 2 to March 5. There will be an artists’ reception on Sunday, Feb.8 from at 2 p.m. The gallery is located at 11400 Washington Plaza West.
Preschool Open House — United Christian Parish Preschool is holding an open house Feb, 4, 5, and 6 from 9:30-11:00 am. Priority registration for the 2015-16 school year is due by noon on February 6; Community registration is due Feb. 10. [United Christian Parish]
Two RCC Staffers Earn Credentials — RCC staff members Karen Brutsché and Debbie Heron recently attained the status of Certified Park and Recreation Professionals (CPRP) as governed by the National Certification Board (NCB) and the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA).