Friday Morning Rundown

Hunters Woods Students in "Wizard of Oz"/Credit: HWES

Follow The Yellow Brick Road — Hunters Woods Elementary School is gearing up for its production of The Wizard of Oz. Performances are March 19 and 20. Tickets are $5 at the door. [Hunters Woods PTA]

SLHS Track Kudos — South Lakes Junior Golden Kumi-Darfour finished fifth in the 500 meters and anchored the second-place girls 4×400 meter relay team for South Lakes High School at the VHSL 6A Indoor Track and Field Championship last week in Hampton, Va. SLHS finished 17th out of the 29 teams in the girls division while the boys were 18th out of 34 teams. Kumi-Darfour ran a season-best time of 1:17.43 in the 500. She teamed with senior Claire Nieusma and sophomores Devyn Jones and Nikayla Hoyte for a 4:04.07 in the 4×400 relay.

RCC Closed Tuesday Morning –Reston Community Center Hunters Woods will be closed on Tuesday, March 17 from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. to accommodate Dominion Virginia Power scheduled equipment upgrades The building will be locked and all programs during that time have been canceled. The Terry L. Smith Aquatics Center will be open for Early Bird Swimming from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.  [RCC]

FCPD Class Shows Diversity — The Fairfax County Police Department graduated 60 new officers from its police academy last month, and the class reflects the diversity of the county. [FCPD]

Photo: Hunters Woods ES students in “Wizard of Oz”/Credit: HWES

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