Friday Morning Rundown

Bike path near Lake Thoreau

Connolly Town Hall — Rep. Gerry Connolly will hold a telephone town hall on Monday, June 1 at 8 p.m. He will be calling, but you can sign up in advance if you want to be certain to get on the line. [Gerry Connolly]

Smart Savers — Students in FCPS’ Class of 2015 are the first to graduate with the Virginia-mandated financial literacy course. [Fairfax Times]

NextStop Takes on Henry VIII — Herndon’s NextStop Theatre opens “A Man For All Seasons,” this weekend. It’s the story of King Henry VIII’s battle with the Church of England in the 1600s. [Fairfax Times]

Herndon’s Plans for Downtown Progress — The Herndon Town Council voted this week to purchase additional land at Elden and Center Streets that will likely be redeveloped. [Washington Post]

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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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