Thursday Morning Rundown

Reston trails after snow/Credit: Laura Noll

Reuse, Recycle — Fairfax County’s hazardous waste program manager has brought innovative ways to reuse and recycle household materials. [Washington Post]

Nature Matinee — Here’s a great snow day activity Thursday or Friday. Walker Nature Education Center is hosting a free matinee of Disneynature’s Wings of Life at 3 p.m. both days. Free cocoa, but please bring your own snacks. [Facebook]

Rescheduled Camp Expo This Weekend — Reston Camp Expo, postponed by snow last week, will take place Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Reston Communuty Center Hunters Woods. Come and learn about dozens of summer camp opportunities. Admission is free.

Reminder: Reston Network Analysis Meeting Monday — The Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) and Hunter Mill District Supervisor Cathy Hudgins will be hosting a community meeting on the Reston Network Analysis study at Lake Anne Elementary School, 11510 North Shore Dr., on Monday at 7 p.m. Residents will be able to learn more about the study, which seeks to evaluate the conceptual grids of streets and road elements in the areas surrounding the Reston Metrorail Stations.

Poll Help Needed March 1 — There is still a critical shortage of election day poll workers for Reston/Herndon. [Fairfax County]

Photo: Reston trails after snow/Credit: Laura Noll

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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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