Wednesday Morning Rundown

Reston Town Center

Irish Music Tonight — Lunasa with Tim O’Brien returns to Reston Community Center’s CenterStage at 8 p.m. for a “transatlantic journey exploring the common roots, interplay and mutual influences at the heart of American and Irish music.” Tickets: $25 for Reston residents. [Reston Community Center]

Volunteers Needed — The Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival returns to Reston May 20-22 and is looking for volunteers. [Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival]

Kudos, Herndon Sharpshooter — Allison Maxwell, a senior at Herndon High, made Herndon Navy JROTC history by finishing seventh among Navy competitors and 10th among all of the services (Navy, Marines, Army, and Air Force) in the Navy JROTC Service Championship Feb. 18-20. Maxwell earned a personal best 554 points and is now ranked 22nd among all Navy JROTC marksmen in the nation.

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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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