The news site of South Lakes High School.

South Lakes Sentinel

Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

Birk Slothouber, staff writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Founder’s Day, Reston’s annual celebration of commemorating its founding, will be held at Lake Anne Plaza on Saturday April 8th, at 12 PM.  

   Founder’s Day will feature a 50-foot Ferris wheel sponsored by Reston Association and proceeds will benefit RHT and Friends of Reston. Musical entertainment will be provided by the Langston Hughes Middle School Jazz Ensemble, Lake Anne Drumming Ensemble, Lake Anne Choral Ensemble, the Reston Chorale, the Reston Encore Chorale, and South Lakes’ own Catchin’ Toads.

    At noon elected officials including Janet Howell, Ken Plum, Sharon Bulova, Cathy Hudgins, Pat Hynes, Ellen Graves, and Beverly Graham will speak, and commemorative bricks will be dedicated in Lake Anne Plaza.

    There will be a public art walk around Lake Anne sponsored by Public Art Reston, and screenings of the films Another Way of Living: The Story of Reston, VA and Fun, Beauty,Fantasy: Reston’s Public Art. Local authors will be signing books in the afternoon.

Print Friendly

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    The rise of online shopping

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    Woman survives for six days without lungs

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    Why Donald Trump?

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    Brain Over Body

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    High School Brawl Leads To Death

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    Another legend gone

  • News

    Controversy on Delegate System

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    Overpopulation in FCPS

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    Got Green Days?

  • Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary

    News

    FCPS budget crisis: What we don’t want to budge on

The news site of South Lakes High School.
Reston to hold Annual Founder’s Day Celebrating Reston’s 53rd Anniversary