Reston Area Weekend Events: Check Out What’s Happening

RESTON, VA — Hoping to go on a family outing? Hoping to spend a night out with friends? Below, we’ve included some of this week’s top events from throughout Reston. Check out what’s happening and what might interest you before you make plans.

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Here are all of this weekend’s events throughout Reston:


Featured Event: Job Fair

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Dulles Town Center
  • What: Dulles Town Center is hosting a Job Fair featuring a wide variety of our Retailers and Restaurants on Thursday, September 9th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. Meet in Center Court to learn about open positions for stores including: Books-A-MillionDick’s Sporting GoodsHollisterAT&TVi… Learn More
Featured Event: Job Fair (Therese Cook)

Featured Event: Urgent $2.8 Million Oakton Downsizing Online Auction

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Online Auction
  • What: Urgent $2.8 Million Oakton Downsizing Online Auction Register to Bid on an Incredible Combined Collection Featuring: Furniture, Home Decor, Fine Rugs, Outdoor Furniture, Collectibles, Objects D’ Art, and and additional items.Call 703.889.8949 for details & info. Bidding ends T… Learn More
Featured Event: Urgent $2.8 Million Oakton Downsizing Online Auction (Sorelle Realty)

JLNV Virtual Meet and Greet

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Virtual
  • What: You’re invited to join us for a Zoom call to learn more about membership in the Junior League of Northern Virginia. Our members will share their experiences and opportunities they’ve explored through the Junior League and and answer any questions you may have about becoming a mem… Learn More

Reston & Mid-Century Modern Living

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • What: All virtual program. This presentation showcases early Reston interiors, exploring how mid-century modern style and architecture influenced their look and use. Learn about Reston’s early designers, see how interiors were furnished, and how these spaces were used by Reston’s pi… Learn More

Reston & Mid-Century Modern Living

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Zoom
  • What: All virtual program. This presentation showcases early Reston interiors, exploring how mid-century modern style and architecture influenced their look and use. Learn about Reston’s early designers, see how interiors were furnished, and how these spaces were used by Reston’s pi… Learn More

Intro to Arduino Microcontrollers using TinkerCAD

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Online
  • What: This introductory class provides students with hands-on learning using a simulated, but realistic Arduino Microcontroller, Components, and testing equipment. What You’ll Learn: basic functions of the Arduino Microcontroller using TinkerCAD Circuits’ amazing electronics simul… Learn More

Blacksmithing 101

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: 1916 Isaac Newton Square W
  • What: This class covers the basics of blacksmithing with a simple, fun project. Makers learn essential skills like hammer control, tapering, bending and twisting as well as key safety items like how to avoid burning yourself, branding your friends, or hitting yourself with blunt obj… Learn More

Reston & Mid-century Modern Living – Reston Community Center

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Reston Community Center
  • What: Event listing from Reston Community Center: Thursday, September 9 at 7:00 PMDetails All virtual program. Registration with Reston Community Center required. This presentation showcases early Reston interiors, exploring how… More https://www.facebook.com/events/1167704483736377 Learn More

Featured Event: Blueprint of Marital Asset Division Webinar

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: 8045 Leesburg Pike
  • What: As Certified Divorce Financial Analysts®, we at Argent Bridge Advisors understand the challenges that arise when dividing assets between former spouses. It can be a challenging and overwhelming process. Let us be your helping hand! Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webin… Learn More

Buoyant Force Celebration – Reston Community Center

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Reston Community Center
  • What: Event listing from Reston Community Center: Friday, September 10 at 11:00 AMDetails Join us as we celebrate Buoyant Force, the 50-foot steel sculpture by artist Sue Wrbican inspired by the paintings of American Surrealist… More https://www.facebook.com/events/269025438097910 Learn More

Movie in the Park

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Hunter Woods Park
  • What: Are you looking for a fun outing to do as a family? Register and join us for a movie in the park. Bring your blanket/chair, a picnic dinner and enjoy a movie under the stars. Popcorn, candy and drinks will be available for purchase.  Featured movie: Raiders of the Lost Ark Con… Learn More

Featured Event: Puzzle Sale!!!

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Great Falls Library
  • What: Blowout jigsaw puzzle sale to benefit the Great Falls Library! Most puzzles are $1-$4, many unopened or like new. We will accept donations throughout the week and at the door. Weather permitting, the sale will be held outside. Contact us for details or directions.friendsoftheg… Learn More

Featured Event: FIRST BABY? Join us! (NOVA/DC areas)

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Zoom Call
  • What: If you’re pregnant for the first time or you’re a new mom, we hope to SEE YOU this Saturday for a FREE Mamistad Introductory Meeting. Come meet other new moms and find out how easy it is to be a part of your own Mama Tribe! We offer 2 types of groups: 1) LOCAL (IN-PERSON) M… Learn More
Featured Event: FIRST BABY? Join us! (NOVA/DC areas) (Cynthia Dolores)

Featured Event: “Funny Fiddle” – A night of music and comedy with comedian Chris Pendleton

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Old Ox Brewery
  • What: Join us Saturday, September 11th for a special comedy show at Old Ox Brewery featuring national touring comedian Chris Pendleton. Chris has appeared on FOX’s Comic Strip Live, SHOWTIME Comedy Club Network, A&E’s An Evening At The Improv and Comedy On The Road, Lifetime’s G… Learn More
Featured Event: “Funny Fiddle” – A night of music and comedy with comedian Chris Pendleton (funnylucas)

“In the Streets” Festival – Frederick

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 11:00 a.m.
  • What: SkyPoint FCU general tabling event. SkyPoint membership growth, brand awareness, community partnerships. Learn More

Mold Making and Plastic Casting 101

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: 1916 Isaac Newton Square W
  • What: Whether you want to create a prototype, mass-produce 3D models, make a one-off part for a project, or just create something decorative, you’ll need to learn how to design and develop your own molds and then cast those molds with plastic. These techniques can be used for jewelr… Learn More

9/11 Candlelight Remberance Vigil

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: St Timothy’s Episcopal Church
  • What: Please join us in Remembrance of those who lost their lives or their loved ones on September 11, 2001. This is an outdoor event. Please follow CDC distancing and mask guidelines. Learn More

Featured Event: Potomac River Jazz Club Celebrates 50th Years

  • When: Sunday, September 12th at 11:00 p.m.
  • Where: 9707 Rosensteel Ave
  • What:                           September 12, 2021 11:00am – 6:45pm                                        11:00am-6:45PM                 PROOF OF VACCINE: REQUESTED MASKS:REQUIRED Advance tickets by September 7th: using www.prjc.org using our PayPal link or you can send a check to… Learn More

Twilight Yoga on the Dock with New Trail at Lake Anne

  • When: Sunday, September 12th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: New Trail Cycling & Strength
  • What: Coach Kimberly from New Trail Cycling & Strength will lead everyone through a sunset flow down on the RA dock along Lake Anne Sunday 9/12 at 730pm. To purchase a class credit and book your spot go to : https://newtrailcycling.com/pr… Learn More

Featured Event: Silver and Brass Restoration Services: Mondays 10-4

  • When: Monday, September 13th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: 4101 Chain Bridge Rd, Suite 104, Fairfax, VA, 22030
  • What: Open Mondays (only) 10-4 (703)691-4190 Polishing Plating Repair Do you have an heirloom that is blackened with years of tarnish or in need of repair? The Silversmiths at Bel-Air House of Silver can restore your silver and brass heirlooms with expertise and love. They provide r… Learn More

Featured Event: Pescao – Latin American Seafood Pop-Up

  • When: Monday, September 13th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Blend 111
  • What: Blend 111 is hosting “Pescao” – a seafood tapas concept bursting with Latin American flavors. Reservations (for inside and outside) are available only online at the link below. Only Available on Monday.  Learn More
Featured Event: Pescao – Latin American Seafood Pop-Up (Michael Biddick)

CenterStage Cinema “Mr. Holmes” – Reston Community Center

  • When: Monday, September 13th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Reston Community Center
  • What: Event listing from Reston Community Center: Monday, September 13 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PMDetails RCC Hunters Woods – the CenterStage FREE • All Ages• Registration Required Be swept away to imagined and real worlds as you watch these… More https://www.facebook.com/events/6251… Learn More

Where are the Time Travelers?

  • When: Monday, September 13th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Virtual
  • What: Einstein’s theory of relativity suggests that time travel might be possible. We consider why this is true, and how one might build a time machine. We also consider the paradoxes involved with time travel and how they might be resolved. Presented by Dr. Robert Ehrlich, profes… Learn More

Fermenting your own Hot Sauce

  • When: Tuesday, September 14th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: 1916 Isaac Newton Square W
  • What: Fermenting hot sauces is easy and tasty. It’s a great way to use that bumper crop from your garden or that interesting tray of chilies you found at the farmers market. What You’ll Learn: Fermentation techniques, including mash, brine, and vacuum bagFlavors and styles from arou… Learn More

Check out more local events posted by your neighbors, or add your own, on the Reston Patch community calendar.

Editor’s note: This article was automatically generated based on event information mainly provided by community members. Patch has not independently verified most of this information, always check with organizers to confirm posted events are proceeding as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also reach out to [email protected] with any questions or other feedback about this article.

Barbara G. Arnold

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