RESTON, VA — Reston Community Center (RCC) and Reston Historic Trust and Museum will present a community screening of the documentary film Another Way of Living: The Story of Reston, VA on Thursday, November 19, at 8:00 p.m. at RCC Hunters Woods. The film will be simultaneously screened in the CenterStage and Community Room to accommodate as many people as possible. Tickets are free and will be limited to 4 per person; they will be available from the CenterStage Box Office beginning on Tuesday, October 27 at 4:00 p.m. Any tickets or seats not used at 7:45 p.m. on the evening of the screening will be released to people seeking tickets the evening of the event. The CenterStage is located at 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston, VA 20191.
RCC is pleased to host this special community history event from Reston Historic Trust and Museum and Storycatcher Productions. Director Rebekah Wingert-Jabi will introduce the film with brief comments on the process of editing and preparing it for submissions to festivals as the film has undergone significant change since its screening in April 2014. Following the screening, everyone is invited to enjoy light refreshments in the Community Room and share their impressions of the movie and the legacy of Reston’s founder, Robert E. Simon, Jr.
To obtain tickets, please visit the CenterStage Box Office during Box Office hours; or call the Box Office at 703-476-4500, and press “3”. For more information, please visit RCC’s (www.restoncommunitycenter.com) or RHT’s (www.restonmuseum.org) websites; or go to www.anotherwayoflivingfilm.com.
About the Reston Community Center
Each year RCC offers more than 2,000 positive, self-development experiences that enhance the quality of life for all people living and working in Reston. RCC provides a wide range of programs in arts, aquatics, enrichment, fitness and life-long learning. We also create and sustain community traditions through special events, outreach activities and facility rentals. To find the programs or events that are right for you, visit www.restoncommunitycenter.com or call 703-476-4500.
About the Reston Historic Trust and Museum
The Reston Historic Trust (RHT) and Museum is an established community organization that preserves the past, informs the present, and influences the future of Reston through its educational programs. Our goals are to engage the public in an exploration of community history, promote Reston as a destination point for tourism, collect, preserve, and interpret the artifacts and documents of Reston’s history. The Trust operates the Reston Museum & Shop which offers community exhibits, archives, walking tours, and public events including the annual Home Tour and the annual Founder’s Day.
Photo courtesy of Storycatcher Productions.