<lst>Send announcements to the Reston Connection, by mail to 7913 Westpark Drive, McLean, VA 22102, by e-mail to or by fax to 703-917-0991. Deadline is Thursday 5 p.m. for the following week's paper. Photos/artwork encouraged. Call Meghan Williams at 703-917-6407 with questions. This free listing is reserved for activities and events that are open to the public at no or minimal cost.

Sunrise Valley Elementary School, 10824 Cross School Road, 5th and sixth grade Winter Concert, Dec. 8, 7 p.m. Call the school at 703-715-3800.

Hunters Woods Elementary School PTA Book Fair, Dec. 12-16. Each classroom is scheduled to visit the book fair twice during the week, once to preview the books and once to purchase.

Parents are welcome to preview/purchase anytime during the open hours: Dec. 12, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Dec. 13-15, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.; and Dec. 16, 8:30 a.m.-noon. The Book Fair will also be open Dec. 13 and 15. 6-9 p.m., during Imagination Celebration. Contact the Hunters Woods PTA at Hunters Woods Elementary is located at 2401 Colts Neck Road.

Aldrin Elementary School, 11375 Center Harbor Road, announces the Winter Concert featuring chorus and recorder, Dec. 20. Call the school at 703-904-3800 or visit the PTA Web site at

The Terraset Elementary PTA is looking for volunteers to help with the Family Dinner/Dance, Jan. 21. Contact Dianne Rose at 703-715-8363 or or Carolyn Low at 703-476-5312 or

South Lakes High School All Night Grad Party 2006 is having a Poinsettia Plant Sale to raise money for this year’s Seniors. Gift cards to the Merrifield Garden Center are also available. The gift cards are on sale all year. Call the school at 703-715-4500.