Community Notes

Send announcements to the Reston Connection, by mail to 7913 Westpark Drive, McLean, VA 22102, by e-mail to reston@connectionnewspapers.com or by fax to 703-917-0991. Call 703-917-6449 with questions.

Nominations are being accepted for the 2007 Best of Reston Awards. The annual Best of Reston Awards honor businesses, organizations, and individuals who have put forth tremendous effort in their commitment to community service and improving the lives of others. Eligible Best of Reston nominees may be businesses, organizations, or individuals that make extraordinary contributions of their time and/or resources to improve the quality of life in the Reston-Herndon area and the surrounding communities.

Nominations must be received by 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30 and forms can be picked up in Reston from the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce at 1763 Fountain Drive or from Reston Interfaith’s office at 11150 Sunset Hills Road, Suite 210.

Forms can also be downloaded from www.restoninterfaith.org or www.restonchamber.org. To obtain a form by mail, call Meredith Young at 571-323-9566.

The Vienna Woman’s Club seeks craft vendors for its 46th Annual Harvest Bazaar and Fall Festival on Saturday, Nov. 11. The event features local crafters, bake sale, and children’s activity. Proceeds to benefit a scholarship fund. For information or application, contact Jan Smith at 703-319-0860 or jansmith@erols.com.