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Business, Feb. 11-17

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Giant Foods, 1450 North Point Village Center, Reston, is hosting a Valentine’s Day Date Night Event Friday, Feb. 13, 4-8 p.m. Activities include cooking demonstrations, bowling, wine and cheese tastings, games and prizes, raffle drawings, cookie decorating for children and product sampling.

The Dulles Women’s Business Network will host their monthly networking event Friday, Feb. 27, 12–1:30 p.m. at Mamma Lucia, 1428 North Point Village, Reston. All local businesswomen are invited. Bring at least 30 business cards and/or brochures to share with the other women in the room.

RSVP required; visit www.wahmfest.org/womensbusinessnet/ or contact Marybeth Henry at 703-766-0294 or mbbeauty@cox.net.

The Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce announced their plans to secure formal representation of the interests of businesses in the Loudoun-Dulles region before the Virginia General Assembly.

WashingtonFirst Bank in Reston has received preliminary approval for a $6.6 million capital investment by the U.S. Treasury as a participant in the Capital Purchase Program.

LifeStages Fitness of Reston, in partnership with Virginia Therapy and Fitness Center, announced a new program to help older adults lessen the risks of falling and potentially injuring themselves. The class begins with an in-depth assessment of an individual’s risk of falling, which ensures a targeted approach toward enhancing that person’s balance and mobility. A program of exercises is then designed for each participant to increase their strength and flexibility, improve the way they walk, help them to better control their center of gravity, and enhance proactive and reactive postural strategies. Visit www..balanceclasses.com.

Market Cellars has opened in Reston Town Center at 11873 Market St. Offering nearly 400 hand-selected wines, amenities include daily complimentary samplings of eight wines, on-demand chilling for white wines and champagnes, seating area and tasting lounge, gift baskets, gourmet foods and wine accessories. Market Cellars is open Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Call 703-437-9463 or visit www.marketcellars.com.