Join us at Crowne Plaza Herndon for a special Artful Mother’s Day Tea to Benefit Arts Herndon’s Scholarships and Programming. Caroline Weinroth, winner of Ms. Mountain Laurel, will be present to speak about the importance of music and arts education in our local schools. Teas and delicious tastings by the wonderful Chef Vincent Jenkins from Houlihan’s restaurant and bar will be available, as well as silent suction baskets from local businesses and live music! Come join us for a truly artful Mothers Day celebration!
The artists of Reston Art Gallery & Studios are delighted to present their first Poets & Painters collaboration with the Poetry Society of Virginia, “Springtime in Winter: An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music” on exhibit from February 22 through February 26. A special reception on Wednesday, February 22 from 7-9 p.m. will feature readings and music created to complement the works of eight fine artists. Vice versa, the artists’ paintings are inspired by the words of the poets, all following the theme of “Springtime in Winter.” Everyone is welcome to attend the reception and indulge the senses of sight and sound combined with the emotional experience of poetry with “An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music.”