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Uncover 500 Years of Cryptography at the Folger Library

[This is a guest post contributed my friend, Robert Pohl, author of Wicked Capitol Hill and Urban Legends & Historic Lore of Washington D.C. as well as a columnist for The Hill is Home blog and Hill Rag.] If you … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: December 5-7

If you’re up for seasonal celebrations, you’ve got it made this weekend. There are oodles of holiday events and activities going on, from a huge holiday festival to a card making workshop to beloved stage productions. There’s plenty of fun … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Enter to Win Tickets to the Washington Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’!

In the spirit of the giving season, here’s yet another giveaway! This time you have a chance to win a Family 4-Pack of tickets to see Septime Weber’s ‘The Nutcracker’ at the historic Warner Theatre. We’ve seen the Washington Ballet’s … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Experience “Family Joy!” this Holiday Season

Celebrate the season with a special family tradition in the magnificent Washington National Cathedral! On Saturday, December 13, the Cathedral Choral Society presents “Family Joy!”, a 60-minute program that includes Christmas favorites and festive audience sing-alongs to tunes like “Joy … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 1-5

Monday – Take advantage of the mild weather and go play at Clemyjontri, the brilliantly colored, sprawling playground in McLean that accommodates kids of all abilities. Hours are 7am to dusk, and admission is free. In the evening, enjoy a … Continue reading

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