Category Archives: Animals

Stay Entertained Through Spring

Warmer weather, cherry blossoms, and extra daylight aren’t the only things to look forward to this spring. Along with the seasonal delights, there’s also a whole new crop of live entertainment coming to local venues. Here’s what you can see … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: March 10-14

Monday – Explore the grounds and play in the gardens, specifically the Children’s Gardens, at River Farm. The American Horticulture Society’s headquarters overlooking the Potomac River in Alexandria are as lovely as they are fun. Hours are 9am – 5pm. … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: February 18-21

Tuesday – The weather is going to take a turn for the warmer, so get out and enjoy it! My recommendation is for Old Maryland Farm at Watkins Regional Park, where you can visit llamas, ponies, cows, chickens, ducks, peacocks, … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: January 18-20

So, the above photo might not scream “DC with kids,” but I had to highlight the special honoree of our weekend who’s turning the big 8 (not too mention, he’s totally a DC kid). He’ll get to choose the fun … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 2-6

Monday – 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. Tuesday – Enjoy storytime at the National Building Museum’s Book of the … Continue reading

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