Category Archives: Charity

Get Down and Dirty at Merrell’s Obstacle Course & Mud Run this Summer

Who’s up for a good physical challenge? Given the amount of interest in a recent post about a family obstacle course challenge held in the area, I’d say a whole bunch of you — and your kids — are ready … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: February 9-10

There’s a lot to celebrate this weekend — Black History Month, Valentine’s Day, the Chinese New Year — and even more ways to celebrate them. Learn about African Americans in aviation, make your own Valentines, ring in the Year of … Continue reading

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Dine Out for Healthy DC Schools

Next week is Growing Healthy Schools Week, a celebration of school gardens and farm to school programs throughout DC.  To help kick it off  and get the community involved, the EatWell DC Restaurant Group is running a restaurant fundraiser for … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: October 6-8

  Happy Weekend! Taste of DC Where: Pennsylvania Ave, between the White House & Capitol When: Saturday, Sunday, & Monday Admission: $10, free for ages 12 and under The annual festival celebrating food, wine, and culture in the city will … Continue reading

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DC’s Cardboard Play Day: Fun & Creativity Inspired by Caine’s Arcade

  There’s a good chance you know about Caine’s Arcade. The video portraying the story of a nine-year-old East L.A. boy who created an elaborate arcade using cardboard — and his imagination — went massively viral last spring. It not … Continue reading

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