Category Archives: DC

Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 13-17

Monday – Go see the cherry blossoms! The sight of DC’s iconic trees in bloom truly is breathtaking. Head to the Tidal Basin and National Mall for quintessential views of them (and pop into the museums while you’re there). Before … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: April 11-12

Spring break for DC students is starting on a peak note! The cherry trees are blooming, sunshine will be abundant, and there are some fantastic events going on to savor it all. Find details below and even more ideas in … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 6-10

Monday – It’s going to be a gorgeous spring day! Get out and enjoy it. Tuesday – Get to the root of things at the U.S. Botanic Garden. The new “Exposed” exhibit showcases the importance of roots through visually stunning … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: April 4-5

It’s a holiday weekend, but there’s plenty to do beyond egg hunts and bunny hopping. Root for the home team, celebrate cherry blossom season, enjoy some live entertainment, check out a museum exhibit, or find some great local places to … Continue reading

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Update: Acton DC Will Offer Fourth Grade in the 2015-2016 School Year

In response to demand from families, the first class of Acton DC, a new elementary school opening near the National Cathedral this fall, will now be made up of first, second, third, AND fourth graders. I first posted about Acton … Continue reading

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