Category Archives: DC

The Weekend Round-Up: August 14-16

Looking for a unique pursuit with the kids? There are lots of special events and activities going, and this round-up has all the deets. And if you’re seeking an adventure that’s tried and true, you can find plenty of ideas … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 10-14

Monday – Discover a DC “secret” in Upper Northwest. Amid a small wooded area at Palisades Park is The Glass Forest, a stunning collection of sculptures made from natural and scrap materials — it’s truly a must-see! Be sure to … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 7-9

Looks like we have a beautiful weekend ahead of us, so along with this round-up of awesome ways to enjoy it, give this list of outdoor locales a browse, too. Happy Weekend! Fair Play Where: Howard & Arlington Counties When: … Continue reading

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DC Kids Sing for Statehood this Sunday!

Calling all DC kids! There’s going to be a sing-along this Sunday, August 9, at 10am. Only this isn’t your average session with a guitar-strumming musician leading a group of tots in popular children’s tunes. This sing-along is special, inspired … Continue reading

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Dear Evan Hansen at Arena Stage is Musical Theatre Perfection

It’s probably a good thing I didn’t know the specifics of Dear Evan Hansen before I took Owen to the see it with me last week. The world premiere musical playing at Arena Stage covers some pretty heavy subject matter … Continue reading

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