Category Archives: DC

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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Shop a Spanish Book Fair & Learn about Programs at Waterfront Academy

How about adding a little culture to your children’s array of holiday gifts? Waterfront Academy, the dual immersion (Spanish and English) Montessori school in southwest DC, is having a Children’s Spanish Book Fair next Monday and Tuesday, December 8-9 from … Continue reading

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