Category Archives: DC

The Weekend Round-Up: January 29-31

It’s been a long week for many with schools closed Monday through Friday in some districts, so weekend F-U-N will be especially welcome. And with temps warming up — in the 60′s by Monday!? — and a bunch of great … Continue reading

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What’s Open Today – Quick Update!

Is cabin fever setting in? Are ready to do something that doesn’t involve snow? Here’s a quick update on some places open today, Tuesday, January 26, where you can get out for some indoor fun with the kiddos. Smithsonian Museums: … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 25-29

[Note: Regular hours should resume at most places by Tuesday, January 26, but in these post-storm situations, I always recommend calling ahead to confirm. Also, I'm still accepting submissions for the KFDC Blizzard of 2016 Photo Contest -- enter your … Continue reading

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The Weekend: January 22-24

There’s this matter of a blizzard they’re calling Jonas hitting DC, so just about everything that was scheduled for this weekend has been cancelled or postponed. (DCist has some details.) So, instead of the usual recommendations for adventures around the … Continue reading

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Free “Books From Birth” for DC Children

Thanks to a proposal last year from Ward 6 Councilman Charles Allen, the DC Public Library is launching Books from Birth to help foster early childhood literacy. All children enrolled in the program will receive a new book by mail … Continue reading

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