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History Meets Style at an American Girl Fashion Show (+ Giveaway!)

Girls and their families, friends, and favorite dolls are invited to celebrate the experience of being a girl as the Junior League of Northern Virginia (JNLV) hosts its 3rd annual American Girl Fashion Show. Themed ‚ÄúStyles of Today and Yesterday,” … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: April 16-17

Seasonal celebrations, educational festivals, live entertainment, outdoor adventures, and much more… these fabulous spring days will be bursting with fun — and this round-up has details on all of it. Happy Weekend! USA Science & Engineering Expo Where: Walter E. … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 11-15

Monday – Get a nature fix indoors at Watkins Nature Center. There, you can see and learn about birds, reptiles, and other creatures that inhabit the surrounding area. If weather permits, head over to the Wizard of Oz-themed playground to … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: April 9-10

Don’t let a little spring snow thwart your family fun. There’s plenty happening over the next few days to ensure a good time no matter what the weather. Happy Weekend! Cherry Blossom Celebration Where: American Art Museum When: Saturday, 11:30am … Continue reading

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Gymboree DC is Offering School Skills Classes this Spring!

Want to get your child school-ready in an engaging and playful environment? Gymboree DC is beginning its spring session of School Skills classes for children ages 2.5 – 4.5! The weekly 1.5-hour drop-off classes are designed to help preschoolers build … Continue reading

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