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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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Where to Play on the Weekdays: March 30 – April 3

Monday – See an amazing collection of model ships, peer into a real periscope, sit in the gun seats of old fighter planes, view naval artifacts hundreds of years old, and much more at the U.S. Navy Museum. Located on … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: March 28-29

Cherry Blossom Festival events, spring and Easter celebrations, museum programs, live entertainment, plus scores of mainstay attractions around the area will keep the whole crew satisfied over the next few days. Happy Weekend! Go Fly a Kite! Where: Washington Monument … Continue reading

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Go Monster Fish at the National Geographic Museum

The National Geographic Museum just debuted its newest exhibit, and true to what I consider their signature style when it comes to these showcases, it’s fascinating and educational and fun all at once. Monster Fish: In Search of the Last … Continue reading

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