Category Archives: Gradeschoolers

Where to Play on the Weekdays: October 19-23

Monday – Head out to Dulles for Air & Space exploration beyond the District. The Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center showcases flight artifacts they can’t fit into the museum on the Mall. See all kinds of air and space crafts, … Continue reading

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See the ‘Spirit of America’ Come Alive at a Free Show for Students and Families

Over the next couple of weeks, the United States Army Military District of Washington invites the public to journey through American history with Spirit of America, a free, live-action show celebrating the spirit, strength, and history of our nation. Performances … Continue reading

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Adventure Theatre Presents OLIVER! at Round House Theatre

I always love an opportunity to bring my children to see stage productions of books they enjoy. It’s a chance to watch a story that was once just on pages and in their heads come to life, to see imagination … Continue reading

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The BFG Marks a Giant Leap in DC Children’s Theatre

Have you heard the big news? The BFG, the beloved Roald Dahl book, has been brought to life for the stage and will be at The National Theatre through July 25. Owen and I saw a performance this past weekend, … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Win a Summer Session at Camp Gan Israel!

Are you still making summer plans for your kids? Here’s a great option to consider — and you have a chance to win a week-long session there! Camp Gan Israel is a Jewish camp for kids ages 2-10 years old. … Continue reading


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