Category Archives: Maryland

Beach Fun & Fossil Hunting at Flag Ponds Nature Park

We had an incredibly busy spring. Between multiple sports, ballet, the school play, and other random commitments, it seemed like someone always needed to be somewhere — practices, games, lessons, rehearsals — and our “chill” time was rather limited. So, … Continue reading


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Stay Entertained All Summer Long

Summer brings a whole new lineup of shows to local stages. And the timing couldn’t be better — it’s a perfect way to keep cool during long, hot days and, at some venues, enjoy the outdoors on nice ones. Here’s … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 19-21

Crank up the Alice Cooper, because schooool’s out for summer! And just in time for the season’s official start. Add Father’s Day into the mix, and you’ve got some great reasons to celebrate. This round-up of area events and activities … Continue reading


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Where to Play on the Weekdays: June 15-19

Monday – Exercise your right to free speech! To commemorate the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, the Newseum is giving folks the opportunity to literally get on their soapbox and say what’s on their minds. This will take place … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 12-14

From chill to thrills, this weekend has it all. Keep it mellow with some evening fishing, disc golfing, museum hopping, yoga, and easy seasonal pursuits. Go big at the Capital Pride extravaganza, Jazz Fest, Star Wars themed baseball, a faerie … Continue reading

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