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The Weekend Round-Up: June 26-28

From big, exciting events to mellower pursuits, you’ve got your pick of ways to enjoy the weekend. And with a mixed forecast, the list of indoor activities and post about outdoor places are good ones to keep on hand, too. … Continue reading

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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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Where to Play on the Weekdays: June 22-26

Monday – Jump in to summer fun at a public pool, which are now open daily! Even better, they’re free (or a small fee if you’re not a resident of the District or county where it’s located). Check out the … Continue reading

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Celebrate Peru at the 2015 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, one of DC’s most anticipated annual events begins this week. And even though it’s scaled down a bit from previous years, it’s sure to deliver on the rich cultural experience we’ve come to expect and enjoy. … 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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