Category Archives: Preteens

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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Pinstripes in Georgetown is Right up Your Alley

Even though school wasn’t cancelled for the snow today (DCPS, anyway), it made me recall last winter, when there seemed to be an exorbitant amount of days off, between holidays, snow days, and other random administrative reasons. It’s a good … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Enter to Win a Family Fun Pack of Tickets to ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

A few weeks ago, I received a last minute invitation to join a friend and her in-laws to see “Fiddler on the Roof” at Arena Stage when her husband couldn’t make it. While I’d seen the film, and have known … Continue reading

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