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The Weekend Round-Up: September 12-14

This round-up of weekend happenings comes with a warning: There are so many options for fun activities with the kids, it’ll make your head spin. And that’s just referring to the list below. Dare I suggest checking out the outdoor … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: September 5-7

Eke out that last bit of summer fun while a few of the season’s activities — and weather — are lingering. Or set your sights ahead for an early taste of fall. Of course, there’s also plenty to keep everyone … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: September 2-5

Tuesday – Beat the heat on what’s probably going to be one of the hottest days this summer at the National Building Museum. The Book of the Month program invites children to a special storytime in the Building Zone. During … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 29 – September 1

If the start of school didn’t mark the unofficial end of summer, then Labor Day weekend will take the cake. Many of the season’s quintessential activities come to a close after this, but that doesn’t mean the fun ends, too. … Continue reading

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The 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival

This one snuck up on me, as it usually happens in late September and most years has taken place on the National Mall. But no matter where or when the annual Library of Congress National Book Festival occurs, it’s an … Continue reading

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