Category Archives: Virginia

Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 12-16

Monday – Go for a swim! It doesn’t matter what the weather is like outside when there are plenty of indoor pools in the area that are open to the public. Wilson Aquatic Center in NW is popular, and Deanwood … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: January 10-11

Baby, it’s coooold outside! Luckily, options abound for fun in the warm indoors this weekend. Live entertainment, a free health & fitness expo, museum programs and exhibits, a special family symphony, local hoops, and Charm City adventures are among the … Continue reading

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The Weekend: January 2-4

This first weekend of 2015 is a lot like the last of 2014, still some holiday events going on and more than plenty to do around town, but not too many special one-time happenings. So, again, here are some go-to … Continue reading

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Explore the Woods and Wetlands at Huntley Meadows Park

I’m a big proponent for getting outdoors no matter the time of year, and when it’s a sunny, 60+ degree day during the winter, well, that’s a no-brainer. The recent spate of warmish weather around Christmas was a perfect case-in-point, … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 29 – January 2

Monday – Keep the holiday spirit going at a performance of Tiny Tim’s Christmas Carol, on stage at Adventure Theatre through January 1. Showtimes are 11am and 2pm. Tickets are $19. Tuesday – Make your mark at the National Archives … Continue reading

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