Category Archives: Weekdays

Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 25-29

[Note: Regular hours should resume at most places by Tuesday, January 26, but in these post-storm situations, I always recommend calling ahead to confirm. Also, I'm still accepting submissions for the KFDC Blizzard of 2016 Photo Contest -- enter your … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 19-22

Tuesday – Feel like you’re outdoors in the comfort of pleasant temps at the U.S. Botanic Garden. Walk amid tropical rainforest, desert, and woodland flora (without requiring a hat and gloves) and stop in the “Plants in Culture” exhibit, where … Continue reading

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Where to Celebrate MLK Day 2016

Special events and activities to honor and celebrate MLK will be happening throughout the coming weekend. If you’re looking for ways to observe the holiday with the kids, here are some ideas. Day of Service Where: Various locations When: Monday … Continue reading

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Play & Learn Through American History at Wegmans Wonderplace

Parents with little ones, take note: The new Wegmans Wonderplace at the National Museum of American History should be among your go-to places to take your babe to play. Designed especially for children 0-6 years old, the activity center in … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 11-15

Monday – Join National Park Service Rangers at the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site for the weekly Reading Ranger series. Geared toward children under 5 and their caregivers, the sessions include a fun and educational story time … Continue reading

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