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Eggcellent Spring & Easter Celebrations

Don’t put your eggs all in one basket when it comes to Easter celebrations. Numerous places around the area are hosting egg hunts, Easter bunny visits, and more spring fun. Even if you’re not big on the holiday, there are … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 6-10

Monday – Head out to Dulles for Air & Space exploration beyond the District. The Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center showcases flight artifacts they can’t fit into the museum on the Mall. See all kinds of air and space crafts, … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: October 26-27

Halloween celebrations may rule this round-up, but there are plenty of non-spooky ways to scare up a good time with the kids. Between these recs and ideas on the Everyday Play page, there’s more than plenty of options to keep … Continue reading

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Play on at Wheaton Regional Park

Now that both of my kids are in school full-time and extracurricular activities between the two of them fill up many weekday afternoons, our explorations around DC happen mostly on weekends — and days off from school, which have been … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: October 21-25

Monday – Take the money tour at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. It’s a perfect outing for DCPS kids off from school, since tours are only offered on weekdays. For the younger set, head to the library for story … Continue reading

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