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The Library of Congress 2013 National Book Festival

Book lovers, mark your calendars! On September 21 & 22, readers of all ages are invited to join some of the country’s most celebrated authors on the National Mall for the 13th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival. More … Continue reading

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The 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival

Last week, when I posted a compilation of fall festivals taking place around the DC area, I purposely excluded a big one. That’s because the annual Library of Congress National Book Festival deserves a post all its own. The DC … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: May 25-28

  Memorial Day weekend.  A time to honor those who have served and sacrificed for our country, the unofficial start to summer, an annual getaway for us.  But if you’re sticking around town — or visiting DC for the holiday … Continue reading

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The 2011 National Book Festival

Whatever you are doing the weekend of September 24-25, be sure to carve out some time for one of the best annual events to take place in Washington, DC: The 2011 National Book Festival. Organized and sponsored by the Library … Continue reading

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The 2011 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The National Mall is going to be one happening spot for the next couple of weeks.  The 2011 Smithsonian Folklife Festival is about to begin, celebrating living cultural heritage and community traditions around the globe. (Couple that with the big … Continue reading

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