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Thursday, August 16, 2018

Portrait Party for Young Learners

The National Museum of Women in the Arts Young Learner Tour, Aug. 19, noon to 1 p.m., exclusively for children ages 3 to 6,...

Tinker Bell at Glen Echo

Everyone knows the story of Peter Pan. What about the story from Tinker Bell’s experience? A new twinkling light shines on Wendy, the Lost...

Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture at Ft. Myer

The US Army Band, “Pershing’s Own,” presents this fun, family-friendly concert Aug. 18, 8 p.m. The evening’s music will culminate with Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture...

For Young Robotics Students, STEM Becomes Hands On

When a member of Payne Elementary School’s Robotics Club couldn’t attend the World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky, 5th grader Makaya Cox was asked to...

Environmental Initiatives

Seaton Elementary School (1503 10 St. NW) Principal Suzanne Peters says adding an environmental education plan for fourth graders was an important contribution —...

Meet Six New Ward 6 Principals

In the upcoming 2018-2019 academic year, Ward 6 will welcome twice as many new principals to its schools as it did the year previous....

Newseum’s Summer Fun Deal

Through Labor Day, the Newseum waives admission for youth visitors age 18 and younger. Up to four kids visit for free with each paid...

Family Mindfulness

Beat the heat with the little ones during the Sackler's summer meditation series. Take a moment to pause and listen to a vast halo...

Nursing and Nurturing

Platypus Media, Capitol Hill’s award-winning publisher of books for children and their families, has added two new titles to their line. Part of their...

Mad Science Summer Camps

Camps are available on weekdays all summer from June 18 to Aug. 17 (except July 4), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mad Science summer...