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Saturday, April 21, 2018

National Christmas Tree Ticket Lottery

The lighting of the National Christmas Tree celebrates its 95th year. This year’s festivities take place on Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. Free tickets...

The Advantages of Single-Gender Schools

Single-gender education, the teaching of male or female students in separate classes or schools, was common in the United States until the twentieth century....

Season’s Greenings at the Botanic Garden

Season’s Greenings is open every day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Jan. 1, 2018. Remember that the best things in life are free....

Free Lifeguard Training

The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) offers free lifeguard training certification courses for Summer 2018. Courses run through June 2018. DPR has...

Jefferson Ultimate Plays Deal Tournament

Alice Deal Middle School hosted their annual Halloween themed Ultimate Frisbee tournament on Oct. 28. ‘Dealoween’ consisted of two Deal teams, Jefferson Academy, DC...

Race for Every Child 5k and Kids’ Dash

The Race for Every Child 5k raises funds to help kids grow up stronger. The race is on Oct. 21, at Freedom Plaza. Registration,...

Frager’s Fall Festival Happens Next Saturday

Frager’s Hardware (1323 E St. SE) will have a Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday October 14th. Come in your costumes,...

Capitol Hill Readers Stars of Award-Winning Podcast

Where can you find a cow expert on Capitol Hill? Just ask the readers at John Tyler Elementary School (1001 G St. SE). Or...

Attend the Man the Block Party October 3rd

On Tuesday October 3, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., attend the Man the Block Kick-Off block party at Richard Wright School for Journalism...

DC Youth Opportunity Fair

An estimated 4.9 million young Americans ages 16-24 are not in school or employed, including nearly 10 percent of young adults in the Washington,...