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Saturday, June 6, 2020

Pinocchio at Glen Echo

Half life-size rod puppets, performed in the Italian “Comedia del Arte” style, tell Carlo Collodi’s story of what it means to be “real”. Share...

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....

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...

The Great Backyard Bird Count 

The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is a free, fun, and easy event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to...

How To Pick a Public Charter School

With all the school options our city offers, how should parents determine what will work best for their children? In addition to private schools,...

Revolutionary War Reenactment at Fort Ward

On Feb. 19, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., join them for Revolutionary War Day at Fort Ward. Historic camp and tactical demonstrations throughout the...

Tales of Beatrix Potter

Applause Unlimited of Richmond, VA presents three of Potter’s favorites, “Two Bad Mice,” “Jemima Puddle-Duck” and “Jeremy Fisher”. Christopher Hudert tells the stories, which...

President Lincoln’s Cottage Freedom 5k

On Sept. 16, join the Freedom 5k and Family Day to run, walk and play like Lincoln. Come for just the race, just Family...

Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC’s Youth Invasion

The GenOUT Chorus’s second annual Youth Invasion concert features songs that inspire and celebrate LGBTQ pride. The GenOUT Chorus is made up of 20...

Art in the City

Psychological oomph. The intensity of the surprise. The realization of impending disaster—like slipping in the shower. Or, it could be the “Aha! Moment”— a...
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