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Sunday, February 28, 2021

Toy Drive Helps 400 Youth

On Dec. 2, hundreds of toys filled the hallway inside the Anacostia Playhouse. Neighbors, from across the city, made donations as they entered the...

Discovery Theater

On Feb. 11 to 13, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m., enjoy Into the Great Unknown-African American Adventurers and Explorers. Leadership, courage and adventure take center...

Step Afrika!

Step Afrika!’s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show is at The Atlas on H Street NE from Dec. 12 to 22. Stomp your feet and...

Free Meals for Kids

DC has 29 meal sites for lunch and shelf-stable breakfast, weekdays, for all residents under 18. East of the River locations, days and hours,...

Violin Scholarship for Students: Audition Sunday

The board of the Frederick Douglass Memorial & Historical Association hosts a scholarship audition for deserving students every year, awarded for students to attend...

How Some Schools Got Kids Back to the Classroom

In the spring, the COVID-19 pandemic shut down most of the nation’s schools, forcing most of the District’s students to continue learning virtually at...

The Doll’s House

The scale of this 23-room house at the National Museum of American History is one inch to one foot, accommodating the miniatures that Faith...

What Makes a Great Playground?

Psychologist Jean Piaget said that play is the work of childhood. Fred Rogers of Mr. Rogers fame agreed, saying that “play is serious learning.”...

Anacostia Community Museum Reopens

The Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum (ACM), 1901 Fort Pl. SE, reopened to the public on Oct. 13, after seven months of construction and $4.5...

Kreative Kids

Kreative Kids develop new skills and talents while designing unique creations using a variety of wonderful materials. Each class focuses upon developing skills, learning...