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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Batting Helmets and Bobbleheads

On July 22, 1:35 p.m., the first 10,000 fans age 12 and under, receive a batting helmet at the Nat's vs. the Atlanta Braves...

Constitution Family Day at the National Archives

Delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia debated, compromised and came up with a new framework of government for our country. On Sept. 17,...

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...

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 —...

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...

What Colleges are Looking For In DC-Area Applicants

I’m usually skeptical of college rankings, but there’s a new one out that’s worth paying attention to. In May, the Independent Educational Consultants Association...

Going for Freedom

On June 14, 7 p.m., at Deanwood Library, in costume and using monologue and original poetry, Marcia E. Cole recounts dramatic and imaginative escapes...

Preventing Sudden Infant Death with the ABCs

Get ready for baby! Preparing for the arrival of a newborn can be a very exciting time. There’s lots to do. Most new parents...

Barry Farm Recreation Center Showcases Work from East of the River...

The mission of the DC Department of Government Services (DGS), according to the agency’s website, is “to build, maintain and sustain the District of...

Kids Get Free Saturday Lunch During Government Shutdown

Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Friday that due to the hardship DC residents continue to face during the federal government shutdown, free lunch will be offered free...