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Two District Moms Open Family Social Club in Ivy City The Lane aims to redefine leisure time for urban parents

Recognizing that Northeast DC was lacking in amenities for city parents, working moms Molly Nizhnikov and Rachel Lubin founded The Lane in Ivy City, a stylish “family social club” that officially opened its doors last weekend. The two-story indoor play place features a giant spiral slide, a climbing wall, a ball …

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Family-Friendly Things to Do Around DC This Weekend (Feb. 20-23) DIY Doorbells, A Classical-ish Concert, Van Gogh's Artwork & More

Whether your kids love watching a performance, making things with their hands or spending time outdoors, there are plenty happenings in the DMV this weekend that will make them, well, happy. Here are some family-friendly things to do around DC over the next few days that we think they’ll enjoy. …

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Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day by reading one of these children's books about kindness

12 Children’s Books About Kindness Reading about respect, caring, inclusiveness, integrity, responsibility and courage

Happy Random Acts of Kindness Day! To help #MakeKindnessTheNorm, we partnered with the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation to share 12 children’s books about kindness that offer parents and teachers an opportunity to explore kindness concepts — respect, caring, inclusiveness, integrity, responsibility and courage — with kids of all ages. …

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Teddy Bear Tea Party for Valentine's Day in Northern Virginia

Family-Friendly Things to Do Around DC This Weekend (Feb. 13-16) Valentine's Day crafting, ice skating, dancing & more

We hope your calendar is wide open because the next few days are jam-packed with Valentine’s Day activities to enjoy with the ones you love. Plus, Disney characters take to the ice at Capital One Arena and George Washington celebrates his 288th birthday with a big ol’ house party. Keep …

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Family-Friendly Things to Do Around DC This Weekend, including Guava Jelly Trio

Family-Friendly Things to Do Around DC This Weekend (Feb. 6-9) A Guava Jelly Concert, Planetarium Shows and a Valentine's Day Card Workshop

Valentine’s Day is just over a week away! This weekend, bring your kids to the Smithsonian National Postal Museum so they craft their own cards or register the family for a truffle-making class at The Watergate Hotel. For more family-friendly things to do around DC, check out our picks below. …

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Family-friendly activities around DC this weekend includes Ice Cream for Breakfast Day at Jeni's scoop shops | Washington FAMILY magazine

Family-Friendly Activities Around DC This Weekend (Jan. 30 – Feb. 2) 10 Fun Things to do With Your Kids in the DMV

Between Fairfax City’s Chocolate Lovers Festival and Ice Cream for Breakfast Day, we’ve got desserts on the brain this weekend! Don’t have a sweet tooth? There are plenty of other family-friendly activities happening around DC such as Spy Fest at the Spy Museum and Lunar New Year celebrations that won’t …

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