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Nationals Winterfest is one of the family-friendly activities around dc this weekend

Family-Friendly Activities Around DC This Weekend (Jan 10-12) 7 Fun Things to do with your family in the DMV

Temperatures are predicted to be in the 60s this weekend, so grab a lightweight jacket and enjoy the fresh air and some family-friendly activities around DC. Our weekend picks include an acoustic concert for kids, a sensory-friendly production of “Peter Pan and Wendy,” Nationals Winterfest and more. Friday, January 10 …

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A young girl explores the "Becoming Jane" exhibit at the National Geographic Museum

“Becoming Jane” Now Open at the National Geographic Museum Families Can Take Walk in Dr. Jane Goodall's Shoes At This Interactive Exhibit

Twenty-five years before Dr. Jane Goodall traveled from England to Africa to study chimpanzees, a chimp at the London Zoo gave birth to a baby. Born the same year as King George’s Silver Jubilee, celebrating the 25th anniversary of his reign, the baby chimpanzee was named Jubilee. Plush chimpanzees were …

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"Peter Pan and Wendy at DC's Shakespeare Theatre Company

“Peter Pan and Wendy” at Shakespeare Theatre Company This new adaptation will have kids cracking up — just don't expect any musical numbers

“Peter Pan and Wendy,” a modern retelling of the classic J.M. Barrie play, has been racking up positive reviews since it opened earlier this month at Shakespeare Theatre Company. The Washington Post said it was a “wittily contemporary rendition of Neverland,” while DC Metro Theatre Arts described it as a …

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best children's books of 2019

9 Best Children’s Books of 2019 Librarians share their favorite books for kids from the past year

We asked our friends at the Baltimore County Public Library to pick the best children’s books of 2019. These wonderful tales, all published this year, are perfect for gift-giving and library-borrowing. BOARD/TODDLER “Baby Play” by Skye Silver A wide variety of babies, caregivers and families are featured dancing, laughing, splashing …

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