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Monday, December 10, 2018

NSO Pops: A Holiday Pops!

On Dec. 14, 8 p.m., and Saturday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., warm the spirit with fresh takes on comforting classics in...

DCCAH Grants Available

The DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) has opened its grant applications for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 funding cycles. The program...

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....

NGA President’s Day

Enjoy a series of family programs on Presidents Day celebrating the founding fathers and the presidents who have led this country at the National...

Season’s Greenings at the Botanic Garden

Season’s Greenings at the Botanic Gardens opens on Thanksgiving Day and remains open every day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Jan. 1, 2018....

Kwanzaa Celebration at Dance Place

On Dec. 15, 8 p.m. and Dec. 16, 4 p.m., enjoy Dance Place’s annual Kwanzaa Celebration, under the direction of Sylvia Soumah. Coyaba Academy,...

Writing Contest for Young Readers

The Library of Congress is now accepting applications for “Letters About Literature.” This contest asks students in grades four to 12 to read a...

Nominate a Kid for the DC High School Hall of Fame

The District of Columbia State Athletic Association (DCSAA) is accepting nominations for the DC High School Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018. The...

National Children’s Museum to Reopen

The National Children’s Museum will reopen at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, in March 2019. Its new...

Remix the Classix!

On Feb. 18, 2 and 4 p.m., the National Symphony Orchestra reunites with Grammy-nominated beatboxer and multi-instrumentalist Christylez Bacon and wildly original electric cellist/composer...