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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

MLK Family Program

On Jan. 18, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., celebrate the MLK Jr. holiday by creating hands-on art using the familiar theme of the "Beloved...

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...

Vocational Programs Link Students with District Economy

The DC skyline is dominated by cranes. The region patronizes its high-tech hospitals. And, its schools attract students from around the nation. Amazon is...

Rapunzel at Glen Echo

Rapunzel is a bewitching tale by Duane T. Bowers that he adapted from the brothers Grimm fairytale. Witch Wartsmith wants a baby and after...

Symphonic Dancing

On Jan. 26, at 3:30 and 5:30 p.m., at the Atlas, this fun, interactive family concert explores the expressive, dance-like melodies of William Grant...

How Art Can Heal and Expand Horizons

On a recent Wednesday morning, six students gathered around the table in art teacher Donna Bonavia’s AP Studio Art classroom and talked about how...

The Numbers

Schools may get the biggest share of DC’s local revenues, but that doesn’t mean they get enough. A closer look shows that the education...

Native American Family Fun Day

On Friday, Nov. 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the National Museum of the American Indian’s unique family celebration showcases Native culture through interactive...

DC Shorts 2020 Film Festival Submissions Are Open

Learn how to submit your film or script at festival.dcshorts.com. Film submission deadline is March 31, 2020; script submission deadline is April 30, 2020....

Stickwork Sculpture Installation at the Botanic Garden

To kick off celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the Botanic Garden’s original 1820 charter, the US Botanical Garden (USBG) is collaborating with renowned stickwork...