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  • Halloween-Inspired Fun

    October brings many Halloween-themed opportunities to our area! October 10, 2015 Wilson’s Wild Animal Park’s Boo


  • It’s a Pinktastic Halloween

    Join the Herndon Community Center for a Pinkalicious Halloween on Sunday, October 18, 2015, 12:30-3 pm



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The National Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo

Come hang out with the animals and celebrate Halloween with Boo at the Zoo at the National Zoo. Nightly from

NSO Family Concert: A “Sleepy Hollow”-een

All Hallows’ Eve has arrived for Ichabod Crane! Principal Pops Conductor, Steven Reineke of the National Symphony Orchestra at The

Halloween-Inspired Fun

October brings many Halloween-themed opportunities to our area! October 10, 2015 Wilson’s Wild Animal Park’s Boo at the Zoo Winchester,

Vienna Family Halloween Party

Stop by the Vienna Community Center on October 17, 2015 for a hauntingly good time at their annual Family Halloween Party.

Jimmy’s Annual Halloween Party for Kids

Jimmy’s Old Town Tavern in Herndon, VA is hosting it’s popular annual Halloween Party for kids on October 24, 2015! Children

Spooky Tots at Fairfax Corner

Join Fairfax Corner on their Plaza on October 28, 2015, 10:30 am-12:30 pm for their annual Spooky Tots event! There

Family Evening Adventure at Port Discovery Children’s Museum

Play, explore, and enjoy quality family time at Port Discovery Children’s Museum without the crowds on November 14, 2015! Join them

Community Service Hours for Middle & High School Students

Do you have a middle or high school students looking for community service hours? Help them plan ahead and get

Free & Cheap

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Halloween Costumes & Candy: Buy 1, Get 1 Free!

Correction: This offer is not a Cartwheel app offer. It is a regular, weekly sale (see image below) Our favorite

Where to Get Your Free Coffee on National Coffee Day

National Coffee Day could possibly be one of the single most important days for parents all over the United States!

90+ Can’t-Miss Free Library Events This Month

If you haven’t been to the library lately, you’re missing high-quality programs, entertainment, and opportunities for children of all ages

NatureFest 2015

Fairfax County is a treasure trove of nature! Discover Herndon’s natural world at NatureFest 2015 on Sunday, September 27, 2015!

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What Is All the Mouth Hardware For?

Dear Dr. Barakat, It seems every child I know has some sort of mouth hardware. What are the differences between

Ask Dr. Mike: How Do I Handle My Child’s Phobia of the Dentist?

Dear Dr. Mike, My 5-year-old son has the worst anxiety about dentists. He freaks out when we just mention going

Ask Julie: Fun Fall Activities To Help Language Skills?

Dear Julie, Are there any fun fall activities that I can do with my child to help their language skills?

Teenagers & Their Elusive Sleep

It’s a common refrain, I hear from parents of teenagers, I’m concerned my child is not getting enough sleep, and