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New! Chick-fil-A Kids Club

As if we needed another reason to love Chick-fil-A, they now have a new Kids Club! Register today and each

More Than Cheer Labor Day Camp

On September 7, 2015, join More Than Cheer for School’s Out Camp! Boys and girls are invited to spend the

Putting the Animals to Bed

We’re in love with Frying Pan Farm Park, home to Kidwell Farm’s draft horses, chickens, peacocks, rabbits, sheep, goats, cows,

Fresh Air Toddler Treks at Algonkian Regional Park

Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority and The Audubon Naturalist Society have partnered to offer nature-based programming for children ages 2-5

Fresh Air Kids at The Rust Nature Sanctuary

Children are born naturalists. The Rust Nature Sanctuary builds on children’s inherent curiosity about the world by using hands-on, nature-based

Movie Night on the Field at M&T Bank Stadium!

Grab a blanket and bring your family to a special night on the field at M&T Bank Stadium! Sit on

Fun Family Opportunity: Chesapeake Dock Diving Dog Club at Lake Anne!

Back by popular demand! On Saturday, September 12 and October 17, 2015, 1-4 pm, World Champion dogs from the Chesapeake

35th Annual Ghost Train at Burke Lake Park

Burke Lake Park is brewing up some Halloween adventures on their spooky Ghost Train! Trick-or-treaters of all ages can climb

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Free for 4th Graders: Every Kid in a Park

Earlier this year, President Obama promoted a new initiative that will allow 4th graders and their families free entry to all

Free Dance Week for EVERYONE at East Coast Edge Performing Arts Center

East Coast Edge Performing Arts Center, Ashburn’s newest dance studio, is excited to announce next week, August 31-September 3, 2015,

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

Free Children’s Workshops at Home Depot

On the first Saturday of every month, Home Depot offers free do-it-yourself workshops to teach kids and adults some handy

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Ask Julie: Back to School and Speech Therapy — To Tell or Not to Tell?

Dear Julie, My son gets private speech therapy for delayed language and articulation. He is starting Kindergarten this year. I

Ask Dr. Mike: Does Harsh Parenting Hurt Kids Later in Life?

Dear Dr. Mike, Does harsh parenting hurt kids later in life? My husband is very hard on our kids who

What are the Consequences of Forgoing Orthodontic Care or Putting it Off?

Dear Dr. Barakat, I’m pretty sure I can’t afford braces for my child, what are the consequences of forgoing orthodontic

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