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Date Night: ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Jesus Christ Superstar

Two days before Thanksgiving, a snowstorm descended on Denver, Colorado as actor James Delisco Beeks prepared to sing. The cast of “Jesus Christ Superstar,” a Broadway production that arrives in Baltimore next week, performed in the Mile High City throughout that snowy week. They hunkered down, and so did Beeks. …

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A Young Athletes Mental Health

young athlete's mental health

When it comes to youth and sports, intensity seems to be growing at an alarming rate. Rampant peer pressure, coach and parental pressure and self-imposed pressure, coupled with hectic schedules and little down time for rest and reflection, can create an environment of high stress. As such, a young athlete’s …

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Kids + New Year’s Resolutions

New Year's resolution

Parents, what’s one resolution that you wish your kids would keep? Should they resolve to do their homework? Try new foods? Go to bed without a fuss? Do you wish they were nicer to a sibling? To you? Send us an email about the resolution that you wish your child …

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Frozen (No, Not that One)

ice show

Holiday revelers should grab their cozy parkas for this fun and frozen ice show. ICE! is back at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center with an all-new theme featuring the 1957 Dr. Seuss classic “How The Grinch Stole Christmas.” Inside the exhibit Enter a colorful wonderland of sculptures, scenes …

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Weekend Family Fun: Dec. 5-8

Weekend Family Fun

Seasonal lights, gingerbricks, a clay workshop and more are in store this weekend. Looking for some family fun and kid-friendly activities? Read on. Thursday Military Night at Symphony of Lights Every Thursday through Dec. 26, active duty, reserve and retired military can drive through the amazing display of more than …

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Gift Guide!

Gift guide

Got a kid to buy for and no clue what to get? Steven Aarons is your guy. As owner of Barstons Child’s Play, which has stores in Chevy Chase, Arlington, McLean and Rockville, Aarons gets as excited as any child about toys. “We believe in a lot of open-ended play,” …

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Dad Life: Will Holman

Lives: Baltimore Family: Spouse, Amanda; Daughter, Annie, 18 months Occupation: Executive Director, Open Works Tell us about your work and how you got in this field. I am the executive director at Open Works, a nonprofit makerspace in central Baltimore. We work a lot like a YMCA, but instead of …

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Weekend Family Fun: Nov. 27-Dec. 2

Weekend Family Fun: Drop-In Art

What’s happening this weekend? There is plenty of family fun to be had around Baltimore. Wednesday Families Thanksgiving Hike For our modern Thanksgiving, we eat stuffing, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie. But back at that first Thanksgiving meal, the items on the menu were a little different. On this educational …

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Holiday on Main Street

Holiday on Main Street

The holidays are not holidays without shopping. But what awaits the shoppers who don’t want to go online, who don’t have time to navigate a large mall, or who don’t want to part with some cash without a hot chocolate and a chat with a shopkeeper? Plenty, as a matter …

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Plan Your Best Party Now

Planning a party is no easy task! There are so many amazing options that today’s parents never dreamed of as kids. Our Party Guide is your one stop shop to finding everything you need to help your little ones feel extra special on their big day. Whether artsy or active, …

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Not every child wants to participate in a team sport. Many like to be active and learn new things, but at their own pace. Martial arts is often an activity that appeals to these kids, and for more than just its physical workout. “Martial arts has been around for thousands …

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Summer Camp: Unplugged at River Mountain

Forty-seven percent of teens say they are addicted to their phone. On average, kids spend over five hours a day on screens and just 12 minutes outside. If you’re concerned about your kids screen time, you’re not alone. River Mountain Retreat is a new camp experience that helps kids and …

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Confident Kids

Not every child wants to participate in a team sport. Many like to be active and learn new things, but at their own pace. Martial arts is often an activity that appeals to these kids, and for more than just its physical workout. “Martial arts has been around for thousands …

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April 10, 2020

Nightly comedy shows by Baltimore Improv Group
at Baltimore Improv Group in Baltimore

April 11, 2020

Wish Hero 5K
at West Potomac Park in Washington, DC

Banneker's Birders
at Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum in Catonsville

Crickets Music & Play Class for 4 to 6 Year Olds!
at Children’s Chorus of Maryland in Towson

Child and Adult Paint Morning
at Eden Mill Nature Center in Pylesville