Friday, April 28, 2017

Kids' Weekend Guide! April 28th - 30th

Hyattsville's Anniversary Carnival is this weekend!
This weekend's going to be a hot one - and so are your choices of things to do!  Celebrate Hyattsville's 131st Anniversary by checking out its fun carnival, 2017 Maryland Day has over 100+ fun, family-friendly activities to explore, a new Brazilian Cultural Center is throwing a grand opening bash this weekend & more!  All here!  

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Adults' Weekend Guide! April 28th - 30th

Capoeira Angola at New Brazilian Cultural Center in Hyattsville!
Have a blast at the Greenwood School's Silent Auction, stop by the Gateway Media Arts Lab to learn more about next weekend's Open Studios, head to Hyattsville's Anniversary Carnival, check out a Capoeira Angola class at the new Brazilian Cultural Center, do a bike ride with the Proteus crew to check out the lovely azaleas at the Arboretum.  Whatever your thing may be, tons of options right here!

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Spotlight on Schools: Robert Goddard Montessori School

Welcome back to our Spotlight on Schools series, where local parents share thoughts on their experience with their elementary school in Prince George's County.  In this sixth Spotlight, we're welcomed into the classrooms of Robert Goddard Montessori School, where local parent Alice Ewen, shares her thoughts about what makes the school the place to be!

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Kids' Weekend Guide! April 21st-23rd

Catch Rainbow Rock Band at Beltsville Library this wknd! 
The weather may be gloomy but this weekend's lineup is chock-full-O-FUN!  We've got Earth Day festivities, Springtime Egg Hunt, Rockin-2-Rhythm, a She-Vision-Board-Brunch, a Spring Break Bicycle Tour, a Rainbow Rock Band and a Gamer Symphony Orchestra.  You read that right.  Really, people.  So. Much. Fun. Stuff. Right. Here. Enjoy!

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Adults' Weekend Guide! April 21st - 23rd

Miz Martha - Community Special @ Joe's this Friday
Want to check out some live music this weekend? Got plenty of options here! How about a Shrinky Dink Jewelry Party? Check. Earth Day festivities?  Check.  Gamer Symphony Orchestra.  Double check.  Then round it all out with some yoga and barre classes.  All here.  All this weekend.  High-fives for all!

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Sunday, April 16, 2017

Spring Break 2017!


Spring Break's here! If you're staying in town as we are (all the cool kids are... 👊 :), then check out this guide for a bunch of local and low-cost/free ways to have fun and explore Prince George's County this week!  (Events and activities for variety of school-aged children.)  Still need to make Summer Camp plans?  We've got a Summer Camps Guide here, too!  See you around!

**Remember, both the Greenbelt and College Park Metro Stations will be closed this week.  More information here.

Friday, April 14, 2017

Kids' Weekend Guide! April 14th-16th


This weekend's filled with fun ideas - like an Underwater Easter Egg Hunt, a magic show, a Year of the Rooster family outing, Dinosaur Park, a bibliobop dance party & more!  Check it out below!
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Adults' Weekend Guide! April 14th-16th

This weekend's lineup promises to open your mind and with The One-Mile Radius Project, improve your flexibility with offerings of both Tai Chi & Yoga, get your pulse movin' while watching a hip-hop dance competition & even a wine tasting to balance it out!  More - All here, all local, all this weekend!

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Sunday, April 9, 2017

Sneak Peek: Prince Georges County's First Whole Foods Opening Wednesday

The first Whole Foods Market (WFM) in Prince George's County is opening next Wednesday, April 12th, in Riverdale Park, Maryland.  All 40,000 square feet of it.

 

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Kids' Weekend Guide! April 7th-9th

Kiddos can burn off some energy this weekend at the Azalea Classic and the Hare & Hound Fun Run, then replenish their sugar quotient with a variety of Easter Egg hunting opps or maybe some Easter Egg Decorating or a PEEPS Eating Contest?  Maybe a Puppet Show Storytime is more your thing?  Either way, all these great ideas and more are in this Kids' Weekend Guide! 

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Adults' Weekend Guide! April 7th-9th

Will it be a jazz quarter or an art opening or HY-SWAP or the Azalea Classic or a PEEPS Eating Contest?  Or maybe enjoy the outdoors and celebrate Arbor Day or a Wine and Racing Festival and then a little Sip & Salsa? Why pick one?  Do them all, I say!   

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Spotlight on Schools: Gladys Noon Spellman Elementary School!


In this fifth installment of the Spotlight on Schools series, we shine some light on the magic that's happening at Cheverly's Gladys Noon Spellman Elementary School (GNS)!  Read on to learn about GNS, its involvement in the local community & what it does to ensure its students are "respectful, responsible and ready to learn."  Insight and information proudly shared by local parent, Kelly Brewington!