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Family Swim & Skills Clinic

Tom Dolan Swim School is opening their doors to the public for a free Family Swim and Skills Clinic…

Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks

It seems that even our most beloved amusement parks can’t escape getting into the Halloween spirit each year…

For the Moms: Do-It-Herself Workshops

Home Depot offers Do-It-Herself workshop to walk you through different DIY projects…

Royal Adventure Days

Each day children are invited for a day of adventure, discovery, and of course, an unforgettable train ride…

Sensory-Friendly Screening of The LEGO NINJAGO Movie

My Way Matinee movie showings designed for people with autism and others special needs to enjoy films in a safe, accepting environment…

Kid’s Cooking Classes at Wegmans

Wegmans is already our favorite place to shop, it’s also the perfect place to enjoy low-cost, hands-on cooking classes…

Fresh Air Kids

Fresh Air Kids builds on children’s inherent curiosity about the world around them through hands-on, nature-based activities…

Fall for Fairfax KidsFest

This annual festival includes tons of great entertainment and programs for children and their families. Plus, admission is free…

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Village at Leesburg’s Monster Mash

The Village will come alive for some Halloween-themed fun…

Tall Ship & Wooden Boat Festival

Visitors to the festival can expect to see a waterfront packed with ships, schooners, and wooden boats…

Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks

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It seems that even our most beloved amusement parks can’t escape getting into the Halloween spirit each year…

Ongoing, Multi-Week Fall Festivals & Events

Not only are there a ton of popular 1-day and weekend festivals, but there are also many ongoing, multi-week festivals at local farms, orchards, zoos, and more…

Leesburg Oktoberfest

An entire weekend to big fest fun, there will be live music, food specials, and even a day dedicated to the kids…

For the Moms: Do-It-Herself Workshops

Home Depot offers Do-It-Herself workshop to walk you through different DIY projects…

Chesterbrook Academy’s Fall Festival

Spend the afternoon enjoying carnival-style games, inflatable slides, a haunted house, and much more…

Fall-Time Fun: Pumpkin Patches

There is a huge variety of pumpkin-picking opportunities available! Many offer hayrides straight to the field to choose the perfect pumpkin right off the vine…

Gymboree Play & Music

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With Invisalign, it’s true that you don’t have to worry about sharp brackets cutting into your mouth if you take a blow to the face, but…

Tips for Making the Most of a Small Home Office Space

Before you bump out your kitchen or add a third floor to your home, you should take into consideration the spaces in your home that are currently under-utilized…

Eviction Notice: Five Tips to Get Rid of Lice

If you get the dreaded call from the school or notice your child scratching his or her head…

What Do Speech Pathologists Actually Do?

The bigger question is, “What don’t we do?” Some of the most common issues that we address include…

Preparation for the Back to School Transition

It is important to ensure your child is emotionally and mentally ready to return to school…

Fundamentals for a Natural Childbirth Experience

With the right preparation and support, women often feel empowered and deeply satisfied by natural childbirth…

Tips for Reducing Separation Anxiety in Children

Separation from someone we love can be painful both for children and parents, especially for those in a child care setting…

How To Fix Your Toilet When It Won’t Stop Running

No one has used the bathroom for a while, yet the toilet suddenly starts filling up like it was recently flushed…

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Where to Sign-Up For Emergency Alerts

As we listen to the news filled with daily, sobering reminders of how lucky our community is, it is also a time to prepare ourselves…

Junior Ranger Program

The Junior Ranger program offers young visitors the opportunity to join the NPS family as Junior Rangers by participating in activities unique to each park…

Touch-a-Truck Opportunities

Check out these opportunities to get up close and personal with some pretty heavy machinery…