Newsletter: Feb 27, 2019

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St. Patrick’s Day-Inspired Events & Parades

Enjoy celebrating Irish culture, heritage, food, and more at these St. Patrick’s Day-inspired events and opportunities, including some super-fun parades!

This weekend, be sure to make it to Old Town Alexandria’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade! This popular annual event features more than 2,000 participants, including pipe and drum bands, Irish dancers, historical re-enactors, and more!

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Preschool Painting Party

Save-the-date for this special opportunity just for little ones at Paint Your Own Pottery in downtown Fairfax, VA! On March 13, 2019, enjoy a morning with your preschool-age child, including an Irish-themed story time and painting activity.

Guests will enjoy a snack, listening to the reading of Jamie O’Rourke and the Big Potato: An Irish Folktale, by Tomie dePaola, and then painting a soup bowl!

Paint Your Own Pottery is the perfect place to make memories and keepsakes!

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Guides, Guides, & More Guides!

We’re constantly adding new and updated family events and opportunities! Check out these seasonal guides (updated daily!) to make the perfect plans!

St. Patrick’s Day
Celebrate Irish culture, heritage, food, and more at these St. Patrick’s Day-inspired opportunities and parades…more

From egg hunts to bunny hops, children and adults alike can share in springtime festivities…more

Consignment Sales
Consignment sales not only provide a great place to get deals on kids clothing, shoes, and products — but a resource to sell stuff, too…more

Summer Camps
Summers are all about making memories, friends, and even learning new skills. Search our Guide for your child’s perfect camp…more

Extra! Extra!’s supporters want to share some extra (extra!) news with you!

Mommy & Me Chocolate Making Class at The Conche
This popular class is hosted in The Conche’s exclusive chocolate lab with celebrity Chef Santosh Tiptur…more

Free Preschool Music Class
Calling all preschool-aged children! Enjoy a free 4-week music program with Ms. Rachelle at The Music Loft! Parents, choose from 2 locations for little ones to enjoy singing, music, and movement with new friends…more

Raise Baby Chicks & Then Return Them to Their Flock!
Adopt baby chicks and raise them until they are ready to go back home and join their flock at Great Country Farms…more

Primrose School of Reston is Now Open!
Primrose School is proud to provide quality childcare to children and families in Reston and the Northern Virginia area! This nationally accredited private school is committed to building a strong foundation for their students, leading to success in school and life. Learn more firsthand at their weekly Open House on Tuesdays…more

Newly Updated! Children’s Cooking Classes & Events at Wegmans
Wegmans is already our favorite place to shop, grab lunch, and at many locations, enjoy a free movie on Friday nights! It’s also the perfect place to enjoy low-cost, hands-on cooking classes…more

Flexible Career Opportunities for Parents
Explore a career as a massage therapist with the Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage! Study on your own time, graduate in 7-months, and become licensed within one of the fastest-growing fields of the healthcare industry…more

Private Tours Available at BeanTree Learning
BeanTree Learning knows every child is different. They provide small class sizes and ample materials and supplies, allowing their teachers the time and flexibility to create lesson plans that are not “one size fits all.” Schedule your tour today…more

Full Calendar

Expert Advice is proud to host a variety of thought leaders and experts ready to share advice and answers. With your family in mind, they tackle a broad range of topics:

John C. Flood
5 Reasons Why You Should Schedule Regular Plumbing Maintenance
If you wait long enough, your plumbing system will inevitably malfunction…more

Moss Building & Design
Remodeling Inspiration for Minimalist Home Design
It seems like everyone is asking how to best clear the clutter and simplify their lives…more

Cristina Dougherty & Associates
Easy Home Repairs to Do Before a Home Inspection
No matter what end of the transaction you are on, home inspections can bring out the nerves…more

Barakat Orthodontics
Invisalign & Teens
When a teen is a good candidate, there are many benefits to Invisalign Teen…more

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Preschool/Private School Open House & Special Events Guide

Finding the best school for your student, from toddler to teen, can be a daunting task.

We’re hoping to make it easier to find just the right place. Check out our Guide to Preschool and Private School Open Houses and Special Events. Schedule some visits and find the right environment for your child!

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