Folger Shakespeare Library Seeks Input From Hill Families

Kids enjoy a program at Folger Shakespeare Library/Photo by Jeff Malet

Does your Capitol Hill family love arts and theater? The Folger Shakespeare Library wants your input as it plans for future family-friendly programs. If you’re interested in helping, click here to fill out a survey.

The Folger will invite as many survey respondents as it can accommodate for late August evening discussions. Attendees will receive food, drinks and discounted tickets to the Folger’s … Read the rest

New List: Day-Off Camps on the Hill

DC Way holds one-day camps on teacher workdays, parent conference days and other short school breaks for ages 5-14.

My baby AJ (who strongly objects to being called a baby) is starting PK3 in just a few short weeks. I studied the school calendar and began to contemplate and investigate how I might cover all those parent conference days and teacher work days, lest I spend all my vacation time on those.

One option would … Read the rest

New Page: Activities and Classes

Tinkergarten at Lincoln Park

I just completed a small CHK reorganization to nest all activity lists on one main-menu page, Activities and Classes. On this page, you will find descriptions and links to lists for Parents and Parents-to-Be, Babies (under 1 year old) and Toddlers/Preschoolers (1-4 years old). Also see All the Free Things, a list of no-cost activities for all age groups.

A list for elementary age is coming soon. Comments? … Read the rest

CHK Blog Update, Aug. 2: Four Months

Summer with Tinkergarten

Hi all! Capitol Hill Kid turned 4 months old on July 28. Here are highlights from the past month:

And that’s about it for the past month. CHK took a little rest … Read the rest