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DC Monthly Art and Culture Events for Children and Families: April 2014

DC Monthly Art and Culture Events for Children and Families: April 2014

There are a lot of event calendars for parents out there but we pick the best of art and culture for children and families in the DC Metro Area. Don’t just be entertained, learn together! Find out what we’re spotlighting March 24, 2014 to March 30, 2014.

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New Poetry Collection 146 Poems to Benefit Love146 Charity Fighting Child Exploitation

New Poetry Collection 146 Poems to Benefit Love146 Charity Fighting Child Exploitation

A new poetry collection, over three years in the making, has been published to help benefit the charity Love146. Ninety percent of the proceeds for 146 : a collection of love stories will directly benefit Love146. Love146 works in countries around the world to provide care, support, and education to combat child exploitation and trafficking.

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Expert Advice for Parents and Young Equestrians from Pony Glam’s Founder Andrea Benavides Wise

Expert Advice for Parents and Young Equestrians from Pony Glam’s Founder Andrea Benavides Wise

We interviewed Andrea Benavides Wise, a lifelong equestrian and founder of the North Carolina-based business, Pony Glam, to find out about how her favorite after school activity has led to a flourishing business as an adult. She told us about her history with riding, her fabulous company, and all her young equestrian friends! Andrea also gave us great expert advice about choosing the right stable for your child and the life lessons children take away from working with horses and learning to ride.

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Coachella Kids: Girls’ Festival Fashion S/S 2014

Coachella Kids: Girls’ Festival Fashion S/S 2014

We’ve put together a girls’ festival fashion capsule, capturing the spirit of Coachella, featuring the happy hippie high style of Isabel Marant and Scotch & Soda. Go for natural fabrics that breathe like cotton and linen, soft light denim, and pile on the accessories! Flower garlands a la Lana del Rey are a must! Desert nights get cool so definitely have a tasseled multicolored scarf and embellished jacket.

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Rain, Rain, Come And Stay!: Rain Essentials for Kids

Rain, Rain, Come And Stay!: Rain Essentials for Kids

Spring is always a welcome sight, but perhaps never so more than this year! After a winter that blasted the country from the Upper Peninsula to the Gulf Coast, parents are relieved to finally put the wild weather and too many snow days behind them. Just because warm spring rains replace ice and snow, don’t think that kids are doomed to indoor boredom. A properly outfitted child can still be tossed outside to burn some energy!

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Jacadi Spring/Summer 2014

Jacadi Spring/Summer 2014

Jacadi Paris prides itself in being able to keep classic children’s design relevant in today’s trends and their Spring/Summer 2014 line does just that. Dresses that range from playful to elegant in styles reminiscent of Jackie Kennedy’s selections for her own children dominate this collection.

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DC Weekly Art and Culture Events for Children and Families: March 24, 2014 to March 30, 2014

DC Weekly Art and Culture Events for Children and Families: March 24, 2014 to March 30, 2014

There are a lot of event calendars for parents out there but we pick the best of art and culture for children and families in the DC Metro Area. Don’t just be entertained, learn together! Find out what we’re spotlighting March 24, 2014 to March 30, 2014.

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DC Weekly Art and Culture Events for Children and Families: March 17, 2014 to March 23, 2014

DC Weekly Art and Culture Events for Children and Families: March 17, 2014 to March 23, 2014

There are a lot of event calendars for parents out there but we pick the best of art and culture for children and families in the DC Metro Area. Don’t just be entertained, learn together! Find out what we’re spotlighting March 17, 2014 to March 23, 2014.

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PBS Kids Young Writers Contest 2014

PBS Kids Young Writers Contest 2014

While most writing contests for students open submission at 7th grade, the PBS Kids Writing Contest is a truly special showcase for even the youngest writers for students in Kindergarten to 3rd Grade. To enter this year, entries must be postmarked by tomorrow March 14!

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