Washington Family Magazine : May 2015
5 4 May 2015 washingtonFAMILY.com CALENDAR May Friday 1 National Cathedral Flower Market FREE, 10AM, +, Wisconsin and Massachusetts Aves., NW, Washington, DC Once Upon a Mattress $, 8PM, +, ATA, Franklin Park Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Ln., Purcellville, VA , 540-751-9588 www.franklinparkartscenter.org Saturday 2 Passport DC- Around the World Embassy Tour FREE, 10AM - 4PM, www.culturaltourismdc.org/ portal/passport-dc1 Pet Fiesta FREE, 10AM - 4PM, Reston Town Center, Reston, VA www.petfiesta.org Sunday 3 National Harbor Wine and Food Festival $, 12PM - 6PM, ATA, National Harbor Waterfront, 163 Waterfront St., National Harbor, MD www.nationalharbor.com/event/ wine-food-festival Learn-To-Row Day FREE, 1:00PM, +, Oxford Boathouse, 12380 Cotton Mill Dr., Woodbridge, VA www.pwrc.org/learn-to-row.html Monday 4 Star Wars Day Mr. Knick Knack and the Bric-A- Brac Band! FREE, 10:30 - 11:15AM, + The Pavilion at Reston Town Center, Reston, VA www.mrknickknack.com tueSday 5 Cinco De Mayo Bowie Baysox vs. Akron RubberDucks $, 6:30PM, +, ATA Prince George’s Stadium 4101 Crain Hwy., Bowie, MD www.milb.com Freedom's Song: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War $,7:30PM, +, ATA, Ford’s Theatre, 511 10th St., NW, Washington, DC WedneSday 6 National Teacher's Day Birds of a Feather $, 10:30 - 11:30AM, Ages 5 & under with adult, Izaak Walton League of American National Conservation Center, 707 Conservation Dr., Gaithersburg, MD., 301-548-0510, www.iwla.org All About Spring - Insects $,10 -11AM, RR Potomac Overlook Regional Park, 2845 N. Marcey Rd., Arlington, VA 703-528-5406, firstname.lastname@example.org thurSday 7 The Kids in the Hall $, 7:30PM, Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric Opera House, 110 W Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD http://lyricoperahouse.com Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel $, 8PM, +, ATA, Olney Theater Center, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney, MD, 301-924-3400 www.olneytheater.org Friday 8 National Public Garden Day Tudor Place Garden & Plant Sale Free, 10AM, Tudor Place Historic House & Garden, 1644 31st St., NW, Washington, DC. www.tudorplace.org Cinderella $, 10AM, +, ATA, The Puppet Co. Playhouse at Glen Echo, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD www.glenechopark.org/puppet- co-1 Blue $, 10:30AM, +, ATA , Atlas Performing Arts Center, 1333 H St., NE, Washington, DC www.atlasarts.org/event/blue/ Saturday 9 Bethesda Fine Arts Festival FREE, 10AM - 6PM, +, Bethesda’s Woodmont Triangle, along Norfolk, Auburn & Del Ray Aves. www.bethesda.org/bethesda/ special-events The Fascinating World of Carnivorous Plants FREE, 10:30AM - 12PM, RR U.S. Botanical Garden, Conservatory Classroom 100 Maryland Ave., SW, Washington, DC., 202-225-8333 www.usbg.gov Footworks Percussion Dance Ensemble $, 8PM, ATA, Franklin Park Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Ln., Purcellville, VA www.franklinparkartscenter.org Sunday 10 Mother's Day Mother's Day at George Mason's Gunston Hall $, 9:30AM - 4:30 PM, Mothers and Grandmothers free. 10709 Gunston Rd., Mason Neck, VA, 703-550-9220 M ay 2015 FaMILy adventure on the PurPle CouCh A Place to Create Home Retailer of Chalk Paint Decorative paint by Annie Sloan CaMP SalaMander KidS night out SKy’S the liMit Offering furniture painting & craft workshops for children and adults. Check out our monthly schedule for classes or have us put a class together for you. Learn about the stars when we go outside and use our Celestron Sky Scouts to fine constellations in the night sky! You will also enjoy planet trivia and our galaxy quest activity. Sign up for classes online at: www.onthepurplecouch.com/events or by calling the shop at 301.896.0010 Sky’s the Limit | May 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, 2015 5:30-8:30PM. $45 per child.