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How do you know if your teen is ready to be a CIT? Learn what camps are looking for and what your teen will learn at Washington Family magazine.

So Your Teen Wants to be a CIT This Summer They'll learn leadership skills and so much more as a counselor-in-training at camp

While most of his friends will be traveling or playing video games this summer, 15-year-old Lukas Kroner will be working at his first job. The 10th grader plans to return to Camp Twin Creeks in Marlington, West Virginia, for his ninth summer — and his first as a counselor-in-training, or …

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This weekend's list of family-friendly activities happening around DC includes a bonsai and origami workshop at the U.S. National Arboretum

Family-Friendly Activities Around DC This Weekend (Jan. 17-19) 10 Fun Things to do With Your Kids in the DMV

There are lots of family-friendly activities on the calendar for this weekend, including an origami workshop, an ice carving competition and a live show featuring from everyone’s favorite fuzzy preschooler from the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Daniel Tiger. Sure, you’ll be busy, but don’t worry: the kids can recover when they’re …

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Nationals Winterfest is one of the family-friendly activities around dc this weekend

Family-Friendly Activities Around DC This Weekend (Jan 10-12) 7 Fun Things to do with your family in the DMV

Temperatures are predicted to be in the 60s this weekend, so grab a lightweight jacket and enjoy the fresh air and some family-friendly activities around DC. Our weekend picks include an acoustic concert for kids, a sensory-friendly production of “Peter Pan and Wendy,” Nationals Winterfest and more. Friday, January 10 …

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A young girl explores the "Becoming Jane" exhibit at the National Geographic Museum

“Becoming Jane” Now Open at the National Geographic Museum Families Can Take Walk in Dr. Jane Goodall's Shoes At This Interactive Exhibit

Twenty-five years before Dr. Jane Goodall traveled from England to Africa to study chimpanzees, a chimp at the London Zoo gave birth to a baby. Born the same year as King George’s Silver Jubilee, celebrating the 25th anniversary of his reign, the baby chimpanzee was named Jubilee. Plush chimpanzees were …

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