Happy New Year, everyone!  I hope that you have a great first week of 2011.


Monday, January 3   Garden Sprouts- Snip, Snip, Snow!

11am @ Green Spring Gardens Park, Alexandria, VA

Kids can find out how snow crystals grow into snowflakes, and will get the chance to grow their own. Ages 3 – 6  Cost is $5 for in county children, and $7 for out of county.



Tuesday, January 4 Watch Capitals Practice

10am @ Kettler Capitals Iceplex, Arlington

The Washington Capitals practice at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington (above Ballston Mall). Practice sessions are open to the public and free of charge.  It is a great place to bring the kids for their first hockey experience without the cost.



Wednesday, January 5    Young Planetarium

4pm @ Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC

An introduction to the Winter night sky for kids.  Appropriate for ages 4 and older.



Thursday, January 6 Over 2s

4:14pm @ Aurora Hills Library, Arlington

It’s storytime at Aurora Hills!  The librarian uses songs, puppets, and flannel boards to tell stories to kids ages 2 – 5.  http://library.arlingtonva.us/Departments/Libraries/kids/KidsStoryTimePageTurnersforPreschoolers.aspx


Friday, January 7 Night at the Wax Museum, The Musical

7:30pm @ The Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre, Arlington

A musical where kids will laugh and learn about history.  Recommended for children ages 4 and older.  Adults are $10.00, and kids and students are $8.