Monday, July 11th    Rio

4:30pm @ Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse, Arlington

Rio is showing at Arlington Drafthouse, and it’s only $1.00!  The Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse is in an historic 1930′s Art Deco Theater that has been converted into a fun restaurant/theater.  With comfortable chairs and table-side service, the full menu is available in the theater.  Every seat has access to a table or counter inside the theater. The kids’ menu includes chicken fingers, pizza, and hamburgers, and are all around $5.  Doors open at 4pm.  From the makers of the hit ICE AGE series comes RIO, a comedy adventure about taking a walk on the wild side.


Tuesday, July 12th    The Magic of Hans Christian Andersen

10:30am – 11:15am @ George Mason Regional Library, Annandale

Applause Unlimited presents “The Ugly Duckling,” “Thumbelina,” and “The Emperor’s New Clothes” told with puppets and masks.  All ages.  Registration is not required; tickets will be distributed beginning 30 minutes before the event; first come, first served.

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Wednesday, July 13th    Stroller Happy Hour

3pm – 5pm @ Twisted Vines, Arlington

It’s that time of the month again.  Bring the little ones to a kid-friendly meet & greet with other Arlington parents. Snacks will be provided for the kids… great happy hour specials for the kids at heart.


Thursday, July 14th    The Great Zucchini

11am @ Barrett Branch Library, Alexandria

As a part of the Alexandria Library’s SummerQuest, The Great Zucchini will be performing.  This is a free event, and no registration is required. 



Friday, July 15th    The Very Hungry Caterpillar

10:30am – 11am and 4pm – 4:30pm @ Kinderhaus Toys, Arlington

The Very Hungry Caterpillar will make a special appearance and you will also read caterpillar stories and play fun games.