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Entertaining on a Budget in Metro DC

Entertaining on a Budget in Metro DC

It is possible to both entertain AND enrich your kids on a budget in the DC metro area. Living close to the nation's capitol offers a wide array of possibilities, including the always-popular Smithsonian Museums National Air and Space and the National Zoo are (or should be) at the top of your list. Here are five more for you to consider:

Manassas National Battlefield Park
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, VA 20109
703.361.1339
nps.gov/mana
Cost: Children 16 and under, free; Sixteen yrs. and up, $3 per person (good for three days)

Where to Go and What to Do in Metro DC

5 Reasons to Have a Family Game Night

5 Reasons to Have a Family Game Night

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2nd Annual Bio Medical Competition

2nd Annual Bio Medical Competition

National Institutes of Health Co-Sponsors
National Library of Medicine, NIH Office of Communications and Public Health
NIH Office of Science Education, and the National Human Genome Research Institute

On February 7th from 5:30pm-9pm, the Patriots Technology Training Center will host its 2nd annual Bio Medical Competition at the U.S. National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, in Bethesda MD  20894.  Their goal is to encourage students to further their interest in various medical fields.  Please visit their website (www.patriots-ttc.org) to view the 2010 Bio-Medical Competition co-sponsored by The Library of Medicine.

Eight high school and one home school team will present a five-page research paper, brochure, slide show, one-page web site, display board, and an oral presentation on one of the medical careers listed below: 

Don't Go to Santa-Let Santa Come to You: Santa Coming to Numerous Bowie Neighborhoods

Don't Go to Santa-Let Santa Come to You: Santa Coming to Numerous Bowie Neighborhoods

The Bowie Volunteer Fire Department will be collecting canned goods for the Bowie Interfaith Pantry during the Santa Rides program again thisyear. Last year you were every generous, and we collected more than 1,100 donated food items. Unfortunately, the need for help in our community is even greater this year than last, and we ask that you donate if you are able.

Tentative Santa ride schedule for Bowie VFD Company 19 (Old Town):

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