SATURDAY, DECEMBER 13th
Holiday Book Reading @ Aladdin’s Lamp – Arlington
Welcome the holiday season with festive stories including There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bell! by Lucille Colandro, Hanukkah Haiku by Harriet Ziefert, Where Did They Hide My Presents?, and A Very Marley Christmas by John Grogan.
Celebrates Dance for a Cause.. at their upcoming party! Baby Loves Disco DC will be supporting Martha’s Table for the month of December.Bring your kids to dance while you do good.
The National Zoo presents a display of thousands of sparkling animated Christmas lights, winter-themed crafts, ice sculpting demonstrations, choral groups, and storytellers.
Gingerbread Workshop at the National Building Museum – DC
Build and decorate your own gingerbread house. $45 per house for museum members; $60 nonmembers. Recommended for children ages 5 and up. Prepaid registration is required. (202) 272-2448, ext. 3413.
This seasonal favorite at the Smithsonian’s children’s theater celebrates the warmth of many holidays filled with light. Learn the history and customs of Devali, Ramadan, Sankta Lucia, Chanukah, Kwanzaa, Las Posadas, Christmas, and the First Nations tradition of the Winter Solstice.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 14th
This holiday season…bring your ‘lil rockers to Breakfast with Santa! Buffet style breakfast… Photos with Santa… Goodie Bags
Tween & Teen Screens – Shirlington Library – Arlington
The Golden Compass (2007). Rated PG-13, 113 minutes. Directed by Chris Weitz. Featuring: Nicole Kidman, Eva Green, and Daniel Craig