Family Fun Game Night @ Hooray for Books (Alexandria, VA)
They’ll be sampling ThinkFun games and other activities that teach children problem-solving strategies while having a barrel of fun. Ages 4 and up. Let them know you’re coming by calling 703-548-4092 or 703-548-4092.
Saturday, August 28th
Wags and Whiskers @ Shirlington Village (Arlington, VA)
FREE family event for animal lovers of all ages. • Pet portraits- go home with a complimentary photo! • Face painting and balloon art • Strut your Mutt fashion show at 12:50pm • Trick for a Treat best trick contest at 2pm • Store promotions and giveaways • Pet adoptions • Live music At the corner of South Randolph Street and Campbell Avenue. 11am start time.
Summer Book Sale @ Arlington Central Library
With specials on popular fiction and non-fiction, you’re sure to find that perfect late vacation – or stay-in-the-AC-cation – book to read (sorry, no music or DVDs this time). The sale will take place on the first floor of Central across from the Circulation Desk. 10am – 5pm.
Sunday, August 29th
Secret Agent 23 Skidoo @ Sixth & I Historic Synagogue (DC)
Secret Agent 23 Skidoo is the top name in KID HOP! What is KID HOP, you ask? It’s where kids can be introduced to hip hop with neither side being compromised. Positive party rhymes, magnetic stories, and eclectic, well-produced beats that feature many Asheville musical all stars. With gigs at Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits, Smithsonian, and two #1 XMRadio hits, Secret Agent 23 Skidoo won’t remain a secret for long. Kids Rock @ Sixth is a concert series designed for families with preschool through elementary age kids.