Tag: Washington DC

Finding Treasure in Washington, DC

Finding Treasure in Washington, DC

Have you ever wanted to steal the Declaration of Independence? We’ve all watched Ben Gates and his friend Riley Poole use a map on the back of the Declaration of Independence to find ancient hidden treasure while racing against time and gun-toting treasure hunters. We . . . read more

Celebrate! Cultural Celebrations around the World

Celebrate! Cultural Celebrations around the World

Want to feel at home in a new culture? Visit the following festivals around the world to learn how to dance, sing, eat, and enjoy like a local. These festivals celebrate traditions passed down through generations and are guaranteed to increase your appreciation and understanding . . . read more

Rising Star in Theater: Washington, DC

Rising Star in Theater: Washington, DC

  One of the hidden gems of the performing arts world is the collection of high-quality theaters in and around Washington, DC. This small but powerful community of theater professionals has established a name for itself and is changing the future of American theater. Theater . . . read more

Fall 2012 Photo Contest Winners

Fall 2012 Photo Contest Winners

First Place                         Castle on the Bay By Madeline Dickerson Long Beach, Washington I spent three months in Ireland working on organic farms through the WWOOF program (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms). On . . . read more

Must-See Museum Exhibits

Must-See Museum Exhibits

In addition to permanent collections, most museums have special temporary exhibits that showcase one particular subject. These can be anything from a display about the U.S. Postal System during World War II to blown and sculpted glass. You have to pay attention though, because these . . . read more