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For children in preschool through kindergarten and their parent/caregiver. For a fun-filled session of block play (duplos and others) and hands-on learning activities. STEM Program. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm and Tuesday, Saturday & Sunday: 2 to 4 pm
This program touches on art and history through storytelling. For toddlers up to age five and their adult companions. Registration required at npg.eventbrite.com.
Seven very different animals seek shelter from the winter cold and snow in a large hollow stump. The cuddly, hand-crafted rod-puppets will enchant any child as the characteristics of each animal are revealed through a unique and descriptive poem and song.
As the holiday season begins, consider all that goes into the cooking and feasting of this time of year.
Spanish Circle Time / El Circulo de Cuentos en Español features stories & songs in Spanish, presented by Ms Roxana. Una hora de cuentos especial: Introduciendo cuentos y canciones en Español presentados por la Señora Roxana. For all ages. Mondays, 11:00 a.m. Para todas las edades. Lunes, 11:00 a.m.
Spanish Circle Time / El Circulo de Cuentos en Español features stories & songs in Spanish, presented by Ms Roxana.
Get up close and personal with the Eastern box turtle, Australian bearded dragon, hyacinth macaw or one of the Aquarium’s other exotic animals. Geared toward both kids and adults, these engaging presentations include fun facts about the animals and learning ways to help protect natural environments.
Join us for a pre-reading program designed especially for babies 6-24 months and their caregivers. This is an interactive program so we request that older siblings not attend. There will be time provided after the program for caregivers and children to talk, read, and play together.
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Children can let their imaginations run wild. From kinderkonzerts, puppets, storytellers or acrobats, there is something that will please all ages in the Kennedy Center’s Performances for Young People. Young patrons will also enjoy the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage program every day at 6pm (free), no tickets required, and several other programming options throughout the year.
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