KIDS

During summer vacation, sometimes you still have to keep the kids entertained, even between  vacations, camps and pool days – and it’s not always easy. We’re here to help! All of these activities are local and age-friendly for most. However, we encourage you to use parental discretion and go to the websites we’ve provided to […]

Weekend Getaways for the Family
Not every family has the opportunity to take week-long vacations over the summer with busy schedules. The kids are at camp, and mom and dad are busy at work. You all deserve some relaxation and family bonding, but where do you go on your weekends? Do you want to go somewhere fun? Maybe your family [...]
Plan A Summer To Remember
Camps Give Kids Lots of Options for Summer Fun As spring emerges and the weather turns warmer, summer plans begin to take shape. You may picture warm, lazy days with relaxed schedules. But with public schools out for 10 weeks and some private schools even longer, kids get restless and parents need safe, reliable options [...]
Egg-citing Easter Fun

Easter is just around the corner! Before you know it, you’ll be dying eggs and stuffing plastic shells full of candy and coins into the corners and nooks or your backyard for Easter morning. Here are a few ways to spice up your Easter routine and keep the kids excited this year! How to Make […]

Spring Break for the Family
Spring break is finally here and the kids are home for the week. Maybe you’ll take some time to visit with family, entertain guests, or go on a trip. But what if you don’t have any plans? We have some ideas for all ages to have fun at home, or for a quick and affordable [...]
4th Annual Maker Faire NoVA

Tech enthusiasts, inventors, entrepreneurs, educators and curious minds will gather on Sunday, March 19 as the 4th annual Maker Faire NoVa, organized by Nova Labs, comes to South Lakes High School  and Langston Hughes Middle School. Previously known as NoVa Mini Maker Faire, the event is upgraded to the status of community faire with a […]

Reston Town Center is presenting Family Fun Saturdays with a host of special activities, performances and treats for the whole family to enjoy every Saturday in March. The activities are free and open to all, and the parking is free on Saturdays. Voluntary donations will be accepted to benefit the new initiative, “RestON – An […]

Fun Winter Activities for Kids
Winter weather has been known to bring plenty of snow days for children. In addition to having children keep up with their school work or watch their favorite movies, here are some additional activities to play in the frosty snow or the warm indoors. Indoor: Teach your child how to bake your family’s favorite cookie [...]