Culture

Museums just for kids

February 21, 2015

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation’s capital. This week: Take your kids to one of the many children’s museums […]

Culture

Reptiles at the Virginia Living Museum

February 16, 2015

Visitors can see exotic reptiles from around the world at the Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, Va. The museum’s permanent residents, ranging from alligators to tree frogs, will be in special exhibits and visitors can see […]

Culture

Sweet retreats for sweethearts

February 2, 2015

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation’s capital. This week: Places for Valentines to escape for the weekend.  

Contest

Person of the Year for 1865

February 2, 2015

Help select the “Person of the Year for 1865.” Five Civil War scholars present nominees in their lectures but you in the audience vote to determine the winner at this all-day symposium in Richmond, VA. […]

Culture

Stay warm and interactive at Regional Children’s Museums

January 28, 2015

With hands-on learning, STEM education enrichment, and the practical purpose of finding an activity inside, children’s museums are a great winter adventure. Here are some Mid-Atlantic children’s museums worth checking out:   For the Kids, […]