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

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, […]

Destinations

The Maryland Zoo offers discounted tickets

January 2, 2015

This January and February there’s one low price for all. Adult, child, and senior tickets are just $10. Bundle up for big savings as you experience winter wildlife at the Zoo. Fewer animals will be on exhibit, but for some species it’s the most […]

Destinations

Family-friendly slopes are nearby

December 30, 2014

GIVEAWAY: Enter to win a pair of lift tickets to Blue Mountain Resort in Pennsylvania here! Families in the region are fortunate to have so many family-friendly ski resorts where even the smallest skiers and […]

Delaware

On the Radio: Aw, schuss

December 27, 2014

Federal News Radio’s Sean McCalley speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation’s capital. This week: Enjoy the ski resorts of the Mid-Atlantic.  

Destinations

Visit the Mid-Atlantic’s snow belt for skiing, snowboarding

December 23, 2014

Go west, snow lovers! Go west, beyond the Continental Divide — the Eastern Continental Divide, that is — for fantastic skiing and snowboarding. Running along the Appalachian Mountains, the Eastern Continental Divide separates the watersheds […]