Get out and about this month with this list of fantastic local February activities in the DMV. This February we’re highlighting a host of fantastic local favorites, from family health to the Cherry Blossom Festival, and a little bit of everything in between.
Palisades Pediatrics, LLC
Palisades Pediatrics is an intentionally small pediatric practice with direct access to Dr. Christi Hay. As a general pediatrician, Dr. Hay has special interests in development, asthma, and eczema. If you would like to learn more about Palisades Pediatrics, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northern VA Camp & Summer Fun Expo
Join us for Washington Parent’s Camp & Summer Fun Expo at Dulles Town Center Mall on Saturday, February 26 from 11 to 4. It’s free, in-person and indoors! You’ll have a chance to speak with representatives from all sorts of camps and summer programs to make this summer the best ever for your kids! Giveaways, Demonstrations and more. County and State Covid protocols apply. Check washingtonparent.com periodically for updates. Contact Maddy@washingtonparent.net.
2022 NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
Experience the nation’s greatest springtime celebration behind-the-scenes, as a volunteer from March 20 – April 17. The National Cherry Blossom Festival is inviting friendly, cooperative and reliable volunteers of all ages to join their 2022 Festival Volunteer Program. Individuals, local businesses with community service programs and community service groups are encouraged to volunteer. Begin the process by viewing specific opportunities and applying online at nationalcherryblossomfestival.org/volunteers.
February 1-28, join members of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe and the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) as they share their culture and history in a free virtual celebration of food, art, traditional stories and film. Presented by National Museum of the American Indian. americanindian.si.edu/events
Adventure Theatre MTC
Make Way for Ducklings
February 18, 2022 to March 27, 2022 Adapted by Sandra Eskin & Michael J. Bobbitt Music & Lyrics by William Yanesh Directed by Ashleigh King Mr. and Mrs. Mallard are exhausted from their search for a starter home when they land in the Boston Public Garden as a potential home. Surprised by a few conditions in the Garden, the Mallards move on to continue their search until their baby ducklings are born. When the ducklings begin to explore the world around them, the challenges of parenthood in the busy Boston environment create a fun bit of family drama. A classic story for all ages, this world premiere musical celebrates family, Boston, children and the beings who make an unfamiliar place a home. adventuretheatre-mtc.org/in-person-productions-2021-2022-season-make-way-for-ducklings