Short Stuff News and Notes

Short Stuff: November 2020

Check out these local offerings providing education, care, music, cooking lessons and transitioning youth resources.

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Herndon Children’s Center

Herndon Children’s Center is a non-profit, NAEYC Accredited, VA-DSS licensed child care program tucked away from traffic in a quiet business park in Herndon, Va. They offer children from 3 months to 8 years a loving and caring environment to learn, play and grow within. For more information, check out


Little Folks School

Little Folks School

At Little Folks School, children learn through active exploration and interaction in a carefully prepared environment. We focus on educating the whole child, including physical, social-emotional, and cognitive growth and development of our students. Little Folks School provides a unique space for inspiring natural curiosity and creative expression. Contact, 202-333-6571 or visit We’re located at 3247 Q St., NW, Washington, DC 20007



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International School of Music

Give your kids something to get excited about and start them on virtual or in-person music lessons with the International School of Music! Their fun, engaging and personalized lessons are taught by some of the best instructors in the area in all instruments and voice. Call 301-365-5888 or visit



Transitioning Youth Fair

Transitioning Youth Virtual Resource Fair

Calling all teens/young adults with intellectual disABILITIES and their families! Transitioning Youth Virtual Resource Fair via Zoom, November 14, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. YouTube Exhibit Hall + webinars on transition, mental health, government benefits, jobs and more. Free registration and info at




Welcome to Holiday Cooking and Preparations at Cookology. Let our pro chef lead you to a flawless execution of your Holiday Celebration. We will walk you through our recipes and advise you on how you can safely store and make ahead dishes for your holiday celebrations. During your sessions, ask our chefs for pro-tips on how you might elevate your social events. Classes are approximately 90 minutes-two hours.