uberFAMILY January Event Guide
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Winter is in full swing and braving the cold weather isn’t easy. But when you’re in a city filled with exciting activities taking place every day, who could resist? Check out our January event guide, packed with great ideas for the whole family!
Let’s Get Curious | Port Discovery
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Make January the month of curiosity and bring your family to Port Discovery for a hands-on, problem solving exhibit. Your children will feel as if they were entering Curious George’s own neighborhood, where they’ll learn about science, math and engineering.
Tot Rock | Discovery Theater
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It may be cold outside, but your little one will warm right up once they’re jammin’ at the Smithsonian. Karen K & the Jitterbugs will put a smile on everyone’s face with their humor and upbeat music. Make sure to check out Discovery Theater’s event calendar for all their winter activities.
Sunday Fun-Day | Imagination Stage
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Never struggle with making Sunday plans again! Each week, the Imagination Stage hosts their Sunday Fun-Day, filled with music, arts, and activities for children ages 1-3. Not only will your child leave with a completed craft, but materials to extend the experience at home. Pick a date and register online today.
Discovering a Lost World | Museum of Natural History
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Learn what life was like when dinosaurs ruled the land. Your child will get up close and personal with a giant, plant-eating Triceratops and learn how fossils are conserved. This exhibition is on the second floor of the museum and will remain on view until the completion of the newly renovated dinosaur and fossil hall – don’t miss out!
Chocolate Lover’s Festival | Multiple Locations
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Does your little one have a sweet tooth? Check out the City of Fairfax’s annual two-day Chocolate Lover’s Festival, filled with tastings, games and exhibits for all ages. Some events do require a fee, so make sure to check out the event schedule and plan accordingly.