Book signing Terence Young will sign copies of his book “Heading Out: A History of American Camping,” which shows how camping progressed from an impulse among city-dwellers to seek temporary retreat from their exhausting everyday surroundings to a form...
Classes and workshops St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Rock Creek, will host a weekly tai chi class. 2 p.m. Free. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Rock Creek, 201 Allison St. NW. 202-726-2080. The weekly “Sunset Fitness in the Park” event will...
Children’s programs Discovery Theater will present “Summer Magic,” featuring Dave Thoren (recommended for ages 5 through 12). 10:30 a.m., noon and 2 p.m.. $3 to $8. Discovery Theater, S. Dillon Ripley Center, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW. 202-633-8700. The event...
Children’s programs Discovery Theater will present “Summer Magic,” featuring Dave Thoren (recommended for ages 5 through 12). 10:30 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. $3 to $8. Discovery Theater, S. Dillon Ripley Center, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW. 202-633-8700. The event...
Book sale The Georgetown Library Friends will host a Pop-Up Book Sale with a varied selection of fiction, nonfiction and children’s books. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free admission. Lower level, Georgetown Library, 3260 R St. NW. 202-727-0232. Children’s programs ...
Children’s programs A park ranger will present a planetarian movie on “Black Holes.” 10 a.m. Free. Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road NW. 202-895-6000. A park ranger will lead a planetarium program about the season’s brightest stars, planets...
Children’s programs Children’s performer Frank Cassel will present “Rise + Rhyme,” a storytelling and performance series for ages 5 and younger. 9:30 to 11 a.m. $5 per child. Busboys and Poets Takoma, 235 Carroll St. NW. 202-726-0856. Classes and workshops ...
Children’s programs Discovery Theater will present a “Percussical” by the ensemble SOLE Defined -- a twist on percussive dance and the traditional musical, with performers turning their bodies into human drums (recommended for ages 5 through 16). 10:30 a.m.,...
Children’s program Discovery Theater will present a “Percussical” by the ensemble SOLE Defined -- a twist on percussive dance and the traditional musical, with performers turning their bodies into human drums (recommended for ages 5 through 16). 10:30 a.m....
Children’s programs “Reptiles Alive!” will offer a chance to meet live animals and learn funny stories and facts about them. 4 p.m. Free. Mount Pleasant Library, 3160 16th St. NW. 202-671-3121. The Georgetown Library’s July film series will feature...

Top Stories