Classes and workshops All levels of knitters and crocheters are welcome at a “Handmade for the Homeless” class, where participants will make warm winter items to distribute to D.C.-area homeless individuals. Bring No. 8 or No. 10 knitting...
Children’s programs “Young Planetarium” will give kids ages 4 to 10 an introductory astronomy lesson in stars and planets of the night sky. 4 p.m. Free; first come, first serve. Rock Creek Park Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road...
Children’s programs At “Creature Feature,” children ages four to 10 will learn about Rock Creek Park wildlife and get a chance to meet and feed the animals housed in the nature center. 4 to 4:30 p.m. Free. Rock...
“We must all jump into our own icy rivers and go beyond our comfort zone to fight for the policies we need,” said U.S. Representative Jennifer Wexton (D-VA-10) before a crowd of activists preparing to jump in the frigid...
Book sale A used-book sale will feature CDs and DVDs as well as books. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free admission. Lower level, Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library, 1630 7th St. NW. 202-727-1288. Children’s programs The Kreeger Museum’s “First Studio: Story...
Classes and workshops “Tai Chi Health Lab” will offer a chance to learn about tai chi through practice and a study of texts such as “The Harvard Medical School's Guide to Tai Chi” and Kenneth Cohen's “The Art of...
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 program The Kid’s Chess Club will offer weekly chess instruction. 5 p.m. Free. Chevy Chase Library, 5625 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-282-0021. Classes and workshops The Mayor's Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs will host a tai chi class....
Children’s programs A park ranger will host a drop-in program on “Colonial Arts and Crafts” (for ages 5 and older). 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free. Old Stone House, 3051 M St. NW. 202-895-6070. A park ranger will lead a...
Children’s programs U.S. Botanic Garden docent Marjorie Abbot will host an “October Snugglers” tour for parents and care providers with a tiny one in a snuggly (no strollers or older siblings due to narrow paths and the nature of...

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