Children’s program Busboys and Poets 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 The...
■ “Speaking Layers,” featuring new paintings by Observatory Circle artist Lindsay Mullen, will open Friday with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. at Susan Calloway Fine Arts. On view through April 29, the post-impressionist works are inspired by...
Children’s programs The Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra will present a children’s program on “Growing Musical Instruments -- All About Gourds,” featuring planting tips, songs and hands-on activities. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Free. Conservatory Gallery, U.S. Botanic Garden, 100 Maryland...
Concerts Vienna-based band The Janoska Ensemble, consisting of four brothers, will perform classical music infused with jazz, gypsy, tango, latin and pop music. 3:30 p.m. Free. National Gallery of Art, 4th Street and Pennsylvania Ave. 202-842-6353. ...
Children’s programs ■ Edlavitch D.C. Jewish Community Center will host a “Little Flippers,” “Tadpoles,” and “Guppies” swim class for kids from 4 months to 5 years old in separate sessions between 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., part one of...
Children’s programs The Georgetown Library will host "Song and Dance," a weekly 20-minute program of music and movement (for ages 5 and younger). 10:30 a.m. Free. Georgetown Library, 3260 R St NW. 202-727-0232. Discovery Theater will present a screening...
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....
Concerts Twin sisters Las Áñez will sing their Latin-American songs at the Kennedy Center, combining folklore and contemporary music in an arrangements using minimal percussion, a loop station and a keyboard. 6 p.m. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center....
Children’s programs A park ranger will lead a planetarium program about the season’s brightest stars, planets and constellations (for ages 5 and older). 1 p.m. Free. Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road NW. 202-895-6070. Children will hear a...
Whittle School & Studios would love to meet you! If you want to learn more about this amazing global school, you can attend its Parent Information Event on Tuesday, September 25 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.. This event will...

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