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How to Choose the Right Family Photographer

FROM OUR FRIEND JULIE KUBAL Finding a quality photographer for your family photos can feel like a long, confusing, search in the dark. You’ll have to wade through dozens of websites and photo portfolios as you struggle to communicate what …

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Kids’ Eye View of the Gaithersburg Book Festival

FROM OUR FRIEND GAIL NORRIS OF THE GAITHERSBURG BOOK FESTIVAL The Gaithersburg Book Festival is a favorite springtime event for my nine-year-old twins, Brenden and Neve.  Perhaps it’s my enthusiasm for the event – I’ve been on the organizing committee …

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Done with School? Keep your Kids Motivated in the 4th Quarter

FROM OUR FRIENDS AT EDUCATIONAL CONNECTIONS Think of the last leg of a race. You’re exhausted and you can see the end in sight. It is so tempting to slow down as your motivation begins to dwindle. For kids, the …

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The Rocket’s Featured Provider: PhotoMath STEM

We asked founder Reginald Pearman, PhotoMath STEM some questions: What inspired you to start PhotoMath STEM? After twenty plus years as a photojournalist, I looked for an avenue to expose kids to math and science in photography. We started with …

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How to Prepare Your Child for Theater Camp

Believe it or not, summer vacation is just around the corner. To make sure your kids are happily occupied for the 10 or so weeks they are out of school, you might want to start looking into summer camp programs. …

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The Rocket’s Featured Provider: Bethesda Chevy Chase Sports Camp

At Bethesda Chevy Chase Sports Camp children have a great opportunity to learn the rules, techniques, and skills of basketball and or soccer, depending on which they attend.  They welcome campers of all different ages and abilities to learn, compete, …

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