Stir It Up

Go Fly a Kite

March 29, 2012

This Saturday, March 31st from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm on the grounds of the National Monument is the second annual Blossom Kite Festival.

Presented by the National Cherry Blossom Festival, this free event showcases the creativity of kite makers and fliers from across the U.S. and other countries through a variety of competitions and demonstrations.

Bring your own kite or make one there.

Contact National Cherry Blossom Kite Festival for complete schedule.

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Georgetown Gold

March 22, 2012

(Photo by: DC Honeybees)

Got bees? If the answer is no, you may be ready for your starter hive. Jeff Miller,  a Georgetown resident and  founder of the non-profit DC Honeybees, has installed hives around the city. Check out The Capital Buzz, for a video on urban honey-making.


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Harlem Globetrotter Dribbles Across Key Bridge

March 19, 2012

To kick off "Globetrotter Week," Harlem Globetrotter Herbert "Flight Time" Lang dribbled across the Potomac and into Georgetown by way of Francis Scott Key Bridge Monday afternoon.

Lang has played 13 seasons with the Globetrotters. Read more from CNN here.

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