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13 Museums for Movers and Shakers

D.C. has no shortage of museums but — let’s be honest – oohing-and-ahhing behind velvet ropes just doesn’t do it for little ones. Just like babies need to put things in their mouths as part of the discovery stage, kids need to  131 more words

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Photo Challenge: New Horizon

This week the Weekly Photo Challenge prompts us to look ahead at something new we want to do.

At the first of this year I finally took the leap on a new hobby I considered for a long time. 147 more words


Santa Arrives at the Depot, Dec. 2, 5 pm

5:00 pm on Friday, December 2, Santa will arrive and spend the evening visiting with children of all ages. Crafts, special holiday trains, spectacular decorations, and free cookies for all. 48 more words


Kid Savvy Stops in Savannah

In 2014, we packed up the family and headed south to Savannah for spring break. This was our first big vacation with all three kids (ages 11, 4 and two), and thus, it seems appropriate that my first family adventure blog post should be about this particular trip. 713 more words


State Railroad Museum Overflows With Visitors For Reception of Caboose No. 1208

By Herb Ryan

Hill City, SD – Over a year in the planning, The South Dakota State Railroad Museum in Hill City formally welcomed Caboose 1208 and generous donor Jeanne Bauder. 369 more words

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My Brother’s Place Model Display, 11 am Ceremony on Oct. 22

At 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 22, the iconic Las Cruces restaurant My Brother’s Place will rise again as the newest addition to the model railroad display at the Las Cruces Railroad Museum. 219 more words


Rosenberg Railroad Museum, Fall Fun

The Rosenberg Railroad Museum recently staged another successful Fall Fun Fest.  The weather was beautiful and thousands of people turned up for the event that included train exhibits and displays, LEGO brick building block play stations, a trackless train ride, face painting, kids games, a Garden Railroad, a bounce house, and good food and drinks. 16 more words