Best events for kids this week

“Belle” by Mary Lee Corlett Author Mary Lee Corlett and illustrator Phyllis Saroff talk about their book “Belle: The Amazing, Astonishingly Magical Journey of an Artfully Painted Lady.”

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Get a taste of the newsletter with three of our top picks for this week:

‘Belle: The Amazing, Astonishingly Magical Journey of an Artfully Painted Lady’ What happens when two butterflies get away from their paintings at the National Gallery of Art? Find out when author Mary Lee Corlett and illustrator Phyllis Saroff discuss their book.

National Gaming Day Are you a Monopoly master, chess champion or Apples to Apples aficionado? Saturday you can come together with other game lovers at local libraries for National Gaming Day.

Spencer ‘Spinny’ Johnson Here’s how to get your basketball fix despite the NBA lockout. Head to National Theatre where Harlem Globetrotter Spencer “Spinny” Johnson shows off his moves.

And don’t forget that the annual Holiday Wrapping Paper Contest is underway. Read all the rules here.

 
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