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Early Childhood ProgramsAge-appropriate early childhood programs for children ages 1 – 4.
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Innovative programs to nurture the talents of middle and high school students.
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Individual, team, and drop-in sports.
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Specialized services for individuals with disabilities.
A diverse selection of break camps and summer camps.
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Saturday, January 15, 2022 | 10:00 AM
to 11:00 AM
Clara Barton, heroine of the Civil War and founder of the American Red Cross, broke through many barriers in her long career of dedicated public service. Her advocacy for the rights of African Americans and women, public education and other causes touched people all over the world. In recognition of her 200th birthday, commemorate Clara Barton’s life and accomplishments with an illustrated talk by a park ranger from the Clara Barton National Historic Site in Glen Echo, Maryland.
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