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Kindergarten Information Night (Tues 12/6) at Takoma Children’s School

If you have a child entering kindergarten in the fall of 2017 or 2018 and have questions about area kindergarten programs, please join families of the Takoma Children's School (TCS) on Tuesday, December 6th from 7 pm to 9 pm for Kindergarten Info Night.
TCS is located at 6925 Willow Street, Washington, DC (downtown Takoma Park across from CVS).
Purpose: This event will help parents learn more about what to expect and better understand … Continue Reading ››

Map of Proposed Locations for Dog Park

The first step in the process of establishing a dog park is to get approval of a site. Two sites have been proposed by the committee as shown in the map below, along with additional sites proposed by neighbors. Download PDF: Proposed Dog Park Sites (The PDF map is larger.)Map Key
Primary Site - Red Square with "1" Inside ( on Whittier Street)
Secondary Site - Red Square with "2" Inside (On Van Buren between … Continue Reading ››

Busboys and Poets

One of DC's most popular chains has opened a branch in Takoma, at 235 Carroll St, NW.   Inside, along with a bar, the restaurant, a media room for meetings, movies, and music, there is a small branch of Politics and Prose bookstore.  The place is jumping!  For information, see the website.Busboys and Poets