Friday, August 7, 2020

Things To Do

Author Ellen Oh talks about her nonprofit We Need Diverse Books

Q&A: Ellen Oh, Author and Co-founder of We Need Diverse Books

Tired of seeing a lack of Asian representation in kid lit, the Bethesda author began writing her own children's books.
"Adventures in Kindness" mother-daughter author duo, Carrie and Sophia Fox

Creating kind kids

"Adventures in Kindness," a new book by a Potomac fifth grader and her mom, offers kids 52 ways to practice kindness at home, at school and in their community.
George Zaidan, author of "Ingredients"

Bethesda native George Zaidan explores the science of packaged ingredients his first book

"Ingredients" offers a layman-friendly look at the strange chemistry of the products we consume and put on our bodies every day
Gaitherburg Book Festival to host discussion on diversity

Gaitherburg Book Festival to host virtual discussion on diversity

Author Wade Hudson will moderate live panel conversation on how books can inspire empathy and understanding.

Streetcar of Historic Desire

The National Capital Trolley Museum celebrates the trolley era in Montgomery County as well as its more extensive and longer run in Washington, D.C.

Enjoyably Eerie

Exploring Edgar Allan Poe’s Richmond haunts.