March 15 to 18 Used Book Sale for Kids, Teens & Teachers. All ages (family-friendly event). Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 3:30 p.m. What started as a little corner in our semi-annual sale has since grown into something amazing! Beautiful children's books, from board books to middle grades, excellent teaching and educational materials and a separate sale just for books for teens (13-19), with everything from test prep to graphic novels to required reading, makes this a must-visit event! Visits with The Bunny are free. Space is limited and families are encouraged to reserve a time in advance online. FREE Reston Regional Library, Reston, VA.

March 16, 17 and 18 Journey to "Never Never Land" with Peter Pan Jr. Kids ages 7+. Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. In partnership with Kensington Arts Theatre (KAT) Second Stage, Arts on the Green presents Peter Pan Jr., a young performer's edition of the timeless family musical. Tickets online. $$ The Arts Barn, Gaithersburg, MD.

March 16, 17 and 18 Super Pet Expo. All ages (family-friendly event). Friday 3 to 8 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and SUnday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exciting edutainment for pet lovers. Shop the best pet products from over 150+ local and national exhibitors. Leashed, friendly pets are always. Meet with local rescues to learn about adoption. Training, nutrution and health experts will be on hand. Enjoy Repticon and see reptiles from around the world - exotic snakes, lizards and more! $$ Dulles Expo Center, Chantilly, VA.

March 17 and 18 54th Annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show. All ages (family-friendly event). Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Presented by the Gem, Lapidary and Mineral Society of Montgomery County. Over 40 exhibits including GPAA gold panning, free kid's activities including mini-mine, fluorescent minerals, door prizes and more. Twenty dealers from around the country. Kids under 11 are free. $$ Montgomery County Fairgrounds, Gaithersburg, MD.

March 17 and 18 The Snow White Variety Show. Kids ages 6+. 2 p.m. All the fun of just about every TV show genre you can imagine is jam-packed into this wild and fast-paced comedy! This is a part-talk-show, part-reality show dramatic retelling of a classic story you thought you knew performed by talented local young actors! The dwarves team up to share their own side of Snow White's story. Tickets online. $$ The Old Firehouse, McLean, VA.

March 17 Kids in the Castle. All ages (family-friendly event). 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Children and parents are invited to wander through the house at their own pace and complete a photo scavenger hunt to win prizes. Once finished they can relax and play games in the museum's Castle Garden. Children can let their imaginations wander as they take in three floors of this ornate mansion, while also learning about history in a fun and engaging environment. Preregistration required. FREE Heurich House Museum, Washington, DC.

March 18 5th Annual Maker Faire NoVa. All ages (family-friendly event). 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these "makers" to show hobbies, experiments, projects. A showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. Tickets online. $$ George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.

March 18 Easter Bunny Magical Moments for Kids with Special Needs All ages (family-friendly event). 9 to 10:30 a.m. The Bunny welcomes children of all ages and abilities! This compassionate, sensory friendly event allows families with children within every spectrum of special needs to experience the time-honored tradition of a visit with the Easter Bunny, in a comforting environment prior to public hours. Accommodations are made to support the sensory, physical and developmental needs of this special audience. FREE Lakeforest Mall, Gaithersurg, MD.

March 20 The Story of Anne Frank. Grades 6 to 8. 10:15 a.m. and noon. This meticulously researched production provides an engaging and accessible approach to this time in history as it tells the story of a remarkable young woman. Celebrating the courage and strength of Anne and her companions in the Secret Annex, The Story of Anne Frank offers an opportunity to reflect on a young person's perseverance in the face of unimaginable odds. $$ Publick Playhouse, Cherverly, MD.

March 24 Save 50% on tickets! DC Baby Show All ages (family-friendly event). 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A sister event to the New York Baby Show and LA Baby Show, no other event provides a better experience than the DC Baby Show. With it's unique connection to the JPMA Baby Show, an industry event, the DC Baby Show will give attendees a look at products and brands they have never seen at other baby shows! This event is fit for new and expectant parents as well as care givers and baby services professionals. You'll discover a family-friendly jamboree of top brands, great speakers and seminars, lots of learning, support, bonding and fun as you make your way into parenthood Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C. When registering online, use Promo Code WASHINGTONPARENT50 & save 50% on tickets!

Get Your Tickets Now! Experience Shen Yun Kids ages 4+. April 10 through 15 at The Kennedy Center Oprea House, Washington, D.C. Shen Yun pushes the boundaries of the performing arts, melding timeless artistry with cutting-edge innovation-transporting you to a world where legends come to life. Discover the breathtaking beauty of classical Chinese dance, and treat yourself to Shen Yun's unique blend of costuming, high-tech backdrops, and live orchestra. Be prepared for a theater experience like no other. Tickets online.