LU SUR LE NET – 5 Rules for a Really Good Trip With the Kids

The amount of advice for traveling with kids can be overwhelming. But like most of us grown-ups, children often become good travelers through a lucky mix of nature and nurture: Some kids are flexible, some crave a routine, and some are just completely thrown off kilter by the travails of delayed planes, any change in schedule, and jet lag.

Nonetheless, here are five ways to make the time away from home easier for kids — and adults. Lire la suite


Festival (gratuit): World of Montgomery Festival (15 octobre 2017)

The World of Montgomery Festival celebrates and displays the rich cultural heritages of
Montgomery County and the Washington, D.C., area. The festival will be held Sunday,
October 15, at Montgomery College’s Rockville Campus, 51 Mannakee Street in Rock-
ville, from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. MCPS is proud to be a partner in this year’s festival. The
free event includes an international village, a global kitchen with chef demonstrations of
traditional ethnic food, a craft market, a Parade of Cultures, two performance stages of traditional dance and music, connections through service, traditional arts, and fun interactive activities for the whole family. For more information, visit

Festival culinaire (gratuit) à ne pas manquer ce mois-ci à Bethesda (MD): Taste of Bethesda

Ce samedi 7 octobre 2017 de 11 heures à 16h à Bethesda.

The Taste of Bethesda food and music festival takes place inbethesda Woodmont Triangle along Norfolk, St. Elmo, Cordell, Del Ray & Auburn Avenues

Pour en savoir plus, cliquez ici

Musées gratuits aux Etats-Unis aujourd’hui!

Saturday, Sept. 23 is Museum Day Live! The annual event sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine celebrates museums across the country and offers free admission to participating cultural institutions to anyone with a Museum Day Live! ticket.

Each ticket provides free admission for two people. You can download your free ticket here.

MUSIQUE – Les Nubians à DC

Les Nubians is an Afropean, Urban, R&B Grammy-nominated duo of sisters Hélène and Célia Faussart from Paris France. In 1985 they moved with their parents to Chad, Africa, and returned to Bordeaux seven years later where they began their musical career and producing poetry slams in Paris. Les Nubians’ critically acclaimed debut album, Princesses Nubiennes, was released by Virgin Records in France in 1998.  They have become one of the most successful French-language musical groups in the U.S., and are best known for their Billboard R&B Single « Makeda » from their debut album.  Les Nubians were the 1999 Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards winners for Best New Artist, Group or Duo and received two NAACP Image Awards nominations in 2000. RSVP Here

Et aussi Samir LanGus
Samir is a traditional musician from Agadir, Morocco.  Samir began learning Gnawa, a traditional, spiritual trance music at 8 years old and has inspired by many musicians, including Gnawa masters such as Hamid el Kasri and Hassan Ben Jaafer. He has performed across the United States and has used his particular music genre to promote the rich cultural diversity of Morocco and of the African continent.