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The Weekend Guide

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On pointe.

STRETCH
Barre3 Opens in Georgetown
What:
The studio’s first D.C. outpost (in the city’s second oldest building) offers its patented 60-minute blend of yoga, Pilates, and ballet barre work designed to improve muscle tone and fight stress.
Why: Belly up to the barre for a different kind of six-pack.
When: Full class schedule online
Where: 1000 Wisconsin Ave. NW, ste. g100 (202-450-3905). Thru Jan. 10, classes are free if you pre-register online at barre3.com.

NOSH
Fojol Bros. Unveil Volathai
What: The mustachioed brothers, ringmasters of the lunchtime food-truck circus, proudly announce the arrival of their newest downtown mobile.
Why: Break midday for pad thai with sides of green curry and drunken noodles, plus a signature sideshow.
When: Daily, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Follow @fojolbros on Twitter for locations.

APPLAUD
Time Stands Still
What: A searing drama featuring local ingenue Holly Twyford that follows an injured photojournalist who learns some images can’t be erased. 
Why: The Donald Margulies-penned work earned a Tony nom in 2010 for Best Play.
When: Thru Feb. 12. Tues.-Fri., 8 p.m.; Sat., 2 & 8 p.m.; Sun., 2 & 7 p.m.
Where: The Studio Theatre, 1501 14th St. NW (202-332-3300). Tickets ($35-$69) online at studiotheatre.org.

SHOP
Post-Holiday Blowout Sale
What: Get thee to Urban Chic Fairfax to score sale items, including pieces from DVF, Milly, and Trina Turk, at an additional 40 percent off through Sunday, then at an additional 50 percent off starting Monday.
Why: New year, new wardrobe.
When: Thru Jan. 14. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 11889 Grand Commons Ave., Fairfax (703-825-7218).

CRAFT
Knit Easy Mittens at Stitch DC
What: Keep winter digits warm by handcrafting your own mittens (flip-top or regular) in a midday course ($50, plus materials) that covers everything from knitting in the round to making the perfect thumb.
Why: With the help of instructor Marie Connolly, cross “learn new skills” off your resolution list in less than three hours.
When: Sun., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Where: Stitch DC classroom, 4000 Albemarle St. NW, ste. 409/410. Register online at constantcontact.com

Photo: Courtesy of Barre3

LOCATIONS
Barre3
1000 Wisconsin Ave NW
ste g100
Washington, DC 20007
202-450-3905
Stitch DC
4000 Albemarle St NW
ste 409/410
Washington, DC 20016
Urban Chic Fairfax
11889 Grand Commons Ave
@ Summit Corner Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030
1501 14th St NW
@ P St
Washington, DC 20005
202-332-3300
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