From an email:
“Come get a taste of the Kennedy Center in your backyard as the National Symphony Orchestra takes over DC Department of Park and Recreation’s Emery Heights Community Center! This is a partnership with NSO’s “In Your Neighborhood” concert series.
Experience this free, full orchestral concert headlined by Joseph Young conducting a family-friendly program featuring vocalist and songwriter Imani-Grace Cooper performing alongside Kennedy Center Composer-in-Residence Carlos Simon. Arrive early to have to meet composer Carlos Simon and take part in a group mural painting to commemorate the event. RSVP today at DPR.events.
Wednesday, September 22
Emery Heights Community Center | 5801 Georgia Avenue NW
Mural Painting: 5:30-7:15 p.m.
Meet the Composer Workshop: 6-7 p.m.
Full Orchestra Concert: 7:30 p.m.”
7th and G Street, NW (entrance on 7th Street) When we posted about the Taco Bell Cantina coming to Chinatown last week a few folks mentioned the Chick Fil A…
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Thanks to Caroline for sending the awesome closeup above: “Cooper’s Hawk on the look out for a bite to eat at Montrose Park!” And thanks to Kerrie for sending with…
Thanks to B. for sending: “No driver inside. At 17th and K. Yes MD tags.”
One of the oldest, youth-led Black History Month film festivals in the Washington Metropolitan area returns for its 20th year, free and open to the public with suggested donations. Solutions Through Film leverages the power of film as a medium