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Exiled, America's Deported Veterans

Mt Pleasant Library
Fri. Oct 4

Jazz in the Garden: Dixie Power Trio

National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
Mon. Aug 19

Jazz in the Garden: Funky Dawgz Brass Band

National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
Fri. Aug 23

The Recent Discovery of Organic Matter on Mars

Library of Congress
Thu. Sep 12

Exploring our Escaping Atmosphere

Library of Congress
Thu. Oct 17

Space Lasers and Satellite Measurements

Library of Congress
Thu. Dec 5

Live from the Lawn: UkeFest Finale

Strathmore
Wed. Aug 21

Live from the Lawn: Aaron Abernathy

Strathmore
Wed. Aug 28

Art Walk in the Park

Glen Echo Park
Fri. Sep 6

Archive Challenge Sampler Concert

Library of Congress
Wed. Aug 21

Les Filles de Illighadad

Library of Congress
Thu. Sep 19

Lunchtime with the Arts at Mason-NOVATEQ

Reston Town Center
Thu. Sep 26

Summerbration: Battery Lane

Reston Station
Fri. Aug 23

Summerbration Fun Brunch: Rocknoceros

Reston Station
Sat. Aug 24

Target Family Night: The U.S. Air Force Band

The Kennedy Center
Tue. Aug 20

MK Zulu

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Aug 21

Victory Boyd

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Aug 23

Saxophone Genesis

The Kennedy Center
Sun. Aug 25

Oh He Dead

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Aug 28

East River Jazz Collective

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Thu. Aug 29

Mad Science of DC at Lubber Run Amphitheater

Lubber Run Amphitheater
Sun. Sep 8

The Great Zucchini at Lubber Run Amphitheater

Lubber Run Amphitheater
Sun. Sep 15

Landmark Lecture: Bound by Fortune and Fortitude

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Nov 19

Landmark Lecture: Houses Divided

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Oct 22

Landmark Lecture: Unhappy Separations

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Sep 24

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Aug 28

Gallery Talk: New York Ave Sculpture Project

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Aug 21

Architecture Tour

Dumbarton Oaks
Sep. 6 – Nov. 1

Closing Reception: July Exhibit: For the Love of Art

Reston Community Center
Sun. Aug 18

Fall Plant Sale and Picnic

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Sun. Sep 29

M.A.K.U SoundSystem

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Fri. Aug 30

Engineering 101

College Park Aviation Museum
Sep. 21, 2019 – Jan. 19, 2020

Library of Congress National Book Festival

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

NSO Orchestra: Labor Day Capitol Concert 2019

West Lawn US Capitol
Sun. Sep 1

Greenbelt Labor Day Festival

Roosevelt Center
Aug. 30 – Sep. 2

Kensington Labor Day Parade

Howard and Armory Avenues
Mon. Sep 2

American Roots Concert Series: Steve Poltz

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sun. Sep 15

American Roots Concert Series: Freddy & Francine

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sun. Sep 22

Hill Center’s Annual Family Day + Concert

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sun. Sep 29

Lake Anne Jazz and Blues Festival

Lake Anne Plaza
Sat. Aug 31

Artists’ Discussion: Line of Sight

Waverly Street Gallery
Sat. Sep 21

Opening Reception: Line of Sight

Waverly Street Gallery
Fri. Sep 13

Opening Reception: Veronica Melendez Photography Exhibit

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Aug 31

Jubilee Voices at Library of Congress

Library of Congress
Wed. Aug 21

Over the Line: Closing Reception

Zenith Gallery
Sat. Oct 12

Oktoberfest

Arts Barn
Sun. Oct 13

Warrior Women

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Thu. Nov 14

Migration and Displacement Themed Story Time

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Aug. 19 – 26

Reston Multicultural Festival

Lake Anne Plaza
Sat. Sep 28

Signature Theatre's Open House

Signature Theatre
Sun. Aug 18

Mi Casa, Su Casa: A Migration Celebration

College Park Aviation Museum
Sat. Sep 21

The Apollo Orchestra with Carter Brey, Cellist

Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church
Sun. Nov 17

The Apollo Orchestra with Cho-Liang Lin, Violin

Church of the Little Flower
Fri. Oct 18

The Apollo Orchestra with Chris Gekker, Trumpet

Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School
Sat. Sep 14

Harvest Moon Festival

Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza
Sun. Aug 25

Downstairs (MGM, 1932)

Library of Congress
Thu. Sep 19

Cultural Capital: Step Afrika!

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Fri. Aug 30

Free Community Day: September

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Sep 1

Gallery Talk: More is More: Multiples

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Sep 4

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Sep 1

6 @ 35 - Fabricating Culture

Zenith Sculpture Space
Wed. Sep 18

Global Sounds on the Hill: Che Apalache

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Sep 10

Pottery on the Hill Show & Sale

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Nov. 2 & 3

Pokeman: Detective Pikachu

Greenbelt Community Center
Tue. Aug 20

Art All Night at the AU Museum

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Sep 14

Early Fall Opening Reception

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Sep 7

Family Day at the AU Museum

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Oct 19

Free Parking: WD Printmaking

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thu. Sep 26

Gallery Talk: Moves Like Walter

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Sep 28

Gallery Talk: Topographies of Life

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Sep 7

Interference concert

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thu. Oct 3

Young Portrait Explorers: Maurice Sendak

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Mon. Aug 26

Who Am I?

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Aug 18

Portrait Story Days: Juliette Gordon Low

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Aug 31

Portrait Story Days: Charles Lindbergh

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Aug. 24 & 25

REMIX: Soundtrack to Summer

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Aug 22

Community Open House

Round House Theatre
Sat. Aug 24

LOC National Book Festival: José Andrés, Main Stage

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Raina Telgemeierm , Main Stage

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: David McCullough, Main Stage

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Michael Beschloss, Main Stage

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Joyce Carol Oates - Genre Fiction

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Ann Beattie, Genre Fiction

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Poetry Slam, Teens

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Fabien Cousteau, Children's Purple Stage

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Jennifer & Matthew Holm, Children's Purple Stage

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: R.J. Palacio, Children's Purple Stage

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Conversation: Finding Their Voices, Teens

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC: National Book Festival: David Maraniss, History & Biography

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Rick Atkinson, History & Biography

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

Priced Out

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Fri. Nov 8

My Brooklyn

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Fri. Dec 13

Southwest Remembered: A Story of Urban Renewal

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jan 11, 2020

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Theodore Greene

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jan 18, 2020

LOC National Book Festival: Barbara Kingsolver, Fiction

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

LOC National Book Festival: Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Sat. Aug 31

Director’s Essay Prize Lecture and Prize Ceremony

Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard
Fri. Sep 6

In Focus: John Muir

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Sep 5

Portrait Discovery Kits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 7 – Nov. 30

Young Portrait Explorers: Celia Cruz

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 9 & 23

Art AfterWords: A Book Discussion

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Nov 19

Artist Talk—Portraits of the World: Korea

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Wed. Sep 11

Curator Tour – The Outwin 2019: American Portraiture Today

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Oct 27

Curator Tour—Storied Women of the Civil War

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Sep 29

Día de los Muertos

Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard
Sat. Nov 2

In Focus: Chief Joseph

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Nov 7

In Focus: The Four Justices

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Oct 3

March on Washington Film Festival: The Me I Want to Sing

Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium
Sat. Sep 28

Morning with the Girl Scouts

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 23

Portrait InSight

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 21 & Nov. 16

Portrait Signs

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 24 – Nov. 23

Portrait Signs

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 26 – Nov. 23

Portraiture 101

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 1 & Nov. 5

REMIX: The Future is Female

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Sep 26

¡Muévete! Hispanic Heritage Month Community Day

Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard
Sat. Sep 28

Young Portrait Explorers: Frida Kahlo

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 13 & 28

Young Portrait Explorers: American Indian Heritage Month

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 18 & 25

See Me at the Portrait Gallery

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 10 – Nov. 12

Cultural Capital: Mujeres de Cine—Journey to a Mother’s Room

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 6

Museum Day

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Sep 21

Free Community Day: October

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Oct 6

Free Community Day: November

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Nov 3

Free Community Day: December

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Dec 1

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Sep 11

New York Ave Sculpture Project

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Sep 18

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Sep 25

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 2

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 9

Women Artists of the Dutch Golden Age

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 16

Gallery Talk: Judy Chicago—The End

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 23

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 30

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 6

Gallery Talk: Judy Chicago—The End

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 13

Gallery Talk: Women Artists of the Dutch Golden Age

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 20

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 27

Gallery Talk: Judy Chicago—The End

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Dec 4

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Dec 11

Gallery Talk: Women Artists of the Dutch Golden Age

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Dec 18

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 8, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 15, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 22, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 29, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 19, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 26, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 12, 2020

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Oct 6

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Nov 3

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Dec 1

Young Learners Tour: Animal Adventure

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Oct 19

Young Learners Program: Read for the Record 2019

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thu. Nov 7

Young Learners Tour: Spotting Shapes and Looking for Lines

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Dec 14

Young Learners Tour: Color-Full Fun

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Feb 15, 2020

Shenson Chamber Music Concert: Jamie Bernstein and Spencer Myer

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 2

Brunch and Party with Step Afrika!

City Winery
Sat. Aug 24

Dance with Step Afrika! at Yards Park!

The Yards Park
Sun. Aug 25

From the Stono Rebellion to Stepping

Shaw Neighborhood Library
Mon. Aug 26

From the Stono Rebellion to Stepping

Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library
Tue. Aug 27

From the Stono Rebellion to Stepping

Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Neighborhood Library
Wed. Aug 28

Lunchtime Performance with Step Afrika!

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Fri. Aug 30

Jones Benally Family Dancers

Library of Congress
Tue. Sep 10

Chucho Valdés - Jazz Batá

Library of Congress
Sat. Oct 12

Fretwork with Iestyn Davies

Library of Congress
Wed. Oct 16

Tank & the Bangas

Library of Congress
Fri. Oct 25

Quicksilver - Founder's Day Concert

Library of Congress
Wed. Oct 30

Midori, violin & Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano

Library of Congress
Sat. Nov 2

A Cabaret Evening with Norm Lewis

Library of Congress
Thu. Nov 14

Chopin: the Raphael of the Piano

Library of Congress
Sat. Nov 16

Irish Chamber Orchestra

Library of Congress
Wed. Nov 20

Leila Josefowicz, violin & John Novacek, piano

Library of Congress
Sat. Nov 23

Twin Spirits

Library of Congress
Thu. Dec 5

Clara Schumann at 200

Library of Congress
Fri. Dec 6

The Creative Spark Book Club

Del Ray Artisans
Sat. Sep 28

A Band Called Death

Library of Congress
Thu. Jan 23, 2020

Dunedin Consort

Library of Congress
Thu. Jan 30, 2020

Asko|Schönberg

Library of Congress
Jan. 31 & Feb. 1, 2020

Skride Piano Quartet

Library of Congress
Wed. Feb 5, 2020

Phaeton Trio

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 7, 2020

Perfection: The Laurent Crystal Flute, 1807-1848

Library of Congress
Sat. Feb 15, 2020

Miranda Cuckson & Friends

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 21, 2020

Sphinx Virtuosi

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 28, 2020

Concerto Köln

Library of Congress
Sat. Feb 29, 2020

Arabesque Marouan Benabdallah

Library of Congress
Sat. Mar 14, 2020

Takács Quartet

Library of Congress
Tue. Mar 17, 2020

Tabea Zimmermann, viola | Javier Perianes, piano

Library of Congress
Wed. Mar 18, 2020

The Creative Spark Book Club

Del Ray Artisans
Sat. Nov 9

College Park Day

College Park Aviation Museum
Sat. Oct 5

Model Airplane Demonstration Flights

College Park Aviation Museum
Mon. Sep 2

Fiesta de los Reyes Magos (Three Kings Day)

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Sun. Jan 5, 2020

Flamenco en Familia

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Sat. Nov 9

#Declassified: Manuscript Music for Men’s Chorus

Library of Congress
Sat. Mar 28, 2020

Conrad Tao, piano | Caleb Teicher, tap dance

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 4, 2020

Miles Davis: The Birth of the Cool

Library of Congress
Thu. Apr 9, 2020

The Ballad of Fred Hersch

Library of Congress
Thu. Apr 16, 2020

The Jazz Loft According to W. Eugene Smith

Library of Congress
Thu. Apr 23, 2020

Fly Higher: Charlie Parker @ 100

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 11, 2020

Bang on a Can All Stars | Field Recordings

Library of Congress
Fri. Apr 17, 2020

#Declassified: The Beethoven Complex

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 25, 2020

Evil and the Anti-Hero Film Series: Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Sep 27

Evil and the Anti-Hero Film Series: Kontrol (2003)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Oct 25

Evil and the Anti-Hero Film Series: Brother From Another Planet (1984)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Dec 6

2019 Art All Night at the KCC

Korean Cultural Center DC
Sat. Sep 14

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Lance Freeman

Woodridge Neighborhood Library
Sat. Sep 7

Washington in the 2000’s

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Thu. Nov 7

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Stephen Danley

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Feb 22, 2020

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Brandi T. Summers

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Mar 21, 2020

James Renwick Alliance Distinguished Artist Lecture: Tom Loeser

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sun. Sep 22

Flux Quartet with Oliver Lake and Donal Fox

Library of Congress
May. 1 & 2, 2020

International Contemporary Ensemble

Library of Congress
Fri. May 8, 2020

Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata: Two Visions

Library of Congress
Fri. May 15, 2020

#Declassified: Fly Space 3: Attack of the Stacks

Library of Congress
Sat. May 16, 2020

Big Band Evening: Strayhorn Known and Unknown

Library of Congress
Thu. May 28, 2020

Paris Blues

Library of Congress
Fri. May 29, 2020

Anatomy of a Murder

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30, 2020

Billy Strayhorn Symposium

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30, 2020

The Bill Charlap Trio with Jon Faddis

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30, 2020

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Library of Congress
Fri. Jul 24, 2020

Arlington Visual Art Studio Tour

Arlington Artists Alliance
Sep. 28 & 29

The Apollo Orchestra with Roberto Diaz, viola

Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church
Sun. Jan 12, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Peter Orth, piano

The Kennedy Center
Thu. Mar 5, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Michelle Kim, violin

Church of the Epiphany
Sun. May 17, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra presents Rossini’s Stabat Mater

Church of the Little Flower
Sun. Jun 14, 2020

Monumental Theatre Company presents Montgomery

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sat. Aug 31

Synetic Theater's The Tempest + Movement Storytelling Workshop

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sun. Sep 1

In Series Theatre present Stormy Weather

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Mon. Sep 2

The United States Air Force String Quartet

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Tue. Sep 3

Mellifera

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Sep 4

Sariyah Idan

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Thu. Sep 5

Brandee Younger

Studio K of the REACH
Sun. Sep 8

The Broadway Collective

REACH Plaza Stage
Mon. Sep 9

Keali'i Reichel

REACH Plaza Stage
Tue. Sep 10

DC Strings Workshop

REACH Plaza Stage
Wed. Sep 11

Night Glitter

The Terrace Gallery in the REACH
Fri. Sep 13

J.PERIOD & The Live Mixtape ft. Mumu Fresh

Studio K of the REACH
Sat. Sep 14

Dan & Claudia Zanes

REACH Plaza Stage
Sun. Sep 15

DCPS Teacher Showcase

REACH Plaza Stage
Mon. Sep 16

Step Team Showcase

REACH Plaza Stage
Tue. Sep 17

Latin Dance School Showcase

REACH Plaza Stage
Wed. Sep 18

Kennedy Center Youth Showcase

REACH Plaza Stage
Thu. Sep 19

National Dance Day

REACH Plaza Stage
Sat. Sep 21

The U.S. Army Band Pershing's Own Saxophone Quartet

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Mon. Sep 23

Yiddish Tango from Warsaw

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Tue. Sep 24

Toko Telo

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Sep 25

La Mojarra Electrica

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Thu. Sep 26

Nitty Scott

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Fri. Sep 27

Dal’Ouna Ensemble & The Atlantic Reed Consort

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sat. Sep 28

Lucibela

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sun. Sep 29

Sintesis

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Mon. Sep 30

SCHOOL'S OUT!: Spider-Man: Into the Spider Verse

Greenbelt Community Center
Tue. Aug 27

Storytime On Screen

Greenbelt Community Center
Mon. Aug 26

Creative Practice Book Club

The Art League
Thu. Sep 26

Mini Makers Book Cover Edition

The Art League
Wed. Aug 21

The Art History Book Club

The Art League
Thu. Sep 12

Opening Reception: The all-media Go Dark Exhibit

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Oct 5

Opening Reception: The Migrant Quilt Project

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Nov 9

Artists reception: Chaos Art Exhibition

Gallery Underground
Fri. Oct 4

Celebration of Native American Veterans

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Sat. Sep 21

Film Screening: The Warrior Tradition

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Tue. Oct 29

Hispanic Heritage Month Concert: New Inca Son

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Sat. Sep 14

Lakota Music Project with the South Dakota Symphony Chamber Ensemble

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Sat. Oct 19

The Life of a Poet: A Conversation with Ron Charles + Carmen Giménez Smith

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Wed. Sep 11

Project ChArma

Dance Place
Thu. Sep 26

Urban Gardening Series: Summer Harvest, Looking to the Future

Martha's Table at the Commons
Sat. Aug 24

Shake Up Your Saturday: I Take My Leave

Folger Theatre
Sat. Dec 7

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 6 – 27

Open Studio

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 6 – 27

Portrait Story Days: Marisol Escobar

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 7 & 8

Portrait Story Days: Sonia Sotomayor

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 14 & 15

Portrait Story Days: Celia Cruz

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 21 & 22

Portrait Story Days: José Limón

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Sep 29

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 1 – 29

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sep. 6 – Nov. 29

Drawn to Figures: How to Draw Feet

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 13 & 16

Drawn to Figures: How to Draw Hands

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 6 & 9

Open Studio

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 1 – 29

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Pocahontas

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 2 & 3

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Sequoyah

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 9 & 10

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Sitting Bull

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 23 & 24

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Zitkala-Ša

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 30

Portrait Story Days: Dolores Huerta

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 5 & 6

Portrait Story Days: Frida Kahlo

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 12 & 13

Portrait Story Days: Pedro Martinez

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Oct 19

Strike A Prose: Writing for Justice (non-fiction)

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Oct 8

Strike a Prose: Write from Your Soul (cross-genre)

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 22 & 25

Strike a Prose: Crafting Dialogue (fiction)

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 15 & 18

Ongoing Events

Tour: Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Building

Library of Congress
Thru Feb. 1, 2020

Tour: Anderson House

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thru Dec. 31

New York Ave Sculpture Project

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Sep. 20, 2020

Portraits of the World: Korea Exhibition

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Nov. 17

Americans

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2022

Nation to Nation

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2021

Our Universes

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Sep. 30, 2020

Return to a Native Place

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jan. 1, 2022

The Great Inka Road

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jun. 1, 2020

Gallery Tours

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31

The Architecture of the Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

Story Time in our Explore! Family Space

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri

Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

In Mid-Sentence

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Mar. 29, 2020

One Life: Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 17, 2020

Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote

National Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021

Revolutionary Reflections: French Memories of the War for America

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thru Oct. 27

Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the Vote

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 1, 2020

La Cascada by Luzinterruptus

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Thru Sep. 27

Section 14: The Other Palm Springs

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jan. 1, 2020

Right to the City @Shaw Neighborhood Library

Shaw Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Right to the City @Mt Pleasant Library

Mt Pleasant Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Right to the City @Anacostia Neighborhood Library

Anacostia Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Right to the City @Woodridge Neighborhood Library

Woodridge Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Water: The Mirror of Life

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Thru Sep. 27

Royal Philatelic Society London’s 150th Anniversary

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Oct. 18 – 19

Play - Protection - Peril

H-Space
Thru Aug. 25

Miniature Shakespeare Books from the Harner Collection

Folger Shakespeare Library
Thru Dec. 31

Uncommon Alexandria Art Exhibit

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital
Thru Sep. 29

Solo Exhibitions

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thru Sep. 8

Finding Home: Blending Visual Art and Poetry Exhibit

Reston Community Center at Lake Anne
Thru Aug. 24

Fresh Meat Art Exhibit

Del Ray Artisans
Thru Sep. 1

Line of Sight

Waverly Street Gallery
Sep. 8 – Oct. 5

Veronica Melendez Photography Exhibit

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Aug. 19 – Sep. 9

Earthly Elements Earth, air, fire, water - and spirit

Waverly Street Gallery
Oct. 9 – Nov. 2

Over the Line

Zenith Gallery
Thru Oct. 12

Grace Hartigan and Helene Herzbrun: Reframing Abstract Expressionism

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sep. 3 – Oct. 20

Moves Like Walter: New Curators Open the Corcoran Legacy Collection

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sep. 3 – Oct. 20

Our World Above: Monoprints and Glass by Annette Lerner

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sep. 3 – Oct. 20

Prints & Artists: WD Printmaking Workshop 1970-Present

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sep. 3 – Oct. 20

Topographies of Life: Pam Rogers, Lynn Sures, Mel Watkin

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sep. 3 – Oct. 20

America’s First Veterans

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Nov. 8, 2019 – Apr. 5, 2020

Art Mirrors Culture - Reston Multicultural Festival Exhibit

Reston Community Center
Sep. 9 – Oct. 6

Say it With Flowers - A fiber art exhibit by Anne Smyers

Reston Community Center
Sep. 16 – Oct. 31

6@35 - Fabricating Culture

Zenith Sculpture Space
Aug. 19, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020

Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 31, 2020

Storied Women of the Civil War Era

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 8, 2022

Recent Acquisitions

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Nov. 3

Jen Noone: Sort of, Kind of, Almost

Arlington Arts Center
Thru Sep. 7

Transitional Objects

Arlington Arts Center
Thru Sep. 7

Jason Horowitz: Ashton Heights Re/seen

Arlington Arts Center
Thru Sep. 7

The REACH Opening Festival

The Kennedy Center
Sep. 7 – 22

K-Wave: Character Exhibition

Korean Cultural Center DC
Thru Aug. 28

Fire. Earth. Water. Air.

Gallery Underground
Thru Aug. 30

Capitol Hill Art League presents all-media Road Trip Exhibit

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sep. 14 – 28

Illustration Exhibit

The Art League
Sep. 10 – Oct. 6

September Zeitgeist Exhibit

The Art League
Sep. 10 – Oct. 6

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop presents the Migrant Quilt Project

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Oct. 28 – Dec. 9

October Open Exhibit juried by Debbie Millman

The Art League
Sep. 8 – Nov. 3

2019 Artful Weekend at Fort C.F. Smith Park

Fort C.F. Smith Park
Nov. 22 – 24

Chaos Art Exhibition

Gallery Underground
Oct. 1 – 25

Day of the Dead Festival

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Nov. 1 – 3

Draftsman Solo Show by Barry Barnett Keith

Gallery Underground
Sep. 2 – 27

Installation of the Treaty of Fort Stanwix, 1784

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Oct. 17, 2019 – Apr. 15, 2020

Liminal Solo Show by Liz Vance

Gallery Clarendon
Sep. 9 – Oct. 6

Modern Botanical Solo show by Anne Feldman

Gallery Clarendon
Oct. 7 – 31

Road Trip Solo Show by Pattee Hipschen

Gallery Underground
Oct. 28 – Nov. 29

Scenes of Scotland Solo Show by Shelley Micali

Gallery Clarendon
Nov. 3 – Dec. 7
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