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What’s going on in Greenbelt and Franklin Park?

What’s going on in Franklin Park in March?

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What’s going on in Greenbelt?

Friday March 1st

Atlas Intersections Festival

Friday, Mar 1, 2019 from 10:00am to 10:45am

Atlas Intersections Festival

1333 H Street NorthEast

Washington, DC 20002

202-399-7993

$12.00

Website

Wake Up Brother Bear

Location: Lab Theatre I

 

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Friday, Mar 1, 2019 at 6:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $64.50 to $64.50

Website

 

Cole Escola: Help! I’m Stuck

Friday, Mar 1, 2019 at 6:00pm

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001

Website

 

Exhibition: Fantasy, Sci-Fi and Humor

8:00am to 9:00pm

Activity Center at Bohrer Park

506 South Frederick Avenue

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Website

Exploring the fantasy genre are Tessa Barr, Dan Ellis, David Heatwole, Andrea Kleinbussink, Kelley Phan, and Carol Walsh. Barr’s pieces often originate from her psyche, incorporating universal symbolic imagery and medieval iconography. Ellis’ imaginative works use imagery from fairy tales past and topics in the present. Heatwole enjoys telling stories through his colorful art, which is based in fantasy but also slips into the realms of science fiction and humor. Featured works by Kleinbussink were inspired by songs. Phan’s work has a contemporary style similar to Anime. Walsh uses her photographic talents to interpret fantastical moments using young women as the protagonists in her story lines.
Featured Sci-Fi artists Erik Dillinger, Stephen McDowell and James Russell all take very different approaches to their genre. Dillinger’s imagination is boundless as he creates numerous characters who inhabit futuristic worlds. His work is published in Sci-Fi illustration books and he is currently working on a graphic novel. McDowell, a digital graphic artist, has created an imaginary world where children and large insects roam the land. Russell enjoys rendering representational and beautifully illustrated futuristic cities and outer space transportation vehicles using the traditional means of pencil, pen and color.
Representing the genre of humor are Michael Auger and Goodloe Byron, who both enjoy painting animals with humorous personas. Both artists work in acrylic. Byron’s dinosaur mural project graces the walkway behind Brewer’s Alley restaurant in Frederick, MD.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Saturday March 2nd  

Deerhunter and L’Rain

Saturday, Mar 2, 2019

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001

Artists scheduled to appear on 03/02/2019 at 9:30 Club:

Deerhunter

L’Rain

 

Have You Taken Control of Your Health Today?

Saturday, Mar 2, 2019

Northwood Presbyterian Church

1200 University Blvd W, Silver Spring, MD 20902, USA

Silver Spring, MD 20902

Website

Life Line Screening will be at Northwood Presbyterian Church on Saturday, March 2nd offering, safe, painless, non-invasive preventive health screenings that are typically not part of a routine physical.  Screening choices include Stroke risk, Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), Atrial Fibrillation and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. Additional blood work is offered to detect Diabetes, COPD, Cholesterol and more.

To be more proactive about your health, register for these potentially life-saving tests today. The cost for a Wellness Package is $149.00 ($139 with our special discount).You must pre-register via one of the methods below in order to receive the discount and appointments are limited.

CALL: 1-866-229-0469 OR VISIT: www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle OR TEXT: the word ‘circle’ to 797979 OR EMAIL: your name and contact number to cporter@LLSA.com

More package options and single tests are available.  All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.

 

Anacostia Parkrun

Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 at 9:00am

Anacostia Park

1900 Railroad Avenue Southeast

Washington, DC 20020

Website

We all run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

 

Childbirth Express Class

9:00am to 5:00pm

George Washington University Hospital

900 23rd Street

Washington, DC 20037

202-715-4000

$195.00

Website

Our Childbirth Express class is a condensed, interactive course that focuses on assisting moms and their partners in preparing for their labor and birth experience. The class is taught by a Certified Childbirth Educator with ten years of experience.
Objectives include:
– anatomy and physiology,
– what to expect,
– partner’s role,
– comfort techniques,
– pain medications,
– common complications & possible interventions,
– C-section basics,
– postpartum, and
– feeding the baby
Location: George Washington Hospital Auditorium (Basement Level)
If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.

 

College Park Parkrun

9:00am

Paint Branch Trail

4289 Metzerott Road

College Park, MD 20740

Website

We all run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

 

Exhibition: Fantasy, Sci-Fi and Humor

8:00am to 9:00pm

Activity Center at Bohrer Park

506 South Frederick Avenue

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Website

Exploring the fantasy genre are Tessa Barr, Dan Ellis, David Heatwole, Andrea Kleinbussink, Kelley Phan, and Carol Walsh. Barr’s pieces often originate from her psyche, incorporating universal symbolic imagery and medieval iconography. Ellis’ imaginative works use imagery from fairy tales past and topics in the present. Heatwole enjoys telling stories through his colorful art, which is based in fantasy but also slips into the realms of science fiction and humor. Featured works by Kleinbussink were inspired by songs. Phan’s work has a contemporary style similar to Anime. Walsh uses her photographic talents to interpret fantastical moments using young women as the protagonists in her story lines.
Featured Sci-Fi artists Erik Dillinger, Stephen McDowell and James Russell all take very different approaches to their genre. Dillinger’s imagination is boundless as he creates numerous characters who inhabit futuristic worlds. His work is published in Sci-Fi illustration books and he is currently working on a graphic novel. McDowell, a digital graphic artist, has created an imaginary world where children and large insects roam the land. Russell enjoys rendering representational and beautifully illustrated futuristic cities and outer space transportation vehicles using the traditional means of pencil, pen and color.
Representing the genre of humor are Michael Auger and Goodloe Byron, who both enjoy painting animals with humorous personas. Both artists work in acrylic. Byron’s dinosaur mural project graces the walkway behind Brewer’s Alley restaurant in Frederick, MD.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Address:

Ellsworth Drive

Silver Spring, MD 20910

From: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Sunday March 3rd

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Sunday, Mar 3, 2019 at 10:30am & 5:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

Atlas Intersections Festival

Sunday, Mar 3, 2019 at 10:00am

Atlas Intersections Festival

1333 H Street NorthEast

Washington, DC 20002

202-399-7993

Website

Schedule:
2:30pm – 3:45pm: Fluid
6:30pm – 7:45pm: Heard It Through the Grapevine: Motown Moments Tribute
Location: The Paul Sprenger Theatre
10:00am – 10:45am: Wake Up Brother Bear
11:30am – 12:15pm: Wake Up Brother Bear
Location: Lab Theatre I
4:30pm – 5:30pm: Poetic Justice
Location: Lab Theatre II
5:30pm – 6:30pm: Leather, Sand, Metal: An Audible Exploration of Tap Dance
Location: The Theresa and Jane Lang Theatre

 

Michigan Wolverines Mens Basketball at Maryland Terrapins Mens Basketball

Sunday, Mar 3, 2019

Xfinity Center – MD

College Park, MD 20742

Website

 

Exhibition: Fantasy, Sci-Fi and Humor

8:00am to 9:00pm

Activity Center at Bohrer Park

506 South Frederick Avenue

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Website

Exploring the fantasy genre are Tessa Barr, Dan Ellis, David Heatwole, Andrea Kleinbussink, Kelley Phan, and Carol Walsh. Barr’s pieces often originate from her psyche, incorporating universal symbolic imagery and medieval iconography. Ellis’ imaginative works use imagery from fairy tales past and topics in the present. Heatwole enjoys telling stories through his colorful art, which is based in fantasy but also slips into the realms of science fiction and humor. Featured works by Kleinbussink were inspired by songs. Phan’s work has a contemporary style similar to Anime. Walsh uses her photographic talents to interpret fantastical moments using young women as the protagonists in her story lines.
Featured Sci-Fi artists Erik Dillinger, Stephen McDowell and James Russell all take very different approaches to their genre. Dillinger’s imagination is boundless as he creates numerous characters who inhabit futuristic worlds. His work is published in Sci-Fi illustration books and he is currently working on a graphic novel. McDowell, a digital graphic artist, has created an imaginary world where children and large insects roam the land. Russell enjoys rendering representational and beautifully illustrated futuristic cities and outer space transportation vehicles using the traditional means of pencil, pen and color.
Representing the genre of humor are Michael Auger and Goodloe Byron, who both enjoy painting animals with humorous personas. Both artists work in acrylic. Byron’s dinosaur mural project graces the walkway behind Brewer’s Alley restaurant in Frederick, MD.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Monday March 4th

Cass McCombs

Monday, Mar 4, 2019 at 7:30pm

Union Stage

740 Water Street SW, Washington, DC 20024

Washington, DC 20024

Cass McCombs on 03/04/2019 at 7:30pm at Union Stage

Purchase tickets for this event.

 

Baby Care Basics Class

6:00pm to 8:00pm

George Washington University Hospital

1020 19th Street NW, Suite 150

Washington, DC 20036

202-715-4000

$60

This class provides an overview of everything you need to know about caring for your infant. We will cover normal newborn appearances, bathing, diapering, soothing techniques and how to read your baby’s cues. We will also discuss the science behind infant sleep and the implications it has on the breastfeeding relationship, in addition to addressing common obstacles to getting enough sleep and how to solve them. This is a great class to take before your baby comes so you know what to expect in the early weeks of your baby’s life.
If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Story Time at the National Postal Museum

Time: 10:30am to 11:00am

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free – no registration required

Website: Click to visit the site

The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum invites adults and young children (ages 2-3) to discover the world around them together at Story Time! Children will build important developmental and social skills through books, activities, songs, and self-guided gallery exploration. Explore themes, such as shapes, colors, and sizes, in a relaxed setting at your neighborhood museum. Feel free to bring snacks and enjoy the space after the program! Missed the 10:30 a.m. Story Time? Don’t worry! – the program is repeated at 11:00 a.m.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 

 


Tuesday March 5th

An Evening With Fleetwood Mac

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 at 8:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $69.50 to $199.50

Website

 

Let’s Be Healthy Together!

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019

Knights of Columbus

3611 Stewart Rd

Forestville, MD 20747

Website

Life Line Screening will be at Knights of Columbus on Tuesday, March 5th offering, safe, painless, non-invasive preventive health screenings that are typically not part of a routine physical.  Screening choices include Stroke risk, Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), Atrial Fibrillation and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. Additional blood work is offered to detect Diabetes, COPD, Cholesterol and more.

To be more proactive about your health, register for these potentially life-saving tests today. The cost for a Wellness Package is $149.00 ($139 with our special discount).You must pre-register via one of the methods below in order to receive the discount and appointments are limited.

CALL: 1-866-229-0469 OR VISIT: www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle

OR TEXT: the word ‘circle’ to 797979 OR EMAIL: your name and contact number to cporter@LLSA.com

More package options and single tests are available.  All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.

 

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

6:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Wednesday March 6th

Washington Wizards vs. Dallas Mavericks

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $20.00 to $5659.00

Website

 

Washington Jewish Film Festival – Year Round Film: Doubtful

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 at 7:30pm

Washington Jewish Film Festival

7235 Woodmont Avenue

Bethesda, MD 20814

301-652-7273

$15

Website

Dir. Eliran Elya | 88 min
Narrative Israel 2017    HebrewArabic with English subtitles
Assi, a screenwriter and poet, is stuck in his personal life. He is full of doubt, disturbing thoughts, and existential restlessness. He is sentenced to community service due to a drunken-driving motorcycle accident in which he was involved. For his community service, he is sent to work with juvenile delinquents in Beersheba – the desert city in southern Israel – who are under house arrest and must attend sessions with Assi in the neighborhood shelter as a condition for their parole.
Their extreme personalities, riotous energy, and charm awaken in him curiosity and attraction; together, they break through the boundaries of the rehabilitative framework.

 

 Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 at 6:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

Prenatal Yoga

9:45am to 11:00am

George Washington University Hospital

1020 19th Street NW, Suite 150

Washington, DC 20036

202-715-4000

$54 for 3 classes

Website

Classes are designed and sequenced to help alleviate common discomforts in pregnancy and to prepare moms for labor and early motherhood.  This class will modify poses for all stages of pregnancy. Strengthen the body, calm the mind and prepare physically and mentally for childbirth.
Your Prenatal Yoga practice includes:
– Asana
– Breathwork

– Meditation

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

Wednesdays at The One

Time: 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Venue: University Town Center

Address:

6500 America Boulevard

New Carrollton, MD 20784

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Thursday March 7th  

Vanity Fair – Play

Thursday, Mar 7, 2019 at 7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Georgetown 7K

Thursday, Mar 7, 2019 at 6:30am

Foggy Bottom Metro Station

2301 I St NW,

Washington, DC 20037

Website

Join us on a guided running tour of one of DC’s best-known areas. Beginning at the Foggy Bottom Metro Station, this tour will take you past the Watergate Hotel, Georgetown University, the Georgetown Waterfront, and more.

 

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

6:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

Breastfeeding Support Group

9:00am to 11:00am

Anne Arundel Medical Center

2002 Medical Parkway,

Annapolis, MD 21401

443-481-1000

Free

Website

Breastfeeding mothers are welcome to this gathering held the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Group is led by a Certified Lactation Consultant. Discussion topics vary and are frequently determined by the participants. Program is very informal and welcoming to breastfeeding mothers regardless of experience or degree of commitment. Bring the baby! Grandmothers and care providers are also welcome.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 6:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 


Friday March 8th

West Coast High 2019 featuring Cypress Hill and Hollywood Undead

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 7:30pm

The Fillmore Silver Spring presented by Cricket Wireless

8656 Colesville Road

Silver Spring, MD 20910

From $35.00 to $35.00

Website

 

NICIS 2019 Annual Symposium, 8-9 March 2019, Washington DC, USA

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 8:30am to Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 at 5:00pm

Hilton Garden Inn Reagan National Airport

2020 Jefferson Davis Hwy

Arlington, VA 22202

USD 0.0

Website

We are delighted for you to participate in the third annual Neurosciences in Intensive Care International Symposium America (NICIS-America). The upcoming meeting will be held on March 8-9, 2019 in Washington DC and is titled “Neurologic Biomarkers in Critical Care: Physiology, Treatment and Recovery”. Neurologic biomarkers are quantifiable biological signatures identified in molecular assays of blood or CSF, neurophysiological recordings, and structural or functional changes captured with neuroimaging. Biomarkers are the basis for neurologic injury detection, diagnostic classification, treatment selection, and prognostication. In the intensive care unit, the care of patients with acute brain injury is increasingly reliant on the analysis of appropriately selected biomarkers. The conference will include sessions on physiological biomarkers, cellular biomarkers, imaging biomarkers, and biomarkers derived from high throughput molecular sequencing. Additional sessions will focus on the role of biomarkers in detection and diagnosis, treatment selection, biomarkers of impending neurological crises, and biomarkers for recovery and prognostication. The keynote speakers include Maiken Nedergard, a pioneering neuroscientist who has discovered the ‘glymphatic system’ in the brain, as well as Ramon Diaz-Arrastia, one of the principal investigators of the Track-TBI study and an internationally recognized investigator traumatic brain injury.

 

Minnesota Gophers Mens Basketball at Maryland Terrapins Mens Basketball

Friday, Mar 8, 2019

Xfinity Center – MD

College Park, MD 20742

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Saturday March 9th

One – Day Lamaze Class

Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 from 9:00am to 5:00pm

George Washington University Hospital

900 23rd Street

Washington, DC 20037

202-715-4000

$195.00

Website

Enjoy some time preparing for your special “birth” day with a fun, informative, express 1-Day Lamaze Class! You and your support person will learn anatomy, signs of labor, helpful hints for the coach and comfort measures such as breathing, relaxation techniques and various positions to help reverse back labor and failure to progress. Hospital procedures and interventions, medications, cesarean birth and birth day care for mom and baby are also covered. The goal of the course is to provide a balanced approach, combining the benefits of Lamaze with medical practices, if needed, to enable mom to enjoy a positive birth experience.
Location: George Washington Hospital Auditorium (Basement Level)
If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.

 

Historic Capitol Hill 5K Running Tour

Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 at 9:00am

Eastern Market Metro

701 Pennsylvania Ave SE

Washington, DC 20003

Website

Join this guided running tour of DC’s largest historical neighborhood. Beginning at the Eastern Market Metro, your guide will take you past the Library of Congress, Supreme Court, Capitol Building, Marine Barracks, and more.

 

Breastfeeding and Pumping Basics Class

Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm

George Washington University Hospital

1020 19th Street NW, Suite 150

Washington, DC 20036

202-715-4000

$70.00

Website

Breastfeeding and Pumping Basics is the perfect class for working moms and dads-to-be who can’t make our Breastfeeding Basics and Breast Pump Basics classes during the workday. This special class is offered at a convenient time for working families and combines the need-to-know information from both of these classes.This class teaches the basic anatomy and physiology involved in breast milk production and breastfeeding and also the basic information for choosing and then using a breast pump. Mothers will learn what to expect during the first days after birth, as well as what to do if things do not go as planned. Class will discuss what preparation and supplies are helpful. In addition, pump demonstrations will be shown and mothers will also receive instruction on pumping strategies for the early weeks. This class lays the foundation for our Return to Work class (recommended to take a few weeks before returning to work). The instructor is one of our experienced IBCLCs.

If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.

 

Childbirth Class

9:00am to 5:00pm

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

110 Irving Street, North West

Washington, DC 20010

202-877-7000

$175 per couple

Website

The class will help you prepare for a vaginal birth with or without an epidural. Using handouts, videos and instruction, you’ll learn about all aspects of a vaginal birth.
Specific topics covered include: Routine hospital procedures Breathing, massage, and relaxation techniques for a vaginal birth. The postpartum period Cesareans. The postpartum period A tour of the Medstar Family Birth Place when taking class at Medstar.

 

College Park Parkrun

9:00am

Paint Branch Trail

4289 Metzerott Road

College Park, MD 20740

Website

We all run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Address:

Ellsworth Drive

Silver Spring, MD 20910

From: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Sunday March 10th  

Washington Capitals vs. Winnipeg Jets

Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $41.00 to $899.00

Website

 

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 at 5:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

Richard III

Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 at 2:00pm

Sidney Harman Hall

610 F Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Washington National Opera

Sunday, Jan 13, 2019 at 2:00pm

Kennedy Center – Terrace Theater

2700 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20566

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Monday March 11th

Comfort Measures For Labor

Monday, Mar 11, 2019 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Holy Cross Hospital

1500 Forest Glen Road

Silver Spring, MD 20910

301-754-7000

$40

Website

This course focuses on non-medical methods to cope with labor. Participants will learn and practice relaxation, positioning, breathing techniques, massage and other comfort techniques. This 3 hour course can be combined with Just the Facts or used as a supplement to a full prepared childbirth class for those who desire further practice. It can also be used as a refresher class. Registration is per couple. Please dress comfortably. Bring two pillows and a mat or blanket to class.

Location: Conference Center

 

Washington Wizards vs. Sacramento Kings

Monday, Mar 11, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $19.00 to $5659.00

Website

 

International Conference on Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery

Monday, Mar 11, 2019 at 9:15am to Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 6:00pm

London House

1001 Wilson Blvd

Arlington, VA 22209

$799

Website

Greetings!

In my capacity as Program Manager of Allied Academics, this is in reference to The International Conference on Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery that has been arranged to take shape on 11th & 12th of March at London, UK.

With regards to your caliber, we are delighted to invite your members to the conference as speakers, exhibitors, delegates or poster presenters. It will facilitate one-to-one engagement with world renowned players of the field. Dr. Ruiz Castilla-Spain, Dr. Dario Rochira-UK, Dr. Luis Ayala-UAE, Dr. Felipe Massignan-Brazil are few Members of the Organizing Committee.

This conference aims on facilitating human-to-human interaction on a common area of interest by bringing together experts and researchers under a single roof. This conference will benefit you with the knowledge of  the advancements and findings in the field by your peers. We encourage everyone to make use of this global platform. The mesmerizing tourism opportunity at the venue of the conference is just an added advantage.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Story Time at the National Postal Museum

Time: 10:30am to 11:00am

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free – no registration required

Website: Click to visit the site

The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum invites adults and young children (ages 2-3) to discover the world around them together at Story Time! Children will build important developmental and social skills through books, activities, songs, and self-guided gallery exploration. Explore themes, such as shapes, colors, and sizes, in a relaxed setting at your neighborhood museum. Feel free to bring snacks and enjoy the space after the program! Missed the 10:30 a.m. Story Time? Don’t worry! – the program is repeated at 11:00 a.m.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 

 


Tuesday March 12th

Capital City Go-Go vs. Erie Bayhawks

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 7:00pm

Entertainment & Sports Arena

1100 Oak Drive, SE

Washington, DC 20032

From $10.00 to $150.00

Website

 

Vanity Fair – Play

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Travis Scott: Astroworld – Wish You Were Here Tour 2

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 7:30pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $29.95 to $159.95

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Wednesday March 13th

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 at 6:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

The Noise Presents Nothing More – The Truth Tour

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 at 6:30pm

The Fillmore Silver Spring presented by Cricket Wireless

8656 Colesville Road

Silver Spring, MD 20910

From $26.00 to $26.00

Website

 

Washington Wizards vs. Orlando Magic

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $20.00 to $5659.00

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

Wednesdays at The One

Time: 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Venue: University Town Center

Address:

6500 America Boulevard

New Carrollton, MD 20784

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Thursday March 14th

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 6:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

Vanity Fair – Play

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Capital City Go-Go vs. Fort Wayne Mad Ants

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 7:00pm

Entertainment & Sports Arena

1100 Oak Drive, SE

Washington, DC 20032

From $10.00 to $150.00

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 6:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 


Friday March 15th

Tokyo Police Club

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 8:00pm

DC9

1940 9th St. NW

Washington, DC 20001

Tokyo Police Club on 03/15/2019 at 8:00pm at DC9

Purchase tickets for this event.

 

Washington Wizards vs. Charlotte Hornets

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $22.00 to $5659.00

Website

 

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 6:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $64.50 to $64.50

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Saturday March 16th

Thyroid Cancer Support Group

Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Holy Cross Hospital

1500 Forest Glen Road

Silver Spring, MD 20910

301-754-7000

Website

ThyCa Washington, D.C., is a mutual-help support group open to all thyroid cancer survivors and families. This group is affiliated with Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. (ThyCa). For more information, please call 301-943-5419.

Location: Private Dining Rooms

 

Teenage Fanclub

Saturday, Mar 16, 2019

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001

Teenage Fanclub on 03/16/2019 at 9:30 Club

 

Historic Capitol Hill 5K Running Tour

Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 at 9:00am

Eastern Market Metro

701 Pennsylvania Ave SE

Washington, DC 20003

Website

Join this guided running tour of DC’s largest historical neighborhood. Beginning at the Eastern Market Metro, your guide will take you past the Library of Congress, Supreme Court, Capitol Building, Marine Barracks, and more.

 

College Park Parkrun

9:00am

Paint Branch Trail

4289 Metzerott Road

College Park, MD 20740

Website

We all run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Address:

Ellsworth Drive

Silver Spring, MD 20910

From: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Sunday March 17th

Washington National Opera

Sunday, Mar 17, 2019 at 2:00pm

Kennedy Center – Opera House

2700 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20566

Website

 

Gypsy at Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Sunday, Mar 17, 2019 at 10:30am & 5:00pm

Toby’s Dinner Theatre Columbia

2400 E. Ventura Blvd

Columbia, MD 21044

From $63.00 to $63.00

Website

 

Roberto Carlos

Sunday, Mar 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

DAR Constitution Hall

18th & C Streets N.W.

Washington, DC 20006

From $59.00 to $199.00

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Monday March 18th

Tender

Monday, Mar 18, 2019 at 7:00pm

Songbyrd Music House

2475 18th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

$12.00 to $14.00

Website

Tender on 03/18/2019 at 7:00pm at Songbyrd Music House

Purchase tickets for this event.

 

Washington Wizards vs. Utah Jazz

Monday, Mar 18, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $21.00 to $5659.00

Website

Baby Care Basics Class

Monday, Mar 18, 2019 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm

George Washington University Hospital

1020 19th Street NW, Suite 150

Washington, DC 20036

202-715-4000

$60.00

Website

This class provides an overview of everything you need to know about caring for your infant. We will cover normal newborn appearances, bathing, diapering, soothing techniques and how to read your baby’s cues. We will also discuss the science behind infant sleep and the implications it has on the breastfeeding relationship, in addition to addressing common obstacles to getting enough sleep and how to solve them. This is a great class to take before your baby comes so you know what to expect in the early weeks of your baby’s life. The instructor is one of our experienced IBCLCs.
If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Story Time at the National Postal Museum

Time: 10:30am to 11:00am

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free – no registration required

Website: Click to visit the site

The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum invites adults and young children (ages 2-3) to discover the world around them together at Story Time! Children will build important developmental and social skills through books, activities, songs, and self-guided gallery exploration. Explore themes, such as shapes, colors, and sizes, in a relaxed setting at your neighborhood museum. Feel free to bring snacks and enjoy the space after the program! Missed the 10:30 a.m. Story Time? Don’t worry! – the program is repeated at 11:00 a.m.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 

 


Tuesday March 19th

Breast Cancer Support Group

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Doctors Community Hospital..

8100 Good Luck Road, North Building, 5th Floor, DSE A Room,

Lanham, MD 20706

301-552-8118

Website

From managing the side effects of treatment to coping with body image anxieties, women who are diagnosed with breast cancer often encounter physical and emotional challenges. However, they don’t have to face that battle alone!

 

Vanity Fair – Play

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Lamaze Class

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 from 7:00pm to 9:15pm

George Washington University Hospital

900 23rd Street

Washington, DC 20037

202-715-4000

$195.00

Website

Enjoy some time preparing for your special “birth” day with a fun, informative, 4-Week Evening Lamaze Class!  You will learn practical pain management skills, including relaxation, positioning, breathing, comfort measures and massage, with ample time to practice.  In addition the class provides physical and emotional strategies to enable the Labor Partner to provide meaningful support.  Other topics include back labor, slow progress in labor, hospital procedures and interventions, medications, cesarean birth, and immediate postpartum care for mom and baby.  Lamaze provides a balanced approach combining benefits of Lamaze with medical practices if needed.
If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.
Location: George Washington Hospital Washington Room

 

Bouquets and Bubbles Floral Arranging Event

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Tulips

2401, 1207 19th St NW

Washington, DC 20036

(202) 420-9666

$35.00

Website
Tuesdays from 7:00pm-9:00pm

Join us for a night out where you will create a fabulous floral arrangement while sipping on BOTTOMLESS champagne in our lounge! That’s right, BOTTOMLESS champagne. At the end of the event, take your bouquet home in a cute vase and brag to your friends about your new skills. Tickets are limited, so don’t wait to purchase them!

About Tulips
Tulips blends modern cuisine, meticulously crafted cocktails, and exceptional service. We invite guests to experience each room in our beautiful multi-level restaurant, situated in a historic Dupont Circle town home. Tulips’ atmosphere includes a charming dining room, a top-floor lounge, and friendly bar.

For questions please contact 202.420.9666.

Tickets: http://www.tulipsdc.com/bb.php

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Wednesday March 20th

Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 7:30pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $41.00 to $899.00

Website

 

Jose Gonzalez w/ String Theory

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 8:00pm

Lincoln Theatre- DC

Washington, DC 20006

Website

 

Vanity Fair – Play

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Postpartum Support Group

10:30am

Virginia Hospital Center

1701 North George Mason Drive

Arlington, VA 22205

703-558-5000

Website

Meet and talk with other new mothers who are finding the postpartum weeks difficult and/or overwhelming. If you are feeling anxious, angry, irritable or sad, group support can help. Babies most welcome.
Location:Women & Infant Health Lobby Classroom

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

Wednesdays at The One

Time: 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Venue: University Town Center

Address:

6500 America Boulevard

New Carrollton, MD 20784

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Thursday March 21st  

Brian Regan

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 8:00pm

The Kennedy Center

2700 F Street Northwest

Washington, DC 20566

Website

 

Georgetown 7K

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 6:30am

Foggy Bottom Metro Station

2301 I St NW,

Washington, DC 20037

Website

Join us on a guided running tour of one of DC’s best-known areas. Beginning at the Foggy Bottom Metro Station, this tour will take you past the Watergate Hotel, Georgetown University, the Georgetown Waterfront, and more.

 

Washington Wizards vs. Denver Nuggets

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $20.00 to $5659.00

Website

 

Breastfeeding Support Group

9:00am to 11:00am

Anne Arundel Medical Center

2002 Medical Parkway,

Annapolis, MD 21401

443-481-1000

Free

Website

Breastfeeding mothers are welcome to this gathering held the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Group is led by a Certified Lactation Consultant. Discussion topics vary and are frequently determined by the participants. Program is very informal and welcoming to breastfeeding mothers regardless of experience or degree of commitment. Bring the baby! Grandmothers and care providers are also welcome.

 

Beautiful Blooms: Flowering Plants on Stamps

10:00am

National Postal Museum

Washington, DC 20001

Admission is always free

Website

October 20, 2017 – July 14, 2019

This exhibition will highlight the variety of flowering plants commemorated on US postage stamps during the past 50 years and will explore artistic themes that emerged during this period. For example, the artwork will portray a variety of flowering plants found in gardens and public spaces throughout the United States and explore the symbiotic relationship between flowering plants, bees, birds and butterflies. The exhibit will display at least 30 pieces of developmental and final artwork used to produce at least 28 flora stamps. The use of stamp art in various phases of development will enable visitors to understand the role design artwork plays in the production of postage stamps. The artwork is borrowed from the renowned Postmaster General’s Art Collection which is on a long-term loan to the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Open every day (except December 25)

10:00 am to 5:30 pm

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 6:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 


Friday March 22nd

Railroad Earth

Friday, Mar 22, 2019

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001

Railroad Earth on 03/22/2019 at 9:30 Club

 

Washington Capitals vs. Minnesota Wild

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $44.00 to $899.00

Website

 

Romeo & Juliet: an Urban Love Musical

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 7:00pm

Charles H. Flowers High Scholl

10001 Ardwick-Ardmore Road

Springdale, MD 20774

$10

Website

The Charles H. Flowers High School 2019 drama production is Romeo & Juliet: an Urban Love Musical, which is director and producer, Shanelle Ingram; written by William Shakespeare; and adapted by Shanelle Ingram.  Show dates: Friday – Saturday, March 22–23, 2019; Friday – Saturday, March 29–30, 2019; and Friday – Saturday, April 5–6, 2019.  Tickets to the evening shows are $10 for general admission or $15 for VIP seating.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Saturday March 23rd

The Barr Brothers

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019

U Street Music Hall

1115A U Street North West

Washington, DC 20009

The Barr Brothers on 03/23/2019 at U Street Music Hall

 

Elder Island at Songbyrd

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

Songbyrd Music House

2475 18th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

Website

 

Historic Capitol Hill 5K Running Tour

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 9:00am

Eastern Market Metro

701 Pennsylvania Ave SE

Washington, DC 20003

Website

Join this guided running tour of DC’s largest historical neighborhood. Beginning at the Eastern Market Metro, your guide will take you past the Library of Congress, Supreme Court, Capitol Building, Marine Barracks, and more.

 

Childbirth Express Class

9:00am to 5:00pm

George Washington University Hospital

900 23rd Street

Washington, DC 20037

202-715-4000

$195.00

Website

Our Childbirth Express class is a condensed, interactive course that focuses on assisting moms and their partners in preparing for their labor and birth experience. The class is taught by a Certified Childbirth Educator with ten years of experience.
Objectives include:
– anatomy and physiology,
– what to expect,
– partner’s role,
– comfort techniques,
– pain medications,
– common complications & possible interventions,
– C-section basics,
– postpartum, and
– feeding the baby
Location: George Washington Hospital Auditorium (Basement Level)
If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Address:

Ellsworth Drive

Silver Spring, MD 20910

From: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Sunday March 24th

Washington Capitals vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 at 12:30pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $52.00 to $899.00

Website

 

Vanity Fair – Play

Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 at 2:00pm & 7:00pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

“Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon” The Super Live

Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 at 7:00pm

Warner Theatre

513 13th Street

Washington, DC 20004

From $27.00 to $72.00

Website

 

Beautiful Blooms: Flowering Plants on Stamps

Sunday, Dec 30, 2018 at 10:00am

National Postal Museum

Washington, DC 20001

Admission is always free

Website

October 20, 2017 – July 14, 2019

This exhibition will highlight the variety of flowering plants commemorated on US postage stamps during the past 50 years and will explore artistic themes that emerged during this period. For example, the artwork will portray a variety of flowering plants found in gardens and public spaces throughout the United States and explore the symbiotic relationship between flowering plants, bees, birds and butterflies. The exhibit will display at least 30 pieces of developmental and final artwork used to produce at least 28 flora stamps. The use of stamp art in various phases of development will enable visitors to understand the role design artwork plays in the production of postage stamps. The artwork is borrowed from the renowned Postmaster General’s Art Collection which is on a long-term loan to the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Open every day (except December 25)

10:00 am to 5:30 pm

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Monday March 25th

New York Yankees at Washington Nationals

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Nationals Park

1500 S Capitol St SE

Washington, DC 20003

Website

 

Ariana Grande

Monday, Mar 25, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

Ariana Grande on 03/25/2019 at 7:00pm at Capital One Arena

 

Maggie Rogers and Melanie Faye

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001Artists scheduled to appear on 03/25/2019 at 9:30 Club:

Maggie Rogers

Melanie Faye

Purchase tickets for this event.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Story Time at the National Postal Museum

Time: 10:30am to 11:00am

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free – no registration required

Website: Click to visit the site

The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum invites adults and young children (ages 2-3) to discover the world around them together at Story Time! Children will build important developmental and social skills through books, activities, songs, and self-guided gallery exploration. Explore themes, such as shapes, colors, and sizes, in a relaxed setting at your neighborhood museum. Feel free to bring snacks and enjoy the space after the program! Missed the 10:30 a.m. Story Time? Don’t worry! – the program is repeated at 11:00 a.m.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 

 


Tuesday March 26th  

Washington Capitals vs. Carolina Hurricanes

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 at 7:00pm

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $41.00 to $899.00

Website

 

Maggie Rogers

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 at 7:00pm

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001

Website

Artists scheduled to appear on 03/26/2019 at 7:00pm at 9:30 Club:

Maggie Rogers

Melanie Faye

Purchase tickets for this event.

 

Vanity Fair – Play

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 at 7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Bouquets and Bubbles Floral Arranging Event

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Tulips

2401, 1207 19th St NW

Washington, DC 20036

(202) 420-9666

$35.00

Website
Tuesdays from 7:00pm-9:00pm

Join us for a night out where you will create a fabulous floral arrangement while sipping on BOTTOMLESS champagne in our lounge! That’s right, BOTTOMLESS champagne. At the end of the event, take your bouquet home in a cute vase and brag to your friends about your new skills. Tickets are limited, so don’t wait to purchase them!

About Tulips
Tulips blends modern cuisine, meticulously crafted cocktails, and exceptional service. We invite guests to experience each room in our beautiful multi-level restaurant, situated in a historic Dupont Circle town home. Tulips’ atmosphere includes a charming dining room, a top-floor lounge, and friendly bar.

For questions please contact 202.420.9666.

Tickets: http://www.tulipsdc.com/bb.php

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Wednesday March 27th

Lil Mosey

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 at 7:00pm

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001

Website

 

Mike and the Moonpies

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 at 8:00pm

Pearl Street Warehouse

33 Pearl St SW

Washington, DC 20024

$12.00

Website

Mike and the Moonpies on 03/27/2019 at 8:00pm at Pearl Street Warehouse

Purchase tickets for this event.

 

Vanity Fair – Play

7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Breastfeeding Basics

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Anne Arundel Medical Center

2000 Medical Parkway

Annapolis, MD 21401

443-481-1000

$40.00

Website

This class will prepare you for a successful and rewarding breastfeeding experience. You will learn how to prepare for breastfeeding, how to hold your baby, how often and how long to feed, how to avoid common problems and much more. Class fee includes participant and partner. Partners are encouraged to attend.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

Wednesdays at The One

Time: 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Venue: University Town Center

Address:

6500 America Boulevard

New Carrollton, MD 20784

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Thursday March 28th

New York Mets at Washington Nationals

Thursday, Mar 28, 2019

Nationals Park

1500 S Capitol St SE

Washington, DC 20003

Website

 

Greater Washington, DC Veterans Job Fair

Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 from 11:00am to 3:00pm

FedExField

1600 FedEX Way

Landover, MD 20785

Website

Vanity Fair – Play

7:30pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

National Symphony Orchestra

7:00pm

Kennedy Center – Concert Hall

2700 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20566

Website

 

Breastfeeding Support Group

9:00am to 11:00am

Anne Arundel Medical Center

2002 Medical Parkway,

Annapolis, MD 21401

443-481-1000

Free

Website

Breastfeeding mothers are welcome to this gathering held the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Group is led by a Certified Lactation Consultant. Discussion topics vary and are frequently determined by the participants. Program is very informal and welcoming to breastfeeding mothers regardless of experience or degree of commitment. Bring the baby! Grandmothers and care providers are also welcome.

 

Beautiful Blooms: Flowering Plants on Stamps

10:00am

National Postal Museum

Washington, DC 20001

Admission is always free

Website

October 20, 2017 – July 14, 2019

This exhibition will highlight the variety of flowering plants commemorated on US postage stamps during the past 50 years and will explore artistic themes that emerged during this period. For example, the artwork will portray a variety of flowering plants found in gardens and public spaces throughout the United States and explore the symbiotic relationship between flowering plants, bees, birds and butterflies. The exhibit will display at least 30 pieces of developmental and final artwork used to produce at least 28 flora stamps. The use of stamp art in various phases of development will enable visitors to understand the role design artwork plays in the production of postage stamps. The artwork is borrowed from the renowned Postmaster General’s Art Collection which is on a long-term loan to the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Open every day (except December 25)

10:00 am to 5:30 pm

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 6:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily

 


Friday March 29th

NCAA Mens East Regionals

Friday, Mar 29, 2019

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

From $250.00 to $400.00

Website

 

Big Wild

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 7:00pm

9:30 Club

815 V Street North West

Washington, DC 20001

Website

Big Wild on 03/29/2019 at 7:00pm at 9:30 Club

Purchase tickets for this event.

Vanity Fair – Play

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 8:00pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Address:

9701 Fort Meade Road

Laurel, MD 20707

From: Laurel Dutch Country Farmers Market

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Saturday March 30th

A Bronx Tale

Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 at 2:00pm

National Theatre-DC

1321 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

New York Mets at Washington Nationals

Saturday, Mar 30, 2019

Nationals Park

1500 S Capitol St SE

Washington, DC 20003

Website

 

Historic Capitol Hill 5K Running Tour

Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 at 9:00am

Eastern Market Metro

701 Pennsylvania Ave SE

Washington, DC 20003

Website

Join this guided running tour of DC’s largest historical neighborhood. Beginning at the Eastern Market Metro, your guide will take you past the Library of Congress, Supreme Court, Capitol Building, Marine Barracks, and more.

 

Childbirth Express Class

9:00am to 5:00pm

George Washington University Hospital

900 23rd Street

Washington, DC 20037

202-715-4000

$195.00

Website

Our Childbirth Express class is a condensed, interactive course that focuses on assisting moms and their partners in preparing for their labor and birth experience. The class is taught by a Certified Childbirth Educator with ten years of experience.
Objectives include:
– anatomy and physiology,
– what to expect,
– partner’s role,
– comfort techniques,
– pain medications,
– common complications & possible interventions,
– C-section basics,
– postpartum, and
– feeding the baby
Location: George Washington Hospital Auditorium (Basement Level)
If you have any questions about any of the events please call us at (202) 293-5182.

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Address:

Ellsworth Drive

Silver Spring, MD 20910

From: Silver Spring Fresh Farm Market

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Eastern Market

Time: 7:00am to 7:00pm

Venue: Eastern Market

Address:

225 7th Street South East

Washington, DC 20001

From: Eastern Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


Sunday March 31st

Vanity Fair – Play

Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 at 2:00pm

Lansburgh Theatre

450 7th Street NorthWest

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

I’m With Her

Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 at 8:00pm

Kennedy Center – Concert Hall

2700 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20566

Website

 

NCAA Mens East Regionals

Sunday, Mar 31, 2019

Capital One Arena

601 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20004

Website

 

Beautiful Blooms: Flowering Plants on Stamps

Sunday, Dec 30, 2018 at 10:00am

National Postal Museum

Washington, DC 20001

Admission is always free

Website

October 20, 2017 – July 14, 2019

This exhibition will highlight the variety of flowering plants commemorated on US postage stamps during the past 50 years and will explore artistic themes that emerged during this period. For example, the artwork will portray a variety of flowering plants found in gardens and public spaces throughout the United States and explore the symbiotic relationship between flowering plants, bees, birds and butterflies. The exhibit will display at least 30 pieces of developmental and final artwork used to produce at least 28 flora stamps. The use of stamp art in various phases of development will enable visitors to understand the role design artwork plays in the production of postage stamps. The artwork is borrowed from the renowned Postmaster General’s Art Collection which is on a long-term loan to the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Open every day (except December 25)

10:00 am to 5:30 pm

 

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm

In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM

For questions please contact 202-633-5555

 

Postmen of the Skies

10:00am to 5:30pm

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Avenue North East

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 633-5555

Free

Website

May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated between Washington, Philadelphia and New York. By 1920, airmail raced from New York to San Francisco. It was dangerous work. More than 30 pilots died doing their best to fly the mail. Americans recognized the bravery of these Postmen of the Skies, treating them as heroes. In 1927 the Post Office handed off the last of its routes to private contractors, paving the way for what became the nation’s commercial aviation system. View this special centennial exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.

Museum Hours:
Open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m

For questions please contact 202-633-5555.

 

Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Time: 7:00am to 8:00pm

Venue: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Address:

5608 Broad Branch Road NorthWest

Washington, DC 20001

From: Broad Branch Farmers’ Market

Website: Click to visit the site

Market Hours:
Year Round
Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Location: 5608 Broad Branch Road NW at the corner of Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street across from Lafayette Elementary School

 

Palisades Farmers Market

Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Venue: Palisades Farmers Market

Address:

48th Place NorthWest at MacArthur Boulevard

Washington, DC 20007

From: Palisades Farmers Market

Takoma Park Farmers Market

Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm

Venue: Takoma Park Farmers Market

Address:

Laurel Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

From: Takoma Park Farmers Market

 

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

Venue: National Postal Museum

Address:

2 Massachusetts Avenue,North East

Washington, DC 20002

Cost: Free

From: National Postal Museum

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and thoughts engendered by the war that brought America onto the world stage; raised complex questions about gender, race and ethnic relations; and ushered in the modern era. Included are previously unpublished letters by General John Pershing, the general who led the American Expeditionary Forces and a person who understood the power of the medium. In his postwar letter that begins “My fellow soldiers,” he recognized each individual under his command for bravery and service. My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I was created by the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in collaboration with the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University. Open 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily


 

 

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