Weekend Roundup March 1, 2012
Young Innovators Seminar and Exhibition
MARCH 2ND, 2012 AT 10:00 AM | EVENT WEBSITE
Learn more about how to support and promote young innovators at this event with speakers including White House Director for Youth Engagement, Ronnie Cho, and Sweden's Minister for Enterprise, Ms. Annie Loof, who are helping to get the youth's ideas to market
House of Sweden
2900 K Street NW
Tilar Mazzeo & Stacy Schiff
MARCH 2ND, 2012 AT 07:30 PM | $15 | TEL: (202) 675- 0342 | EVENT WEBSITE
Mazzeo is a New York Time best-selling author of books on wine, travel, French culture, and the history of luxury, including The Secret of Channel No. 5: The Intimate History of the World's Most Famous Perfume. Schiff is the author of Vera, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and most recently, Cleopatra: A Life, named one of The New York Times' 10 Best Books of 2010. Reception and boook signing to follow.
Folger Shakespeare Library
201 East Capitol Street SE
Washington, DC 20003
Family Day 2012: Up, Up, and Away!
MARCH 3RD, 2012 AT 10:00 AM | TEL: (202) 639- 1700 | EVENT WEBSITE
Inspired by themes of space and travel as seen in Are We There Yet? featuring special hands-on art workshops, performances and more
500 17th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20006
The Art and Words of John Paton Davies, Jr.
MARCH 3RD, 2012 AT 12:00 PM | TEL: (301) 581- 5100 | EVENT WEBSITE
Monoprints by the celebrated diploment turned artist, John Paton Davies, Jr. will be on display
10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD
Preparing for the Ball: Dancing
MARCH 6TH, 2012 AT 07:00 PM | 10-12 | TEL: 202-337-2288 | EVENT WEBSITE
Second in a series of four 19th-century skills & etiquette workshops, with the “American Ladies,” Pat Sowers and Jackie Geschickter. Become immersed in Jane Austen’s world at Dumbarton House’s annual Spring Ball on March 24. To prepare for the festivities, attend one or all four classes on period games and dances. Series includes: Feb. 28, Gaming; March 6, Dancing; March 13, Gaming; and March 20, Dancing. Classes are held in the Belle Vue Room. Each class $12; Members $10.
Address Dumbarton House
2715 Q Street, NW,
Washington, DC, 20007
Dalton Pratt hosts a trunk show for Kara Ackerman Jewelry
MARCH 8TH, 2012 AT 06:00 PM | $45.00-$2000.00 | DALTONPRATTDC@GMAIL.COM | TEL: 202-333-3256 | EVENT WEBSITE
Dalton Pratt invites you to a trunk show featuring Kara Ackerman fine and fashion jewelry. Thursday, March 8th 6:00 to 8:00 pm cocktails, Friday March 9th and Saturday March 9th 10:00 am to 5:30 pm.
1742 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20007