Weekend Round Up June 19, 2014
"Form, Light, Line: Architecture in Print" Opening Reception
June 20th, 2014 at 05:00 PM | free | email@example.com | Tel: (202) 965-1818 | Event Website
The Old Print Gallery’s summer exhibit Form, Light, Line: Architecture in Print will open on Friday, June 20, 2014, with a free nighttime reception from 5-8pm, open to the public. This group show of 18 printmakers spans over 90 years of creative expression, with prints by 20th century American artists John Taylor Arms, Martin Lewis, and Armin Landeck coupled with works by cutting-edge, contemporary printmakers. Artists have long found beauty in the strength, durability, and utility of buildings.
The Old Print Gallery; 1220 31st Street, NW
Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa
June 20th, 2014 at 05:30 PM | FREE | firstname.lastname@example.org | Tel: 202-464-7361 | Event Website
Join us for a reception with award-winning filmmaker Abby Ginzberg and clips of the new film, Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa.
Refreshments will be served
Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa is a film about Albie Sachs, a lawyer, writer, art lover and freedom fighter, set against the dramatic events leading to the overthrow of the apartheid regime in South Africa.
Alliance for Justice; 11 Dupont Circle NW; 2nd Floor
Pixar in Concert
June 20th, 2014 at 08:30 PM | $30.00 - $58.00 | email@example.com | Tel: 703.255.1900 ext. 1729 | Event Website
All your favorite animated Pixar films on the big screen including Finding Nemo, Up, Toy Story, and Monsters, Inc., paired with memorable scores played by the National Symphony Orchestra
1551 Trap Road, Vienna, Virginia, 22182
Das- "Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony
June 21st, 2014 at 10:30 AM | firstname.lastname@example.org | Tel: (202) 333-4710 | Event Website
Experience an authentic tradition from the birthplace of coffee. Brought to you by Cervantes Coffee.
Das Ethiopian; 1201 28th St NW
A Midsummer Day's Reading
June 21st, 2014 at 2:00 PM | Free | email@example.com | Tel: 202-727-0232 | Event Website
Join the Georgetown Neighborhood Library as we celebrate D.C. Public Library's Adult Summer Reading program by reading aloud the first three acts of the classic romantic comedy "A Midsummer Night's Dream" on the summer solstice—the day on which the action within the play begins.
All are invited to participate as readers, and no prior experience performing or reading publicly is necessary.
Questions? Interested in participating? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
3260 R St. NW
June 22nd, 2014 at 07:30 PM | $10 | email@example.com | Tel: 877-537-2228 | Event Website
Experience Washington National Cathedral in a whole new way. Join a community sing-along and read through the Brahms Requiem with Music Director, J. Reilly Lewis. Scores provided. You choose your part.
Washington National Cathedral; 3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Ice Cream Sunday
June 22nd, 2014 at 01:00 PM | $8 per child and adult | firstname.lastname@example.org | Event Website
Bring the family and join us in the Dumbarton House gardens to make your own cool ice cream treat, as well as sample an ice cream flavor popular during the Federal period. End your visit with a tour of Dumbarton House to learn about the history of early Georgetown and First Lady Dolley Madison, a visitor to our historic home, who first popularized ice cream in America when she served it at the White House.
Dumbarton House; 2715 Q ST, NW
Greenhouse Birthday Party
June 22nd, 2014 at 01:00 PM | free admission | Tel: 703-777-3174 | Event Website
Have you sung to a building lately?
If not, come on out to Oatlands between 1pm and 4pm on June 22 for this free and fun event.
Balloons and cake while supplies last. Check back for cake cutting and "Happy Birthday" singing time as the event gets closer. Address
Oatlands Historic House and Gardens; 20850 Oatlands Plantation Lane; Leesburg, VA 20175
Brunch for a Cause
June 22nd, 2014 at 12:30 PM | $45.00 | email@example.com | Tel: 301-520-4036 | Event Website
After a successful inaugural event in February, Brunch for a Cause returns this summer! Guests will enjoy an enriching afternoon discussing ways to serve the homeless community in DC, while delighting in a 3-course brunch menu (including unlimited mimosas) and networking with peers. Proceeds will benefit Miriam's Kitchen, an organization dedicated to combating homelessness in DC.
M Street Bar & Grill; 2033 M Street NW