Mary Bird

Fashionable 'Affair of the Heart' for Women's Health

Just in time for Valentine's Day, the American Heart Association held its annual luncheon and fashion show, with proceeds going to support research on heart disease.

Hungarians Celebrate Elegant New Embassy

Hungarian Ambassador Réka Szemerkényi entertained guests at the new embassy, a former home of Alexander Graham Bell.

Washington Performing Arts Caps Inaugural Weekend By Honoring Denyce Graves

After the days of the inauguration and Women's March, Washington Performing Arts brightened the week by honoring D.C.'s own, mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves.

Winter Show Highlights ‘The Art of Style’

The Washington Winter Show’s “The Art of Style” featured “Coco Chanel: A New Portrait by Marion Pike, Paris 1967-1971 ...

In the Spirit of St. Francis, a Blessing of the Animals at St. John’s

The mood was jovial at the Oct. 2 service in Georgetown, in part thanks to the liver treats from Cheeky Puppy.

‘Tying the Knots’ of American-Russian Friendship

Photos by Neshan H. Naltchayan. Mary Bird | Jun 22, 2016

On June 7, the American-Russian Cultural Cooperation Foundation celebrated the 150th anniversary of the historic U.S. Navy’s goodwill ...

Hillwood Presents Deco Japan

Doyenne Marjorie Merriweather Post entertained in grand style and tradition at Hillwood Estate, Museum and Garden. On June 7, under ...

Gala Evening for Young Concert Artists of Washington

Under the patronage of Hungarian Ambassador Réka Szemerkényi, Mary Mochary and Aniko Gaal Schott co-chaired an elegant gala evening April ...

Night of Vision: 30 Years with Beyond the See

The Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington held its annual gala at the Four Seasons Hotel March 19. Sally ...

Community Foundation Celebrates Philanthropy

The Community Foundation, which is the largest funder of nonprofits in the Washington region, held its 2016 Celebration of Philanthropy ...

Denmark Hosts the Initiative to Educate Afghan Women

On March 18, Ambassador of Denmark Lars Gert Lose and his wife Ulla Rønberg hosted a reception at their residence ...

A Kickoff for the Blue Hope Bash

The Sixth Annual Blue Hope Bash will be the first since the recent merger of the Chris4LifeColon Cancer Foundation and ...

Latino Student Fund’s 16th Annual Gala

Under the honorary patronage of Ambassador of Panama Emanuel González-Revilla, the annual benefit gala of the Latino Student Fund was ...

Blue Jeans Ball Raises Funds for Capital Area Food Bank

Supporters of the Capital Area Food Bank donned denim on March 13 to attend the 13th annual Blue Jeans Ball ...

Dana Tai Soon Burgess: 'Foster Suite'

The exhibit, “Dark Fields of the Republic: Alexander Gardner Photographs 1859-1862,” now at the National Portrait Gallery inspired choreographer Dana ...

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