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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Creative Placemaking

Creative placemaking harnesses the power of arts and culture to allow for more genuine public engagement — particularly in low-income neighborhoods, communities of color...

Visit The Social Distancing Festival

The Social Distancing Festival is an online artists’ community celebrating the work of those who no longer have a showcase. Founded by writer Nick Green...

LOC Names New National Ambassador

The Library of Congress (LOC), the Children’s Book Council and Every Child a Reader has announced the appointment of Jason Reynolds as the seventh National Ambassador...

Jazz Avenues

“Sounds of Freedom/Price of Silence” at Anacostia Arts Center   Anita King, Alicia Hetzner and Theresa Sise are the featured performers for the free Second...

Get Your Nashville On

I recently caught up with the co-owner of Roaming Rooster, Michael “Mike” Habtemariam. Roaming Rooster, famous on Instagram (www.roamingroosterdc.com), has won two awards for...

Taste of Tennis Serves Up Great Food, Big Stars

Tennis all-star Sloane Stephens, currently ranked in the top ten by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) joined Grant onstage for a cooking demonstration. “I love food,...

Have a Ball at Citi Open Taste of Tennis Monday

Foodies and tennis fans are invited to an evening of incredible cuisine prepared by top local chefs and “served” by some of the top...

Jazz Avenues

DC to Launch First Music Census In a move reportedly welcomed by the entire music community, the District of Columbia will initiate its first music...

East River, DC Jazz Fests in Full Bloom

A Vinyl Listening Event. Terrance Nicholson. Marshall Keys. In the Spirit of Bird. Hip/Bop Convergence. All those events and performers are part of this...

Storytelling Showcased Monthly at Busboys and Poets

“I’m just doing what I’m doing,” Vera Oyé Yaa-Anna said. “It’s what I would be doing back home. We never get away from our...