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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

See the Trains at the National Christmas Tree

The National Christmas Tree will be lit every day from approximately 4:30 p.m. to midnight as part of the America Celebrates display at President’s...

“Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words,” at the Library of Congress

Rosa Parks, the civil rights icon made famous for her refusal to give up her seat to a white man on a city bus...

Office Hours with Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton’s Staff

On Thursday, Dec. 12, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., staffers from Norton’s office will assist DC residents with connecting with federal government agencies such as the...

Anacostia Watershed Society Volunteer Day

On Dec. 14, noon to 3 p.m., volunteers will help the Anacostia Watershed Society (AWS) sort trash removed from their River Terrace Trash Trap....

DC Oral History Seeks Applicants

Each year, the DC Oral History Collaborative makes funding available for oral history projects or for public humanities projects that use existing oral history...

Daughters of the American Revolution Christmas Open House

On Wednesday, Dec. 11, 5:30­ to 8 p.m., all are invited to the kid-friendly annual Daughters of the American Revolution Christmas Open House where...

IN Series’ L’Enfance du Christ

In collaboration with Foundry United Methodist Church, Berlioz’s grand oratorio is uniquely staged as a community exploration of human migration and the power of...

Cocoa at the Carnegie

Celebrate the season with the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.! From Dec. 10 to 13, the DC History Center, 801 K St. NW, will...

Step Afrika!’s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show

Step Afrika!’s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show is at The Atlas on H Street NE from Dec. 12 to 22. This fun, family-friendly performance...

Christmas Illuminations at Mount Vernon

On Dec. 20 and 21, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., come to Mount Vernon for an evening of family-friendly fun and fireworks choreographed to holiday...