Early childhood

Anacostia River Festival *OFF CAMPUS EVENT

Date: 
Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Anacostia River Festival *OFF CAMPUS EVENT

The National Park Service and the 11th Street Bridge Park present the third annual Anacostia River Festival, a premier event of the 2017 National Cherry Blossom Festival. For a taste of local D.C., come celebrate the Anacostia River and take a canoe out to explore the River, ride in our bike parade, play lawn games with your family and experience Southeast D.C.’s local arts scene at this special FREE event.

Event Type: 
Family Event
Subject: 
Recreation
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
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Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Southeast DC Young Artist Show

Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 5:30pm
Location: 
The ArtReach Gallery

The Southeast DC Young Artist Show features artwork by high school students living East of the River. The eclectic pieces display a central theme of "Community" and each student's unique sense of their surroundings through photography, painting, and drawing.

Event Type: 
Art Display
Partner: 
ArtReach at THEARC
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
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Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Date: 
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Focus Theatre Productions presents: The Journey of Us - A Black History Presentation" under the direction of Norlyque Redd. A Broadway style presentation of the journey of the African-American people from Africa, through the Middle Passage, to the cotton fields, and all the way to the White House. Highlights a mother's cry for her black child's survival.

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior

IABD and The Katherine Smith Contemporary Dance Ensemble presents...HERITAGE PRAISE

Date: 
Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

"Heritage Praise" is a celebration of faith and the power of contemporary music and dance. The Ensemble showcases their professionalism, their technical mastery and their passion in a program of faith-based contemporary dance.

Event Type: 
Dance Performance
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Date: 
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Focus Theatre Productions presents : The Journey of Us: A Black History Presentation" under the direction of Norlyque Redd; It's a Broadway style presentation of the journey of the African-American people. From Africa, through the Middle Passage, from the cotton fields, all the way to the White House in the United States of America, while highlighting the Mother's Cry for her Black Boy's (child's) survival.

General admission: $30.00

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Recreation
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

The Washington School for Girls presents: "SHINE" - A Black History Month Showcase

Date: 
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Washington School for Girls presents: "SHINE" - A Black History Month Showcase

A Black History Month play performed by The Washington School for Girls!

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Subject: 
Education
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Avalon Theatre presents...Soundtrack For A Revolution

Date: 
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 10:30am
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Avalon Theatre presents...Soundtrack For A Revolution

A free program for 6th-12th grades, Cinema Classroom at the Avalon engages students in critical issues through screenings and expert-guided discussions.

Subject: 
Education
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

The Wacky & Whimsical Tea for THEARC

Date: 
Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Wacky & Whimsical Tea for THEARC

*Please note: this event DOES NOT occur on THEARC's campus*

This fantasy-filled Sunday afternoon tea features adventurous delight for the entire family. All proceeds will benefit the Town Hall Education Arts Recreation Campus (THEARC), located east of the Anacostia River in Washington, DC. For over 11 years THEARC has provided children and adults living in underserved communities access to quality, free and low-cost educational, health, music, dance, art programs and social services. THEARC is home to nine of DC’s best nonprofit organizations. Your support builds bridges and families!

Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

The National Symphony Orchestra presents...Christylez Bacon and Wytold!

Date: 
Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The National Symphony Orchestra presents...Christylez Bacon and Wytold!

Multi-Instrumentalist Christylez Bacon and electric cellist Wytold performing with the NSO at THEARC Theater.  

Event Type: 
Concert
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Taritibu Youth Association presents...Civil Disobedience!

Date: 
Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Taritibu Youth Association presents...Civil Disobedience!

TYA's 2017 Black History Show, "Civil Disobedience - The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" is a hard-hitting statement about protest, resistance, and resilience throughout the African diaspora. With our guests, Sons of Freedom, TYA pays tribute to the struggles of South Africa, Haiti, Cuba, Guinea and here in the United States.

Event Type: 
Dance Performance
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid