Early childhood

THEARC Farm: Composting 101 Workshop

Date: 
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Farm

Attend this introductory composting workshop to learn the do's and don'ts of composting. Once you attend this workshop, you qualify to participate in our community compost co-op!

Register HERE via Eventbrite!

Event Type: 
Meeting
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

THEARC Farm: Afro-Ecology Workshop

Date: 
Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Farm
THEARC Farm: Afro-Ecology Workshop

This workshop will provide attendees with the opportunity to share their thoughts and ideas about how we can continue to increase food access for people in our community without displacing long term residents. This discussion will be followed by a team building progject and community cookout. This workshop is a part of a 4 part series conducted by Black Dirt Farm Collective.

Register HERE via Eventbrite!

 

Event Type: 
Workshop/Seminar
Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Embassy of Belgium presents...The Adolphe Sax Exhibit

Date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:00am
Date: 
Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 9:00am
Location: 
THEARC Lobby

International Jazz DAY presented by LEVINE MUSIC and THE MONK INSTITUTE showcase of the Adolphe Sax Exhibit sponsored by the EMBASSY OF BELGIUM.

 

Event Type: 
Art Display
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Spring Arts Fair & Birthday Bash

Date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of THEARC!

Event Type: 
Family Event
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Cost: 
Free

Fruits of Our Labor Community Volunteer Day at THEARC Farm

Date: 
Saturday, April 2, 2016 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Fruits of Our Labor Community Volunteer Day at THEARC Farm

Stop by THEARC Farm for day of community service!

  • We are looking for 30 volunteers to come out to the farm between 10 am and 2 pm
  • We have lots of transplants to get in the ground, weeds to pull up and compost to haul. 

Fill out this form to Register to Volunteer on April 2nd! 

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

The Anacostia River Festival

Date: 
Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
The Anacostia River Festival

When: Sunday, April 17, 2016; 1 pm – 5 pm

Where: National Park Service’s Anacostia Park. Good Hope Road and Anacostia Drive SE

Who: FREE and open to the public.

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

TWB presents: Coppelia The Magical Toy Shop:

Date: 
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

A charming ballet about an eccentric dollmaker!

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

TWB presents: Coppelia The Magical Toy Shop

Date: 
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 1:00pm
Date: 
Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 1:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
TWB presents: Coppelia The Magical Toy Shop

A charming ballet about an eccentric dollmaker!

Music - Leo Delibes

Choreography - Arthur Saint-Leon

Staging - Luis R. Torres

Tickets start at $25

Community tickets (for ward 7 & 8 residents): $15

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

Rocketship presents: The Ward 8 Education Fair

Date: 
Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
Rocketship presents: The Ward 8 Education Fair

Ward 8 Parents, did you know the deadline for 2016-2017 school applications is fast approaching? Join us to get information on quality public school & public charter school choices right in your community!

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

The Washington Informer presents: The 2016 Washington Informer African American Heritage Tour

Date: 
Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 8:00am
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid