In recognition of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month, the museum partners with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive in support of thousands of individuals across the country who suffer with this disease. Invite your family, friends, and professional networks to participate! Advance registration is required; please visit RFLewisMuseum.org for details.
Event begins at 10:00AM
WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →