The Great Minds Gala is a fundraising event held in conjunction with LeadingAge's PEAK Leadership Summit. This event recognizes LeadingAge members and individuals for positively impacting the care and support of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. The event’s mission is to promote public awareness for the need to improve care and support for people with the disease and those who care for them.
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Presented by: LeadingAge and EMA
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 →