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Community Calendar

Learn about events happening in and around Washington! Local arts and cultural organizations are invited to submit events to this calendar.

National Museum of the American Indian Exhibit “Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations”

  • Through Saturday, September 1, 2018

Nation to Nation presents the story of the treaties that lie at the heart of the relationship between Indian Nations and the United States.

2017 AFI Latin American Film Festival

  • Through Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with the 28th AFI Latin American Film Festival! Featuring more than 40 films, the festival showcases the best in cinema from Latin America with the inclusion of films from Spain and Portugal.


Tue • September 19, 2017


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WETA Special


Climate Change: The Causes, the Challenges, the Consequences

Loyola University Maryland

Richard Alley, Ph.D., Francisco Alpizar, Ph.D., and Danny Richter, Ph.D. comprise the trio of panelists for this year’s lecture, “Climate Change: The Causes, the Challenges, the Consequences.” The speakers will discuss the causes and potential consequences of climate change at a global scale, will explore how developing nations are reacting to the challenges and opportunities imposed by climate change, and will delve into the political environment around climate change action and how to become politically involved.

Categories: Lecture, Discussion, Free

MahoganyBooks Presents an Author Talk & Book Signing with Michael Twitty

The Adinkra Cultural Arts Studio

On Tuesday, September 19, 2017, Michael Twitty will bring a fresh perspective to our most divisive cultural issue, race, in an author talk about his illuminating memoir of Southern cuisine and food culture that traces his ancestry–both black and white–through food, from Africa to America and from slavery to freedom.

Spolight on Design: SmithGroupJJR

The National Building Museum

Find out how SmithGroupJJR has had a significant impact on the Washington region and beyond in its 164-year history, especially now as it renews its focus on place-making and high-performance design.

Categories: Discussion, Lecture

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WETA invites local arts and cultural organizations to submit events to this community calendar. The calendar is offered as a free community service. Event listings are limited to those occurring in the Washington metropolitan area, and priority is given to performance and cultural events.

Note: Only registered users may submit events.

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