Monthly Archives: March 2010

Don’t Let Your History Slip Away!

Apply for a Historic Preservation Grant from the Humanities Council and ensure your community’s past is remembered. The Humanities Council of Washington, DC is now accepting applications for Historic Preservation Grants of up to $2,000 for their annual Community Heritage … Continue reading

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Busboys and Poet-ry

Poet Lore, the nation’s oldest continuously published poetry journal, will be selling its latest issue at Busboys & Poets during the month of April in celebration of National Poetry Month. Poet Lore’s co-editors E. Ethelbert Miller and Jody Bolz see … Continue reading

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Mayor’s Arts Awards Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 25th Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards! EXCELLENCE IN AN ARTISTIC DISCIPLINE · Peter Waddell EXCELLENCE IN SERVICE TO THE ARTS · Margery E. Goldberg INNOVATION IN THE ARTS · The Theatre Lab School of the … Continue reading

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Bank On DC Poetry Slam: Friday

Bank on DC and HEW Federal Credit Union want YOU to participate in their upcoming Poetry Slam on Friday, March 26, 2010. Participants should present an original piece focusing on the importance of saving for the future, investing and the … Continue reading

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Calling on Columbia Heights!

DCCAH is seeking members of the Columbia Heights community to help capture the unique qualities of the neighborhood in the newly installed Resonance Plaza. Seventeen streetscape mosaic medallions designed by residents will be installed along 14th Street, NW between Park … Continue reading

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Calling All Photographers!

Census 2010: Portraits of DC In an effort to celebrate the diverse beauty of DC residents, DCCAH, FotoWeekDC and DC Counts invite photographers of all skill levels to participate in our Census 2010: Portraits of DC photo contest! Deadline: Tuesday, … Continue reading

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This Weekend: Birds in the Park

New public art has landed in DC! “Birds in the Park” is a touring project that involves the temporary installation of thirty to sixty porcelain birdlike forms on the ground. Pecking around randomly, they might be taken for pigeons—carrier pigeons, … Continue reading

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