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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.

Turquoise Mountain: Artists Transforming Afghanistan

  • Through Sunday, January 29, 2017

Dedicated to teaching young artisans traditional crafts, Turquoise Mountain is reviving Afghanistan’s proud cultural legacy. This exhibition transforms the International Gallery into a visit to Old Kabul.

House and Home

  • Through Monday, May 1, 2017

Take a tour of houses both familiar and surprising, through past and present, which challenge our ideas about what it means to live at home in America. 


Sun • January 22, 2017


WETA Ticket

WETA Special


Amram Scholar Series Presents David Kinney

Washington Hebrew Congregation

The Amram Scholar Series welcomes Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Kinney to Washington Hebrew Congregation on Sunday, January 22 at 10:30 am. Co-author of "The Devil's Diary: Alfred Rosenberg and the Stolen Secrets of the Third Reich," Mr. Kinney provides a fresh, eye-opening account of the Nazis’ rise to power and genesis of the Holocaust uncovered in a long-lost diary written by Alfred Rosenberg.

Happy Nappy Storytelling

Sankofa Video Books and Cafe

Happy Nappy Storytelling is free children's literacy program designed to encourage a love for reading. Each week we go on a storytelling adventure that invokes the full use of our imaginations and leaves us with a meaningful life lesson. 

Open Door Reading-Shara McCallum & Jeneva Burroughs Stone

The Writer's Center

Shara McCallum, Cave Canem Fellow, and Director of the Stadler Center for Poetry at Bucknell University, reads from her fifth collection of poems, Madwoman. She is joined by Jeneva Burroughs Stone, author of Monster, a meditation on disability, medicine, and caregiving through linked essays and poems.

Categories: Books & Authors, Free

Poets & Painters - Springtime in Winter: An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music

Reston Art Gallery & Studios

Readings and music created to complement the works of eight fine artists.

Categories: Arts, Books & Authors

Submit an Event

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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