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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.

For Whom It Stands

  • Through Saturday, February 28, 2015

More than 100 works of art, artifacts, documents, and photographs reflect the breadth of American experiences. A fragment of the original Star-Spangled Banner serves as a starting point to investigate the broad history and representation of the United States flag as an icon of our nation and its people.

Building Zone

  • Through Friday, July 31, 2015

The Building Zone introduces children to the building arts through play in an interactive gallery of hands-on activities for the Museum's youngest visitors.


Sun • February 1, 2015


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WETA Special


Amram Scholar Series: Joel Hoffman

Washington Hebrew Congregation

The Bible we read is an abridged version, with its ancient compilers having left out holy writings for many political, theological, or practical reasons. Translator and author Joel M. Hoffman will give us the stories and texts that didn’t make it into the Bible, although they offer penetrating insight into its teachings. His Amram lecture is also the topic of his latest book, an impressive blend of history, linguistics, and religious scholarship called The Bible's Cutting Room Floor: The Holy Scriptures Missing From Your Bible.

Booksigning: Away from the White House: Presidential Escapes, Retreats, and Vacations by Lawrence Knutson

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital

Author Lawrence Knutson discusses his new book, Away from the White House: Presidential Escapes, Retreats, and Vacations, published by the White House Historical Association.

Winner of the 2014 USA Book Awards, US History category

Free and open to the public.

Categories: 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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