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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.

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

  • Through Thursday, November 29, 2018

This centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front.


Sat • October 21, 2017


WETA Ticket

WETA Special


2017 Girls Inspire Summit

R.I.S.E. Demonstration Center

The 2017 Girls Inspire Summit will focus on young women sharing their wisdom and experiences they wish they had known when they were younger and what they hope to achieve in the future. Girls Inspire “Dear Future Me” Summit will feature a welcome, a writing activity, and stories being shared from guest panelists, and an interactive closing to the event.

50th anniversary of poet Haki Madhubuti's Third World Press

Sankofa Video & Bookstore

Sankofa Video & Books is honoring the 50th anniversary of poet Haki Madhubuti's Third World Press with a commemoration event and reading from his latest collection, "Not Our President: New directions from the Pushed Out, The Others and the Clear Majority in Trump's Stolen America."

Double Exposure Investigative Film Festival and Symposium Brings Top Films to DC

Naval Heritage Center

DOUBLE EXPOSURE returns to DC for the third year with eleven of this year´s most compelling investigative documentary films and engaging conversations with acclaimed filmmakers.

ONE OF US from academy nominated directors Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady will open DX 2017. VOYEUR, directed by Myles Kane and Josh Koury will close the festival. Academy award winning director Alex Gibney´s NO STONE UNTURNED is the festival centerpiece. Plus eight new investigative documentaries highlighting topics from the Jim Crow era to white supremacy; violence and drugs in Mexico and Bolivia to corruption at the World Health Organization; the kidnapping of journalists covering war zones to Serbia´s tumultuous political inheritance; and the inner workings of big-time journalism.

Categories: Film, Discussion


Highwood Theatre

Duck explores the internal dissolution of an American patriot, one who did the right thing and played by the rules, rising to become a decorated hero for his work for the CIA. However, the more Duck devotes himself to his clandestine work, the deeper becomes his internal sense of horror, with himself and the world.

Categories: Theater, Arts, Discussion

Superwoman 2 Syndrome

Renaissance Center

A free community event for women in business. Multi-guest speakers from the business and wellness communities present education and inspiration to empower women to live in Power, Peace & Prosperity. Women share their aspirations, challenges and business knowledge. Guest panelists of millennials. Join us at this open mic, open forum candid talk experience to ignite the super powers within you for success in your business and personal life.

Categories: Discussion, Free

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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