WEEKLY SCHEDULER

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Wednesday, November 7

An evening with Daybreaker

As oxymoronic as that sounds, come enjoy a talk with the cofounder of Daybreaker--a morning party company that has grown rapidly. The chat will focus on building real friendships. (7-9pm)

Talk about your love life

Audition for a Valentine’s Day storytelling event focused on love lost. If you are heart broken and have a story to tell, come out to audition for the Lincoln Theater event. (Time Varies)

Also || Tenacious D, riots & retail, intro to meditation, Perfect Liars Club, author Alyson Hagy

 value of water happy hour (more info here), rap music in germany and austria, Make a wreath from paper flowers, an Sweet & Young Jesus, Aida

Thursday, November 8

Year of the Anacostia update

Hear an update on the progress and outlook for cleaning up the Anacostia River from panelists including Tommy Wells, Director of the Department of Energy & Environment. (6:30pm)

Pedestrian memorial walk

Partake in a memorial walk to remember the ten pedestrians who have been struck and killed by drivers on DC roads so far in 2018. (5:15pm)

Also || dream journal user guide, Capitol Food Fight, the Virgin & the Juggler: Byzantine Studies!, emotional labor 101, racism and antisemitism workshop with George Derek Musgrove, Lafayette Wright (Comedy Central)

Religion and the 2018 Midterm Elections, Frankenstein play, solidcore 5th anniversary party, WWI in America, The Flying Tigers book launch, Art for DASH, casino night for La Clinica del Pueblo, wreath laying at WWI, social reproduction, Network for Victim Recovery

wine with writers, cider bash, alternatives to calling the police, WIT road show

Friday, November 9

Catharsis on the Mall

No, there’s no 50-foot naked statue facing the White House this year. But Catharsis on the Mall, a “Vigil for Healing,” is back, featuring Burner-lite art installations, “serpent healing,” yoga, blockchain and offgrid seminars, and, of course, disco tents and a pillow pile. (Friday-Sunday)

ROAM turns 5

The pop-up rave has somehow made it through five years. Celebrate at a Warehouse Near You. (10pm-”late”)

Also || Super Spectacular Comedy for LGBTQ Youth, Ronnie Spector, The Emporiyum, winter forest bathing

Damageable Perfection (Korean sculpture), The Invalid Corps: A Forgotten History of Disabled Americans, 20 years of irfa, Ruck the Runway 2, Slow Living Retreat, go go-karting,

Saturday,  November 10

Tunes: From Catharsis to classical

All the flannel

Choose between the Frugal Fashionista clothing swap in Alexandria and the punk rock flea marketat Saint Stephens.

Also ||documentary: Pilot District Project, one of Rolling Stone’s 5 comedians to watch, The Emporiyum, learn to crochet with queers

brett dennen, frankenstein, meditation retreat, JDVBBS pre-snow season bash,, The Clown of God, .5K underachiever’s run, the People and the Police, mindful communication, it’s not all glitter and rainbows

Sunday,  November 11

Bluejacket turns 5

The beloved brewery helped kickstart the city’s microbrewery megatrend. Celebrate with a live radio broadcast, tunes, and tee shirts.  (11 am-4 pm)

The Emporiyum

A weekend-long food market hosted by Washington City Paper, featuring 90+ vendors showcasing everything from sweets and condiments to beer and cocktails, plus snacks whipped up for you on site. Fill your pockets for us. (all weekend)

Also || sucker for love auditions, What makes a great America?, WIT road show, JUFJ turns 20,

, FlyFit @ DC Brau, yoga: remembering Tallahassee, mass meditation

Monday, November 12

People UncorkedAn expanded version of the popular Women Uncorked group, a sex discussion and education group open to all. Bring a partner or friend, your dinner or a snack to share, and questions or confessions to share anonymously. Come as you are. (7pm)

Go see a play

In This Hope: A Pericles Project” is part play and part ritual, led by an all-female/multi-cultural ensemble that uses Shakespeare’s epic Pericles as the starting point to come together to uncover the power of memory and storytelling. (Runs til Dec. 2nd, in case you have a case of the Mondayz.) (8pm)

Also || Life is Rich: free documentary screening, Toro Y Moi (sold out), Danish String Quartet, People Uncorked, the edge of heaven ($5 film screening), death cafe at Rhizome

Tuesday, November 13

DC Statehood launch party

DC Vote and City Winery DC are teaming up to create a series of local wines for "The 51st", a launch party to support statehood for DC. (5:30 pm)

Stories!

Two of DC's premier storytelling series fall on the same evening tonight. Story District share personal tales about superstitions, strange beliefs, and cat-headed babies at Black Cat while The Inner Loop will wrap up their fifth season featuring nine local writers in fiction, nonfiction and poetry. (6:30 pm)

What Do The Midterms Mean? with The Atlantic's Politics Team

One week after the country votes, The Atlantic’s politics staff writers McKay Coppins, Vann R. Newkirk II, and Elaina Plott, together with editor in chief Jeffrey Goldberg, will take stock of the results and analyze what they mean for the president, policy, and politics leading up to the 2020 campaign.

Also || a history of intelligence, spies of the soviet screen, GMAT Prep 101, Feminism To Me: An Exhibit and Discussion, design your own gift wrap

Looking Ahead

11/14: industrious launch party, midterms & you: post-election haze, Community Stories Festival, tennis, Esme Patterson, trees matter symposium, mindfulness class, post-election panel, comedy for BLM

11/15: CLEO Gala, PREET, Lawfare podcast recording, Yonder Mountain String Band, DASER, NatSecGirlSquad Conference, DC Inno 50 on Fire, tackling white fragility, femex empowerment, Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled, LGBTQ women’s mixer, Take 5: jazz at SAAM

11/16: River of Redemption book launch, not your avg HH, Mitski + jessica Lea Mayfield, Maggie Rose, The Dollop (Live podcast recording), Narrative Change: A Community Meal + Gathering, Garden of Lights in MoCo, Allthebestkids + Loi Loi

11/17: Jack on Fire, Halycon Arts Lab open house, Emma Willman, free turkey burn bootcamp, Holiday hayride, Caroline Rose, Debussy/Duparc/Tchaikovsky, Natasha Leggero, Los Campesinos!, Off the Beaten Track Warehouse Fall Open Studio, Tosser, arboretum 5K

11/18: Congressional chorus concert, Art Garfunkel, beetlejuice, JUFJ community meeting, Wild Nothing, quiet eyes

11/19: Dutch envoy for international water affairs

11/20: trans day of rememberance, 50 years after Whitney Young Jr., an inspector calls at shakespeare theater,

11/21: IDK

11/22: Trot for Hunger

11/23: Nicole byer

11/24: Nicole Byer, Gay Life Explored Through Song

11/25: The Agitators: A Historic Friendship, cat adoption

11/26: Racism & evolution

11/27: Silent Screams, Essential Oils 101, Christianity & Climate Change, check your blood pressure, In conversation: Janet Napolitano, all about actresses

11/28: speed dating, Rock to resist, Wisdom & wine book club, Downtown Boys

11/29: CAM Summit, Preoccupations & Protomartyr

11/30: Kurt Vile is back, baby, Flasher, Puff Pieces, historic house holiday tour, Thom Yorke

12/1: Wild Rivers & Paper Kites, Dancing yoga, MetroCooking Show, bereavement support group, Soccer Mommy , Red baraat, 5K to end HIV

12/2: Young Women’s Leadership Conference, curling @ Nats Park

12/3: She the People

12/4: Trusty’s trivia, science in action, lol Kenny G, http://www.shakespearetheatre.org/events/panties-partner-profit-18-19/, the helio sequence

12/5: Yann Tiersen, self defense class, DAR Xmas open house

12/6: Moth StorySLAM, Winternational, classical lunch break

12/7: get a free flu shot, Marissa Nadler, Love, Factually

12/8: Dollar Days @ National Aquarium ($1 admission!), The Warriors w Shaolin Jazz, Rock Creek Gala, Book Launch: Anacostia River in Photos, Rethink Masculinity Ward 5

12/9:Dollar Days @ National Aquarium ($1 admission!), Austrian Research & Innovation Talk

12/10: I hate the holidays, Hannah Arendt film

12/13: Byblos cooking class, bomba estereo

12/14: Lindsay Stirling, Mumford & Sons, Women Uncorked

12/15: Lay wreaths at Arlington Nat’l cemetery, glade dance xchange, Darlingside, positive presence

12/16: Jane Austen Bday Tea, LeBron’s in town

12/20: Generation Hope Holiday Volunteering

12/22: Alleycat, Children’s National blood drive

12/23: Last chance to see Corbin Bleu

12/28: Evening yoga

12/31: A Comedy NYE, NYE Blood Drive, NYE Yoga Awakening, NYE Healing Touch, NYE @ National Harbor

1/1: Brookside Garden of Lights, Festival of Lights

⅛: Gritty comes to town

1/14: Goya Film

1/17: Dan Deacon with an orchestra

1/19: Heather McDonald

1/26: Neko Case

2/11: Silent Star

2/16: ‘80s Prom

Looking Ahead

11/7: Make a wreath from paper flowers, Tenacious D, Ian Sweet & Young Jesus, Aida, riots & retail

11/8: Tommy Wells on Year of Anacostia, Frankenstein play, solidcore 5th anniversary party, WWI in America, The Flying Tigers book launch, dream journal user guide, Art for DASH, casino night for La Clinica del Pueblo, Capitol Food Fight, wreath laying at WWI, the Virgin & the Juggler: Byzantine Studies!, emotional labor 101, racism and antisemitism workshop with George Derek Musgrove, Lafayette Wright (Comedy Central), social reproduction

11/9: Ronnie Spector, The Invalid Corps: A Forgotten History of Disabled Americans, 20 years of irfa, catharsis on the mall, Ruck the Runway 2, ROAM turns 5, The Emporiyum, Slow Living Retreat, go go-karting, winter forest bathing

11/10: clothing swap, brett dennen, frankenstein, the joy formidable, punk rock flea, meditation retreat, JDVBBS , volunteer at the NOVA community marketplace, Radiohead to Ravel, documentary: Pilot District Project, one of Rolling Stone’s 5 comedians to watch, The Emporiyum, learn to crochet with queers, The Clown of God, .5K underachiever’s run, the People and the Police

11/11: What makes a great America?, JUFJ turns 20, The Emporiyum

11/12: Toro Y Moi, Danish String Quartet, People Uncorked

11/13: GMAT Prep 101, The Inner Loop: Fall Finale

11/14: midterms & you: post-election haze, Community Stories Festival, tennis, Esme Patterson, trees matter symposium

11/15: CLEO Gala, PREET, Lawfare podcast recording, Yonder Mountain String Band, DASER, NatSecGirlSquad Conference, DC Inno 50 on Fire, tackling white fragility

11/16: River of Redemption book launch, not your avg HH, Mitski + jessica Lea Mayfield, Maggie Rose, The Dollop (Live podcast recording), Narrative Change: A Community Meal + Gathering, Garden of Lights in MoCo, Allthebestkids + Loi Loi

11/17: Halycon Arts Lab open house, Emma Willman, Holiday hayride, Caroline Rose, Debussy/Duparc/Tchaikovsky, Natasha Leggero, Los Campesinos!, Off the Beaten Track Warehouse Fall Open Studio, Tosser

11/18: Congressional chorus concert, Art Garfunkel, beetlejuice, JUFJ community meeting, Wild Nothing

11/19: Dutch envoy for international water affairs

11/20: 50 years after Whitney Young Jr., an inspector calls at shakespeare theater,

11/21: IDK

11/22: Trot for Hunger

11/23: Nicole byer

11/24: Nicole Byer, Gay Life Explored Through Song

11/25: The Agitators: A Historic Friendship, cat adoption

11/26: Racism & evolution

11/27: Silent Screams, Essential Oils 101, Christianity & Climate Change

11/28: speed dating, Rock to resist, Wisdom & wine book club, Downtown Boys

11/29: CAM Summit, Preoccupations & Protomartyr

11/30: Kurt Vile is back, baby, Flasher, Puff Pieces, historic house holiday tour, Thom Yorke

12/1: Wild Rivers & Paper Kites, Dancing yoga, MetroCooking Show, bereavement support group, Soccer Mommy , Red baraat

12/2: Young Women’s Leadership Conference

12/3: She the People

12/4: Trusty’s trivia, http://www.shakespearetheatre.org/events/panties-partner-profit-18-19/, the helio sequence

12/5: Yann Tiersen, self defense class

12/6: Moth StorySLAM, Winternational

12/7: Marissa Nadler, Love, Factually, Dance Party

12/8: The Warriors w Shaolin Jazz, Rock Creek Gala, Book Launch: Anacostia River in Photos, Rethink Masculinity Ward 5

12/9: Austrian Research & Innovation Talk

12/10: I hate the holidays

12/13: Byblos cooking class, bomba estereo

12/14: Lindsay Stirling, Mumford & Sons, Women Uncorked

12/15: Lay wreaths at Arlington Nat’l cemetery, glade dance xchange, Darlingside, positive presence

12/16: Jane Austen Bday Tea, LeBron’s in town

12/20: Generation Hope Holiday Volunteering

12/22: Alleycat, Children’s National blood drive

12/23: Last chance to see Corbin Bleu

12/31: A Comedy NYE, NYE Blood Drive, NYE Yoga Awakening, NYE Healing Touch

⅛: Gritty comes to town

1/17: Dan Deacon with an orchestra

1/19: Heather McDonald

1/26: Neko Case

2/16: ‘80s Prom

3/9: Beatles & Beethoven

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