DC Community Heritage Project Showcase to be Held at Dunbar High School
The showcase will be held Thursday, December 5, from 6:30 – 9:00 pm at the new home of the historic Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, 101 N Street NW, admission is free. Join us as we celebrate the work of 18 outstanding grantee organizations and their innovative and creative new interpretations of Washington's local history and culture! Each grantee organization will demonstrate their project and participate in an audience discussion. Guest speakers will include Lionell Thomas, Director of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, and David Maloney, Director of the DC Office Historic Preservation Office.
Please note that the location has been changed from Rehoboth Baptist Church to Paul Laurence Dunbar High School at 101 N Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001.
Register for this FREE event at http://dcchpshowcase2013.eventbrite.com!
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The Humanities Council of Washington, DC transforms lives through the power of the humanities. As a far reaching community catalyst, we build bridges between multiple and diverse neighborhoods to affirm and enliven the human spirit, promote cross cultural understanding, enrich the quality of life, and foster intellectual stimulation.
Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and public and private partners, we support local humanities projects and Council initiated programs.
For more information please call 202-387-8391, or make an appointment to visit us during our regular office hours at 925 U Street, NW Washington, DC 20001.