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Brewing in Washington, Past and Present


Join us for an evening of good conversation, good food, and good beer. The Humanitini is a unique event at which panels of experts engage audiences over drinks. On April 7th, from 6:30-8:30pm, the Humantini comes to the Heurich House Museum to discuss the past and present of Washington, DC’s brewing industry. The mansion itself is an icon of DC beer history. It was built by Christian Heurich whose eponymous brewing company is widely recognized as Washington’s most successful. The

Molly Hundley: Activist, Teacher, Inspiration

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New Film Shows the Impact Dedicated Teachers can have on their Students Lives   Join the Chowan Discovery Group for screenings of a new film by Marvin Jones on the life of longtime Dunbar High School educator Mary Gibson Hundley. Throughout her life, Hundley resisted Jim Crow era racism, and guided her students to some of the most prestigious colleges in the country. She had to battle discrimination as a student and as a home buyer, and wanted to broaden

Learn Grant Writing with HumanitiesDC April 29th

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“…The grant proposal workshop was extremely helpful to me, especially with [HumanitiesDC] critiquing my proposal.  Perhaps the best bargain of the year!” Go beyond the basics of proposal writing, and strengthen your grant proposal at the HumanitiesDC’s Grant Writing Clinic on April 29th. Open to grant-writers at all experience levels, this Grant Writing Clinic will give individual feedback to each participant on one of their own grant proposals, while providing them with the fundamental knowledge to strengthen their fundraising efforts and relationships that

DC Community Heritage Project Grant Workshops

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Your History is Important! Register now to learn about this unique funding opportunity.   The DC Community Heritage Project Grant workshops will be held on April 2nd and April 9th at the Takoma Park Library and the Lamond Riggs Library respectively. Each workshop begins at 6pm and lasts about an hour. The workshop is for anyone interested in preserving the history of Washington, DC’s landmarks, neighborhoods, and cultures. It serves as an opportunity to get to know your history-minded neighbors,