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Humanitini: Explore the Cuban Presence in DC!

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This Month: The Cuban Presence in DC In December 2014, President Barack Obama, Jr. announced an historic opening of American relations with Cuba. Cuban ties to the District of Columbia long pre-date that announcement. Let’s explore the Cuban cultural influences on DC – in terms of music, dance, food, and religion – with a panel of Cuban Americans who have lived in the area all of their lives. What is Humanitini? Humanitini is an exciting happy hour event where Washington’s

House History Day

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HumanitiesDC is proud to present House History Day, in collaboration with the Library of Congress. Who: These workshops are open to everyone with an interest in local history, from burgeoning enthusiasts to community historians. Please note: a Library of Congress Reader Card with photo is required. Please arrive 1 hour early if you need to obtain one! We highly recommend you register in advance here. What: These workshops help researchers of any skill level understand and navigate the many public

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