The Corner Forum
Saturday, Nov. 30, 2002
Issue #8

Calendar of Events

If you attend any of these events, we'd love it if you could send in anything from a few lines to a long article about what happened. And if you know of any upcoming events that other readers might be interested in, please let us know! Events are free and open to all.

Tuesday, Dec. 3

7:30 p.m. North Lincoln Park Neighborhood Association monthly meeting and holiday potluck celebration. Lane Memorial CME Church, 14th and C streets NE.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

6:45 - 8:45 p.m. Development or Disaster? Regentrification in the District. Panel discussion, by the Youth Action Research
Group. "Come to this important forum to learn just how gentrification efforts permeate the metro area, and what you can do to reclaim your community!" Registration strongly suggested, 234-9382 ext. 229. At 733 15th St. NW, Suite 1020.

Thursday, Dec. 5

6 - 8 p.m. Near Northeast Citizens Against Crime and Drugs monthly meeting. J.O. Wilson Elementary School (cafeteria). 7th and K streets NE.

6 - 9 p.m. Siting Halfway Houses. A public hearing to solicit testimony from city residents with respect to halfway house site selection. By Mayor Anthony Williams and the Mayor's Community Corrections Facility Siting Advisory Commission. At 441 4th St. NW in the Old City Council Chambers. For details, call Lisa Feldman, 994-5245, or e-mail her at

7 p.m. Advisory Neighborhood Commission 6A monthly meeting. Miner Elementary, 601 15th St. NE. ANC, 547-8741.

Friday, Dec. 6

7:30 p.m. Abendmusik Series. The Alban Chorale. Donations accepted at door. Lutheran Church of the Reformation, 212 East Capitol St. NE. Cantor Douglas Beck, 543-4200.

Saturday, Dec. 7

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Holiday Card Workshop. Art teacher Mary Arcuri helps visitors of all ages create hand-crafted cards for the winter holidays. Materials, canceled stamps and holiday sentiments are provided for assembling unique cards. Reservations required, 357-2991.

Sunday, Dec. 8

all day. Rake leaves out by today, for collection by the Department of Public Works from Dec. 9 to Dec. 20. Place leaves — loose or bagged — in the treebox space in front of your property, or, if you have alley trash collection, place them, bagged, with the trash. §