The Corner Forum
Sunday, Aug. 24, 2003
Issue #44

Calendar of Events

If you attend any of these events, please 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, send them in!

Events are free, unless otherwise noted, and open to all.

Tuesday, August 26

7-9 p.m. ANC 6A Economic Development & Zoning Committee. Draft agenda includes a discussion with Ira Holland of the D.C. Youth Services Administration on the planned construction of a new group home for youth offenders, on the 1600 block of Kramer St. NE. ANC committee chairman Cody Rice (6A03) says he hears from Mr. Holland that the group home is under construction now and, when completed, will house up to six children who are court-ordered to live in a supervised setting. At Capitol Hill Towers, 900 G St. NE, community room. Info, ANC 6A03 Commissioner Cody Rice, 544-3734.

Thursday, August 28

5:30-7 p.m. Calle Luna con Imani. "Afro-Brazilian and Afro-Cuban arrangements ... sultry and rhythmic vocals with conga, guitar, percussion, and bass." At Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Plaza, 7th Street and Independence Avenue SW. 633-4674. http://hirshhorn.si.edu/programs/events.asp.

6 p.m. Let Freedom Ring. "An evening of reflections and music celebrating the 40th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s historic `I Have A Dream' speech, featuring actor and activist Ossie Davis and Georgetown student leaders, with music by the Metropolitan Baptist Music Ministry and Georgetown University Gospel Choir." At the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Millennium Stage, 2700 F St. NW, 800-444-1324. http://www.kennedy-center.org/programs/millennium/schedule.html. §