• 2017 Community Calendar

  • LIFE PIECES TO MASTERPIECES

    October 2 – November 3, 2017

    This exhibit will feature a 50-piece collection from Art by Life Pieces. We will connect with our families and friends, engage with the Apprentices, contribute to the vibrant tapestry of Washington, DC’s art community, and celebrate Life Pieces to Masterpieces’ impact and success of our boys and young men.

    Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

    Accessibility Innovations Expo

    October 23, 2017 

    10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    The Accessibility Innovations Expo will feature outstanding technologies – created in the private and public sectors by innovators, entrepreneurs, technology companies, organizations, and academics – that advance accessibility for people with disabilities.  The Expo, which will be open to the public, will provide a platform for showcasing innovative technologies that impact the daily lives of consumers with disabilities and focus on next-generation innovations and breakthroughs for users of all abilities.  In the health arena, the event will demonstrate cutting-edge broadband-enabled solutions that advance the ability of persons with disabilities to fully benefit from the connected health revolution.  

    Suited for Change Popup 2.0

    November 2 –  November 3, 2017

    10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

    Join Suited for Change and Pepco as we partner to host the Suited Popup 2.0 - a two day, Fall Winter shopping experience, featuring designer and name brand items, plus special shopping surprises both days, music, and deals you don't want to miss!

    Ellington School of the Arts Visual Arts Department Presents

    Reclaiming the Legacy 

    November 9 – December 15, 2017

    “Reclaiming the Legacy” is an exhibition of eight educators in the arts spanning with over 40 years of educating young aspiring artists.  Artists are William Harris, Melchus Davis, Jacqui Maggi, Mike Easton, Rodney Little, Derrick Horton, Mark Walker and Kimberly King.  The Ellington faculty show is comprised of a series of works of individual artists’ creativity ranging from photography, drawing, painting, mixed media, printmaking and sculpture.

    Pepco Annual Holiday Bazaar

    December 6, 2017

    9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    The general public is invited to Pepco’s Annual Holiday Bazaar held at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery! Find everything you need for the holiday season, all in one place - handbags, jewelry, soaps, gift baskets and more. Vendor table sales proceeds benefit the United Way National Capital Area.

    Annual 'Sew N Know' Holiday Bazaar 

    Thursday, December 14, 2014
    10:30am - 3:00pm