Events and Entertainment Thursday, March 30 Children’s program ■ Hena Khan will discuss her book “Amina’s Voice” (for ages 8 through 12). 7 p.m. Free. Children & Teens Department, Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919. Concerts ■ Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead will...
As part of its April 30 spring benefit, the Avalon Theatre will screen the Western classic “High Noon” followed by an author’s talk on the backdrop of the 1952 film. The event will feature Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Glenn Frankel, whose...
Children’s programs Mr. Banjo Man will present “Rise + Rhyme,” a storytelling and performance series for ages 5 and younger. 9:30 to 11 a.m. $5 per child. Busboys and Poets Takoma, 235 Carroll St. NW. 202-726-0856. “Uno, Dos, Tres...
Classes and workshops The Kadampa Meditation Center will host a weekly class on meditation. 10 and 11:30 a.m. $6 to $12. Kadampa Meditation Center, 1787 Columbia Road NW. 202-986-2257. Local yoga instructors Alia Peera and Amy Mitchell will present...
Children’s programs Discovery Theater will present “Summer Magic,” featuring Dave Thoren (recommended for ages 5 through 12). 10:30 a.m., noon and 2 p.m.. $3 to $8. Discovery Theater, S. Dillon Ripley Center, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW. 202-633-8700. The event...
Children’s program Children’s performer Margot Bevington will present “Rise + Rhyme,” a storytelling and performance series for ages 5 and younger. 9:30 to 11 a.m. $5 per child. Busboys and Poets Takoma, 235 Carroll St. NW. 202-726-0856. Classes and workshops ...
Concerts "Live! Concert Series on the Plaza" will feature Oasis Island Sounds performing Caribbean sounds. Noon to 1 p.m. Free. Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-312-1300. Hans Uwe Hielscher of...
Children’s program Children’s performer Marsha Goodman-Wood will present “Rise + Rhyme,” a storytelling and performance series for ages 5 and younger. 9:30 to 11 a.m. $5 per child. Busboys and Poets Takoma, 235 Carroll St. NW. 202-726-0856. Classes and workshops ...
Children’s program A puppet show will feature adaptations of three stories by children’s author Ashley Bryan — "The Story of Lightning and Thunder," "Beautiful Blackbird" and "The Dancing Granny." Hands-on puppet-making workshops will follow. 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m....
Children’s program Keegan Theatre will present “How to Catch a Leprechaun,” a children’s musical based on an Irish folk tale (for ages 3 and older). 11 a.m. $15. Andrew Keegan Theatre, 1742 Church St. NW. 202-265-3767. The performance will...

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