Concerts Inspired by Twi proverbs and Ivorian pop and by the life and struggles of Freddie Gray and Edward Snowden, Chopteeth will perform songs that tell tales, call out injustice, and celebrate the D.C. music scene that includes...
Classes and workshops Bring a sketchbook and pencils to the Luce Foundation Center at the Smithsonian American Art Center and participate in a “Sketching” Draw and Discover” event, taking inspiration from the objects on display at the...
Children’s programs Take a trip to space at the National Park Service’s Young Planetarium. Recommended for children ages 4 to 10. 4 p.m. Free; tickets are first-come, first-serve. Rock Creek Park Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road NW....
Classes and workshops A weekly class on “Basic Knitting: Casting On, Garter Stitch, Purl Stitch” will offer instruction for beginners who want to learn the essential foundations of knitting. 5 p.m. Free. West End Library, 2301 L...
Concerts Violinist Shu-Ting Yao and pianist Wan-Chi Su will perform works from composers Richard Strauss and Eugene Ysaye for the Calvary Baptist Church Concert Series. Noon to 1 p.m. Free. Calvary Baptist Church, 755 8th St. NW. 202-347-8355....
Children’s programs ■ Teatro de la Luna will host a series of seven bilingual theater workshops for children ages 6 to 11. 10 a.m. to noon. Free. Casa de la Luna, 4020 Georgia Ave. NW. 202-882-6227. This event will...
Children’s programs ■ Edlavitch D.C. Jewish Community Center will host a “Little Flippers,” “Tadpoles,” and “Guppies” swim class for kids from 4 months to 5 years old in separate sessions between 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., part one of...
Classes and workshops ■ Edlavitch D.C. Jewish Community Center will hold a “Beyond the Bump” parenting center workshop for expectant mothers to create a community to exchange ideas and find support, part of a weekly discussion group that will...
Classes and workshops ■ Bring a sketchbook and pencils to the Luce Foundation Center at the Smithsonian American Art Center and participate in a Sketching Draw and Discover event, taking inspiration from the objects on display at the museum....
Children’s events ■ An animal nutritionist at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo will lead a discussion on how to feed and care for the zoo animals. 11:30 a.m. Free. Amazonia Science Gallery, Smithsonian National Zoo, 3001 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-633-4888. ■...

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