Benefit “A Night at the Gaming Tables,” the Russian Chamber Art Society’s 2018 gala performance and dinner, will feature soprano Jennifer Casey Cabot, mezzo-sopranos Susana Poretsky and Monika Krajewska and tenor Viktor Antipenko, accompanied by pianists Genadi Zagor and...
Children’s programs Arts on the Horizon will present a creative drama workshop exploring the rhythms, rhymes and music in favorite stories like “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” and “Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?” (best suited for ages...
Children’s program Discovery Theater will present a performance by the Taratibu Youth Association, an ensemble of young artists representing the performing arts of the African diaspora (recommended for ages 5 through 16). 10:30 a.m. and noon. $3 to $8....
Children’s program The House of Sweden will host a weekly storytime for children and families to experience Swedish children’s literature. 2 p.m. Free. House of Sweden, 2900 K St. NW. www.swedenabroad.com/washington. Classes and workshops John Gilstrap, author of “Final Target,”...
Children’s programs U.S. Botanic Garden docent Marjorie Abbot will host a “September Snugglers” tour for parents and care providers with a tiny one in a snuggly (no strollers or older siblings due to narrow paths and the nature of...
Book sale Associates of the American Foreign Service Worldwide will hold “Art & BookFair 2017,” featuring used books, art, stamps, coins and collectibles. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission. Exhibit Hall, U.S. State Department, C Street between 21st...
Children’s programs Innosanto Nagara will discuss his book “The Wedding Portrait” (for ages 8 to 10). 10:30 a.m. Free. Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919. The Kid’s Chess Club will offer weekly chess instruction. 5 p.m. Free....
Children’s programs Drum Lady K 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. Audrey will present...
Antiques show The Washington Winter Show will feature antiques and fine arts with the theme “The Charm of Chinoiserie.” Special activities will include guided walks, dealer talks, book signings and a loan exhibit on “In the Chinese Style.” 11...
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...

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