In honor of Women's History Month, West End Library is hosting a panel that will discuss what it means to be a feminist in the modern day -- from Beyonce to Sheryl Sandberg.The panelists are:Christina Larocco, a women's studies lecturer at the University of Maryland;
Think living in an apartment means you can't have a garden? Think again!Master Gardener Neil Hoffman will share some tips on vegetable gardening. Whether you have containers on a balcony or a plot in a community garden, he'll show you how to produce vegetables year-round.
Who are the persons whose familiar names are part of our everyday lives as we live and visit on the streets of Washington? Why are they there? When did they appear and for what reason? Find out with local author Dr. Mark N. Ozer as he discusses his book Washington DC: Streets and Statues. Walking in the Steps of History
Interested in living on less?The new Tiny House movement is asking questions about how to live sustainably and happily in very small spaces, and Boneyard Studios right here in D.C. is a community of four of these very small homes.
Celebrate Black History Month!Learn the fascinating history of rum and the African slave trade with Johns Hopkins University's Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Professor of History, Dr. Franklin W. Knight. Embark on a "dry" tasting of premium rums from the Caribbean and South America with Dr. Knight's full-bodied descriptions.