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OFFSITE EVENT: Holding on to Reno: Community Resistance to Displacement in DC

Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 6:30 pm

Please note this event will be held at Tenley-Friendship Library.  Join Neil Flanagan, author of the 2017 Washington City Paper article "The Battle of Fort Reno" for a seminar exploring one community's struggle to fight displacement.  
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House History Workshop

Thursday, June 13, 2019, 12:00 pm

This hands-on workshop will teach people how to research the history of their D.C. house using primary sources in Washingtoniana. Researchers will learn to use building permits, historic maps, city directories, newspapers and other resources to find out about the building and the people associated with it.  Registration required, visit our Eventbrite page.
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OFFSITE EVENT: History of Tenant Organizing in Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 6:30 pm

Please note this event will be held at Mount Pleasant Library.
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OFFSITE EVENT: Space was the Place: An Abbreviated History of Washington, DC Arts Venues

Sunday, June 30, 2019, 2:00 pm

Please note this program will take place at the National Gallery of Art, located at 6th and Constitution Ave. NW East Building Auditorium. Free and open to the public.