26 Feb 2015

To Do:

To Do List for the Weekend February 26 – March 1

Don’t let the snow stop you from enjoying this weekend. After you’ve binged on House of Cards of course… Tonight at the Hill Center Peter Martone, of Union Market’s The District Fishwife, will teach you everything you need to know about how to choose and open an oyster. The event is cleverly called Aw Shucks and beer will […]

19 Feb 2015

To Do:

To Do List for the Weekend of Feb 19 – 22

So.. cold… If you want to venture out from under your pile of blankets here are some ideas for fun: Tonight, Washington Post book editor Ron Charles interviews poet Frank Bidart, winner of the 2013 National Book Critics Circle award. The event begins at 7pm and is free. More information can be found here. Friday […]

18 Feb 2015


#SnowDay on the Hill: Photos and Cautionary Tales

Hey everyone! How did it go on your #SnowDay? Did you get to pad around in your jammies until noon, drink your weight in hot cocoa and get kicked off Capitol Hill for sledding in a menacing way? Yeah, us either. But some of you guys did, and you shared your photos with us, AND […]

10 Feb 2015


Be Here Now Yoga Studio Opening Feb. 15

Barracks Row is getting its own yoga studio – Be Here Now Yoga. The studio, opening Feb. 15 in the former “The Family Room” space (411 8th St. S.E.), will offer meditation and yoga classes, as well as wellness and healing services for the whole family. The space is large enough for two studios, which […]

04 Feb 2015


This Week on WAMU: Broadcasting From Capitol Hill

All this week, Kojo Nnamdi is broadcasting from the Folger Theater. In partnership with Roll Call, WAMU’s Metro Connection, and the Folger Shakespeare Library, Kojo is covering the political Capitol Hill as well as our neighborhood. As described by the website, For a full week we’ll be broadcasting from the Folger, where one entrance faces Congress, […]