Programs and Events Calendar

  • Arts & Performances
  • Children, Teen, & Family
  • Computers & Technology
  • Food & Garden
  • Hobbies, Crafts, & Games
  • Language & Humanities
  • Lectures & Conversations
  • Mindful Motion & Health

Tippi Toes Toddler & Me - Saturday AM

Tai Chi Chuan Various Offerings Tues, Thurs 6-9, Saturdays 9-12

Tippi Toes Toddler & Me - Wednesday AM

Tippi Toes Baby Ballet - Wednesday 11AM

The Writer's Center: Getting Started Creative Writing with Patricia Gray: Begins Mar. 14

The Writer's Center: Travel Writing: Getting Paid to See the World with Aaron Hamburger: Begins Apr. 18

Mad Science Summer Camps (Rising 1st- 6th graders): Starts Jun 22

The Writer's Center: Getting Started Creative Writing with Jessica Garratt: Jan. 24

Hill Center Concert Series: Debra Tidwell-SOLD OUT

Hill Center Concert Series: Le Zhang, Vocalist

Hill Center Concert Series: JP Jofre, Bandoneon Player

Hill Center Concert Series: Hill Center Jazz Ensemble

Hill Center Concert Series: Washington Women in Jazz Festival

The Writer's Center: The Art & Craft of Screenwriting and Adaptation with Khris Baxter: Apr. 11

Taste of Thai Favorites with Chef Wendi James - Mar. 19

Film Screening: American Denial

Film Screening: The Homestretch

Film Screening: Limited Partnership

Mad Science Day Off Camps (Apr. 6)

Mad Science Day Off Camps (May 1)

College Admissions: A Road Map

P.A.C.E. Program (Starts Feb. 24)

Urban Foraging Trek and Cooking Class with Traditional Foodways Expert Dr. Bill Schindler - SOLD OUT

Spike Mendelsohn Leads a Class Inspired by his New Joint, The Sheppard - SOLD OUT

Derrick's Paintbrush presents Valentine's Day Paint Class - SOLD OUT

The Life of a Poet: Conversations with Ron Charles - Frank Bidart, winner of the 2013 National Book Critics Circle Award

Hill Center & PEN/Faulkner Literary Reading Series Voices Beyond Bondage: An Anthology of Verse by African Americans of the 19th Century

Hill Center & PEN/Faulkner Literary Reading Series. Award-winning author Brando Skyhorse discusses his memoir, Take This Man, in conversation with writer Lisa Page

The Writer's Center: Building a Character with Sierra Prasada: Feb 7

The Writer's Center: Extra! Extra! Write All About It with Sierra Prasada: Mar. 21

Northern Greek Cooking Class with Kapnos Executive Chef / Partner, George Pagonis - SOLD OUT

Hitchcock/Welles Film Series: Lifeboat (1944)

Hitchcock/Welles Film Series: The Stranger (1946)

Hitchcock/Welles Film Series: Spellbound (1945)

Hitchcock/Welles Film Series: Touch of Evil (1958)

Contemporary Approach to Watercolor (Beginner): Feb. 21

Contemporary Approach to Watercolor (Beginner): Mar. 14

Contemporary Approach to Watercolor (Beginner): Apr. 25

Buds Story Time (2 to 4 years): Feb. 20

Classic French Cooking with Storied 2-Star Michelin Chef Gérard Pangaud: Tour de France-Languedoc (South West) - SOLD OUT

Classic French Cooking with Storied 2-Star Michelin Chef Gérard Pangaud: Tour de France- Lyon

Classic French Cooking with Storied 2-Star Michelin Chef Gérard Pangaud: Tour de France- Paris

Breastfeeding and Pumping Basics: Feb. 14

Breastfeeding and Pumping Basics: Mar. 14

Breastfeeding and Pumping Basics: Apr. 18

Breastfeeding and Pumping Basics: May 16

Alcoholics Anonymous

Environmental Film Festival: Project Wild Thing

Infamous Robotics: Bob the Bug Robot (ages 5-12)

Infamous Robotics: Robotics 220 - Mastering the Multi-meter (ages 10+)

Abraham Lincoln's Life in Music By Elizabeth Smith Brownstein

Fit for the Gods: Mead and Cheese Sampling with Charm City Meadworks and Sona Creamery - SOLD OUT

Buds Story Time (2 to 4 years): Mar. 13

Newborn Care and Postpartum Recovery- The Fourth Trimester - Mar. 29

Environmental Film Festival: Food Patriots

Cooking with Winter Beers with Chef Matt Finarelli

An Introduction to Rice & Curry: Sri Lankan Home Cooking with Gastronaut Skiz Fernando

Herbal Beers Tasting with John Holl

Sunday Brunch with Jonathan Bardzik

Classic French Cooking with Storied 2-Star Michelin Chef Gérard Pangaud- March 11

Classic French Cooking with Storied 2-Star Michelin Chef Gérard Pangaud- April 8

Cambodian Cooking Class with Erik Bruner-Yang, Chef / Owner of Toki Underground

Aw, Shucks, or, How to Open an Oyster with Peter Martone of The District Fishwife

Conquer Your Fear of Fish with The District Fishwife's Fiona Lewis

All Politics is Local with Tom Sherwood and Mark Segraves: DC’s First Elected Attorney General Karl Racine

Dounouya: Global Sounds on the Hill- Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang

Dounouya: Global Sounds on the Hill- Cheick Hamala Diabate

Dounouya: Global Sounds on the Hill- Feedel Band

Dounouya: Global Sounds on the Hill- Amadou Kouyate

Winning Study Skills: How to Learn More & Get Better Grades in Less Time

Baby's First Bite - Baby Food Making Class

Chef Matt Finarelli Cooking with Bourbon - A Special Treat for Father’s Day Weekend- June 19

Date Night! Springtime Cooking with Chef Matt Finarelli - Apr. 17

Capitol Romance DIY Workshop - DIY Custom Canvas Prints

DC Power Kids Story Time with Sue Pyatt

Step AFRIKA! Reads Program: March 5

Step AFRIKA! Reads Program: March 27

Step AFRIKA! Reads Program: April 3

Step AFRIKA! Reads Program: May 1

Step AFRIKA! Reads Program: May 21

On the Same Page: Voices of Incarcerated Youth