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July 2019

French Language Course: Beginner I + II

Tuesday, July 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Tuesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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While fluency is developed over years, confidence is built in the classroom. Our summer course combines Beginners I and II, which will serve true beginners and those who are continuing to learn the language. The instructor will focus on the…

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Mad Science: Red Hot Robots (Rising 2nd-6th Graders)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Mad Science summer camps and vacation programs give kids the opportunity to learn about science through our interactive and hands-on science activities. Our summer science programs let children become junior scientists for the summer and embark on a series of…

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Busy Bees: Music & Art Summer Camp (Ages 2 to 9)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Friday, July 26, 2019

Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Busy Bees Music & Art Playgroup will be holding a summer camp for children ages 2-years-old to nine-years-old for summer 2019. There will be 3 programs: Busy Bees for ages 24-48 months, Buzzing Bees for ages 4-6 years, and Bumbling Bees…

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Studio One Dance: Once Upon a Ballet Camp (Ages 3-5)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until Friday, July 26, 2019

Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join us on this enchanted dancing journey! Your little dancer will start each morning with an exciting Ballet class where their imagination will have them dancing like characters from classical Ballets and their favorite fairy tales! Campers enjoy a healthy…

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Super Soccer Stars Mini Camp (Ages 3-4)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Daily
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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When school is out, soccer is in! At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve…

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Super Soccer Stars Mini Camp (Ages 5-6)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Daily
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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When school is out, soccer is in! At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve…

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Tippi Toes: Toddler & Me (18 Months – 3 years)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Wednesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Toddler & Me dance classes are for children 18 months up to the age of 3 years. Music, movement, balance and the basic dance steps are introduced in a fun, friendly and positive manner. This type of class includes mom…

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Tippi Toes: Baby Ballet (Ages 2.5-3.5)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Wednesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is a wonderful transition between Toddler & Me and Ballet, Tap & Jazz class. Music, movement, balance and the basic dance steps are introduced in a fun, friendly and positive manner. The dancers do not have mom, dad…

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Smithsonian Associates: Collage, Assemblage and Mixed-Media

Wednesday, July 24 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Wednesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Whimsical or serious, personal or universal, collage is a highly versatile and accessible art technique that results in the playful combination of different and sometimes unlikely materials. Collage evolved into assemblage through the integration of found objects and a broad…

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Young Warriors Karate (Ages 5 & Up)

Wednesday, July 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Wednesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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The Young Warriors Karate program provides students high-quality instruction in Shorin-ryu karate, taught by Sensei Patrick Burton. In a safe, structured, fun environment, children hone essential life skills including discipline, focus, strength, coordination, confidence and respect. Drop-in classes at Hill…

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Warriors Karate Class with Warrior Fusion

Wednesday, July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Wednesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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WARRIOR - a person who shows great vigor, courage, and a commitment to honor while engaged in struggle   FUSION - the merging of diverse, distinct, or different elements into a unified whole In an environment that's rewarding and challenging, adults will…

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Kitchen 101: Knife Skills – SOLD OUT

Wednesday, July 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is sold out. To be added to the waiting list, please email waitlist@hillcenterdc.org with the name of the class and the number of seats requested. Join Chef Wendi as she teaches the essentials of knife skills for beginners.…

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The Writer’s Center: The Poem Comes Alive

Wednesday, July 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wednesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Workshop Leader: Sandra Beasley In this workshop you will learn to write poems that come alive: bright, specific, and taking risks on the page. Each workshop will lead off with a guided close reading of one or two contemporary poems and…

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Music Together for Infants (Ages 0-6 months)

Thursday, July 25 @ 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm
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Thursdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is a great activity for you and your child to participate. A Music Together ® class can benefit children for the rest of their lives. Children explore the world in completely different ways than adults. They use many different languages–the…

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Music Together for Infants (Ages 0-6 months)

Thursday, July 25 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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Thursdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is a great activity for you and your child to participate. A Music Together ® class can benefit children for the rest of their lives. Children explore the world in completely different ways than adults. They use many different languages–the…

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Kitchen 101: Sausage Making

Thursday, July 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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All around the world, sausage is the food of the people. Learn to use the proper ingredients, make sausage and use various cooking methods. Eat, drink and be merry. Chef Mark Haskell’s career has taken him to kitchens in Europe,…

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French Language Course: Intermediate I + II

Thursday, July 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Thursdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Intermediate students should have some control of the language. In the class, students will explore French poetry, singers, and magazines as avenues to discover verb tenses (présent, imparfait, futur and passé composé), irregular verbs, adverbs and prepositions. You will become…

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Book Signing: “Confirmation Bias” by Carl Hulse of the New York Times with Paul Kane of the Washington Post

Thursday, July 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Carl Hulse, Chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, discusses his new book, "Confirmation Bias," with Paul Kane of The Washington Post. Photo by Erin Schaff The battle to fill the Supreme Court seat of Antonin Scalia, an outsized…

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Smithsonian Associates: Portrait Drawing – SOLD OUT

Friday, July 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Fridays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is sold out. Call Smithsonian Associates at (202) 633-3030 to get on the Wait List. Capturing the likeness of a specific individual is a time-honored and essential tradition in art. In this class, students will be introduced to the…

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Warriors Karate Class with Warrior Fusion

Saturday, July 27 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Saturdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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WARRIOR - a person who shows great vigor, courage, and a commitment to honor while engaged in struggle   FUSION - the merging of diverse, distinct, or different elements into a unified whole In an environment that's rewarding and challenging, adults will…

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Tippi Toes: Baby Ballet (Ages 2.5-3.5)

Saturday, July 27 @ 9:15 am - 9:45 am
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Saturdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is a wonderful transition between Toddler & Me and Ballet, Tap & Jazz class. Music, movement, balance and the basic dance steps are introduced in a fun, friendly and positive manner. The dancers do not have mom, dad…

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Tippi Toes: Toddler & Me (18 Months – 3 years)

Saturday, July 27 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Saturdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Toddler & Me dance classes are for children 18 months up to the age of 3 years. Music, movement, balance and the basic dance steps are introduced in a fun, friendly and positive manner. This type of class includes mom…

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Tippi Toes: Ballet, Tap & Jazz (Ages 3-5)

Saturday, July 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Saturdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Ballet, Tap & Jazz combo classes are offered for children 3-5 years old. This high-energy dance class is designed to keep boys and girls engaged in continual motion while they learn the basic elements of dance including positions and terminology.…

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Seasonal Chinese Cuisine with Chef Peter Chang – SOLD OUT

Saturday, July 27 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is sold out. To be added to the waiting list, please email waitlist@hillcenterdc.org with the name of the class and the number of seats requested. Hill Center is honored to welcome Chef Peter Chang. Menu will feature cold, mixed…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 2-2.5)

Sunday, July 28 @ 8:15 am - 8:55 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 2.5-3)

Sunday, July 28 @ 9:00 am - 9:40 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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$240

At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars (3 – Young 4 Year Olds)

Sunday, July 28 @ 9:45 am - 10:25 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars: Kick & Play (1 year olds)

Sunday, July 28 @ 10:30 am - 11:10 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Kick & Play is a parent-child pre-soccer and movement program specifically designed for toddlers between 12 and 24 months. Our experienced instructors along with our puppet friends, Mimi & Pepe, take you and your little one through a world of…

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Alcoholics Anonymous

Sunday, July 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Open discussion with the We Agnostics Group. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.…

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Super Soccer Stars (Older 4 – 5 year olds)

Sunday, July 28 @ 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Mad Science: Forensic Fundamentals (Rising 1st-6th Graders)

Monday, July 29 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Friday, August 2, 2019

Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Mad Science summer camps and vacation programs give kids the opportunity to learn about science through our interactive and hands-on science activities. Our summer science programs let children become junior scientists for the summer and embark on a series of…

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MathTree Summer Camp: Multiplication Matters (Rising 3rd Graders)

Monday, July 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Two-week camp
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Campers learn the 36 multiplication facts, the roots from which much of the rest of math grows, through a proprietary MathTree® process that provides a rock-solid conceptual base for multiplication while enhancing fact solving and memory with a variety of…

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MathTree Summer Camp: Bean Counting 201 (Rising 2nd Graders)

Monday, July 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Two-week camp
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Campers will meet Grouper, the Regrouper, one of the “mathical” characters that guides campers through the essential process of regrouping that is used in addition and subtraction. Campers will use real beans and test tubes to develop a solid understanding…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 3 – 4.5)

Monday, July 29 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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Mondays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 2-3)

Monday, July 29 @ 9:50 am - 10:30 am
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Mondays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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$240

At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Smithsonian Associates: Oil Pastels

Monday, July 29 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Mondays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Although Cray-Pas, the first oil pastel, was introduced in the 1920s, it wasn’t until two decades later when Picasso asked Henri Sennelier to create professional oil pastels, that the world had a truly new art medium. Sennelier oil pastels are…

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Super Soccer Stars: Kick & Play (1 year olds)

Monday, July 29 @ 10:35 am - 11:15 am
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Mondays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Kick & Play is a parent-child pre-soccer and movement program specifically designed for 1 year olds. Our experienced instructors along with our puppet friends, Mimi & Pepe, take you and your little one through a world of exciting physical activity.…

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MathTree Summer Camp: Roots to Leaves (Rising 5th-7th graders)

Monday, July 29 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Two-week camp
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This camp is at capacity. In Roots to Leaves, as we affectionately call this camp, campers help Numero, the Number Wizard, rebuild the Numeratory that has been destroyed by a tornado. In doing so, they tune into their sense of number, enriching…

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MathTree Summer Camp: MathTree Roots (Rising 4th Graders)

Monday, July 29 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Two-week camp
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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MathTree Roots utilizes real-life situations, physical objects, drawings and narratives to build a strong foundation of math in the minds and hearts of campers! Fractions and division are the focus of group instruction for this camp, while, individually, campers begin…

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Meditation Class with Kadampa Meditation Center

Monday, July 29 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Monday Evenings
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Each week, our class includes 20 minutes of guided relaxation meditation, a brief teaching, time for discussion, and a concluding meditation. The teaching portion includes practical, actionable wisdom from the Buddhist tradition that we can use to improve the quality…

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Smithsonian Associates: Introduction to Photography

Tuesday, July 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Tuesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Whether you want to work in digital or film, this course offers a solid foundation for new photographers ready to learn the basics. Topics include camera functions, exposure, metering, working with natural and artificial light, and composition. Critiques of class…

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August 2019

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The Writer’s Center: Sonnet Crash Course

Saturday, August 3 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Workshop Leader: Claudia Gary Improve your sonnet skills, or write your first one. Guided by an internationally published author of sonnets, villanelles, and other metrical poems, you’ll first read classic and contemporary sonnets to see how and why they work.…

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Storytelling: A Workshop in Creative Nonfiction

Saturday, August 3 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Workshop Leader: Dr. Michelle LaFrance Creative nonfiction is a broad genre of narrative prose that includes personal essays, memoir, portraits and profiles, travel writing, long form journalism, literary journalism and more. Pieces typically mix the factual and the highly personal, marrying…

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Mad Science: Eureka! Invention Camp (Rising 1st- 6th Graders) – SOLD OUT

Monday, August 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Friday, August 9, 2019

Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Mad Science summer camps and vacation programs give kids the opportunity to learn about science through our interactive and hands-on science activities. Our summer science programs let children become junior scientists for the summer and embark on a series of…

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Minecraft Level Design & Engineering with CodeREV Kids (Ages 6-12)

Monday, August 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Week-long Camp
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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In CodeREV's most popular class for this age group, campers learn the ins and outs of level design and game design while learning to engineer in Minecraft by using Red Stone. Students even learn basic code commands too! This class…

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Order In: Indian

Tuesday, August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Instead of ordering in, get cozy in the kitchen with these healthier alternatives to delivery. You'll master Indian favorites with Chef Chericia Easton. Menu: Chicken Curry Aloo Gobi (potatoes + cauliflower) Naan Bread Raita   Please bring an apron and…

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Street Food: Dumplings – SOLD OUT

Wednesday, August 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This class is sold out. To be added to the waiting list, please email waitlist@gmail.com with the name of the class and the number of seats requested. When traveling the world, sometimes the best meals are found in the streets…

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Long Lunch: DIY Dumplings

Friday, August 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Take a Long Lunch with Chef Mark Haskell to learn the basics of classic Chinese potstickers. You'll be pinching, steaming, and chowing down on your very own dumplings. Chef Mark Haskell’s career has taken him to kitchens in Europe, Asia, South…

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The Art of French Cooking with Chef Gérard Pangaud

Saturday, August 10 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join Chef Gérard Pangaud for a demonstration cooking class featuring seasonal, French cuisine. A two-star Michelin chef and proprietor of award-winning restaurants in Paris, New York and DC, Chef Pangaud will teach you to create a menu and prepare a…

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Mad Science: Secret Agent Lab (Rising 2nd-6th Graders) – SOLD OUT

Monday, August 12 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Friday, August 16, 2019

Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This camp is at capacity. Mad Science summer camps and vacation programs give kids the opportunity to learn about science through our interactive and hands-on science activities. Our summer science programs let children become junior scientists for the summer and…

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Busy Bees: Music & Art Summer Camp (Ages 2 to 9)

Monday, August 12 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Friday, August 23, 2019

Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Busy Bees Music & Art Playgroup will be holding a summer camp for children ages 2-years-old to nine-years-old for summer 2019. There will be 3 programs: Busy Bees for ages 24-48 months, Buzzing Bees for ages 4-6 years, and Bumbling Bees…

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Modding in Minecraft with CodeREV Kids (Ages 8-14)

Monday, August 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Week-long Camp
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Campers will create powerful teleporting swords, humorous blocks, amazing mobs, bows that shoot arrows that summon ender dragons, entire worlds, and other insane items, all through the power of Java programming! Perfect for both the beginning coder and the advanced…

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Kitchen 101: Knife Skills

Tuesday, August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join Chef Wendi as she teaches the essentials of knife skills for beginners. Learn the techniques of proper knife selection, care, basic cuts and proper form. This intimate class of 10 students will help take you to the next level…

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Basic Drawing Techniques: Drawing From an Image

Tuesday, August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Tuesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This course is designed for adults who wish to start drawing, but aren't sure where to begin. We will be working on basic drawing skills and techniques over the course of three classes. Our first class will serve as an…

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Infant & Child CPR

Sunday, August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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It takes two hours of your time to learn the skills that could save your child’s life. During this class you will be taught by a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse.  You will learn Infant and Child CPR, AED…

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Super Soccer Stars Mini Camp (Ages 3-4)

Monday, August 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Daily
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars Mini Camp (Ages 5-6)

Monday, August 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Daily
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Young Warriors Karate Camp (Ages 7+) – SOLD OUT

Monday, August 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until Friday, August 23, 2019

Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This camp is at capacity. The Young Warriors Program, teaching karate and self defense, is offering week-long, action-packed karate clinics to youth ages 7 and up with full-day and half-day options! All belt levels, including beginners new to karate, are…

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The Whole Beast: Fish Boot Camp

Tuesday, August 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Many of us have forgotten that the meat we buy comes from animals. To reconnect with the meat's source (hint: it’s not a cellophane-wrapped package), local chefs have turned to whole animal butchery. The Whole Beast series will highlight the…

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Street Food: Tamales

Thursday, August 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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When traveling the world, sometimes the best meals are found in the streets - from food trucks, carts and stalls. Chef Mark Haskell will take you on a tour of the back alleys and busy streets of faraway countries. In this…

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Chef’s Table with Chef Gérard Pangaud – SOLD OUT

Friday, August 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This event is sold out. To be added to the waitlist, please email waitilist@hillcenterdc.org with the name of the event and the number of seats requested. Settle in at Hill Center’s 12-seat kitchen for an intimate, unique dining experience featuring…

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Art-a-Thon

Saturday, August 24 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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The Art-a-Thon is the first of its kind: A day-long marathon for the creative spirit!   Discover new passions as you tell your story through hip hop. Explore new ideas as you design a street theater skit. Learn new skills…

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Contemporary Watercolors

Saturday, August 24 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join us for a contemporary approach to painting with watercolors with Christine Vineyard. Students will learn how to use several different types of watercolor paints (tube, liquid and pencils) and approach them in a contemporary way. This class will give…

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Introduction to Linocut Printmaking

Saturday, August 24 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Learn a new technique and create your very own print in this workshop with Christine Vineyard!  Students will walk away with basic knowledge and instructions for how to create a linoleum block print from start to finish. By the end…

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September 2019

Basic Drawing Techniques: Drawing From an Image

Tuesday, September 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Tuesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This course is designed for adults who wish to start drawing, but aren't sure where to begin. We will be working on basic drawing skills and techniques over the course of three classes. Our first class will serve as an…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 2-2.5)

Sunday, September 8 @ 8:15 am - 8:55 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 2.5-3)

Sunday, September 8 @ 9:00 am - 9:40 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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$240

At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars: Parent & Me (1 year olds)

Sunday, September 8 @ 9:45 am - 10:25 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Parent & Me is a parent-child pre-soccer and movement program specifically designed for toddlers between 12 and 24 months. Our experienced instructors along with our puppet friends, Mimi & Pepe, take you and your little one through a world of…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 3-4)

Sunday, September 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:10 am
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 4.5 – 5)

Sunday, September 8 @ 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
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Sundays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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American Roots Concert Series: C.J. Chenier and the Red-Hot Louisiana Band

Sunday, September 8 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Hill Center is thrilled to welcome C.J. Chenier and the Red-Hot Louisiana Band as part of our outdoor American Roots Music Series! C.J. Chenier, a Creole born and raised in an indigenous American culture with its distinct language, cuisine and…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 2 – 2.5)

Monday, September 9 @ 9:00 am - 9:40 am
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Mondays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars (Ages 2.5-3)

Monday, September 9 @ 9:45 am - 10:25 am
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Mondays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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$240

At Super Soccer Stars, dynamic coaches work with every student to develop skills, self-confidence, and teamwork in a fun, non-competitive environment. Positive reinforcement and low child-to-coach ratios ensure that each child will improve his or her soccer skills through engaging…

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Super Soccer Stars: Parent & Me (1 year olds)

Monday, September 9 @ 10:35 am - 11:15 am
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Mondays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Parent & Me is a parent-child pre-soccer and movement program specifically designed for toddlers between 12 and 24 months. Our experienced instructors along with our puppet friends, Mimi & Pepe, take you and your little one through a world of…

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Meadowlark Music with Babies & Toddlers

Thursday, September 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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Thursdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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From Newborns to Toddlers, music is a common experience that connects all of us!  Music is known to be especially valuable as babies and toddlers learn language, rhythm, patterns, steady beat, musical form, and positive social interaction.  It is evident…

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Meadowlark Music with Babies & Toddlers

Thursday, September 12 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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Thursdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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From Newborns to Toddlers, music is a common experience that connects all of us!  Music is known to be especially valuable as babies and toddlers learn language, rhythm, patterns, steady beat, musical form, and positive social interaction.  It is evident…

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The Art of French Cooking with Chef Gérard Pangaud

Saturday, September 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join Chef Gérard Pangaud for a demonstration cooking class featuring seasonal, French cuisine. A two-star Michelin chef and proprietor of award-winning restaurants in Paris, New York and DC, Chef Pangaud will teach you to create a menu and prepare a…

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Contemporary Watercolors

Saturday, September 14 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join us for a contemporary approach to painting with watercolors with Christine Vineyard. Students will learn how to use several different types of watercolor paints (tube, liquid and pencils) and approach them in a contemporary way. This class will give…

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Introduction to Linocut Printmaking

Saturday, September 14 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Learn a new technique and create your very own print in this workshop with Christine Vineyard!  Students will walk away with basic knowledge and instructions for how to create a linoleum block print from start to finish. By the end…

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Infant & Child CPR

Sunday, September 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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It takes two hours of your time to learn the skills that could save your child’s life. During this class you will be taught by a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse.  You will learn Infant and Child CPR, AED…

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American Roots Concert Series: Steve Poltz

Sunday, September 15 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Hill Center is thrilled to welcome Steve Poltz as part of our outdoor American Roots Music Series! Steve Poltz is not normal. He was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia (Canada) but has lived most of his life in Southern California…

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American Roots Concert Series: Freddy & Francine

Sunday, September 22 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Hill Center is thrilled to welcome Freddy & Francine as part of our outdoor American Roots Music Series! Authenticity in the music industry is slippery when wet. Everyone praises its value, yet when an artist is truly authentic, it is…

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Spanish Language Course: Beginners

Thursday, September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Thursdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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During this 8-week course, students will learn to communicate more effectively in Spanish through a focus on enhanced listening, comprehension, speaking, reading and writing skills.  The class will be conducted in Spanish in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere that will…

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Chef’s Table with Chef Gérard Pangaud

Friday, September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Settle in at Hill Center’s 12-seat kitchen for an intimate, unique dining experience featuring the haute cuisine of France. Two-star Michelin chef Gérard Pangaud will serve a 4-course tasting menu that reflects the choicest products in season. Each course is paired with…

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Hill Center’s Annual Family Day + Concert

Sunday, September 29 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Celebrate Hill Center's 8th birthday on Sunday, September 29! We will have Civil War-era activities and figures, including a team of coppersmiths and blacksmiths, horse-drawn wagon rides, interactive games and crafts, Turley the Magician, face-painting, and balloon animals from Balloons by Brenda.…

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October 2019

Basic Drawing Techniques: Drawing From an Image

Tuesday, October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Tuesdays
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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This course is designed for adults who wish to start drawing, but aren't sure where to begin. We will be working on basic drawing skills and techniques over the course of three classes. Our first class will serve as an…

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The Art of French Cooking with Chef Gérard Pangaud

Saturday, October 5 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join Chef Gérard Pangaud for a demonstration cooking class featuring seasonal, French cuisine. A two-star Michelin chef and proprietor of award-winning restaurants in Paris, New York and DC, Chef Pangaud will teach you to create a menu and prepare a…

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Kitchen 101: Sausage Making

Wednesday, October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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All around the world, sausage is the food of the people. Learn to use the proper ingredients, make sausage and use various cooking methods. Eat, drink and be merry. Chef Mark Haskell’s career has taken him to kitchens in Europe,…

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Contemporary Watercolors

Saturday, October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Join us for a contemporary approach to painting with watercolors with Christine Vineyard. Students will learn how to use several different types of watercolor paints (tube, liquid and pencils) and approach them in a contemporary way. This class will give…

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Printmaking in process

Introduction to Linocut Printmaking

Saturday, October 19 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Learn a new technique and create your very own print in this workshop with Christine Vineyard!  Students will walk away with basic knowledge and instructions for how to create a linoleum block print from start to finish. By the end…

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Chef’s Table with Chef Gérard Pangaud

Friday, October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Settle in at Hill Center’s 12-seat kitchen for an intimate, unique dining experience featuring the haute cuisine of France. Two-star Michelin chef Gérard Pangaud will serve a 4-course tasting menu that reflects the choicest products in season. Each course is paired with…

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November 2019

Order In: Indian

Tuesday, November 5 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Instead of ordering in, get cozy in the kitchen with these healthier alternatives to delivery. You'll master Indian favorites with Chef Chericia Easton. Menu: Chicken Curry Aloo Gobi (potatoes + cauliflower) Naan Bread Raita   Please bring an apron and…

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Storytelling: A Workshop in Creative Nonfiction

Saturday, November 9 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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Workshop Leader: Dr. Michelle LaFrance Creative nonfiction is a broad genre of narrative prose that includes personal essays, memoir, portraits and profiles, travel writing, long form journalism, literary journalism and more. Pieces typically mix the factual and the highly personal, marrying…

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Street Food: Dumplings

Thursday, November 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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When traveling the world, sometimes the best meals are found in the streets - from food trucks, carts and stalls. Chef Mark Haskell will take you on a tour of the back alleys and busy streets of faraway countries. In this…

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Street Food: Classics of the Mediterranean

Tuesday, November 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hill Center DC, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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When traveling the world, sometimes the best meals are found in the streets – from food trucks, carts and stalls. Chef Mark Haskell will take you on a tour of the back alleys and busy streets of faraway countries. In this…

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