Friday, October 22, 2010

826 DC Open House this Saturday

It looks like you can make a fun day for yourself tomorrow at the Columbia Heights Civic Plaza. In addition to the farmers' market running from 9 am to 2 pm, the nonprofit 826 DC and its "Museum of Unnatural History" will open its doors from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm.

The group is encouraging people to: "Come explore our fantastic storefront, The Museum of Unnatural History, and hear about our workshops, field trips, in-school, and after-school tutoring programs for kids. The event is open to the public, so please: stop by. Say hi."

Image courtesy of 826 DC

Friday, October 15, 2010

Alero gets started on Halloween early

The Columbia Heights Alero is beginning its Halloween celebration a bit early this year with a party tonight. Drink specials and a DJ start at 10 pm.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

"Tivoli North" community day this Saturday

Do you swear by the tacos at Taqueria Distrito Federal? Interested in seeing what's on stage at the Gala? Then check out the Taste of Tivoli North this Saturday.

The 1300 block of Spring Road NW is host to this community showcase, and the event is presented by Tivoli North Business Association. Stop by between 12 and 6 pm to see live music and sample local food, along with kids activities.

More information online at

Writes the organizers: Taste of Tivoli North aims to showcase talent of our surrounding community, attract neighbors to meet local business owners, and highlight cleanliness, safety, and beautification.