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Freer Museum of Art

Field Trip: Freer Gallery of Art

December 6 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Discover outstanding works art from throughout Asia in an hour-long, docent-led tour through the Freer Gallery of Art. Explore art from varied time periods, countries, and cultures at the Freer Museum on Thursday, December 5.

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Workshop: Smartphone Photography

December 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this hands-on, two-hour workshop learn how to take better pictures with your smart phone. Photo basics, learning the controls, picture composition are among the areas covered. Bring your smartphone device and get ready to have fun!

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Third Thursdays End of Life Conversations: The Conversation Project at the Tenleytown Library on Thursday, December 19 from 10:00 am to noon. Please arrive a few minutes early to complete a form and enable the workshop to start on time. 

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Workshop: Social Media

January 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Intro to Social Media: Biljana "B" Milenkovic  from the Tenleytown library will introduce you to Social Media. What Facebook, Instagram, twitter do and how you can join the crowd (should you decide to). Bring your smartphone, ipad, or laptop. There will be WiFi in the room. Have your e-mail username and passwords handy.

Protect yourself

Join us for an interactive discussion on fraud, scams, and other forms of abuse. Learn more about the most common scams, how to protect yourself, [...]

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October – December 2019 Ukulele Class

November 21 @ 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019

You can learn how to play the ukulele!

Work by Marie Pavlicek-Wehrli

Word + Image at Tenley-Friendship Library

November 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Every Thursday at 1:00pm until Dec. 12

Look at how different artists and poets approach the creative process in making their work. Then make your own!

Woodworking at Chevy Chase Community Center

Woodworking at Chevy Chase Community Center

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Every Monday at 10am until March 16

Improve your fix-it skills as you “apprentice” with an experienced woodworker and craftsman.

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Art Surprises at the Residences at Thomas Circle

November 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

Work with self-portraiture and a share wisdom with future generations using surprises from your past. 

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Collage and Printmaking at Chevy Chase Community Center

November 26 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Every Tuesday at 2:30pm ending March 19

Learn experimental printmaking by using collage, mixed media, and other techniques to create woodblock and monotype prints.

drawing of instruments

October – December 2019 Ukulele Class

November 28 @ 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019

You can learn how to play the ukulele!

Woodworking at Chevy Chase Community Center

Woodworking at Chevy Chase Community Center

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Every Monday at 10am until March 16

Improve your fix-it skills as you “apprentice” with an experienced woodworker and craftsman.

artist at work

Art Surprises at the Residences at Thomas Circle

December 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

Work with self-portraiture and a share wisdom with future generations using surprises from your past. 

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