Lunchtime Lecture Series: Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park
Event on 2016-10-05 12:00:00
Come learn more about the National Park Service’s role as warden of historical locations. This Wednesday lunchtime lecture series spotlights several Park Service sites in greater Washington, DC that reflect significant people and places associated with African American history.
Robert T. Parker, superintendent of Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park, will evoke the life and times of the woman who risked her life on the Underground Railroad rescuing African Americans from slavery and scouted for the Union Army during the Civil War. The National Historical Park is located in Cambridge, Maryland.
at National Postal Museum
2 Massachusetts Avenue NE
Washington, United States
Wine & Spirit Education Trust – Level 2 Course (5 class series plus exam)
Event on 2016-09-08 18:30:00
WSET Level 2 Certification Course 5 class series plus exam This 5-class course will be held at Capital Wine School on the following dates: September 8, September 15, September 22, September 29, and October 6 with exam on October 13. Each class meets from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m[…]
at 1821 M Street NW Washington, DC 20036 (above Bell's Wine & Spirits)
1821 M Street NW
Washington, United States
Great Artists Series
Event on 2016-08-23 00:00:00
In the Spring of 2017, Washington University in St. Louis will welcome three of the brightest stars in classical music to the 560 Music Center as part of its new Great Artists Series.“Classical Music on the Delmar Loop”
February 9, 2017 7:30pm Jonathan Biss – piano
April 23, 2017 7:00pm Yefim Bronfman – piano
May 5, 2017 7:30pm Nathan Gunn – baritone
at 560 Music Center
560 Trinity Avenue
Saint Louis, United States
2016 Kollaboration DC Live Spotlight Series (VA)
Event on 2016-07-09 19:00:00
Kollaboration DC will be hosting a series of Live Spotlight competitive events to highlight the best talent from the DC area and to celebrate the local artist community. This year, the winner from the Kollaboration DC Competition will be given the chance to advance and compete at the Kollaboration STAR event on November 12th, 2016 in Los Angeles. The winner of Kollaboration STAR will take home a grand prize of ,000 in cash and prizes. Both Kollaboration DC and Kollaboration STAR are fantastic opportunities for rising Asian American and Pacific Islander artists to gain experience as performers and exposure. This form is for collecting information and digital releases for Kollaboration DC performers. Before proceeding, be sure you have filled out an Artist Profile Form HERE We are currently accepting applications for our 2016 Kollaboration DC Spotlight Series! Please keep the following in mind: – Official Rules are available online HERE – Audition applications will be accepted until 11:59PM EST on Friday, July 1st, 2016. – The 1st KDC Spotlight event is scheduled for July 9th at Epicure in Fairfax, Virginia – The 2nd KDC Spotlight event is scheduled for July 16th at Recessions in Washington, DC If you have any other questions, please email email@example.com!
at Epicure Cafe
11104 Lee Highway
Fairfax, United States
Three Caves Concert Series Featuring DELTA RAE; Opener: Amy McCarley
Event on 2016-07-23 19:00:00
Redstone Federal Credit Union proudly presents the 11th Annual "Three Caves Concert Series" to help the Land Trust save North Alabama's great natural places. In concert: Delta Rae courtesy of Jerry Damson Acura. Huntsville's own Amy McCarley will open the concert. "…full-throated alt-pop band with four lead singers – delivering crushing harmonies and a most electrifying live experience… Their music touches on all aspects of Americana Gospel, Country, Blue Grass, and Blues. That said, the songs are strong pop and have wide appeal." Seymour Stein, co-founder Sire Records and VP at Warner Bros. Records Live performances are where Delta Rae truly flourish. They've spent the last year and a half playing to sold out venues from coast to coast, even sharing the stage with First Lady Michelle Obama. They've played pretty much every festival under the sun, including Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, Austin City Limits, and Voodoo and are excited to be hitting the road again this spring. THESE PERFORMANCES BENEFIT THE LAND TRUST. THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT. NOTES: *NO outside food or drink, please. *Washington Square Catering (The Bottle & Humphrey's) will have food available for purchase. *Air from inside the quarry is 65 degrees so the venue is "naturally" air conditioned. Light jacket and closed-toe shoes (due to gravel) recommended. *If the Concert must be cancelled due to inclement weather, please consider the cost of your ticket to be a tax-deductible donation to the Land Trust of North Alabama. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you at Three Caves!
at Three Caves
847 Adams St SE
Huntsville, United States
Garden Concert Series 2016
Event on 2016-05-21 19:00:00
Another beautiful Victoria summer means another year of cozy concerts in the garden at Brighton Music! Sharpe5 and our musical friends will be performing on the 21st of May, June, July, and August. Join us for a casual evening of live music as we host these wonderful guest artists: May 21st (1:00pm) – Special guest Fox Glove https://www.facebook.com/foxglovevictoria/?fref=ts June 21st (7:00pm) – Special guest Maureen Washington https://www.facebook.com/maureenwashingtonmusic/ July 21st (7:00pm) – Special guest West My Friend https://www.facebook.com/westmyfriend/?fref=ts August 21st (7:00pm) – Special guest Jaya Bremer http://www.jayabremer.com/ If you can, please bring a lawn chair, a blanket, and your beverage of choice. We can't wait to share an evening of music in the garden with you!
at Brighton Music
986 Wilmer St
Salon Series: Yoonie Han
Event on 2016-05-20 18:00:00
Salon Series offers intimate concerts with a new generation of classical musicians. Praised for her "flowing tones, poetic phrasing and heavenly singing melodies" (Cincinnati Enquirer) and her "musical imagination and feel for complex textures" (Washington Post), South Korean pianist Yoonie Han has won top prizes in distinguished international competitions and the highest accolades for her performances in major
concert halls around the world. Han returns to Salon Series with new works to excite the audience.
at The Parrish Art Museum
279 Montauk Highway
Water Mill, United States
Speaker Series: Yellowstone, Grand Teton & Everglades
Event on 2016-03-31 17:00:00
We’ve been grateful for your support from the nationwide Parks Conservation Association. As a thank-you, we invite that join us for a reception and our unique presentation, Yellowstone, Grand Teton & Everglades. Thursday, March 31 5:00 p.m. Reception 5:30 p.m. system Yellowstone, Grand Teton together with Everglades are three of the very exceedingly extraordinary nationwide areas once you glance at the world—and they generate America’s ecosystems therefore amazing. What-is-it which makes our website link with one of these crazy places consequently effective and enduring? And how are they connected to each other? Nationwide areas assist a stunningly diverse abundance of seafood and wildlife, and additionally they provide famous views for visitors to explore. Yellowstone’s mountainous landscape functions as refuge the nation’s just constantly crazy herd of bison. Nearby, countless pronghorn antelope participate in an uncommon long-distance migration from their summertime range in Grand Teton. Plus regarding the east coast, Florida panthers and United States alligators patrol the woodlands and seaside lowlands associated with Everglades. Nevertheless to remain healthiest, wildlife need usage of forests, networks, alongside places that lie outside safeguarded play ground boundaries— areas being progressively under anxiety from urbanization, resource development, environment modification alongside harms. Join Alan Spears for a discussion with John Adornato and Bart Melton towards remarkable wildlife, environments, and partnerships it requires to get connected these crazy areas to one another and also to new site visitors. Collectively they’ll undoubtedly reveal to you exactly how NPCA is wanting to protect and protect these iconic places for generations ahead. Alan Spears, Cultural sources Director Alan Spears uses real-life stories and a conversational design to get in touch along with his audiences. A longtime NPCA legislative agent and resident historian, he is aided make sure important nationwide stories are usually maintained for posterity. Current victories range from the inclusion of five nationwide monuments into park system: Fort Monroe, Harriet Tubman Underground railway, Colonel Charles younger Buffalo Soldiers, Delaware very first State, and Pullman nationwide Monument. Bart Melton, Northern Rockies Regional Director Bart Melton life one of the majestic views for the Northern Rockies. Since 2006, Bart has supported many functions for NPCA. He's done policy issues certain to mountaintop coal mining and coal-fired power plant proposals inside the Southeast. In Washington, D.C., he coordinated NPCA’s Landscape Conservation Program and managed the fuel and oil campaign. Nowadays, Bart leads NPCA's operate within the four condition Northern Rockies area including Yellowstone and Grand Teton nationwide Parks. John Adornato, Sun Coast Senior Regional Director John Adornato happens to be a respected vocals within the biggest ecosystem renovation task in the industry – America’s Everglades. He effortlessly advocated to bridge the Tamiami Trail, which for quite some time served as a road buffer, blocking important freshwater flows south into Everglades nationwide Park. John together with his team beneath the sunlight Coast area are dedicated to advancing the south Florida and gulf nationwide areas through restoration from the Everglades, Gulf Restoration, additionally the protection of marine sources, coral reefs, and fisheries particularly of Florida and Biscayne Bays. As a result of your hosts: Bob & Janice Callahan Don Remey Carole & Andrew Hunter Jim & Linda Tullis Steve & Tina McPherson For questions or even to RSVP, contact Katie shops: 202.454.3370 firstname.lastname@example.org
at Missing Tree Club
11520 Lost Tree Method
North Palm Seashore, United States
Seattle Run Series – development Run (number 3 from the 3-Race show)
Occasion on 2016-03-13 00:00:00
Race 3 of 3-Race Series – Evolution Run – Evolve and change your year this year.
Race or walk a set program in gorgeous Seward Park with views of Lake Washington over the whole program. The 5k goes and right back once, the 10k out and straight back twice, and 15k away and straight back 3x.
Do all 3 occasions watching time and fitness improve.
Medals to Top-3 total and Top-3 in each generation in 10-year increments.
Resolution Bundle: A box will soon be readily available for individuals to enter their 2016 fitness resolutions (it is possible to decide to get anonymous if you’d like). Resolutions will be go over for the event.
Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches on Dave's natural bread might be supplied alongside good fresh fruit, chocolate milk, coconut fluid, and coffee post-race.
Everyone whom pre-registers the 3-Race Series will more than likely become qualified to receive the primary improved prize. Honors will likely be offered based on total time improved to a minumum of one individual into the 5k and something individual inside 10k. Champions are certain to get a 0 current certification along with their favorite moving store, free entry to the Fall Alki Beach Series, and a whicking shirt through Seattle Run Series.
Event details and schedule
Packet pick-up and check-in:
8:15 AM – 9:15 AM
10k Begins at 9:30 AM
5k begins at 9:40
at Seward Park
5902 Lake Washington Boulevard S
Seattle, Usa Of America
Rachel S. Thaler Concert Pianist Series: Jeremy Denk, piano
Occasion on 2016-04-12 00:00:00
One of America’s many thought-provoking, multi-faceted, and compelling performers, pianist Jeremy Denk is the winner of a 2013 MacArthur \"Genius\" Fellowship, the 2014 Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America’s 2014 Instrumentalist of the Year prize. He’s appeared as soloist with all the l . a . Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra, plus the symphony orchestras of Boston, Chicago, bay area, and London, and frequently offers recitals in ny, Washington, Boston, Philadelphia, and through the entire United States.
at Ithaca College
953 Danby Rd
Ithaca, United States