Gallery Openings and Events

Anacostia Community Museum Event Listings for October 3-4

The Anacostia Community Museum.  Image by Phil Hutinet for East City Art.

The Anacostia Community Museum. Image by Phil Hutinet for East City Art.

Saturday October 3, 10:30 am
The Farmer’s Almanac and Planting Season
Everyone’s favorite gardening and landscape consultant, Derek Thomas, WTTG Fox 5’s “The Garden Guy” returns to show you how to use the Farmer’s Almanac to plan your seasonal home gardens and vegetable patches. To rsvp or for more information, call 202.633.4844, 202.633.1000 or visit anacostia.si.edu.

Saturday October 3, 2:00 pm
Talk: Community Forum: Neighborhood Change and the Arts
Join the discussion as artists, arts organizations, and arts entrepreneurs from across the Washington, DC area explore the role that the arts have played-and can play in the future-in the midst of neighborhood change, gentrification, and revitalization. To rsvp or for more information, call 202.633.4844, 202.633.1000 or visit anacostia.si.edu.

Sunday October 4, 11:00 am 
Tours: Civil War Tours to Treasure
Families can sign up for a docent-led tour of the exhibition How the Civil War Changed Washington, then kids can go on a self-guided treasure hunt with an exhibition family guide to test their knowledge. Kids receive a free gift after completing their treasure hunt. To rsvp or for more information, call 202.633.4844, 202.633.1000 or visit anacostia.si.edu.

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum is located at 1901 Fort Place SE.

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