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Art Deco architecture and sculpture adorn the local public elementary school.
Feb 23
Greenbelt, Maryland

Discover Greenbelt's Utopian Community of Tomorrow

An Art Deco dream to some, a hotbed of radical socialism to others.
A barrel of Washington's rye whiskey.
Mar 9
Alexandria, Virginia

Taste George Washington's Whiskey

Join us for history and whiskey at George Washington’s distillery and gristmill at Mount Vernon.
Rodney Stotts with a bird of prey
Mar 10
Laurel, Maryland

The Raptors of the Nation's Capital

A one-of-a-kind adventure to meet and greet the raptors that stalk our city.
Ruins of Seneca Quarry Stonecutting Mill.
Mar 16
Poolesville, Maryland

The Ruins of Seneca Quarry

Join us for a guided hike through crumbling ruins with ties to the Smithsonian Castle and a presidential scandal.
Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square.
Mar 24
Washington, D.C., District of Columbia

Scandal, Assassination, and Spies in Lafayette Square

Join former White House speechwriter Ed Moser as we wade into the swamp in front of Washington’s most famous residence.

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