Some of the Many Things Happening This Weekend

There are a lot of events scheduled for this Saturday. Below are a few that might be of interest if you are out and about.

  • Parkview FlyerPark View Recreation Center International Taste of the World: From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., there is an International Taste of the World at the Park View Recreation Center (click on flyer to the right).
  • ANC 1B’s Health and Safety Summit:  This is going to be a great, interactive, family friendly event with over 15 government and community agencies, free health screenings, and a fire engine and police car for kids to explore. The event runs from Noon to 3:30 p.m. at the Girard and 14th Street Park (Download flyer here).
  • 8th Annual Housing and Home Show: The Eighth Annual DC Housing Expo and Home Show is Saturday, June 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. It is hosted by the DC Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD), in partnership with the Greater Washington Urban League. The expo celebrates “National Homeownership Month” and this year will add a new District-centered theme of “June Housing Bloom.” More than 5,000 people are expected to attend this all-day event, which will provide invaluable information and guidance for all current and potential renters, homeowners, and small business owners in Washington, DC. Attendees can get free credit reports, credit and foreclosure counseling and tips on how to own, rent and improve a home, or run a business. (See the flyer for more details).
  • DDOT Crosstown Study Public Engagement Event: If you were unable to attend the Crosstown Study Workshop on June 8th, here is another chance to share your ideas on east-west transportation. DDOT is holding a public engagement event at the Columbia Heights Metro Station (West side) from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The purpose of the event is to present refined concepts that enhance multimodal connectivity, mobility, and safety in the area and gain community feedback. More information about the study can be found at
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