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  • Let's check out the Happy Hour and Dance Party at the Smithsonian Arts + Industries Building to celebrate the closing of the FUTURES Exhibit. This event is FREE! The Happy Hour goes from 5-7pm and the Dance Party is from 7-11pm. From the website:

    "On July 6, we’ll open the doors to FUTURES one last time for an epic bash worthy of the next millennia. We’d love it if you joined us to celebrate the endless possibilities of tomorrow".

    Please RSVP here so I can coordinate with you once we get closer to the actual event data and DON'T FORGET to register on the Eventbrite website for free. 

    More from the website:

    FUTURES Happy Hour: 5 to 7 PM

    As we transition into the evening, the entire building will come alive with special performances from Washington, D.C.-based artists set within unique spaces throughout exhibition. From illusionists to spoken word poets to brass bands, these performers push the limits of creative expression and welcome visitors to experience FUTURES one last time in a new, immersive way.

    The Future of Dance Party: 7 to 11 PM

    The grand finale, an indoor/outdoor neon-soaked dance party, begins at 7 p.m. Guests are encouraged to wear their most vibrant neon-best outfits inspired by FUTURES and dance the Wednesday away with DJ mOma. Special guests include ballerina, TED fellow, and award-winning robotics engineer Catie Cuan, June’s Futurist-in-Residence, and her dancing robots, debuting a new choreographed performance to inspire audiences to move their bodies in new and transformative ways. The entire exhibition will be open late—one final chance to test, try, delight, debate the innovations and ideas on view. An out-of-this-world the balloon drop ends the night to send everyone off into the world renewed and ready for what’s next. Future-inspired cocktails and beverages will be available thanks to the expert mixologists.

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 07/06/2022 18:00:00 07/06/2022 23:00:00 America/New_York Happy Hour & Dance Party at the Smithsonian Check https://www.rpcvw.org/dancy_party_happy_hour_at_the_smithsonian for the latest info. 900 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, DC 20560, United States Brian Byrd [email protected] share
  • Thursday, July 07 - 05:30 PM

    RSVP Limit
    Capital Area Food Bank

    Hello!

     

    Volunteer with like-minded RPCVs at the Capital Area Food Bank.

     

    When: Thursday, July 7th 5:30-8pm

    What: Sorting and packing food

    Where: Capital Area Food Bank

     

    Additional details:

    1. Vaccines are required by the food bank.

    2. RSVP with us and register here the July 7th date. Spots go fast!

     

    See you then!

    -Mandy

  • Saturday, July 09 - 03:30 PM

    RSVP Limit

    Come join us for Georgetown’s new C&O Canal 1-hour boat tour. Please RSVP here and make sure to RSVP on the Canal Boat Website for the 4pm tour. The cost is  $21.50 total. Please meet at C&O Canal Lock at 330pm, thirty minutes prior to departure. Please look for the white Peace Corps flag and/or contact the organizer. After the tour we will go to a Bar nearby for drinks.  

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 07/09/2022 15:30:00 07/09/2022 18:30:00 America/New_York RPCV/W Georgetown Canal Tour Check https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_georgetown_canal_tours for the latest info. C&O Canal Lock 3, Washington, DC 20007, United States Brian Byrd [email protected] share
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