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David Eagleman on the Secrets of the Brain
Kevin Costner Draws Us into The Explorer's Guild: Old-Fashioned Storytelling with a New Twist
Fifty Years of Excellence
Jancis Robinson on Wine's Intriguing New Directions

A Jane Austen Quartet: A Daytime Book Discussion Series
Indelible characters, wit, timeless observations on human nature—and of course, romance—are among the delights readers have always found in the novels of Jane Austen. As part of a 4-session program, revisit Sense and Sensibility, and share the experience with fellow fans.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Sip and Sample: Try Your Hand at Three Studio Arts Classes
3-Session Evening Course
Get a taste of three of our most popular studio arts courses—in collage and mixed-media, ikebana, and drawing—for a single night each as you enjoy a glass of wine and stimulate the artist within.
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 6:30 PM
Looking for the Roosevelts: A Journey with Teddy, Eleanor, and FDR
All-Day Tour
As one of America’s most influential political families, the Roosevelts made their mark on the world—and on the city of Washington. Spend a day following in their footsteps guided by historian Jim Carr, a member of the Theodore Roosevelt Association.
Friday, September 18, 2015 - 8:00 AM
David Eagleman on the Secrets of the Brain
The host of the upcoming six-part PBS series The Brain with David Eagleman takes us on a fascinating journey through our inner cosmos, exploring the story of how your life shapes your brain, and how your brain shapes your life.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 6:45 PM
Kevin Costner Draws Us into The Explorer’s Guild: Old-Fashioned Storytelling with a New Twist
Hear Academy-award winning director, producer, and actor Kevin Costner talk about a new role: co-creator of The Explorer’s Guild, a new series of illustrated novels that are a throwback to the golden age of adventure stories.
Friday, October 23, 2015 - 6:45 PM