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Photography Classes
Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for All the Notes
Fifty Years of Excellence
Science Among the Stars: The History of Space Stations

Elaine de Kooning: Portraits
The creative vibrancy and energy of New York at the height of the abstract expressionist movement come alive in the striking, color-infused portraits of Elaine de Kooning. Sip a cocktail as you get a private, after-hours view of the National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition of her works, guided by its curator Brandon Brame Fortune.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 6:30 PM
Tempered Glass Mosaic Workshop
2-Session Weekend Course
Learn how to make wonderfully personal and unique objects using versatile tempered glass, also known as crash glass.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10:15 AM
A Fiddler on the Roof Sing-Along
It takes a village like Anatevka (or perhaps DC) to bring the songs from the beloved Broadway show to life. L’chaim!
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 6:30 PM
Understanding Your Digital Mirrorless or SLR Camera: Moving Beyond Auto Mode
Get the most out of your digital mirrorless or SLR camera by taking part in this one-day class, which includes a shooting session on the Mall; and an in-the-field discussion of technical elements along with composition, light, and other aesthetic considerations.
Sunday, July 26, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Science Among the Stars: The History of Space Stations
Veteran astronaut Don Thomas takes us on a virtual tour of the International Space Station now in orbit, for a glimpse of what it’s like aboard a laboratory adrift in space. He also considers the roles space stations and space colonies may play in the future.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 6:45 PM