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The Most Powerful Man in Baseball? An Evening with Superagent Scott Boras

Love him or hate him, there’s no denying Scott Boras has influenced sports, especially baseball. In a candid conversation, learn why some people call him the most powerful man in the game.

Monday, August 4, 2014 - 6:45 P.M.
Colin Powell: On Life and Leadership

Gen. Colin Powell is one of America’s most respected and admired public figures. He shares his thoughts on reaching goals and realizing dreams during a life spent in service to his country.

Monday, August 4, 2014 - 7:00 P.M.
Home Makeover Magic with HGTV’s Don Hirsch

“It’s your space, love where you live,” is Don Hirsch’s philosophy. He offers some practical design solutions to add a little more love to your life—and home.

Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 6:45 P.M.
The Smithsonian Encore Chorale, After Hours
15-Session Course Plus Performance

Spend Wednesday evenings in song and in good company. The Encore Chorale, made up of singers 55 and older, begins a new series of 15 weekly rehearsals leading to a performance.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 6:45 P.M.
Ken Follett: Looking Back at the Tumultuous 20th Century

Storyteller extraordinaire Ken Follett discusses Edge of Eternity, the final installment of his epic Century Trilogy, which follows the saga of five intertwined who loved, hated, fought, and lived large against the backdrop of churning social, political, and economic turmoil.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 6:45 P.M.
The Darkest Temptation: A Celebration of Chocolate

Whether it’s savored from a candy box, sipped hot from a mug, or coating a single perfect strawberry (or these days, a single perfect piece of bacon), chocolate is something of which we can never get enough. Food historian and author Francine Segan gets to the delicious center of our love affair with it.

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 6:45 P.M.
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