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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


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
Percy Fawcett: In Search of El Dorado
In 1925 British explorer Percy Fawcett launched his final—and fatal—expedition into the depths of the Amazon to find a legendary city of gold. Writer David Grann tells the tale of that doomed adventure, and of his own journey along the explorer’s path. Part of the Uncharted Territory: Great Expeditions and the Trailblazers Who Led Them series.
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 6:45 PM
Coloring Books: No Longer Just Child’s Play
Gorgeous coloring books designed to melt away grown-up stress have struck gold (and blue and green and magenta) on the best-seller lists. Art therapist and coloring book author Lacy Mucklow explains why so many adults are returning to a once-favorite pastime.
Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 2:00 PM
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
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