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Connie Britton: Actress as Advocate
Musicians From Marlboro
Temples, Monuments, and Tombs: Exploring Egypt’s Ancient Treasures

Make the Season Brighter!
Exclusively for Circle of Support Members (Resident Advocate level and above): Discovery Theater’s signature production Seasons of Light illuminates the history and customs of a variety of global celebrations in a delightful interactive show that bridges communities and cultures. Special performances include post-show art activities and seasonal refreshments.
Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 10:30 AM
A Once and Future Earth?: Exploring Titan, Saturn’s Giant Moon
One of the most Earth-like worlds found to date, the frozen “prebiotic” moon Titan offers a glimpse of what our own planet might have been like before life evolved—and whether similar life might be found elsewhere. Ralph Lorenz of Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics lab examines how Titan is being explored in space missions and in the laboratory.
Monday, December 19, 2016 - 6:45 PM
How Fat Works: The Inside Story
Fat plagues us. As a nation, we spend $60 billion annually fighting it. Drawing on her new book, The Secret Life of Fat, biochemist Sylvia Tara offers a scientist’s perspective on how to gain the upper hand in controlling our weight.
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:45 PM
Sing Out! The Smithsonian Chorale
Spend Thursday mornings in song and in good company with the Smithsonian Chorale. Singers meet for weekly rehearsals under the direction of conductor Cheryl Branham, and the 12 sessions culminate in a concert performance.
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Mario Batali on Regional American Cooking
Mario Batali, best known for Italian cuisine, headed into new territory to prepare his latest cookbook: all corners of America. In a conversation with Joe Yonan, food and dining editor of the Washington Post, he discusses what the dishes served at state fairs, church socials, BBQ joints, and family dinners reveal about our food culture and traditions.
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 3:00 PM