There’s a lot to do within the D.C. space within the coming days, and WTOP has you lined with our weekly roundup of space occasions value anticipating. In a celebration of Women’s History Month, “grassroots retail” store Femme Fatale D.C. is internet hosting an occasion Thursday that’s targeted on empowerment, connection and group constructing.

There’s a lot to do within the D.C. space within the coming days, and WTOP has you lined with our weekly roundup of space occasions value anticipating.

Check again each Thursday for a roundup of Things to do within the D.C. space.

In a celebration of Women’s History Month, group group and “grassroots retail” store Femme Fatale D.C. is internet hosting an occasion Thursday that’s targeted on empowerment, connection and group constructing.

The “Blossom of Self-Reflection” occasion will permit friends to interact in a floral, self-reflective journey by means of numerous flower stations. It is hosted at Shanklin Hall in D.C.’s Adams Morgan neighborhood.

Cee Smith, CEO of Femme Fatale D.C., advised WTOP that every flower could have a unique which means, whether or not that be affirmations or “energetic emotions.” By the top, friends are inspired to construct a bouquet to take house that has its personal private affiliation or intention. For instance, a carnation could have the which means of “fascination, distinction and love,” whereas a rose could symbolize “safety, stability and gratitude,” in line with Smith.

The networking event is free, with RSVPs inspired. The bouquet building tickets have already sold out, however don’t fret, Femme Fatale D.C. hosts creative events on a regular basis. Be positive to take a look at different upcoming occasions, similar to a workshop on Saturday the place friends paint terra cotta pots or Tuesday Tune Up the place friends sip on curated tea blends, get pleasure from a sound tub meditation and be part of an interactive journaling and reflection session.

Here’s what else is going on within the D.C. space.

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Zine Make ‘n Trade
If you’re a artistic who loves zines or wish to dive into making them, Mount Pleasant Library is hosting a zine-making workshop Saturday. All artwork supplies are offered. Don’t know what zines are? Check out WTOP’s information on what they’re and the way they’re thriving within the D.C. space.

The Enduring Legacy of Frederick Douglass
In conjunction with the National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition “One Life: Frederick Douglass,” the museum is internet hosting a dialogue that explores the methods abolitionist, author and orator Frederick Douglass used speeches, private narrative and pictures to additional his activism. The occasion is free and open to the general public on Thursday.

“Unknown Soldier”
Starting Friday, Arena Stage is internet hosting a musical about a woman’s journey to unearth the secrets and techniques of her household’s previous. The manufacturing, “Unknown Soldier,” runs by means of May 5 with tickets that begin at roughly $75.

Fleet of the Future Expo
Take a peek into the longer term by getting into a life-size reproduction of a brand new 8000 Series rail automobile on the National Mall. The reproduction is open to the general public for viewing by means of April 3.

Maryland

Jeff Rosenstock
Musician and multi-instrumentalist Jeff Rosenstock is heading to Rams Head Live in Baltimore on Saturday. Rosenstock’s punk rock music has been described as the sort that “will get you riled up,” in line with Pitchfork. Tickets begin at roughly $55.

Try It Out Comedy
On Monday, a live, stand-up comedy show is deliberate for the Columbia location of Busboys and Poets. While “clear,” the Try It Out Comedy occasion is meant to be PG-14, however typically slips to PG-Adult, so households be warned. Tickets price $25.

“Cinderella: A Salsa Fairy Tale”
Catch the tail-end of this manufacturing by Imagination Stage in Bethesda. Running by means of April 7, this twist on the classic “Cinderella” tale fuses up to date Latin American music with classes on empathy, sportsmanship and respect. Tickets begin at roughly $25.

Virginia

Andrea von Kampen
Singer-songwriter Andrea von Kampen is taking the stage at Jammin Java in Vienna on Thursday. With tickets that price $15, von Kampen is about to play new songs from her document, titled “Sister Moon,” that she’s been engaged on for the previous yr.

Easter Sunday egg hunt
Astro Beer Hall in Arlington’s Shirlington neighborhood is internet hosting an egg hunt on Sunday. The occasion begins at 10 a.m. with an Easter Bunny included.

“Weathering: The Extraordinary Stress of Ordinary Life in an Unjust Society” with Dr. Arline T. Geronimus
At the Arlington Public Library on Wednesday, April 3, public well being researcher Dr. Arline T. Geronimus plans to debate the ways in which systemic injustice erodes the health of marginalized people. The dialogue is adopted by an viewers Q&A and e-book signing.

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