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by Tim Regan March 28, 2016 at 5:00 pm 0

Sollys Mural on U Street

Need something to do this week? Here’s a smattering of events happening across the area through next Monday:


Ward 1 Trivia Night
Solly’s (1942 11th St. NW)
8 p.m.

D.C. Councilmember Brianne Nadeau and WAMU reporter Martin Austermuhle will help MC a Ward 1 trivia night. Neighbors United for D.C. Statehood, a grassroots organization that advocates for, well, D.C. Statehood, is the organizer of the event.


Grrrl Love and Revolution: Riot Grrrl New York City
Mt. Pleasant Library
7 p.m.

In this film, Abby Moser guides audiences through the feminist punk movement Riot Grrrl in New York City, from its roots in D.C.’s punk scenes and beyond.


Community Office Hours
Compass Coffee (1535 7th St. NW)
8 a.m.

Councilmember Charles Allen of Ward 6 is scheduled to hold office hours for the community at Compass Coffee (1535 7th St. NW) from 8 to 9:30 a.m.

Girl Scout Cookie and Beer Pairing
Black Squirrel (2427 18th St. NW)
5 p.m.

Do Girl Scout cookies pair with milk and milk stouts alike? Here’s your chance to find out.


Spring Community Workday
Marion Street Garden (1519 Marion St. NW)
10 a.m.

Gardeners will meet to clear out dead growth, fix broken structures, paint and plant. To get involved in the garden, send an email to the staff at City Blossoms.


Fantom KidsCon
Fantom Comics (2010 P St. NW)

Workshops, kid-friendly vendors, a costume parade and special guests during this pint-sized comic book convention.

Ripe Artisanal Cheese Party 
Right Proper Brewing Company (624 T St. NW)
1 p.m.

Attendees will indulge in artisanal cheese “in every form” while sipping craft beers. Expect beer and cheese pairings, fondue, raclette  and gelato from Dolcezza.


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