Weekend Round Up November 7, 2013

Celebrate Scottish Heritage with Dumbarton House

November 7th, 2013 at 07:00 PM | $30.00 | Event Website

Dumbarton House receives its name from the Rock of Dumbarton, located near Glasgow, Scotland. In 1703, Scottish immigrant Ninian Beall was awarded 795 acres of land of what is now the Georgetown neighborhood and named it after his homeland. Join us for one or more of our fun programs celebrating Scottish Heritage!


Dumbarton House; 2715 Q Street, NW

Waterfowl Festival of Easton MD

November 8th, 2013 at 09:00 AM | $12 per person. Children under 10 are free. | facts@waterfowlfestival.org | Tel: 410-822-4567 | Event Website

Observe the natural beauty of the Eastern Shore. Running November 8 through 10, this event offers a gaggle of exhibits including wildlife paintings and sculptures, World Championship Calling contests, as well as fly-fishing and dock dogs demonstrations. And what’s more, the event helps to raise money for the conservation of wildlife on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Take wing to Harrison Street for a celebration the whole family can enjoy.


Waterfowl Festival; Easton, MD 21601

Superlative Jazz & Brazilian Emy Tseng LIVE at Twins Jazz Nov. 8 & 9

November 8th, 2013 at 10:00 PM | $16.00 | emytsengbooking@gmail.com | Tel: 202-812-1165 | [Event Website](http://twinsjazz.com/index.php?option=com_eventlist&view=details&id=218:emy-tseng&Itemid=18&page=5

Those seeking superlative jazz music must experience Emy Tseng on Friday/Saturday November 8th & 9th at Twins Jazz DC. Her performance is sure to make for an incredible evening through her rejuvenated and incisive interpretations of authentic modern and Brazilian jazz, delightfully complemented by her elegant voice and delicate delivery. Tseng showcases an exquisite fusion of the genre and eclectic arrangements of standards. Tseng explores the works of Brazil’s most sophisticated composers.


Twins Jazz; 1344 U St. NW

United Soldiers and Sailors of America Presents: In Gratitude For Their Service

November 9th, 2013 at 06:00 PM | Free | chris@usasoa.org | Tel: 202-815-0284 | [Event Website](http://www.usasoa.org/)

Military Appreciation Night

Supporting our combat wounded who are currently rehabilitating in Walter Reed Military Hospital

Live music performance by: Drew Stevens; a basket of cheer raffle;and a silent auction. The keynote address will be delivered by General Tammy Smith.

All donated items will be distributed to our wounded by the American Red Cross


401 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, D.C., DC 20001

Legacy and Life: A Musical and Visual Reflection

November 10th, 2013 at 04:00 PM | $15-$75 | choralarts@choralarts.org | Tel: 202-244-3669 | [Event Website](http://www.choralarts.org/)

Legacy and Life begins with the East Coast premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Steven Stucky’s “Take Him Earth,” written to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Giuseppe Verdi’s “Requiem” follows. Enhanced by visual images, this performance honors the life and legacy of Kennedy. Experience this masterwork within a contemporary context.

To purchase:

Choral Arts – 202.244.3669 | choralarts.org

Kennedy Center – 202.467.4600 | kennedy-center.org


The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; 2700 F Street NW

DanceSport Endurance Viennese Waltz Funtensive

November 12th, 2013 at 05:30 PM | $140 – $395 | dancesportendurance@gmail.com | Tel: 202-361-8633 | Event Website](http://www.dancesportendurance.com/viennese-waltz-camp-nov/)

Join DanceSport Endurance for the annual fall Viennese Waltz Funtensive. This Funtensive features seven evenings of dance instruction in the elegant Viennese Waltz.

Immerse yourself in Viennese Waltz!Professional ballroom dance instructors will teach the basics of several styles of Waltzing, including Smooth, Standard, and social style!

No partner or previous experience necessary. November 12-14 and Novemer 19-22 from 7:30-10:00pm. Students may register for the whole camp or any 4 days.


McLean Regency Sport and Health, 1800 Old Meadow Road, McLean Va. 22102


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