National Summer Learning Association: Get Ready for Summer Bootcamp

March 1, 2021

Make sure you save the dates for NSLA’s Summer Bootcamp: Get Ready for Summer Series for program leaders and their teams, March 1-5, 2021. NSLA won’t let COVID-19 steal the joy of summer […]

The Dog Days of Summer

August 7, 2019

It almost goes without saying that Georgetown loves its dogs. They’re all around, and whether, small or large, they seem quite in charge. But it’s a mutual love affair – […]

Solstice Saturday Festival at the National Museum of the American Indian

June 22, 2019

The National Museum of the American Indian celebrates the first Saturday of summer—“Solstice Saturday”— beginning with an afternoon of Andean music, dance and family friendly activities celebrating the Great Inka […]

Your Guide to Summer Military Band Concerts in the District

June 3, 2019

Many of our armed forces’ “elite” musical units are based in the D.C. metro area, where you can see a high-quality, family-oriented performance on virtually any day during the summer months.

Summer Picks: Book Selections by The Georgetowner

July 25, 2018

‘The Best of Richard Matheson’ Reviewed by Patrick G. Ryan “The Best of Richard Matheson” is a great collection of horror/sci-fi short stories from the author of the 1954 novel […]

Georgetown BID’s Summer Programs

June 20, 2018

From free blue sun-and-rain umbrellas to movies in the park, summer programs organized by the Georgetown Business Improvement District will be visible around the neighborhood, as announced at the BID’s […]

End-of-Summer Drink Pick:

September 13, 2017

DIY Earth Girls Are Easy 1.75 ounces St. George Terroir Gin .75 ounces fresh lime juice .5 ounces tarragon turbinado syrup .5 ounces sauvignon blanc lime twist Tarragon turbinado syrup recipe: Blanch four sprigs […]

Summer Reads

July 26, 2017

Catching up on your reading over the summer isn’t just for kids and college students. Whether you flee D.C. in August for the rolling hills or the roiling waves (or […]

STAFF PICKS: Tomatoes Are Coming …


The tomato is the gateway vegetable of the summer, the bellwether for when we reach the peak of the season. As they ripen from pale green to deep red, tomatoes […]

Summer Glow


Nothing like a glowing skin paired with the right look to get you noticed. Help blur your pores and other imperfections while getting a flawless finish with Stila Aqua Glow Foundation ($46). Get a soft matte-look finish from Bobbi Brown Bronzing Powder ($46). Add warmth to your skin with a touch of color and some intense highlights using Sunkissed Metallic Bronzing Blush ($5.23). Prefer a softer feel? Try Laura Mercier Bronzing Crayon ($32) for a soft shimmer and let your skin shine with Dior Bronze Self Tanning Jelly ($49).