Sep 092013
 
COMING UP NEXT WEEKEND: Come to the 13th annual Library of Congress two-day National Book Festival on the National Mall.  President Barack 3Obama and Michelle Obama are honorary chairs for the event. The festival is free and open to the public. 

Last year’s Festival was a resounding success and drew more than 200,000 attendees to the National Mall. This annual free event continues to feature authors/poets and to celebrate the joy of lifetime reading.

As always, the Festival will feature award-winning authors, poets and illustrators in several pavilions dedicated to various literature categories. Festival-goers can meet and hear firsthand from their favorite authors, get books signed, have photos taken with mascots and storybook characters and participate in a variety of learning activities.

Jewel, R.L. Stine, Lois Lowry, and David Stein are just a f ew of the exciting authors who will be on hand for book signings.

Be sure to Subscribe to the Library of Congress e-mail or RSS feeds, or follow them on Twitter at @LibraryCongress to check the schedule for the list of authors and their appearance times so you don’t miss your favorites. The Science Fiction, Fantasy & Graphic Novels and Special Presentations pavilions will be available Sunday only.

Sep 212012
 
THIS WEEKEND: Come to the 12th annual Library of Congress two-day National Book Festival on the National Mall.  President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are honorary chairs for the event. The festival is free and open to the public. 

Last year’s Festival was a resounding success and drew more than 200,000 attendees to the National Mall. This annual free event continues to feature authors/poets and to celebrate the joy of lifetime reading.

As always, the Festival will feature award-winning authors, poets and illustrators in several pavilions dedicated to various literature categories. Festival-goers can meet and hear firsthand from their favorite authors, get books signed, have photos taken with mascots and storybook characters and participate in a variety of learning activities.

Jewel, R.L. Stine, Lois Lowry, and David Stein are just a f ew of the exciting authors who will be on hand for book signings.

Be sure to Subscribe to the Library of Congress e-mail or RSS feeds, or follow them on Twitter at @LibraryCongress to check the schedule for the list of authors and their appearance times so you don’t miss your favorites. The Science Fiction, Fantasy & Graphic Novels and Special Presentations pavilions will be available Sunday only.

Sep 172012
 
Come to the 12th annual Library of Congress two-day National Book Festival on the National Mall.  President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are honorary chairs for the event. The festival is free and open to the public. 

Last year’s Festival was a resounding success and drew more than 200,000 attendees to the National Mall. This annual free event continues to feature authors/poets and to celebrate the joy of lifetime reading.

As always, the Festival will feature award-winning authors, poets and illustrators in several pavilions dedicated to various literature categories. Festival-goers can meet and hear firsthand from their favorite authors, get books signed, have photos taken with mascots and storybook characters and participate in a variety of learning activities.

Jewel, R.L. Stine, Lois Lowry, and David Stein are just a f ew of the exciting authors who will be on hand for book signings.

Be sure to Subscribe to the Library of Congress e-mail or RSS feeds, or follow them on Twitter at @LibraryCongress to check the schedule for the list of authors and their appearance times so you don’t miss your favorites. The Science Fiction, Fantasy & Graphic Novels and Special Presentations pavilions will be available Sunday only.

Aug 262012
 

Winners of 12 major domestic and international titles, D. C. United is the most successful team in Major League Soccer history.  Luckily for us,  D.C. United plays soccer all summer right here at RFK Stadium, and as a Summer Special, they’re offering BOGO–Buy one full price ticket, get one free for the match this Wednesday, August 29th, against the New York Red Bulls.

And as an added bonus, the first 5,000 fans will even receive a FREE D.C. United poster.

Details:

Tickets must be purchased at least 24 hours in advance of desired game.

To purchase tickets,  soccer fans must contact Sean Hooper at DC United at shooper@dcunited.com or call 202-587-5443.

Aug 212012
 

Winners of 12 major domestic and international titles, D. C. United is the most successful team in Major League Soccer history.  Luckily for us,  D.C. United plays soccer all summer right here at RFK Stadium, and as a Summer Special, they’re offering BOGO–Buy one full price ticket, get one free for the August 22nd and August 29th games.

HOWEVER,  Tickets must be purchased at least 24 hours in advance of desired game, which means act NOW if you’re looking into tomorrow night’s game against Chicago Fire, kick off at 7:30.

Don’t lose heart, this deal is also available for the August 29th match against the New York Red Bulls, kick off at 8:30. And as an additional deal, the first 5,000 fans will receive a FREE D.C. United poster.

Details:

To purchase tickets,  soccer fans must contact Sean Hooper at DC United at shooper@dcunited.com or call 202-587-5443.

JetBlue Sale Tuesday

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Feb 142012
 

jetblueWith a Valentine’s Day reference, jetBlue is offering deals on fares.

Love-A-Fare sale is February 14.

Some of the deals include

  • $75 Washington D.C. to New York
  • $100 Washington D.C. to Orlando
  • $60 Baltimore to Boston

The sale is for mostly for travel Tuesdays and Wednesdays from February 21 to April 3.  Some restrictions apply.

Jan 302012
 

 

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Film buffs — here’s an opportunity to enjoy some or all the Academy Award best picture nominees.

The Best Picture Showcase features tickets for four, five or nine movies at prices of $30 to $60.

The films are shown February 18 and February 25 at participating AMC theaters.

Folks who attend the events receive $5 AMC gift cards and free event  posters while supplies are available. 

Participating theaters include

Washington D.C.

Baltimore