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DPR Announces the 2014 Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, all DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) centers, facilities and administrative offices will operate on the following schedule for the holiday weekend: Wednesday, November 26, the day before Thanksgiving, all DPR recreation centers…

Celebrate Kwanzaa with Coyaba Dance Theater

Kick off the holiday season with Dance Place as Coyaba Dance Theater hosts their annual Kwanzaa Celebration, displaying the excitement and vibrancy of the holiday with their work based around the seven principles of Kwanzaa. This year’s performance includes African…

Harvesting a Season of Thanks

November is a time of reflection as we think about all of the things we are grateful for.  During this season of thanks, DPR will offer a variety of events including clothing and food drives, community potlucks, a Ward wide…

Upcoming: Brazilian Dance Burns Bright in Brookland

Founded in Brazil in 2004 by dancer Tiago Sousa and choreographer/Artistic Director Sonia Destri Lie, Companhia Urbana de Dança is an ensemble of street performers working to foster the human experience through dance. Destri’s boldly original mix of contemporary Brazilian…