Recent Events

Title Date Details
WC Smith and Mayor Bowser to celebrate the opening of Archer Park 11/15/2017 - 11:30am

* Please note this event takes place at 1200 Mississippi Ave SE (NOT at THEARC). 

Date: November 15, 2017 at 11:30am

Celebrating Archer Park - 190 affordable apartments on Mississippi Ave SE with WC Smith...

CLOSED: Children’s National Health Center, Washington School for Girls, and THEARC FARM 11/10/2017

Children’s Health Center, Washington School for Girls, and THEARC FARM will be closed for Veterans Day on November 10.

CLOSED: The Boys & Girls Club (*open for basketball program 8:00pm-10:00pm) 11/10/2017

The Boys & Girls Club will be closed Friday, November 10th for Veterans Day. They will be open for the basketball program 8:00pm-10:00pm.

OPEN: Building Bridges Across the River, Levine Music, The Washington Ballet 11/10/2017

Please contact the organization directly for holiday hours. 

Information Session with Trinity at THEARC 11/08/2017 - 6:30pm

Wednesday, November 8, 6:30 pm 

Information Session
Location: THEARC – 2nd Floor



Board Governance: the context for innovative board leadership 11/08/2017 - 10:00am

November 8, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to build a strong, well functioning board!
Taught by Elizabeth Scott, Ph. D., Brighter Strategies

Thomas Circle Singers Free Concert 11/05/2017 - 4:00pm

Please join the DC based chamber choir, Thomas Circle Singers, for a free concert examining the significant influences on and stages of our life – the impact of love, the ordering of our daily work, and the eventuality of loss. Heavenly...

20th Anniversary Screening of Love Jone with Live Poetry 11/03/2017 - 6:30pm

Join Us for the 20th Anniversary Screening of Love Jones in celebration of 20th Anniversary of Black L.U.V. Festival and The Movement
Featuring Poets: Dehejia, Ra Brown and Thirteen Sounds by DJ: Munch and Scientific

Taste Of The Harvest presented by the 11th Street Bridge Park 10/22/2017 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm

October 22, 2017 from 4-8pm at THEARC Farm presented by the 11th Street Bridge Park

CELEBRATE! Grand opening of the new playground with KaBooom! 10/21/2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

Come to PLAYce for Kids Day! Celebrate the grand opening of the new playground at THEARC on October 21 from 11am-3pm. 


We will have fun activities for kids and families including games, music, food and more. Special...

Daughter of the Struggle / An inspiring and unforgettable one-woman show, starring AYANNA GREGORY celebrating the legacy of DICK GREGORY 10/20/2017 - 8:00pm

The Love More Movement presents Daughter of the Struggle on October 20, 2017.

An inspiring and unforgettable one-woman show, starring our own AYANNA GREGORY.

KABOOM! PLAYGROUND BUILD DAY IS OCT 18TH! 10/18/2017 - 8:00am - 3:00pm

Volunteers wanted to create a new safe and fun space for east of the river children and families on October 18!

WorldVentures Foundation's Dream Court ribbon cutting 10/10/2017 - 4:00pm

Join us at a Dream Court ribbon cutting at 4pm on October 10th. 

The new court was provided through a partnership with the Nancy Lieberman Charities, WorldVentures Foundation & Sport Court. The dedication will...

7th Annual Excellence in Christian Music Concert Gala 10/07/2017 - 6:00pm

Strategic Music Partnerships presents the Excellence in Christian Music Concert / Awards Program!

WALA Creative Entrepreneurs Series @ THEARC Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs
10/04/2017 - 7:00pm
10/11/2017 - 7:00pm
10/18/2017 - 7:00pm
10/25/2017 - 7:00pm
11/01/2017 - 7:00pm
11/08/2017 - 7:00pm

WALA Creative Entrepreneurs Series @ THEARC Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs

A series for creatives of all kinds who want to take the next step in their professional career by creating their own business. Explore the basics of...


Join the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington for THE #MORELOVEDC OPEN MIC & FORUM on September 29 from 6-8pm. 

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Capital Bikeshare 7th Bday Party + New Station Celebration 09/29/2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Capital Bikeshare 7th Bday Party + New Station Celebration event this Friday w/ Mayor Bowser from 4-7pm.

Art Installation ribbon cutting ceremony with the 11th Street Bridge Park 09/29/2017 - 10:00am

September 29th from 10am-11am 

We are proud to partner with the Anacostia Arts Center on a lighted art installation connecting east of the river neighborhoods to Anacostia Park, the river and the future Bridge Park. Large frames will...

After Dark at THEARC 2017 Fundraising Gala 09/23/2017 - 6:30pm

Please join us for AfterDark@THEARC, our annual gala to support THEARC (Town Hall Education Arts Recreation Campus) and its partners: Building Bridges Across The River; ArtReach@THEARC, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington; Children...

Public Meeting for the 11th Street Bridge Park 09/18/2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

On September 18th, we are partnering with DDOT to host a public meeting to showcase refined design concepts and gather comments from the community. As a Bridge Park partner, we would love for you to attend and share your...

09/11/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm
09/18/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm
09/25/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm
10/02/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm
10/09/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm
10/16/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm
10/23/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm
10/30/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:30pm

Vinyasa Yoga connects postures or asanas through breathing for a transformative and balancing effect. It builds heat, endurance, flexibility, and strength.   

09/09/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
09/16/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
09/23/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
09/30/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
10/07/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
10/14/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
10/21/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
10/28/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am
11/04/2017 - 8:30am - 9:30am

Ditch the workout, join the party! This class incorporates popular songs heard on the radio mixed with Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves making you feel like you are dancing in a music video.

09/07/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
09/14/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
09/21/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
09/28/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
10/05/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
10/12/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
10/19/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
10/26/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm
11/02/2017 - 7:15pm - 8:15pm

Pilates improves core strength, flexibility and develops control and endurance in the entire body. It puts emphasis on alignment, breathing, a strong core and improving coordination and balance. 

09/07/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
09/14/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
09/21/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
09/28/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
10/05/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
10/12/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
10/19/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
10/26/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am
11/02/2017 - 10:15am - 11:30am

This intermediate level contemporary, modern dance class focuses on the development of versatile technique: it builds the bodily skills of strength, flexibility and coordination while offering the dancer an opportunity to move with artistry and...

09/06/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
09/13/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
09/20/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
09/27/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
10/04/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
10/11/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
10/18/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
10/25/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm
11/01/2017 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm

Our Adult Ballet class is designed to promote good technique, strength, and flexibility. Beginning dancers are welcome in this comprehensive ballet class.