Classes + Events

Behind the Scenes classes return in September. Look for other classes in October–November.

Upcoming classes

Tuesday
13 September
2016

Behind the Scenes: Split

time 6 p.m.

D.C.’s ridesharing start-up helps you lickety Split.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 5 September

Saturday
17 September

Behind the Scenes: National Museum of Women in the Arts

time noon

Five centuries of art. Created by women, enjoyed by everyone.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 9 September

Behind the Scenes: Denizens Brewing Company

time 3 p.m.

Diverse beers presented by diverse brewers.

👤 Instructors: Emily Bruno, Jeff Ramirez, Julie Verratti

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 9 September

Monday
19 September

Behind the Scenes: Globe Electric Tattoo

time 7 p.m.

What’s it like to be a tattoo artist? You don’t know either? Then this class is for you!

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 11 September

Thursday
22 September

Behind the Scenes: Republic Restoratives

time 7 p.m.

Visit the world’s largest crowd-funded distillery, right here in D.C.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 14 September

Friday
23 September

Behind the Scenes: Union Kitchen

time 4 p.m.

Create. Contribute. Prosper. (Learn.)

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 15 September

Saturday
24 September

Behind the Scenes: Good Food Markets

time 2 p.m.

This neighborhood grocery and social enterprise brings healthy food and financing to food deserts.

👤 Instructor: Philip Sambol

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 16 September

Sunday
25 September

Behind the Scenes: RFK Stadium

time noon

RFK’s seen a lot of action over the years. Get a piece of it. (The action, not the stadium. That’s vandalism.)

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 17 September

Tuesday
27 September

Behind the Scenes: Takoma Radio

time 5:45 p.m.

D.C.’s newest community radio station is now on air. You could be too.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 19 September

Saturday
1 October

Behind the Scenes: Ride With Riide

time 6 p.m.

Take a riide with us, from Riide’s new Shaw showroom.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 23 September

Monday
10 October

Behind the Scenes: WAMU

time 12:30 p.m.

It is proper to bow/curtsy if you see Diane Rehm on her way to lunch.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 2 October

Sunday
16 October

Behind the Scenes: Pleasant Pops

time 5 p.m.

Once you pop…

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 8 October

Saturday
22 October

Behind the Scenes: Harper Macaw Chocolate Factory

time 4:30 p.m.

What do you do when you bring a Brazilian chocolate maker and a U.S. Marine veteran together to brainstorm? A chocolate factory. 

Registration opens at 8 a.m. on 14 October

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