Monday, July 2, 2012

PAST: FILM: Free Lunchtime Screening of "The Linguists" at National Geographic on TUES, July 2nd at 12:00pm, Thanks to
Here are some more great free arts and culture events from, a great online events resource from the Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington covering the metro area's vibrant arts community! You can also find more upcoming free events and exhibitions on view in the DC metro area on the customized "Free in DC" Inside-Out page. Remaining free events below are organized by date and time. Please click through for more event details.

Tuesday, July 2nd

Lunchtime - Film Screening - Farragut North
Tuesdays at Noon screening of The Linguists, an award-winning film documenting the work of linguists K. David Harrison and Gregory Anderson. as part of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival's program "One World, Many Voices." Currently, Drs. Harrison and Anderson are directing the Enduring Voices Project at the National Geographic Society. "On average, one language disappears every two weeks. The Linguists follows David Harrison and Gregory Anderson, scientists racing to document languages on the verge of extinction. David and Greg's ‘round-the-world journey takes them deep into the heart of the cultures, knowledge, and communities at stake, in places as diverse as Siberia, India, and Bolivia." The screening will be followed by a discussion with linguists David Harrison, Gregory Anderson, and Max Chura, a speaker of Kallawaya featured in the film.
National Geographic
1145 17th Street, NW
Metro: Farragut North or take the S2 or S4 bus along 16th St to M St 

Evening - Discussion about Brewing Company - Old Town Alexandria, VA
Come on out for an engaging evening with the Portner sisters as they share details about their great-great grandfather's company and how it is influencing their own venture to open Portner Brewhouse. Learn how you can get involved in the development of a new Alexandria landmark and opportunities to sample recreations of Robert Portner Brewing Company beers available now.
Morrison House Hotel
116 S. Alfred St - Alexandria, VA
Metro: King St

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