CHRS staffed a booth at this annual celebration of this Capitol Hill business district, Saturday, September 24, 2016 on 8th Street SE, south of Pennsylvania Ave. (photos) Read more »
On Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., CHRS will hold a free House Expo at the Eastern Market North Hall, featuring over 30 home service exhibitors. Read more »
The September 28, 2016 membership meeting will feature Matthew Gilmore’s presentation, “Missing Bones: Exploring Washington’s Lost Cemeteries” at 7 p.m. in the Chapel at the Congressional Cemetery, 1801 E St. SE. Read more »
Kingman Park Civic Association is seeking a historic district designation for Kingman Park Read Application
Emerald Street, NE (between E/F/13th/14th streets) has a fascinating history. A walking tour was held, Sunday, September 11, 2016. Another is scheduled for Saturday, October 8, 2016. See photos & handouts. Read more »
Local contractor Gary Barnhart gave a presentation on the characteristics of modern and traditional building materials and techniques on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. at Ebenezers Coffee House, 2nd and E Streets NE. Read more »
After a long struggle, the historic shotgun house at 1229 E Street, SE will be restored and will once again become a residence.
Gloria Junge, the Society’s Secretary, passed away on July 31, following a short illness. A memorial service will be held Sunday, September 18, 1-3 p.m., at Hill Center, 921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE. Read more »