Historic Doors – Preservation Cafe

September 19, 2018

Joel Truitt will present Maintaining and Repairing Historic Doors on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room at Northeast Neighborhood Library, 330 7th Street, NE. (more…)

Anacostia Park History – Overbeck Lecture

September 24, 2018

And A River Runs By It…. Vince Vaise, Chief of Visitor Services, National Capital Parks-East will discuss the history of Anacostia Park  at the Overbeck Lecture on Monday, September 24, 2018, 7:30 p.m.  This year marks the 50th anniversary of the integration of the Park and particularly the pool.    (more…)

Creating Capitol Hill – Community Forum

September 26, 2018

Pamela Scott, one of the authors of “Creating Capitol Hill, Place, Proprietors, and People” will give a talk on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at 7 p.m. at Hill Center, 921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE.  (more…)

Barracks Row Festival 2018

September 29, 2018

 On Saturday, September 29, 2018 we plan to staff a booth at the Barracks Row Fall Festival, an ideal opportunity to introduce ourselves to newcomers to The Hill and to those living outside the boundaries of the Historic District. We’ll offer children’s activities to amuse our younger neighbors while we share information about our accomplishments and future plans with their parents.

If you can help out, please contact Elizabeth Nelson, Elizabeth_knits@yahoo.com. Volunteers are always welcome — and are truly needed.

House Expo 2018

October 21, 2018

On Sunday, October 21, 2018 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.  exhibitor contact info    photos from the 2017 event  Experts will show ways to improve, repair and enjoy your home: architect, building supplies, energy conservation, interior designers, general contractors, house histories, painting, iron work, solar panel installation, roofing, electrical, windows, landscaping, mold/termite remediation, home inspection, security, financing, and additional service providers.  Help your House!

Capitol Hill July 4th Parade 2019

July 4, 2019

Join with your friends and neighbors on July 4! Again this year, CHRS will celebrate Independence Day by fielding a contingent in the Capitol Hill Parade.  (more…)