Ask Nina

Posted on July 11th, 2018 by Elizabeth Nelson

Beginning with the September 2018 issue of the Hill Rag, CHRS Communications Chair, Nina Tristani, will write a column answering readers’ questions about the history of Capitol Hill buildings and other landmarks.  Look for it near the “Changing Hands” Real Estate section. To propose a topic, contact Nina at ninalt19@gmail.com.

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Barracks Row Festival 2018

Posted on June 20th, 2018 by Elizabeth Nelson

 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.

Barracks Row Fall Festival – 2017

Posted on June 20th, 2018 by Elizabeth Nelson

CHRS staffed a  booth at this annual celebration of this Capitol Hill business district, Saturday, September 23, 2017 on  8th Street SE, south of Pennsylvania Ave.

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Capitol Hill July 4th Parade 2019

Posted on June 13th, 2018 by Elizabeth Nelson

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. 

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Hilloween 2017

Posted on October 24th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Hilloween is an annual free street party outside of Eastern Market. This year, it took place on October 27, and CHRS once again hosted a children’s activity table with beads to string, and an avalanche of  CHRS swag -pencils, lip gloss, trick-or-treat bags and safety lights.  Photos posted.

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Posted on September 20th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Hilloween is an annual free street party outside of Eastern Market (7th Street SE from North Carolina Avenue to Pennsylvania Avenue SE). This year it’s scheduled for Friday, October 27, 2017 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

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Capitol Hill July 4 Parade 2017

Posted on July 2nd, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

As part of our ongoing outreach efforts, Society volunteers fielded a contingent in this year’s Capitol Hill 4th of July Parade. (photos)

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