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Guided Walking Tours – March 2024

Posted on February 27, 2024

We’re offering guided outdoor walking tours on Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24 at 1 pm both days. Tickets ($15) on sale through Eventbrite beginning March 1. Tours often sell out so make your reservations early.

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Designing & Creating a Private Garden – Preservation Cafe

Posted on November 14, 2023

Author Claudia Kousoulas presented a virtual Preservation Café “Designing and Creating a Private Garden,” Tuesday, November 28, 2023. Creating a garden is a work of complexity and creativity. Each region has its own landscape materials and traditions, each site has its challenges and opportunities, and each gardener has a vision for their personal expression and environment. The presentation was recorded.

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Future of RFK Stadium Site

Posted on October 29, 2023

Potential redevelopment of the RFK Stadium site has been a subject of discussion for decades. Joanna Kendig reports on recent community meetings and provides a list of a list of articles and resources about this important community issue.

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House Expo 2023

Posted on October 23, 2023

On October 28, 2023, from 9 am – 3 pm, CHRS held a free House Expo in the Eastern Market North Hall, featuring a wide variety of home service exhibitors and representatives of city agencies. Read more to see list of exhibitors. Photos of the event.

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  • Speaker John Rennie Short (r), Dick Wolf Lecture 2023 Speaker John Rennie Short (r), Dick Wolf Lecture 2023
  • Lollipops! Lollipops!
  • House Tour 2023 House Tour 2023
  • House Tour 2023 House Tour 2023
  • House Tour 2023 House Tour 2023
  • House Tour 2022 House Tour 2022
  • House Tour 2022 House Tour 2022
  • Obama Call Box on the Resistance Tour Obama Call Box on the Resistance Tour
  • House Expo 2021 House Expo 2021
  • Promoting House Expo at Hilloween Promoting House Expo at Hilloween
  • Library of Congress, Hollywood on the Hill Tour Library of Congress, Hollywood on the Hill Tour
  • Artists at Home, Mother's Day 2021 Artists at Home, Mother's Day 2021
  • Join Joe and Kamala on the Tour of Tours! Join Joe and Kamala on the Tour of Tours!
  • Installation of Emerald St. Historic District signs Installation of Emerald St. Historic District signs
  • Hilloween 2019 Hilloween 2019
  • Hiloween 2019 Hiloween 2019
  • House Expo 2019 House Expo 2019
  • Panel discussion with John Hillegass, 2019 Dick Wolf Winner Panel discussion with John Hillegass, 2019 Dick Wolf Winner
  • Attendees at the 2018 House Expo Attendees at the 2018 House Expo
  • House Expo 2016, D0EE booth House Expo 2016, D0EE booth
  • Christine Ames, 2018 winner of the Dick Wolf Prize Christine Ames, 2018 winner of the Dick Wolf Prize
  • Beautiful Emerald Street - now a Historic District Beautiful Emerald Street - now a Historic District
  • 2017 Dick Wolf Lecture 2017 Dick Wolf Lecture
  • Enjoying the sun at 500 E. Capitol St. NE - 2017 House Tour Enjoying the sun at 500 E. Capitol St. NE - 2017 House Tour
  • Yummy treats and beads to string - Halloween 2016 Yummy treats and beads to string - Halloween 2016
  • CHRS received DCPL's 45th Anniversary Award CHRS received DCPL's 45th Anniversary Award
  • Tiny House residents celebrate a successful house tour Tiny House residents celebrate a successful house tour
  • Mike Pangia in his Model A Ford Roadster Mike Pangia in his Model A Ford Roadster
  • 2016 Dick Wolf Prize winner Brook Hill 2016 Dick Wolf Prize winner Brook Hill
  • Hilloween at the Eastern Market Hilloween at the Eastern Market
  • CHRS Contingent - Capitol Hill July 4th Parade 2015 CHRS Contingent - Capitol Hill July 4th Parade 2015
  • Inaugural Dick Wolf Lecture, audience Inaugural Dick Wolf Lecture, audience
  • Outreach activities at Barracks Row Day Outreach activities at Barracks Row Day
  • Beth Purcell explains brick coursing Beth Purcell explains brick coursing
  • Wolf Lecture panel: Peter Byrne, Con Hitchcock, Bill King, Tersh Boasberg Wolf Lecture panel: Peter Byrne, Con Hitchcock, Bill King, Tersh Boasberg
  • CHRS contingent in Capitol Hill July 4 parade CHRS contingent in Capitol Hill July 4 parade

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