On Monday, September 19, 2016 the Overbeck History Lecture Series welcomes speaker Mark Meinke who will highlight the role of Capitol Hill residents, organizations and entertainment establishments in Washington’s emerging LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) movement.
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.
Saturday, August 27 & Sunday, August 28, 2016, Historic Congressional Cemetery, partnering with the D.C. Metro Chapter of the Association for Gravestone Studies, will be hosting Operation Conservation, a workshop to provide educational outreach for those who are interested in cemetery conservation.