Archive for May, 2019

Rediscover Eastern Market

Posted on May 22nd, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

A celebration will be held on June 7, 8 and 9, 2019to mark the 10 year anniversary of the re-opening of Eastern Market following the 2007 fire. On Saturday, June 8, 2019, there will be food tours, musical entertainment, and other activities between 10 am and 5 pm, in addition to the weekend vendors and indoor merchants. 

Rediscover Eastern Market

Posted on May 22nd, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

A celebration will be held on June 7, 8 and 9, 2019 to mark the 10 year anniversary of the re-opening of Eastern Market following the 2007 fire. On Sunday, June 9, there will be guided walking tours of the Market and other activities between 10 am and 4 pm, in addition to the weekend vendors and indoor […]

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House Tour 2019 – Photos

Posted on May 20th, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

Photos courtesy Mark Grace and Bill Kohutanycz

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Mothers Day House & Garden Tour

Posted on May 10th, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

Mothers Day House & Garden Tour, Saturday, May 11, 4-7 pm, and Sunday, May 12, 1-5 pm. Walking Tours of Gessford Ct. both days. Entertainment by the Eastern HS band, the Blue & White Marching Machine, on Sunday, weather permitting. Details

Mothers Day House & Garden Tour 2019

Posted on May 9th, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

Tour Photos on-line! The 62nd annual Mothers Day House & Garden Tour took place Saturday, May 11, 4-7 pm, and Sunday, May 12, 1-5 pm. Check out the article on the Hill Rag website  or pages 82 & 83 of the May print issue. Illustrated Brochure. Details (incl. ticket sales)  

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Gessford Court Walking Tour

Posted on May 8th, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

Guided, outdoor, mini-tours of Gessford Court SE will be included in the 2019 House and Garden Tour, Saturday, May 11 at 5 p.m. and Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. 

Support Eastern High School Band

Posted on May 8th, 2019 by Elizabeth Nelson

The Blue & White Marching Machine – the Eastern High School Band –  received the 2019 Keller Award  from the Capitol Hill Community Foundation.

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Ask the Hill Historian

Posted on May 5th, 2019 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.