2023 Dick Wolf Lecture – The Collapse and the Opportunity: Cities after COVID

September 29, 2023

On Friday, September 29, 2023 at 7 pm, the Society will present the 2023 Dick Wolf Lecture at Hill Center, 921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE. The speaker will be Professor John Rennie Short, School of Public Policy, University of Maryland Baltimore County. He will discuss changes to the urban core of Washington, DC and what the future may bring.  Reception to follow. (more…)

Hilloween 2023

October 27, 2023

Trick or Treat bags are always a big hit!

On Friday, October 27, 2023 CHRS will host a children’s activity table at Hilloween, an annual free street party outside of Eastern Market. We’ll have beads to string, CHRS trick-or-treat bags, and other goodies. The festivities kick off at 5 pm and shut down at 7:30 pm.
Wondering what to expect?  Check out photos from last year.

Visit the Hilloween website for more info on this neighborhood tradition.


House Expo 2023

October 28, 2023

On October 28, 2023, from 9 am – 3 pm, CHRS will hold a free House Expo in the Eastern Market North Hall, featuring a wide variety of home service exhibitors and representatives of city agencies.
Can’t wait until then?  You can download the 2022 list of  exhibitor’s contact information, check out photos of the event and find links to exhibitors’ websites.