Chat w/ Michael Usdan
"America's Future: Some Perspectives On The Roles On Education"
Thursday, October 4th
6pm - 8pm
St. John's Episcopal Church
3240 O Street NW
Dr. Usdan, who worked on the staff of the late Dr. James B Conant in the latter’s famous studies of American education h
as taught at Columbia University, City University of New York, Northwestern and Fordham Universities. He served as President of the Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL) from 1981 to 2001 when he became a Senior Fellow at the organization.
Friday, October 5th @ 11:00 am
(Meet at GV Office at 10:45 am)
This is a one hour walking tour (avoiding hills and staying in flat areas) of the Georgetown Heights neighborhood led by Dwane Starlin, member of the Guild of Professional Guides of Washington DC.
The tour will begin and end at the Georgetown Village offices. We will have lunch after the tour at Martin’s Tavern and Dwane will join us. Dwane Starlin has lived in Washington DC for 35 years (originally from Colorado). He is an actor-performer who specializes in historical characterizations in addition to being a licensed tour guide. He has worked for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History portraying John Henry, Clarence Darrow, Mark Twain, John Philip Souza, Walter Cronkite, and Robert Frost.
Please contact the GV office at
2 - 4 pm
Pat Scolaro's Home
Anyone for Canasta...
Want to learn this exciting game...or brush up on your skills? Join with other interested members on October 8th, for "An Afternoon of Canasta" to learn the ins and outs of this popular game. Our Board President Gail Nordheimer will be the coach, teaching you tips and tricks and helping to refresh the memory of those of you who used to play. We will meet at the home of Pat Scolaro. Please call the GV office at 202-999-8988 to sign up.
Wednesday, October 10th
12:30 PM until 1:30 PM
Pinstripes (Georgetown Park)
1064 Wisconsin Ave NW
Please let us know if you are planning to join us so we are sure to have a big enough table reserved. Call the GV office at 202-999-8988 to sign up.
Tour of the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation
Friday, October 19th
10 am - 3 pm
The Marine Corps Heritage Foundation dedicates itself to preserving and sharing the traditions, history and culture of the U S Marine Corps. The National Museum of the Marine Corps. shares with us the American story of the Corps’ contributions, sacrifices, valor and victory.
Tuesday, October 16th
1564 Wisconsin Avenue NW