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Around Town: February 17-20

Enjoy the long weekend, Greater Washington! Some great events are right around the corner …

CIVILIZATION (all you can eat) at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company (641 D Street NW)

Six hungry city-dwellers scramble for sustenance in this provocative vaudeville of American enterprise and ingenuity, featuring an award-winning DC cast. Performance on Saturday at 8 PM and Sunday at 7 PM; nab your tickets here.

“Pre-Mardi Gras” Celebration at Downtown Cluster’s Geriatric Day Care Center (at Xi Omega Center, 4411 14th Street NW)

Line dancing, hand dancing, music by DJ- Mr. “C,” plus a light meal on Friday at 7PM. Proceeds to help provide therapeutic care and supportive services to at-risk older persons so that they remain in the community. Call (202) 347-7527 to purchase your tickets.

Trash Cleanup with the Anacostia Watershed Society (Magruder Park, 3901 Hamilton Street, Hyattsville, MD)

Make a stand against pollution that clogs our waterways and distracts from the natural beauty of the Anacostia on Saturday from 11 AM to 2 PM. More information right here!

Glade Dance Collective and Terra Dance Project at Joy of Motion Dance Center (5207 Wisconsin Avenue NW)

An evening of dance that explores topics from the health care debates to the cyclical aspects of our lives comes to Joy of Motion on Saturday at 8 PM and Sunday at 7 PM. Tickets available at the door or here.

Intermediate Concert at the DC Youth Orchestra Program (at Eastern Senior High School, 1700 East Capitol Street NE)

After just five weeks of rehearsals, students from orchestras and wind ensemble perform this Sunday at 4 PM; call 202-698-0123 for more info!

Discover Strathmore Day, featuring CityDance Ensemble (Strathmore Music Center, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, N. Bethesda, MD)

A free family event with live performances, demonstrations and hands-on activities, Discover Strathmore Day will include dance & movement classes from CityDance on Monday at 11 AM.

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