Please stay cool this weekend, Washingtonians! Here are some nonprofit destinations:
(And here is some more info on DMV cooling centers from WJLA.)
Calvary Women’s Services (at Anacostia Waterfront Park, 1900 Anacostia Drive SE)
Meet at 9:00 AM on Saturday for 5K Run/Walk to Benefit Calvary (hosted by DC Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority); all levels of runners and walkers are welcome and the sign-up is right here.
Volunteer Fairfax (at Reston Town Center Pavilion, 11900 Market Street, Reston, VA)
Join Volunteer Fairfax and local emergency preparedness professionals on Saturday from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM for “Ready Reston!,” a fun, family-friendly opportunity to learn what needs to be done to prepare for emergencies, large and small.
Smith Center for Healing and the Arts (1628 U Street NW)
100% of sales at this unique two-day shopping event will benefit Smith Center! Stop by today or tomorrow to browse accessories, custom, one-of-a-kind designs, and upscale clothing.
Dance Place (3500 12th Street NE)
A 12-week public art celebration offering free cultural events and promoting creative expression, Artland Temporium events include exhibits, dance, concerts, poetry readings, and games and free to the public. Check out the full schedule for this weekend right here.
District of Columbia Arts Center (2438 18th Street NW)
Plenty of events at DCAC in Adams Morgan this weekend! “DADA Returns” returns on Friday and Saturday at 7:30 PM, with “Chinese Menu Improv” to follow at 10:00 PM on Saturday night.