Learn more about our past events below. If you have any questions, please contact sross@capitolhillvillage.org or call 202-543-1778 x204.

Valentine's Day Celebration

Valentines Day Event

Seabury Resources for Aging and Capitol Hill Village partnered to celebrate Valentine's Day, this event included a discussion on self-care and dating safely during COVID-19.

LGBTQ Storytelling: Let's Laugh!

Storytelling Event, Option 2

This virtual event focused on sharing the funny stories and connecting for an hour of laughs and memories.

Yappy Hour

Yappy Hour Flyer

Capitol Hill Village and Georgetown University's LGBTQ Resource Center partnered together for Yappy Hour--a pet friendly and themed social hour.

Poetry Workshops and Open Mic Night

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These events were a partnership between Capitol Hill Village, Visible Magazine, and Terrific Inc. We held four poetry workshops and an open mic night. These events focused on learning about poetry, engage in activities for writing poetry, and sharing poetry.

Memory Related Diseases and Caregiving Among the LGBT* Community

Alzheimer's Association Events

In April of 2021, the National Capital Area Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and Capitol Hill Village partnered to provide a series of events addressing memory related diseases and caregiving among the LGBT* community.

The first event focused on hearing from LGBT* individuals, caregivers, and other attendees thru open discussion. The second event was an informative presentation based on feedback from the previous event.

Pride Month 2021

DC Villages Pride Celebration

DC Villages Pride Flyer #1

This multivillage pride celebration featured speakers, instructional dancing, and a raffle for anyone wearing pride gear. All were encouraged to donate throughout the month of June to Mary's House for Older Adults or provide physical donations to the Wanda Alston Foundation. 

Rainbow Challah Tutorial and Discussion

Official Rainbow Challah Event Flyer

This event was a rainbow challah making tutorial and discussion. Challah is a type of bread traditionally baked to celebrate the Jewish sabbath. Attendees also engaged in a discussion about food, identity, and community. 

Taking the Truck OUT!

AU Truck Flyer (1)

We hosted the AU Humanities Truck “Taking the Truck OUT!: Recording Lesbian Activism in the AIDS Crisis Exhibit". The Humanities Truck is mobile platform for “collecting, exhibiting, preserving, and expanding dialogue around the humanities.” Attendees had the opportunity to view the exhibit and provide accounts of their experiences and involvement with activism and caregiving during the AIDS epidemic.

Capitol Hill Village Sponsored Pride Month 2021 Events

Drag Show & Panel Discussion

Drag Show and Discussion Flyer

This Zoom event by The DC Center for the LGBT Community, TERRIFIC, Inc., Capitol Hill Village, and the DC Department on Aging and Community Living--included performances by Pussy Noir and Blaq Dynamite followed conversation moderated by Devon Trotter.