Community’s Choice for the Week of September 4th 2016

HU Tedx

Get in the know. Attend Tedx Howard University 2016 September 15th at the Blackburn Center. This year’s theme is Recovery. To purchase tickets, visit Eventbrite.com/TEDxHowardUniversity


Car Show

If you have a love for cars and trucks, attend the 10th Annual Car Show September 10th at John Wesley United Methodist Church in Glen Burnie. Admission is free. 410-766-6981


College Seminar

Main Event Youth Organization invites you to its roundtable discussion on the college entrance process. It takes place September 17th at the Bowie Library.   www.mecyouthorg.org


DHCD Tenant Meeting

DC tenants and tenant advocates mark your calendar. The Quarterly Tenant Stakeholder meeting is September 13th at the DC Department of Housing and Community Development Headquarters in SE. 202-442-7200.


Charity Golf Event

Attention all golfers. Join the Stoddard Baptist Home Foundation for its 11th Annual Swing for the Elders Charity Golf Tournament September 12th at the Argyle Country Club in Silver Spring. www.stoddardbaptistfoundation.org


Arts Festival

Enjoy over 100 exhibiting artists September 10th at the Hyattsville Arts Festival in the Gateway Arts District. The event is free and family friendly. www.hyattsvillecdc.org


Sickle Cell Walk

The Howard University Center for Sickle Cell Disease Stomp Out Sickle Cell 5k Walk is September 10th. It starts and ends on the National Mall. www.soswalk.org


Register to Vote

Need a reason to vote? WHUR reminds you it’s your chance to make a difference. Register to vote today. No more excuses. www.vote411.org

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Renee Nash, Director of Information and Public Affairs for WHUR, is a well-respected journalist who has covered a range of issues from local and national politics, to healthcare reform and civil rights. She has also spearheaded numerous award-winning projects including radiothons, town hall meetings and food and clothing drives. Over her 25-year career at WHUR, she has been a writer, reporter, producer and anchor. Renee serves on the boards of many organizations including the Edith P. Wright Breast Cancer Foundation and Sisters of Hope. She is the proud mom of Dominique and Delante.

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