Be like Brad! Cards Against Urbanity – Arlington on Nov11

TweetIf Brad Pitt can pretend to be an architect, so can you! Tuesday Nov 10th * 5:30 – 7:30pm * FREE Courthaus Social 2300 Clarendon Blvd Arlington, VA Courthouse Metro Join us to play Cards Against Urbanity and add your own cards about [...]

IBIS – MUSIC for STRING QUARTET: Romeo and Juliet — Jan 11 @ 4pm

TweetMUSIC for STRING QUARTET Sunday January 11 at 4 pm Clarendon United Methodist Church 606 North Ivy Street, Arlington         IBIS continues to explore the intersections between music and literature Our program for string [...]

Causes, Music, Art, Craft Beer, Food and Wine

Tweet It’s not often that you can enjoy a Festival Event built around having a great time with the end result being the support of Causes that support Community, Culture and Children. When you visit the Courthouse Arts and Craft Beer Festival [...]

Free Cultural Extravaganza by Legendary Sri Lankan Dance Troupe at Kennedy Center

TweetThe Sri Lanka Embassy Washington DC and the Kennedy Center Millennium stage present the legendary Channa – Upuli Dance Ensemble from Sri Lanka on Tuesday , February 4 , 2014 in a cultural performance featuring   Traditional Sri Lankan [...]

Telling the Truth — Is It a Thing of the Past?

TweetBy Arthur Crandon Most conversations are now thru emails, posts, tweets, etc. Is it far easier now to tell lies and are we, because of this, doing it more often? And let’s face it, there are times when all of us lie. Do you tell your [...]

Piper’s 2012 Man of the Year

TweetBy Piper Bayard* Once in a while, amidst all the news of terror, tragedies, lies, and deceit, someone comes along who makes the world stop and have a moment of collective fun. This year, I thank Psy and Gangnam Style for that moment and [...]

Holiday Survival — Picky Friends and Impossible Packages

TweetBy Piper Bayard and Jay Holmes* This month, Holmes and I, a spook and an author/belly dancer, are dedicated to easing your holiday tensions. Let’s take a look at what’s on your minds this season. . . . Our reader, Ellie Ann, [...]

Savoir Faire Consulting Service

TweetBy Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes The Holiday Season is upon us. Soon, life will be a whirlwind of dinner parties and fetes. We realize that we will be the main topic of discussion for many of our readers at these parties, and we’d like [...]

Pilgrim, As You Journey

TweetBy Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes* This is the week of the mass American pilgrimage. Thanksgiving, more than any other holiday, is the day we Americans travel home. It is the one holiday we all share, no matter what our religion. The day [...]

Thank You, Italy, for Embracing Witchcraft

TweetAn Open Letter to Italy From Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes* Dear Italy, We recently noticed that your court in L’Aquila convicted six scientists and a government official of manslaughter and sentenced them each to six years in jail because [...]