What’s on Tap in Tenleytown (10/14-10/20)

The rain has finally cleared out, so put away those umbrellas and come explore what Tenleytown has to offer this week:

  • Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 3F will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 15 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Methodist Home located at 4901 Connecticut Avenue, NW. The meeting also will be live-streamed for those who cannot attend in person. An update on the Soapstone Valley Sewer Rehabilitation Project is prominent on the agenda.
  • Also on Tuesday, American University will host a discussion of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow as part of its Books that Shaped America series.  Washington College of Law professor Lewis Grossman will lead the discussion, which begins at 7:30 p.m. in the 6th Floor Student Lounge at the Washington College of Law.
  • The Tenley-Friendship Library will hold a screening of Cairo 678 on Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. in the Large Conference Room.  This 2010 film explores the lives of three women in Cairo who face and fight sexual harassment in Egypt.  The film is part of the Global Lens Film Series. In Arabic with English subtitles.  
  • On Thursday, the Halloween Film Festival continues at the Tenley-Friendship Library. Come enjoy the family friendly film Beetlejuice at 7:00 p.m.
  • American University also gets in the Halloween spirit with The Rocky Horror Show, which begins its run on Thursday at 8:00 p.m. at the Harold and Sylvia Greenberg Theatre, 4200 Wisconsin Avenue, NW.  The cult classic musical runs through October 26.  This week you can catch shows Thursday through Sunday.  For show times and tickets, visit http://american.tix.com or call 202-885-ARTS.
  • And don’t forget that the farmer markets at the American University and Janney Elementary School are still going strong.  Stop by the AU campus on Wednesday, October 16 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the quad in front of the Mary Graydon Center.  And then swing by Janney the following day on Thursday, October 17 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. for the School Garden Market.