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The Penn Club of DC just won the 2016 Alumni Club Award of Merit award! Thank you to our wonderful members and board for making this possible!
March 30, 2017: Happy Hour with Johns Hopkins
The Penn Club of DC is excited to partner with the Johns Hopkins Alumni Club for their first joint happy hour!
Date and Time: Thursday March 30th from 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Location: Pennsylvania 6 (1350 I Street NW; closest metro is McPherson Sq.)
April 15: Ford’s Theatre Tour
April 15, 2017 marks the 152nd anniversary of President Lincoln’s Assassination. Join Penn Club DC for the performance of a 1-Act play in Historic Ford’s Theatre, visit the Petersen House to view the room where Lincoln died, and the “Aftermath’s Exhibits” next door which chronicle the dominoes that fell after the assassination. Tickets are $8.00 per person.
Date and Time: Saturday April 15th, 10:15AM- 12:30PM
Location: Ford’s Theatre (511 10th St NW, Washington DC 20004)
May 20: 4th Annual Spring Fling Boat Cruise
Set sail on the Potomac with the Penn Club of DC. Enjoy picturesque views of the Mall and Georgetown while sipping a cocktail with family and friends. This event sells out every year so buy your tickets early.
Date and Time: Saturday May 20th from 12:45PM – 3:30PM
Location: Georgetown Waterfront
Admission: $20 per person with a cash bar onboard the ship
Also in the Works…
- Tour of the Hirshorn
- Lecture and Gallery Tour of National Geographic TV
- Food Event with Jessica Sidman, food critic for the Washington Post
The Penn DC Book Group is looking for new leadership to help select books and choose dates for meetings! Please write to Rebecca Aaberg at rebecca.aaberg (at) gmail (dot) com or to Trish (our lovely host) at savage2737 (at) comcast (dot) net if you are interested.