Wednesday, November 6
, 5:00 - 8:00 PM, Notworking/ Networking Series
hosted by the Wine Cooperative
at Aria Fresca on the Patio, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW. Wine, spirits, grilled bites, live music, special rate use promo code "BZNW" info
Thursday, November 7
, 6:00 - 8:00 PM, BISNOW Georgetown Schmoozarama
at El Centro
, 1218 Wisconsin Ave. Open beer and wine bar, specialty cocktails
and great networking
! $49 info
Friday, November 8
, 6:30 PM, Becky's Fund Walk This Way Fashion Show
at the Italian Embassy
, 3000 Whitehaven St. NW. The annual fashion show showcases professional athletes walking the runway, benefits programs like Men of Code
, working with young football players and coaches about ending violence against women and girls. $100-$2,500; VIP available, info
Saturday, November 9
, 6:30 — 11 PM, The Women's Center 2013 Inspiring Women Benefit
at Gannett Corporate Headquarters
, 7950 Jones Branch Dr McLean. Black-tie, cocktails, dinner, dancing, live and silent auctions. $300, info
Saturday, November 9
, 8:30 AM — 12:00 PM, American Heart Association Heart Walk
on The National Mall
. 8,000 walkers from over 140 companies
: no fees; walkers eligible for a t-shirt once they have raised $25+, info
Monday, November 4, 10:00 PM — 1:00 AM, Industry Takeover Night: Korean Chefs at Graffiato, 707 6th St NW. Korean menu by Pabu chef Jonah Kim & Manolia's Ed Lee. benefits charity. $10 info.
Tuesday, November 5, 8:00 - 10:30 PM, with Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian at GWU, 2201 G Street NW (RM108). He discusses his book Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will be Made, Not Managed on entrepreneurship, Free, rsvp.
Tuesday, November 5, 7:00 — 9:00 PM, No Evidence of Disease movie presentation and panel discussion at Landmark Cinema, 7235 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD. $12, info.
Tuesday, November 5-December 15, 11:00 AM, Tsibi Geva: Gallery Talk at American U, 4400 Massachusetts, Free, info
Wednesday, November 6, 5:30 - 8:00 PM, Handi-Hour at The Renwick Gallery,1661 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Crafts, beer-tasting, and music by the Gold Top County Ramblers. $20, info.
Wednesday, November 6, 6:30 - 10:30 PM, Give Thanks and Give Back Horton's Kids Benefit at House of Sweden, 2900 K St. NW. $150, includes hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, and dessert, info.
Wednesday, November 6, 7:30 PM, Tour of Dancing the Dream exhibition by curator Amy Henderson at National Portrait Gallery, 8th and G Streets NW. No cover, must rsvp.
Wednesday, November 6, 4:00 — 8:00 PM, Donate & Skate at Silver Spring, 8523 Fenton Street. Donate gently-used coats, new socks, or non-perishable food items for Shepherd's Table, and receive 2 hours of free ice skating. info.
Wednesday, November 6, 6:30 - 8:30 PM, InnovATE Food Fest at Hillyer Art Space, 9 Hillyer Ct. NW. $30, includes tastings, beer or wine. Benefits DC Social Innovation Project. $30, here.
Wednesday, November 6, 6:30 - 10:00 PM, Planned Parenthood Gala at The Ritz Carlton, 1150 22nd St. NW. Cocktail attire, dinner, program and live auction. $300, info.
Thursday, November 7, 6:00 PM, International Center for Journalists Awards Dinner at The Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Honoring the achievements in news or media innovations — cocktails, dinner and reception. $500, info.
Thursday November 7, 6:30 - 9:30 PM,Entertainment Guru Anita Elberse for the release of her l book 'Blockbuster' at The Huxley, 1730 M St. NW.$40/members, $55/non-members, $65/door, info.
Thursday, November 7, 6:00 - 8:30 PM, AphroChic Book Launch Party at Room & Board,1840 14th St NW. Jeanine Hays and Bryan Mason discuss REMIX: Decorating with Culture, Objects and Soul. Hors d'oeuvres by guest Chef Rock Harper. Free, rsvp.
Thursday, November 7, Hopecam's Annual Evening of Fine Wine, Fabulous Food and Football at Bazin's on Church, 111 Church Street NW. Benefits children in treatment for cancer. $350, info.
Thursday, November 7, 7:00 - 10:00 PM, Blogger Scene's Fall Cocktail Party, at KABIN, 1337 Connecticut Ave. NW. $8, first drink free, complimentary apps and giveaways, info.
Thursday, November 7, 6:30 PM, Edith Wharton at Home: book signing and reception at The Josephne Butler Parks Center, 2347 15th St. NW. Benefits restoration of Dumbarton Oaks Park. $35, info
Thursday, November 7, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Fall Back with the Ques Greek Mixer at Vapiano - Reston Town Center, Ladies free until 7 PM, chapter presidents (frats & sorors) free all night with a guest. $5/cover, proceeds benefit scholarship programs, info.