WHERE TO BE SCENE:
Thursday, February 28, 9:00 PM,Taja Entertainment & Party Politics launchesThrowback ThursdaysatCities 919 19th St NW. hors d'oeuvres & drink specials 9-10pm; Old School beats all night. glass of champagne if you RSVP here. Info. Free.
Thursday, February 28, 6:00-9:00 PM, Networking for Good at The Carlyle Club, 411 John Carlyle St. Alexandria. Cocktails, hors doeuvres, music and networking. benefits New Hope Housings programs and services for homeless in Northern Virginia.$20, info.
Thursday, February 28, 6:30-9:00 PM, Tech Cocktail's DC Mixer & Startup Showcase at 1776, 1133 15th St. NW. $15, info.
Thursday, February 28, 6:15 - 9:30 PM, joinThe Jewish Federation of Greater WashingtonforThe Network Event, featuring Alison Levine at the Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. $90 minimum donation required,info.
Friday, March 1, 7:30 PM, Suspicious Package & Journopalooza V at The Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. Benefits Writopia and REACH. $20/advance, $30/day of show, info.
Friday, March 1, 8:00 9:30 AM,Interfaith Works Companies Caring BreakfastatBethesda North Marriott,5701 Marinelli Rd. Mo Co networking. $125, here.
Saturday, March 2, 7:00 12:00 PM, The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 9thAnnual Brewers Ball, a unique beer-tasting event. Sample a variety of the regions best microbrews, withlive entertainmentandsilent auctions, info.
Saturday, March 2 from 6:30 11:30 PM, thePrevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington (POB)for its AnnualNight of VisionGala at theFour SeasonsGeorgetown, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave NW, to raise funds for POB's sight-saving programs. Cocktails, dinner, live music. $300, www.youreyes.org.
Sunday, March 3, 6:00 PM, Dave Hardin Live In Concert at The Mansion on O Street, 2020 O St. NW. $10, info.
Sunday, March 3, 2:30 PM, Maurine Beasley discusses her book Women of the Washington Press: Politics, Prejudice, and Persistence at the Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW $22, info.