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Want to get a jump-start on upcoming deals? Meet the major D.C. players at one of our upcoming events!
Friday, June 7, 8:00-11:59 PM, YPFP's Affairs of State Gala at City Tavern Club, 3206 M St. $59, open bar, DJ, casino. $80, info.
Friday, June 7, 7:00-11:00 PM, Art & Soul Charity Auction at the Silver Spring Civic Building, One Veterans Plaza. Gourmet food, auction, performances. Benefits Natl Center for Children. $75, info..
Friday, June 7, 8:00 11:00 PM, Speek DC Appreciation Party at 1776 Campus, 1133 15th St. NW, 12th FL. Free entry, info.
Friday, June 7, 9:00 PM, BYT & Capital Prides SPANDEX Superhero Dance Party at the Wonder Bread Factory, 641 S St. NW. dress as your favorite superhero or villain. $20, info
Saturday, June 8, 12:00 - 4:00 PM, The Electric Summer Brunch at Policy, 1904 14th St NW. Benefits DC Greens. $50, info.
Saturday, June 8, 7:00 PM,Bark Ball at Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave. Pet-friendly black-tie gala benefitsWashington Humane Society. auctions, dinner, dancing. $250/individual, info.
Saturday, June 8, 6:45 9:00 PM, Mental Health Americas A Night in the Limelight, headlined by comedian Jeffrey Tambor at the Gaylord National Resort, 201 Waterfront St. Natl Harbor. $75, info.
Saturday, June 8-9, 1,000,000 bones will be on the National Mall,a visual petition against genocides & mass atrocities. Free, info.
Saturday, June 9, 12:00 3:00 PM, DCs top chefs take part in AIWFs Crab Cake Competition at The Source, 575 Pennsylvania Ave NW. Benefits sustainable seafood initiatives. $70/person,info.
Sunday, June 9,10:00 AM 3:00 PM,Love Your Body DayatReston Town Center, 11900 Market St. Reston. Yoga and wellness classes, massages, exhibitors and live music. Free,info.
Sunday, June 9, 6:00 9:00 PM,Dan Savage signs and discuses American Savage: Insights, Slights and Fights on Faith, Sex, Love and Politicsat The W Hotel POV, 515 15th St. NW. Free, rsvp.
Sunday, June 9, 7:00 PM, Bagels & Bongos, part of DCs Jazz Fest at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, 600 I St. NW. Examines the relationship between Jewish culture and Latin music $31, info.
Sunday, June 9, 12:00-5:00 PM, Israel@65: A Food, Wine and Music Festival at Union Market, Florida Ave. & 6th St. NE. Cooking demos from Jewish & Israeli restaurants & food trucks. Freeinfo