Save the dates

Next Meeting: Tuesday, June 18, 2019 
MHNA usually meets on the third Tuesday of each month.
2019 Monthly Meetings: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Tuesday, July 16 , 2019
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Black Family Reunion Mural, 14th Street & Florida Avenue NW, by Byron Peck. Click on image for street view.

On which days do I set out my recycling and trash for collection?

Photos of the April Spring Beautification Day 

, 2019

WAMU story on the Black Family Reunion mural

Empty lots providing the space for murals are disappearing across many DC locations.  Check out the story behind the Black Family Reunion mural next to the vacant Latino Auto Sales lot on the southeast corner of 14th Street and Florida Avenue NW.  DC-based artist Byron Peck, who spoke at MHNA's October 2008 meeting, painted the mural, with sponsorship from the National Black McDonalds Operators Association, in 1984. The mural will soon vanish with the planned construction of a six-story residential building.  The story originally aired Saturday, January 28, 2012, on WAMU 88.5FM's Metro Connection.

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