Artful Living: Events

OCTOBER 22, 2012: Fall Benefit Party

October 22, 2012

“A Benefit Suited for All Ages.” On October 22, 2012 at D.C.’s Carnegie Institution for Science AFTA held its Fall Benefit Party Celebrating Art & Science and announced the kick-off of next year’s 25th Anniversary for which acclaimed artist Bill Dunlap will serve as Honorary Chair. Highlights included a champagne pre-reception, opera and spanish dance performances, a keynote address from the National Endowment for the Arts …Read More

Celebrate with AFTA on October 22

October 1, 2012

The Board of Trustees of Arts for the Aging is pleased to announce its upcoming Fall Benefit Party Celebrating Art & Science and the Ringing in of AFTA’s 25th Anniversary. The event will take place on Monday, October 22, 2012 at the Carnegie Institution for Science located at 1530 P Street, N.W. in Washington, D.C. There will be a champagne V.I.P. reception featuring a virtuoso opera …Read More

You Are Invited: Out of the Vault Opening Reception

September 7, 2012

AFTA is pleased to announce a special partnership it has forged in tandem with the opening of an extraordinary exhibition, Out of the Vault, the work of the Federal WPA artist Benjamin Abramowitz, whose New Deal-era lithographs have not been seen in nearly 70 years. JOIN US for the exhibition opening at the Woman’s National Democratic Club in Washington D.C. on September 20 (details below). …Read More

Twilight Runfest July 21

July 13, 2012

Calling all metro D.C. area runners — “fun-havers” too!  Come on out for the annual Rockville Rotary Twilight Runfest. It’s an 8K Road Race, 1K Fun Run and festival with live music and refreshments. Held in downtown Rockville, MD the event benefits The City of Rockville’s Department of Recreation and Parks and The Rockville Rotary Foundation. AFTA is a recent and proud grant award recipient …Read More