Amuse Bouche

CAG Summer Concerts in the Park Starts May 21

May 18, 2017

The Citizens Association of Georgetown is once again hosting its annual Summer Concerts in the Parks Series.


Concerts in the Parks is Georgetown’s favorite summer Concerts series, free and open to the public in beautiful Volta and Rose Parks. These family-friendly events take place on Sunday evenings throughout the summer and feature great music, fun family activities and edible treats – even food trucks!


The dates for the 2017 Concert Series are:

     Sunday, May 21st in Volta Park - 5:30 to 7:00 pm

     Sunday, June 18th (Father's Day) in Volta Park - 5:30 to 7:00 pm

     Sunday, July 9th in Rose Park - 5:30 to 7:00 pm


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Waiting for Ladurée

May 15, 2017

(Photo by: Judith Beermann)

It's time to learn the correct way to say macaron. It's mah-kah-ROHN (not mah-kah-ROON). 

Remember when Georgetown Cupcake arrived and there were lines around the block every day regardless of weather? Amazingly, still.

Well, there's a new dessert in town. Yes, there are other good places for macarons but it's hard to compete with Ladurée. Delicious pastries, savories, drinks and oh yes, that charm.


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House of Sweden Shows 'Ice Fishers of Syria' April 30

April 24, 2017

As part of its film series, House of Sweden is hosting a viewing of Ice Fishers From Syria, directed by Gunnar Hall Jensen on April 30, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at the House of Sweden, located at 2900 K Street in Georgetown. Admission is free.


The film centers on the pig farmer Per Asp, who lives in a small town in the North of Sweden. The community has received many refugees from Syria. Per sees the refugees has little to do and he wants to do something about it - he wants to give them a course in Ice Fishing.

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