Main Hall, National Museum of African American History and Culture

Society Calendar

Smithson Society members living in the Washington, DC area, and across the country, can take advantage of exclusive events.

Reservations are required for all programs. Capacity may be limited. Program content is subject to change.

Upcoming Events

Date Event Location
February 25, 2014
9 - 11 am
Breakfast and Tour
Breakfast followed by a tour of the exhibition American Cool
National Portrait Gallery
February 26, 2014
5 - 7 pm
Curator Lecture
Lecture featuring Greg Adams, Archivist with the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
National Museum of American History
March 11, 2014
7 - 9 pm
JSS Reception
Welcome by Director Kirk Johnson, followed by a reception in the Ocean Hall and Rotunda
National Museum of Natural History
March 27, 2014
7 - 9 pm
National Postal Museum Event
reschuled event from Fall, 2013
National Postal Museum
April 11, 2014
9 - 11 am
Breakfast and Craft Show Preview
Breakfast for JSS members and early viewing at the Smithsonian Craft Show
National Building Museum
May 30-31, 2014
The Annual Smithsonian Weekend has Moved to May!
Annual Members’ Weekend TBD
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Recent Events

February 2013: Members Reception and exhibition viewing of Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia;Sackler Gallery
July - November 2012: Food For Thought Luncheon series
July 2012: Curator Lecture; Freer Gallery of Art
April 2012: Annual Smithsonian Weekend
November 2011: Members' Reception; A Song for the Horse Nation exhibition
February 2011: John Quincy Adams Circle dinner
January 2011: Pioneers of Flight reception
November 2010: Gods of Angkor Exhibit
October 2010: Norman Rockwell Exhibition