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Guy Mason: Father of the Stars & Stripes

Submitted by Cornelia D. Bell, recreation specialist, DC Department of Parks and Recreation,

Celebrate the birthday of America’s most talented, yet little-known Founding Father —Francis Hopkinson (1737–1791).

Author and lecturer Earl P. Williams Jr. will discuss the Hopkinson's multifaceted career, which included musical satire, statesmanship, art, and graphic design. His music will be played. His poetry will be read. His art will be displayed. Refreshments will be served.

Reservations requested. Please call (202) 727-7527.

Guy Mason Recreation Center
3600 Calvert St NW, Washington, DC 20007

Earlier Event: October 1
Taste of Georgetown
Later Event: October 4
ANC meeting