The community calendar in the June 17 District Extra listed two incorrect contact phone numbers for a panel discussion on the Civil Rights Act to be held Tuesday at Georgetown University Law Center. The correct numbers are 202-663-4571 and 202-663-4813. (Published 6/18/04)
HARPSICHORD RECITAL, Atsuko Ikeda performs works by Byrd, Bull and Handel on an English bentside spinet. Noon, St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Third and A streets SE. $10. 301-330-0072.
GOSPEL, BLUES AND JAZZ, concert, Maurice Lyles and Friends. Noon-2 p.m., Farragut Square, Connecticut Avenue and K Street NW. Free. 202-463-3400.
ORGAN RECITAL, Scott Hanoian, 12:15-12:45 p.m., National City Christian Church, 5 Thomas Cir. NW. Free. 202-232-0323.
"BEEHIVE," Meena Jahi, Lori Eure and Terry Norman in a musical about the 1960s songs of Diana Ross, Tina Turner, Connie Francis, Aretha Franklin and others, produced by Creative Vision Entertainment. 2 p.m. today. Regular performances: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, and 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, through Aug. 8. Kennedy Center, Terrace Theater, 2700 F St. NW. Today, $25; weekday evenings and weekend matinees, $45; Saturday and Sunday evenings, $48. 202-467-4600.
AUTHOR AND PHOTOGRAPHER, writer Walter Dean Myers and his son, photographer Christopher Myers, discuss their works. 7 p.m., Anacostia Museum, 1901 Fort Pl. SE. Free. 202-610-3292.
SOUTHWEST CHAMBER MUSIC PLAYERS, works by Schumann, Johan Peder Emilius Hartmann and Beethoven. 7:30 p.m., St. Augustine's Episcopal Church, Sixth Street and Maine Avenue SW. Free. 202-484-6354.
BIRDS OF PREY, representatives of the American Eagle Foundation discuss several raptor species, including the bald eagle and great horned owl, and show live birds, 11 a.m., 1:30 and 3 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and June 23-27; zookeeper talks, bald eagle feedings, arts and crafts and children's activities at the Bald Eagle Refuge. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, National Zoological Park, 3001 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free. 202-673-4925.
ENGLISH CLASSICAL MUSIC, organist Keith Reas performs 16th- and 17th-century works, noon; Vera Kochanowsky performs on the virginal (a small harpsichord) with members of Camina and the Chesapeake Viol Consort, 7:30 p.m., St. Mark's Episcopal Church on Capitol Hill, Third and A streets NE. Noon concert, $10; evening, $20. 301-330-0072.
VOCAL RECITAL, lyric soprano Kristin Halliday, clarinetist Christopher Kosmanceski and pianist Frank Conlon perform works by Schubert, Puccini, Bellini and Gounod. Noon, Arts Club of Washington, 2017 I St. NW. Free. 202-331-7282.
SNAPDRAGONS, a U.S. Botanic Garden staff member discusses the ornamental plant and leads an outdoor tour of the garden,.1-3 p.m., the garden, 245 First St. SW. $5; registration required. 202-226-4082.
LATIN JAZZ CONCERT, the Latin Jazz All-Stars. 5-8 p.m., National Gallery of Art, Sculpture Garden, 600 Constitution Ave. NW. Free. 202-842-6941.
CLASSICAL CHORAL CONCERT, Metropolitan Baptist Church Choir in a performance of music from Duke Ellington's "Sacred Concerts." 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Great Hall, Rock Creek Church Road and Webster Street NW. $20; students and seniors, $10. 202-726-2080, Ext. 11.
DOO-WOP CONCERT, Pookie Hudson and the Spaniels, the Orioles and the Swallows perform. 7:30 p.m., Carter Barron Amphitheatre, 16th Street and Colorado Avenue NW. Free; tickets required. 202-426-0486 or 202-397-7328.
SOAPBOX DERBY, contestants ages 8-17 try to qualify for a spot at the soapbox racing national championship in Akron, Ohio,.9 a.m.-4 p.m., Constitution Avenue NE, between Louisiana Avenue and First Street. Free. 410-531-5268.
CHILDREN'S BICYCLE RODEO, for ages 6-14, how to stop, balance and maneuver sharp turns; helmuts required. Sponsored by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Metropolitan Police Clubhouse No. 14, 4103 Benning Rd. NE. Free. 202-388-8196 or 301-651-5971.
HONEYBEES, a garden staff member discusses where honeybees live, what they do all day and their role in nature. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., U.S. Botanic Garden, 245 First St. SW. Free. 202-226-4082.
BRITISH GENEALOGY, Gail Redmann, vice president of the research library and collections at the City Museum of Washington, discusses the best way to start a British genealogy project and shows examples from England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., National Archives, Seventh Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. $15; reservations required. 202-501-5000.
JUDICIARY SQUARE TOUR, a member of the D.C. Preservation League leads a walking tour of the league's neighborhood. 10 a.m., meet outside the National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. $20; registration required. 202-783-5144.
CONCRETE CARNIVAL, museum staff members help visitors create and decorate concrete objects and demonstrate how concrete canoes float, in conjunction with the exhibition "Liquid Stone: New Architecture in Concrete." 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. $5. 202-272-2448.
RUG TALK, Gerald Thompson discusses Caucasian carpets. 10:30 a.m., Textile Museum, 2320 S St. NW. Free. 202-667-0441.
HILLCREST GARDEN TOURS, neighborhood residents lead walking tours of 11 home gardens in a six-block area, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. There also will be a bus tour of the area at 11 a.m. Light refreshments and soft drinks served after the walking tour, which starts in the 2900 block of Park Drive SE. $15; in advance, $10. 202-581-8272 or www.hillcrestdc.com.
LIBRARY BOYS EVENT, staff members discuss the interests of boys and young men, engage them in a game of basketball and give them a book to keep; light refreshments served. 11 a.m., Washington Highlands branch library, 115 Atlantic St. SW. Free. 202-645-5880.
STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, food vendors and performances by the Alpine Dancers and Singers, Lithuanian Folklore Band, Balafon African Dancers and Drummers and Washington Saegerbund, 2-7 p.m.; St. Paul's Church Choir and the Campro Brass Ensemble perform 20th-century works by Britten, Walton and Rutter, 7:30 p.m. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Great Hall, Rock Creek Church Road and Webster Street NW. Afternoon events, free; evening concert, $20; students and seniors, $10. 202-726-2080, Ext. 11.
CREEK EXPLORATION, for ages 5 and older, "Swamp Tromp," a park ranger discusses the quality of the creek's water and helps visitors search for salamanders, crayfish, crane fly larvae and other creatures. 2 p.m., Rock Creek Park, Peirce Barn, Tilden Street and Beach Drive NW. Free. 202-895-6070.
BRASS MUSIC, the Washington Cornett, the Sackbutt Ensemble and guest artists perform works by Brade and others on historic brass instruments, 3 p.m.; Armonia Nova, a vocal and instrumental ensemble, performs medieval and Renaissance music on period instruments, a reception follows, 7:30 p.m., St. Mark's Episcopal Church on Capitol Hill, Third and A streets NE. Afternoon concert, $10; evening, $20. 301-330-0072.
RAG DOLL WORKSHOP, for ages 5 and older, a park ranger discusses the 19th-century toy and helps visitors create one of their own; bring strips of cloth. 3 p.m., Rock Creek Park, Peirce Barn, Tilden Street and Beach Drive NW. Free. 202-895-6070.
VOCAL RECITAL, soprano Lisa Shaw performs songs by Lori Laitman with pianist Patrick O'Donnell and saxophonist Jason McFeaters. 7:30 p.m., Levine School of Music, 2801 Upton St. NW. Free. 202-686-8000.
GROUP SINGING, performances by several choruses, including the Brooklyn Women's Chorus and the San Francisco Bay Area Labor Heritage/Rockin' Solidarity Chorus. 7:30 p.m., Washington Ethical Society, 7750 16th St. NW. Free. 301-431-5408.
FURNITURE-MAKING DEMONSTRATION, woodworker Margaret Lospinuso shows how she creates finials and rosettes using a lathe. Noon-3 p.m., Renwick Gallery, 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Free. 202-633-1000.
FLAG ART WORKSHOP, for children, after a tour of the exhibition "Norman Rockwell's Four Seasons," museum staff members help children use beads, sequins and glitter to create flags and pinwheels that sparkle. 2:30 p.m., Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. Free with museum admission: suggested donation, $6.75; seniors and students, $4.75; 12 and younger, free. Reservations required. 202-639-1727.
ANCIENT BRITISH MUSIC, Scott Reiss, recorder player, and Ronn McFarlane, lute player, perform early instrumental music from the British Isles. 3 p.m., St. Mark's Episcopal Church on Capitol Hill, Third and A streets NE. $20. 301-330-0072.
CHORAL CONCERT, the Young Men's Chorus of the historic Lincoln Congregational Temple in Washington and the Woodland High Male Ensemble of Dorchester, S.C., perform classical works and spirituals. 3 p.m., the temple, 1701 11th St. NW. Donations requested. 202-332-2640.
CHORAL PERFORMANCE AND DINNER, the Lesbian and Gay Chorus of Washington performs works by Christopher Forbes, Libby Larsen and others in memory of chorus accompanist Richard Galla; a spaghetti dinner follows. 4 p.m., Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church, Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SE. $20. 202-546-1549.
WIND QUINTET RECITAL, the National Gallery Chamber Players Wind Quintet and pianist Jeffrey Chappell perform works by Franz Danzi, Albert Roussel, Poulenc, Milhaud and J.S. Bach. 7 p.m., National Gallery of Art, West Building garden court, 600 Constitution Ave. NW. Free. 202-842-6941.
"GREEN BUILDING" TALK, Helen English, executive director of the Sustainable Buildings Industry Council, discusses the book "Green Building Guidelines: Meeting the Demand for Low-Energy, Resource Efficient Homes." 12:30 p.m., National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. Free. 202-272-2448.
18TH-CENTURY MUSIC, members of the Friday Morning Music Club perform works by J.S. Bach, Mozart, Haydn and Franz Anton Hoffmeister. 7 p.m., Dumbarton House, 2715 Q St. NW. Free. 202-333-2075.
H STREET NE REVITALIZATION, representatives of H Street Main Street discuss the group's accomplishments and future street and transportation improvements; comments welcome. 7-8:30 p.m., Phish Tea Cafe, 1335 H St. NE. Free. 202-543-0161.
NAVY BAND CONCERT, 8 p.m., west side of the Capitol. Free. 202-433-2525.
2004 PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARS SHOW, high school students chosen by the White House perform dance, theater, singing and instrumental music; sponsored by the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts. 8:30 p.m., Kennedy Center, Concert Hall, 2700 F St. NW. Free; tickets required. 202-205-0512.
CIVIL RIGHTS PANEL DISCUSSION, lawyer William L. Robinson moderates a panel of lawyers, judges and other legal professionals in a discussion of how the Civil Rights Act is used by the courts to remedy workplace discrimination. 9 a.m.-noon, Georgetown University Law Center, Moot Court Room, 600 New Jersey Ave. NW. Free. 202-633-4571 or 202-633-4813.
SENIORS LECTURES, singer Cora Alter discusses her life as a performer, 10 a.m. Tuesday; retired World Bank economist Irving Sirken discusses funding sources for symphony orchestras and theater, opera and dance companies, 10 a.m. Wednesday; professor Harvey Alter discusses his career studying the science, economics and politics of solid and hazardous waste management, 10 a.m. June 24. Institute for Learning in Retirement, Temple Baptist Church, 3850 Nebraska Ave. NW. Free. 202-885-3920.
PIANO RECITAL, Hyun Michelle Kim, 12:10 p.m., Church of the Epiphany, 1317 G St. NW. Free. 202-347-2635, Ext. 18.
PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION, Washington Post photographer Michael Robinson-Chavez, recently named Photographer of the Year by the White House News Photographers' Association, discusses his work for national and international assignments and his 10-year project in Peru; a viewing of the association's annual exhibition, "The Eyes of History," follows. 7 p.m., Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. $16. 202-639-1770.
GEORGE WASHINGTON BOOK TALK, Washington Post writer Joel Achenbach discusses his book "The Grand Idea: George Washington's Potomac and the Race to the West," about Washington's desire that the Potomac River serve as a commercial artery to link the undeveloped western part of the country to the East. 7 p.m., National Archives, Seventh Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Free; reservations required. 202-501-5000, Ext. 5.
NAVY BAND CONCERT, 8 p.m., Navy Memorial, 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Free. 202-433-2525.
SMITHSONIAN FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL, this year's themes: Latino culture, Haiti and mid-Atlantic maritime communities, performances and demonstrations by musicians, dancers, craftspeople, storytellers and artists. 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily, Wednesday through June 27 and June 30-July 4; entertainment, including concerts, 5:30-9 p.m. each day, on the Mall, between Seventh and 14th streets SW. Free. 202-357-2700 or www.folklife.si.edu.
SEC TALK ON INVESTING, representatives from the Securities and Exchange Commission discuss public awareness of investment markets. Noon, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, 901 G St. NW. Free. 202-727-1171.
SATURN LECTURE, Kevin Williams, a fellow at the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, discusses new views of Saturn. Noon, National Air and Space Museum, Sixth Street and Independence Avenue SW. Free. 202-357-2700.
FURNITURE-MAKING DEMONSTRATION, wood turner Temple Blackwood shows how to make a Shaker rocker and a child's rush seat. Noon-3 p.m., Renwick Gallery, 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Free. 202-633-1000.
HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR TALK, Helen Luksenberg of Sosnowiec, Poland, tells how she survived forced labor and a death march before returning to her home, where she discovered that the Nazis had killed the rest of her family. 1 p.m., U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Pl. SW. Free. 202-488-0427.
PRESIDENTIAL MARRIAGES, Kati Marton discusses her book "Hidden Power: Presidential Marriages That Shaped Our Recent History," about how the wives of presidents might have shaped public policy. 7 p.m., Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. $16. 202-639-1770.
TWILIGHT TATTOO PARADE, Army Band, Fife and Drum Corps, Army Drill Team and elements of the 3rd U.S. Infantry (the Old Guard). 7 p.m. Wednesday and June 30, Ellipse, Constitution Avenue NW, between 15th and 17th streets. Free. 202-685-2851.
DANISH FILM, "Minor Mishaps," Annette K. Olesen's 2002 story of a dysfunctional family coping with its matriarch's death; in Danish with English subtitles. 7 p.m., National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1250 New York Ave. NW. $6; students and ages 60 and older, $5. 202-783-7370.
MARINE JAZZ COMBO, works by Burton Lane, John Coltrane and Chick Corea. 8 p.m., west terrace of the Capitol. Free. 202-433-4011.
VOCAL RECITAL, mezzo-soprano Patricia Simmons. 12:15-12:45 p.m., National City Christian Church, 5 Thomas Cir. NW. Free. 202-232-0323.
PHOTOGRAPHY TALK, Sally Mann discusses her works in the exhibition "What Remains" and other series that she has produced. 7 p.m., Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. $18. 202-639-1770.
PERENNIALS, cathedral horticulture and grounds staff members discuss unusual perennials that may be used in the D.C. area. 6 p.m., Washington National Cathedral, library, Massachusetts and Wisconsin avenues NW. $10; registration required. 202-537-6263.
-- Compiled by GERRI MARMER
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