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Champion the arts with a tax deductible donation to the non-profit arts organization

and Capitol Hill Community Achievement Award Honoree of 2011.

The Corner Store

900 South Carolina Avenue SE

Washington DC 20003

Tax Exempt ID# 42-1569825 



Saturday May 28th at 11 AM

Children & Family Open Mic Storytelling

with Vera Oyé Yaa-Anna.

You are cordially invited to join us for this fun Open Mic

storytelling hour, where YOU are the storyteller!

Stories based on any personal event may be told within five minutes.

The storyteller may be one child, a group of children, a child with a friend or relative, etc. The point is to have FUN while learning to SPEAK in front of a supportive audience,

or simply to LISTEN and enjoy. The $10 Donation at the door

for adults includes a healthy snack reception.

No charge for children under 12.Information and Rsvp here

Saturday May 28th at 8 PM

Concert ~ Choro das 3

Choro das 3 is a family band of three amazing sisters:

Corina (flutes), Lia (7 string acoustic guitar) and Elisa (mandolin,

clarinet, banjo and piano) and their father Eduardo (pandeiro).

The band plays Brazilian Instrumental Music, and their main style is Choro,

a gorgeous instrumental music genre that emerged in Brazil in the 19th century.

The band has performed in concerts and workshops all over Brazil, the USA,

Mexico and France, and we're thrilled to welcome them back for their

annual DC performance. NOT to be missed!!!

$20 Advance Donation, $25 Walk-ins

Friday June 10th at 8 PM

Concert~ Jonathan Byrd & The Pickup Cowboys

Jonathan Byrd's most recent CD "Cackalack" hit #1 on the Folk DJ chart and

top 20 on the Americana Charts, and for good reason. Each song features finely honed storytelling and simple beautiful melodies. And, no one beats Jonathan's stage presence with his warmth, gentle humor and laid-back Southern charm.

$20 Advance Donation, $25 Walk-ins

Saturday June 11th at 8 PM

Concert~ Patricia Lyles

Vocalist Patricia Lyles returns to the Corner Store for an evening of

euphonic jazz vocals with the Harold Summey Trio, featuring Tim Whalen

on piano and Zack Pride on bass.  Patricia performs locally with 21 Gessford Court and at The Village Underground in NYC .  Harold Summey, an accomplished jazz percussionist, has performed nationally and internationally with a variety of recording artists.  Come enjoy a relaxing evening of standard and

latin jazz performed at it’s finest. 

$20 Advance Donation, $25 Walk-ins

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