Kojo In Your Community

Kojo In Your Community

Live, community-based conversations

Join us for a lively and open dialogue about the issues of the day at one of our Kojo In Your Community events. Kojo In Your Community is a series of programs aimed at providing area residents with a forum to ask questions, make comments and share the view from their neighborhoods. The live broadcasts are taped on location in D.C., Maryland and Virginia and aired on WAMU 88.5's The Kojo Nnamdi Show.

Live, community-based conversations

Join us for a lively and open dialogue about the issues of the day at one of our Kojo In Your Community events. Kojo In Your Community is a series of programs aimed at providing area residents with a forum to ask questions, make comments and share the view from their neighborhoods. The live broadcasts are taped on location in D.C., Maryland and Virginia and aired on WAMU 88.5's The Kojo Nnamdi Show.

What do regional debates about transportation and education look like from your local community? What topics are heating up on your neighborhood blogs and listservs? Suggest a show topic or a possible location for Kojo In Your Community by emailing us at kojoinyourcommunity@wamu.org.

Kojo In Your Community
NoMa and NE

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

NPR Headquarters
1111 North Capitol St., NE, Washington, D.C., 20002
4 blocks from NoMa-Gallaudet U Metro (red line)
Map

Doors open at 6 p.m.
Rebroadcast - WAMU 88.5 on March 13th at noon.

Join Kojo, WAMU and NPR as we host a discussion about the rapid changes occurring in neighborhoods east of North Capitol Street.

Free and open to the public
Tickets are required. Click here to register.

Please note: Recording begins at 6:30 sharp. Late arrivals may not be admitted.

 

      

Kojo In Your Community, 2012 Series

Wednesday, October 10

All Souls Unitarian Church
1500 Harvard St., NW, Washington, D.C. 20009
All Souls Unitarian Church Website
Map

5:30 p.m. Doors Open

Free and open to the public. No reservation required. The event will be broadcast on WAMU 88.5 on a future date.

Metro

Columbia Heights metro stop on the Green and Yellow line

Kojo In Your Community, 2011 Series

Tuesday, March 22

McLean Community Center/ Alden Theatre
1234 Ingleside Avenue, McLean, Virginia 22101
Alden Theatre Website
Map

6:00 p.m. Doors Open

6:15 p.m. Start

8:15 p.m. End Time

Please be on time, as we start promptly at 6:15 p.m. This event is recorded, live to tape, for rebroadcast.

Driving Directions
Parking

Parking is free in an open lot.

Metro

Unfortunately, this location is not metro accessible.

Accessibility

Wheelchair seating is available.

Kojo In Your Community, 2010 Series

Wednesday, November 3

THEARC
1901 Mississippi Ave. SE, Wash DC 20020
THEARC Website
Map/Directions

5:30 p.m. Start

Metro Green Line:

Southern Avenue Station

Metro Bus Lines:

94 (Stanton Road Line) 30,32,34,35, 36 (Pennsylvania Avenue Line) & W2,3 (Southeast Community Hospital-Anacostia Line)

Tuesday, September 21

Silver Spring Civic Building and Veterans Plaza
One Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910
(On Ellsworth Drive between Fenton and Cedar Streets)
Map/Directions

5:45 p.m. Doors open; 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. discussion

Parking

Parking: there are several parking garages in the area.

Metro

Take the Red line to Silver Spring metro stop.

If you can't make it, you can follow our live blog of the event starting at 6:30 p.m. here:

Tuesday, June 15

St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Parish
3304 Washington Blvd. Arlington, Virginia 22201
Phone: 703-527-5500
Map/Directions

6:00 p.m. Doors open; 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. discussion

Parking

Parking: There is an open parking lot at the church and some meter parking on the street.

Metro

Take the Orange line to Clarendon. Exit escalators. Turn around and head southwest through the park. Cross 5-way intersection at Wilson Blvd., Washington Blvd., Clarendon Blvd. St. Charles is set behind the coffee shop on the corner.

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The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.