Beyond the Books

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Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012 1:53 p.m.

Weekend Outlook

Let off some steam this weekend and get out to enjoy some of these local events:

Thursday:

Check out Grits & Gravy, a hip-hop and R&B DJ event honoring Whitney Houston and Black History Month. The event starts at 7 p.m. at Jin.

The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Photo used under the Creative Commons License

Friday:

Head over to the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden’s new exhibit, “Suprasensorial: Experiments in Light, Color, and Space.” Local artist Samuel Scharf will lead a tour of the exhibit at 12:30 p.m.

Saturday:

DJ Will Eastman hosts U Street Music Hall’s Bliss Dance Party, beginning at 10 p.m. Tickets cost $10.