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June 02, 2015
National Park Service Seeks Second Round of Nominations to Federal Advisory Commission for the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site
The National Park Service is again seeking nominations for individuals to be considered for appointment to the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site Advisory Commission. Appointments to the 15-member federal advisory commission serve terms of four years. Written nominations are being accepted until June 30, 2015.

February 24, 2015
Weaving the Stories of Women's Lives
Join Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site to celebrate Women’s History Month through programs that “weave the stories of women’s lives.”

October 01, 2014
"Accepting Ourselves and Supporting Each Other" National Coming Out Day Celebration
The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site is hosting an open mic event on Saturday, October 11, 2014, to share the LGBTQ story, history, and experience.

September 24, 2014
Gopaul Noojibail Named Superintendent
Gopaul Noojibail, a 15-year veteran of federal service, has been promoted to Superintendent of several national parks in Washington, D.C., administered as National Capital Parks East. In this role, Noojibail is responsible for the management and direction of vast urban green spaces, beloved neighborhood parks that date to the L’Enfant Plan and for national parks that honor heroes of American history like Frederick Douglass, Mary McLeod Bethune and Carter G. Woodson.

August 08, 2014
National Park Service Seeks Nominations to Federal Advisory Commission for the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site
The National Park Service is seeking nominations for individuals to be considered for appointment to the advisory commission for the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site. Appointments to the 15-member federal advisory commission serve terms of four years. Written nominations are being accepted until September 8, 2014.

April 03, 2014
Celebrate Courageous Women
During National Park Week, April 19-27, the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House and the Watha T. Daniel DC Public Library will highlight important events involving the efforts of a collective of women that crossed party lines and religious practices in the United States.

February 12, 2014
Archives Relocate to Museum Resource Center
The National Park Service (NPS) will relocate the National Archives for Black Women’s History collection from Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site to the NPS’s Museum Resource Center in Landover, Maryland.

January 30, 2014
Celebrate Women’s History Month
As educators, humanitarians, activists and leaders, Mary McLeod Bethune, Maggie Walker, Clara Barton and Harriet Tubman shaped the course of American history. Three nearby national parks will commemorate these and other inspirational women with events in DC, Maryland and Virginia.

March 08, 2013
If this Hat Could Talk Remembering - Dr. Dorothy Irene Height
Junior Ranger Program: “If this Hat Could Talk” Remembering - Dr. Dorothy Irene Height

February 05, 2013
Mary McLeod Bethune Council House NHS Celebrates Black History Month
Mary McLeod Bethune Council House NHS Celebrates Black History Month

February 06, 2012
Public Meetings On Carter G Woodson Home NHS General Management Plan
Public Meetings On Carter G Woodson Home NHS General Management Plan

February 02, 2012
African American History Month Events
National Park Service Celebrates African American History Month

July 06, 2011
Mary McLeod Bethune 136th Birthday Celebration
Mary McLeod Bethune 136th Birthday Celebration

May 25, 2011
Dupont-Kalorama Museum Walk Weekend
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May 24, 2011
Memorial Day Observance at Logan Circle Park
A Memorial Day Observance to pay tribute to General John A. Logan, founder of Memorial Day and to honor the efforts of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune to the colored men and women troops during World War I and II.

March 10, 2011
National Capital Parks-East to Host Open House
National Capital Parks-East to Host Open House

March 05, 2011
National Park Service Recognizes Womens History Month
The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House and Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Sites will recognize Women’s History Month through the following events tailored to the National Women’s History Month theme “Our History is Our Strength.”

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