- The Washington Times - Tuesday, August 22, 2000


Dinosaur exhibit 11 a.m. The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History holds a preview of a new Triceratops dinosaur skull scheduled for exhibition. Location: Museum's FossiLab, Dinosaur Hall, first floor, 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/357-2627.

Welfare-policy forum noon The Cato Institute presents a policy forum, "Welfare, Work and Four Years of Change: Where Do We Go from Here?" Location: Cato Institute, F.A. Hayek Auditorium, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/789-5229.


Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.


Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.


Delegation visit all day The Zambian Embassy hosts a visit by the Zambian Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services and the Electoral Commission delegation.

Highlights 8:30 a.m. White House Tour, Visitors Entrance, East Executive Avenue. Contact: 202/225-4365.

10 a.m. Meeting with Leonard Robinson, president, the National Summit on Africa, 1819 H St. NW. Contact: 202/861-8644.

noon Attend the "Media Focus on Africa" discussion of President Clinton's trip to Africa, Newseum, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Contact: 703/284-3561.

4 p.m. Meeting with Witney Schneidman, deputy assistant secretary of state for African Affairs, State Department. Contact: 202/647-1818.

Violence-prevention program all day Family, Career and Community Leaders and the Justice Department holds a "STOP (Students Taking On Prevention) the Violence" national training program. Location: Tysons Corner Doubletree Hotel, salons A and B, 7801 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Contact: 202/331-4323.

Web-developers training 8:30 a.m. Fig Leaf Software presents a five-day course, "Advanced Allaire Spectra for Developers," for experienced ColdFusion application Web developers. Location: 1400 16th St. NW, Suite 220. Contact: 202/797-5474.

Finance seminar 9 a.m. Fred Pryor Seminars holds a seminar, "Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial People." Location: Homestyle Inn, 6461 Edsall Road, Alexandria. Contact: 800/255-6139.

Global ethics program 9 a.m. The Ethics Resource Center (ERC) holds its Global Integrity Exchange Program, an international training program for ethics and anti-corruption professionals. Location: ERC, 1747 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/872-4768.

Indian telecommunications briefing 9:30 a.m. U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosts a U.S. Trade and Development Agency presentation on Indian telecommunications opportunities for U.S. companies, featuring a delegation of Indian telecommunications officials. Location: U.S. Chamber, 1615 H St. NW. Contact: 202/463-5682.

Education news conference 9:30 a.m. Phi Delta Kappa International releases its 32nd annual Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll on Public Schools. Location: National Press Club, Murrow Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 800/766-1156.

Women's health news briefing 10 a.m. National Women's Law Center, FOCUS on Health and Leadership for Women and the Lewin Group hold a news briefing to release a report, "Making the Grade on Women's Health: A National and State-by-State Report Card." Location: National Press Club, First Amendment Lounge, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/371-1999.

Museum exhibit 6 p.m. National Building Museum hosts a reception for the opening of its exhibition, "Investigating Where We Live," featuring D.C. middle and high school students' photos, drawings and captions. Location: National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. Contact: 202/272-2448.

Internet reception 6:30 p.m. Potomac Tech Wire hosts a networking happy hour for subscribers and others interested in technology, the Internet and start-ups in the Washington area. Location: Chamdo, 208 Elden St., Herndon. Contact: 202/347-6160.

Film 8:30 p.m. National Institutes of Health and Cable TV Montgomery hold their fourth annual free outdoor film festival to benefit NIH children's charities. Tonight's film is "Rear Window." Location: NIH campus near the Medical Center Metro, Bethesda. Contact: 301/816-6958.

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