Washington, DC Alumni Club

Upcoming Events

Blue Hen District Trivia Night

Rescheduled due to inclement weather.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

6:30 p.m.

Penn Social* (801 E St NW, Washington, DC 20004)

Cost: Free, cash bar

Join your fellow Blue Hens for an evening of neighborhood trivia done right! Socialize with friends while participating in approximately 10 categories of trivia questions. Please arrive around 6:30 p.m. to secure a seat. The game will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m.! Go Blue Hens!

*Trivia takes place on the main floor of Penn Social. Please look for the UD Alumni Club Board Member wearing a Delaware shirt.

Please register for planning purposes. This event is open to alumni and their guests, 21 and older.


Fiesta in February: Sip and Paint @ ArtJamz DC

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

6:00 p.m.

ArtJamz (1728 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20009)

Cost: $25

Join fellow Blue Hens for sipping and painting at ArtJamz, a public art studio and lounge where anyone can paint and sip and create a work of art.

Attendees will gather in a private studio for an “open” painting session and be able to take their own canvas home using all the paint supplies one could ask for. Artists on hand at the studio space will assist attendees to create a unique piece of art.

The event is $25 per person, and includes the private studio, one small canvas, unlimited paint supplies, light snacks and one alcoholic beverage (attendees can purchase additional beverages on their own). Please register to hold your spot!

Thanks to the UDAA for their generous support of this event!

This event is open to alumni and their guests, 21 and older.

Refund deadline is January 26.


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While there are no further events currently scheduled, we're busy planning more! The UD Washington D.C. Alumni Club averages 9-10 events annually (scroll down to see all past events). Want to know about all of our upcoming events in the area as they get posted? Register here to receive email notifications when registrations go live.

Do you want to help plan an event for Blue Hens in the area? We are always looking for ideas for events and volunteers to help plan them! We’ll promote them with Blue Hens in the area. If you are interested, email alumnet@udel.edu or call (302) 831-2341.

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Join a Committee

The UD DC Alumni Club is growing and we need your help! For those of you that want to help but don't have a lot of time, we've created two committees: the Social Committee and the University Committee. The Social Committee will help plan and run happy hours, game watches, cultural and similar events. The University Committee will help with our new community service and other UD engagements.

Committees are the easiest way to bring new ideas to the club as our membership is rapidly growing. If you have an interest, please email alumnet@udel.edu.


Coach's Corner

The DC Club offers its members the unique opportunity to compete in co-ed social sports leagues throughout the year. These leagues provide an excellent opportunity to meet and mingle with other local DC Blue Hens. All leagues are part of the Capital Alumni Network (CAN, www.dcalum.org) in which our opponents are local alumni representing other schools from all over the country. The club competes in all five CAN sports leagues:

  • Volleyball, Basketball: January-March
  • Soccer, Softball: April - August
  • Flag Football; September - December

Past events have included:

  • Monuments and Museums: Renwick Gallery
  • UD DC Club Annual Holiday Party
  • Conversations & Connections: "The New World of Digital Politics" at NPR headquarters
  • 2nd Annual Oktoberfest
  • Welcome to the Neighborhood Happy Hour & Open Board Meeting
  • Dulles Air & Space Museum Highlights Tour
  • Alumni Picnic & New Student Send-Off
  • Annual Young Alumni Cruise on the Potomac
  • Behind the Scenes at Elephants Trail, National Zoo
  • Braves vs. Nationals Baseball Game
  • White House Garden Tour
  • Dare to Care: Earth Day Cleanup with the Anacostia Watershed Society
  • U.S. Capitol Building Tour
  • UD Day in Washington, D.C.
  • A Taste of Italy Wine Tasting at Lavagna
  • Sackler Gallery Traveler's Eye Private Tour
  • Holiday Party at BlackFinn
  • Oktoberfest Happy Hour at Liberty Tavern
  • Evening with Batsheva Dance Co.
  • Family Pumpkin Patch Adventure
  • White House Garden Tour
  • Live @ the Wolftrap - Straight No Chaser
  • Picnic and New Student Send-Off
  • Sunset Happy Hour Cruise with DC Blue Hens
  • DC Baseball Series: Mets @ Nationals
  • Annual Town Hall Meeting
  • Group Tour of the NGA's French Collection
  • Dinner at Marrakesh
  • DC Alumni Club Holiday Party
  • Tour, Tasting & Lunch at Port City Brewing Company
  • UD Day of Service: Volunteer at The Farm at Walker-Jones Education Campus
  • UD vs. Navy Football Tailgate
  • Sky vs. Mystics WNBA game & reception
  • 2013 UD Alumni Day in Dewey Beach
  • Class of 2017 New Student Send-Off at Quincy Park, Arlington
  • Happy Hour Sunset Cruise on the Georgetown Waterfront
  • "DC Delaware Dinners" for UD alumni foodies
  • UD Alumni at Nationals game & reception at Molly Malone's
  • UD Alumni at the 2013 Virginia Gold Cup
  • UD Day in DC 2013
  • DC Alumni Club Town Hall Meeting
  • UD Women's Basketball at George Mason University
  • DC Club laying holiday wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery for Wreaths Across America
  • 2012 UD DC Club Holiday Party at Tabaq Bistro
  • Wine Tasting at Veritas Wine Bar
  • UD Football Watch Parties at Penn Social
  • 2012 UD Day of Service at the American Red Cross
  • UD Alumni at DC United Game + Welcome New Alumni Event
  • UD Football Watch Parties at Penn Social
  • New Student Send-Off event
  • An Evening of Conversations & Connections with DC Alumni, Guest Speakers, Panel, and Reception
  • UD Alumni Club at DC Nationals Game + Meetup at Molly Malone's
  • UD Alumni at the Virginia Gold Cup
  • "UD Congratulates U" event for prospective students
  • Group tour at National Gallery
  • Annual Holiday Party
  • DC Alumni Club New Student Welcome Picnic

 

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