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The Weekend Guide

recoup!

’Tis better to give than to receive.

DONATE
Recoup
What:
The D.C.-based start-up offers a way to buy cool products while supporting your favorite nonprofit(s).
Why: National and local organizations include Rock the Vote, Arlington Arts Center, and Meals on Wheels.
When: You feel like giving back.
Where: Online at recoup.com.

SEE
Pilgrimage
What:
Annie Leibovitz discusses her new book of photographs during a talk at Politics and Prose.
Why: More than 100 color pictures, many inspired by the surroundings of art icons (O’Keeffe’s New Mexico, Dickinson and Emerson’s New England).
When: Thurs., 7 p.m.
Where: 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW, b/t Fessenden St. & Nebraska Ave. (202-364-1919).

EAT
Pies to Go
What:
Cafe Saint-Ex serves homemade treats from the oven ($18-$22) thru Dec. 21.
Why: Freshly made apple, pecan, and pumpkin varieties will give you something to be thankful for. (It’s T-Day dessert done right.)
When: To order for Thanksgiving, email alison@saint-ex.com by Nov. 22.
Where: Pickup at 1847 14th St. NW, at T St. (202-265-7839).

Friday Night Oyster Roast
What:
Bundle up to hang out on the patio for a South Carolina lowcountry-inspired social and dinner ($75).
Why: Sip beer from DC Brau and listen to The Billy Triplett Trio.
When: Fri., 7 p.m.
Where: Todd Gray’s Watershed, Hilton Garden Inn, 1225 1st St. NE, b/t M & N Sts. (202-534-1350).

Photo: John Rensten / Getty Images

LOCATIONS
1225 1st St NE
bt M & N Sts
Washington, DC 20002
202-534-1350
1847 14th St NW
@ T St
Washington, DC 20009
202-265-7839
5015 Connecticut Ave NW
@ Nebraska Ave
Washington, DC 20008
202-364-1919
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