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    Event Planning

    When planning your Greenberg House event, please refer to the information below. Should you have questions, contact Mary Anagnost, director of Greenberg House programs and operations, at 202.797.4678 or maanagno@syr.edu. 

    Greenberg House 2014-15 Event Costs

    Room charges:

    Classroom/seminar rooms (second, third, and fourth floors): $200 per segment

    • Morning segment: 8 a.m.–noon
    • Afternoon segment: Noon–4 p.m.
    • Evening segment: 4–8:30 p.m.

    We understand that schedules and events may change, and we will work with you to reschedule, if possible. For any events cancelled within 10 business days prior to the scheduled date, the full segment fee will be assessed.

    Staffing Fees:

    Any event beginning prior to 8 a.m. and/or concluding after 4 p.m. will be charged a minimum of three hours of extra staffing at $20 per hour. Allow one hour set-up time and one hour clean-up time for all events.

    Reimbursement Items:

    • Postage: At cost
    • Photocopies: $0.04 per side
    • Soda: $13 per case
    • Bottled water: $8.50 per 5-gallon container
    • Hot beverage service (coffee/tea): $30 per day
    • Office supplies: Minimal inventory available at cost

    Greenberg House Guest Information

    • Greenberg House is a smoke-free facility. Guests are allowed to smoke in the outdoor courtyard.
    • Greenberg House is not wheelchair accessible past the first floor.
    • Restrooms are on the first, second, and third floors (second floor is women’s only).
    • Please recycle newspapers/white office paper and aluminum cans/glass/plastic in designated bins.
    • Room temperature in all event space is computer-controlled and is set according to main campus guidelines.

    Catering

    The suggested caterer is Scott Slater, Capital Flavors Catering. You can reach him at 703.942.8588.

    • Event hosts work directly with the caterer to ensure that menus and budgets meet their needs.
    • Hosts of catered events at Greenberg House must hire catering support staff for set up, event maintenance, and clean up.
    • The event host will be billed directly by the caterer.
    • Please note: Catered events can be accommodated on the second floor only.

    Neighborhood Hotels

    • Omni Shoreham Hotel (Ask for “Syracuse University” rate.)
      202.234.0700
      omnihotels.com 
    • Marriott Wardman Park
      202.328.2000
      marriott.com
    • Woodley Park Guest House
      202.667.0218
      dcinns.com

    Directions 

    From Syracuse
    Take I-81 South. Take I-83 South around Harrisburg to State Route 581 connecting to U.S. 15 South to I-270 South to Capital Beltway/I-495 East. Take Connecticut Avenue south (Exit 33 toward Washington, DC). Go approximately five miles and make a left onto Calvert Street. Greenberg House is one block on the left.

    From Richmond
    Take I-95 North. Merge onto I-395 North (Exit 170A, on the left, toward Washington). Follow the 14th Street Bridge into downtown DC. Go left onto K Street. Go right onto Connecticut Avenue. Follow Connecticut Avenue north. Cross over the Taft Bridge and turn right onto Calvert Street. Greenberg House is one block on the left.

    From Northern Virginia
    Take I-495 East. Merge onto Connecticut Avenue South (Exit 33 toward Washington, DC). Go approximately five miles and make a left onto Calvert Street. Greenberg House is one block on the left.

    From Suburban Maryland
    Take I-495 West. Merge onto Connecticut Avenue South (Exit 33 toward Washington, DC). Go approximately five miles and make a left onto Calvert Street. Greenberg House is one block on the left.

    From Downtown D.C.
    Follow Connecticut Avenue north. Cross over the Taft Bridge and turn right onto Calvert Street. Greenberg House is one block on the left.

    Parking

    Underground parking on Calvert Street is available directly across from Greenberg House.
    Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday 7 a.m. to midnight, Sunday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    Cost: Maximum $20 per day; weekdays after 5 p.m. $12.

    Metro

    Greenberg House is conveniently located two blocks from the Woodley Park/National Zoo-Adams Morgan stop on the red line.