Join the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation on Wednesday, February 5th for the 2020 kick-off of its award-winning Innovative Lives program series at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.

Innovative Lives: Adaptive Skateboarding, WCMX, and Inventing Your Own Path features adaptive skaters Oscar Loreto, Jr. and Dan Mancina, and WCMX (Wheelchair Motocross) icon Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham.


Doors open at 6:00 p.m.

Light reception from 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.

Program begins at 6:45 p.m.

National Museum of American History

Enter at 1300 Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC

Getting here:

For nearest Metro Rail access, use Federal Triangle

Registration is FREE but required, visit: to reserve your tickets for this event and the entire series