& TEENS

  • Fine Dining

  • Business Protocol



Workshops, seminars, lunches & dinners covering fine dining etiquette and business protocol. From international topics to netiquette and executive presence, the Institute offers programming for your company, university or organization.

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Girls Scouts of the USA earn up to 5 different badges and patches with programming for all scouting levels.

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Workshops, courses, private in-home lessons and group events for children ages 5 & up. First impressions, introductions, poise & posture, netiquette, table setting & dining etiquette.

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Our themed tea parties with designer tea set are sure to be a winner. Looking for a party with a purpose? Party-goers learn poise, posture, tea history, table setting, dining etiquette with games galore!

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The Art of

Good Behavior

About Us

The Etiquette Institute of Washington proudly serves DC, Maryland, Virginia and beyond as the modern manners authority. Whether fine dining or business etiquette, the Institute overs customized programming options for children, teens and adults. 

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Upcoming Events

12.14.14    │Puttin’ on the Ritz: Etiquette Tea, The Ritz-Carlton NOW FULL

01.25.15    │Children’s Etiquette Full Day Workshop, Georgetown Day School NEW!

01.27.15    │Business Etiquette Dinner, Morrison House Hotel NEW!

02.01.15    │Children’s Etiquette Dinner, Old Angler’s Inn NEW!


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Childrens Etiquette Dinner

Children’s Etiquette Dinner

February 1, 2015

A course that would put even your table manners to the test!

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Business Dinner

Business Etiquette Dinner

January 27, 2015

Wine, Dine & Refine with us!

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Children Etiquette

Winter Full-Day Workshop

January 25, 2015

A fun-filled day of poise, posture & more!

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Spill the Tea

The musings of @CommonCurtsey


Yes Ma’am…No Sir!

An aside to this article is that I was browsing the internet when I fell in love with this site, Yesma.am --- A lover of all things stationery, I realized


Thanksgiving Etiquette Top 5

With Thanksgiving just weeks away, I thought I would broach the subject of decorum at family functions. Here is an easy to follow list of my  Top 5 Thanksgiving Dinner Dont’s


Selfie Etiquette for Self-Obsessed

Recently, Director Crystal L. Bailey contributed her expertise to a Yahoo Style article, Selfie Etiquette for the Self-Obsessed Generation. Writer Kayleen Schaefer asks, What is it about turning the lens on ourselves

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