Basketball: The Washington Wizards play the Sacramento Kings. [7 p.m. Verizon Center, 601 F St. NW] "The Secret History of History": Author Rick Bowers discusses the anti-civil rights espionage program in the 1950s and '60s. [6:30 p.m. International Spy Museum, 800 F St. NW]

"Hear Now": The best radio documentaries from Prix Europa 2010. [6:30 p.m. Goethe-Institut, 812 Seventh St. NW]

Norman Polmar: The author tells the story of Project Azorian and the secret raising of a sunken Soviet submarine. [Noon. U.S. Navy Memorial, 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW]

Simply Beautiful: An exhibit of photographs on the theme of beauty from National Geographic magazine. [9 a.m. National Geographic Museum, 1145 17th St. NW]

Being Lincoln: An exhibition on the world of Lincoln re-enactors who try to embody his character and ideals. [9:30 a.m. President Lincoln's Cottage, Upshur Street and Rock Creek Church Road NW]

Brave New World: An exhibit of film footage by artist Theo Eshetu. [10 a.m. Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, 950 Independence Ave. SW]

Chinamania: An exhibition on the 1870s craze of blue and white Chinese porcelain. [10 a.m. Freer Gallery of Art, 1200 Jefferson Drive SW]

Architectural tour: Learn about the designing and building of the House of the Temple. [10 a.m. House of the Temple, 1733 16th St. NW]

Everything: An exhibit of paintings and works on paper by artist Guillermo Kuitca. [10 a.m. Hirshhorn Museum, Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW]

Underground scene

Jucifer: The metal rock duo performs with Tideland. [9 p.m. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW]