Chuck Palahniuk

7:00 pm

In Make Something Up, Palahniuk's first collection of stories, his full range of invention, absurdity, and strangeness is front and center.

Bethenny Frankel

In Conversation with Donna Freydkin - 7:30 pm

In I Suck at Relationships So You Don’t Have To, the reality TV star and self-made businesswoman takes a deep look at her own relationship history and gets to the heart of the...

Alexandra Petri

In Conversation with Alyssa Rosenberg - 7:00 pm

In A Field Guide to Awkward Silences, Petri demonstrates that we all have a little awkward in us, and if we embrace it, life can be infinitely more interesting.

Judy Blume

In Conversation with Linda Holmes - 7:00 pm

In the Unlikely Event, an adult novel, bring us the lives of three generations of families, friends, and strangers, who will be profoundly affected by a series of passenger airplane...

Stress: Man’s Attempt at Thoughtfulness

7:30 pm

Combining spirituality, psychology, modern masculinity, and some good scotch, Rabbi Scott brings a group of men together to attempt some thoughtfulness about life’s more important...

Havdallah Bike Ride

Rollin' Into Summer Edition - 7:30 pm

Head out on a communal bike ride through DC, followed by Havdallah and a happy hour.


with Haerts - 8:00 pm

The androgynous alternative R&B duo perform romantic soul-pop.

6th in the City Black Tie Trivia Night

7:00 pm

Team up to help Sixth & I raise money to support the 6th in the City programs you love.

Matthieu Ricard

7:30 pm

In Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World, the Buddhist monk argues that altruism—genuine concern for the well-being of others—could be the saving...

Coffee Talk

Ice as Nice - 11:00 am

Moderated by Max Zuckerman, owner of Colony Club, a panel of local baristas, brewers, and roasters lead an interactive coffee tasting and debate the virtues of cold brew versus iced...