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Walter Mischel

Walter Mischel

Oct 1, 2014 • 7:00 pm

In The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control, Mischel explains how self-control can be mastered and applied to challenges in everyday life—from weight control to quitting smoking, overcoming heartbreak, making major decisions, and planning for retirement.

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Valerie June

Valerie June

Oct 2, 2014 • 8:00 pm

Valerie June has traveled a long road to the remarkable moment at which the soulful singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist now finds herself.

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Hammer Time: ...

Hammer Time: Sukkah Building

Oct 5, 2014 • 3:00 pm

Pitch in to raise Sixth & I’s sukkah. Tools, building supplies, and food to fuel the build will be provided. No skill set required. Please wear closed-toed shoes and appropriate clothing.

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A night with ...

A night with The New Republic’s Chris Hughes, Franklin Foer and Michael Kinsley

Oct 7, 2014 • 7:00 pm

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of The New Republic, Insurrections of the Mind: 100 Years of Politics and Culture in America offers essays exploring the pivotal issues of modern America culled from the archives of the magazine.

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Sixth & ...

Sixth & I Tour

Oct 12, 2014 • 9:00 am

Uncover the unexpected story of renewal, revitalization, and reinvention of our building that has led to what Sixth & I is today.

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Norman Lear

Norman Lear

Oct 13, 2014 • 7:00 pm

The legendary creator of iconic television programs All in the Family and The Jeffersons, Norman Lear remade our television culture—while leading a life of unparalleled political, civic, and social involvement.

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Happy Hour in...

Happy Hour in the Sukkah

Oct 14, 2014 • 6:00 pm

Grab a drink with Rabbi Scott in our sukkah before delving into the week’s Torah portion.

Leon Panetta

Leon Panetta

Oct 14, 2014 • 7:00 pm

Like his career, Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace is a reflection of Panetta’s values.

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Neil Patrick ...

Neil Patrick Harris

Oct 18, 2014 • 7:30 pm

In Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography, you, the reader, live the life of the actor, producer, and director.

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Friend Request

Friend Request

Oct 21, 2014 • 7:00 pm

Join us for the 6th annual speed-friend-making event where you can connect with other local women in their 20s and 30s.

CANCELED: Let...

CANCELED: Let’s Talk About Sext

Oct 21, 2014 • 7:00 pm

From teen sexting to online dating to data-driven infidelity, Atlantic national correspondent Hanna Rosin and contributor Michelle Cottle explore technology’s influence on matters of the heart.

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Serve Others ...

Serve Others with Sixth & I

Oct 22, 2014 • 6:45 am

Serve breakfast at So Others Might Eat (SOME), an organization that works to end chronic homelessness in DC.

Slingshot DC

Slingshot DC

Oct 22, 2014 • 7:00 pm

This Fall, Slingshot will publish the first ever resource guide to the most innovative Jewish organizations in the DC area. Celebrate and support the work of these non-profits, while learning about amazing projects happening in your own backyard.

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Rebecca Frankel

Rebecca Frankel

Oct 23, 2014 • 7:00 pm

War Dogs: Tales of Canine Heroism, History, and Love gets to the heart of the connections war dogs form with their human comrades, and how this symbiotic relationship has forever changed the way soldiers experience war.

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Angus & ...

Angus & Julia Stone

Oct 25, 2014 • 8:00 pm

The Australian brother and sister folk duo perform material from their third collaborative album, Angus & Julia Stone, the first effort where the duo wrote side-by-side.

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Mario Batali

Mario Batali

Oct 26, 2014 • 6:00 pm

In America Farm to Table: Simple, Delicious Recipes Celebrating Local Farmers, the bestselling author and James Beard Award-winning chef and restaurateur pays homage to the American farmer – from Maine to California – in stories, photos, and more than a hundred recipes.

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Robert B. Baer

Robert B. Baer

Oct 27, 2014 • 7:00 pm

In The Perfect Kill: 21 Laws for Assassins, one of the most accomplished agents to ever work for the CIA takes us on a serpentine adventure through the history of political murder.

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David Bazan +...

David Bazan + Passenger String Quartet

Oct 28, 2014 • 8:00 pm

The driving force behind Pedro the Lion, David Bazan teams up with the neo-classical Passenger String Quartet, to perform all new versions of David Bazan + Passenger String Quartet / Volume 1.

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Trick or Trivia

Trick or Trivia

Oct 29, 2014 • 7:00 pm

Celebrate Halloween early at Trick or Trivia. Play five brain-busting rounds of questions as we test your knowledge of all things spooky and scary.

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