Sixth & I Goes to the Movies

6:30 pm

We’re heading to the Carnegie Library for an outdoor screening of Back to the Future. Meet outside Sixth & I at 6:30 pm and we will walk over to Carnegie as a group. For those...


Jonathan Franzen

In Conversation with Marcela Valdes - 7:00 pm

In remarkable works of fiction such as The Corrections and Freedom, Jonathan Franzen has become one of today’s defining literary voices. His fifth novel, Purity, now in paperback...

Trivia Under the Stars

At Union Market - 7:00 pm

Fuel your brainpower with fresh air at our thought-provoking summer series. Enjoy the same trivia format you know and love outdoors at one of the nation’s best food halls.

An Intimate Evening with Rickie Lee Jones

8:00 pm

The two-time Grammy winner and cultural phenomenon performs songs from her first new album in over a decade.

Rabia Chaudry

In Conversation with Wajahat Ali - 7:00 pm

In Adnan’s Story: The Search for Truth and Justice after Serial, Chaudry takes readers back into Adnan Syed’s case, exposing new evidence on the investigation and trial.

Hari Kondabolu

8:00 pm

Dubbed one of the most exciting political comics in stand-up today by the New York Times, the Brooklyn-based comic brings his political humor to downtown DC, following the release...

Jonathan Safran Foer

In Conversation with Jeffrey Goldberg - 7:00 pm

Unfolding over four tumultuous weeks, in present-day Washington, D.C., Here I Am is the story of a fracturing family in a moment of crisis.

Ian McEwan

In Conversation with Richard McCann - 7:00 pm

Told from a perspective unlike any other, Nutshell is a classic tale of murder and deceit by McEwan, whose works have earned him worldwide critical acclaim.

Alan Cumming

7:00 pm

In You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams: My Life is Stories and Pictures, the award-winning stage, television, and film actor and man-about-town shares forty-five wildly entertaining...

Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras, and Ella Mo...

In Conversation with David Plotz - 7:00 pm

Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide To The World’s Hidden Wonders is the definitive guide to the most astonishing, curious, unusual, off-the-beaten path destinations and secret...