CANCELED: Life Since the Election: A O...

with Story District - 9:30 am

Using post-election D.C. as your storyboard, express your unique experience living in our nation’s capital in this one-day workshop, led by Story District’s expert teachers,...

Senator Al Franken

In Conversation with Jake Tapper - 7:00 pm

Al Franken, Giant of the Senate, by the U.S. Senator from Minnesota and #1 New York Times bestselling author, is a book about an award-winning comedian who decided to run for office...

Dinner Unplugged

6:00 pm

Exhausted from your over-committed schedule and increasingly fast-paced, go-go-go lifestyle? Detox from the nonstop technology mid-week with our recurring Wednesday night dinner -...

Richard Reeves

In Conversation with David Brooks - 7:00 pm

In Dream Hoarders, the Brookings Institution fellow argues that the real class divide is not between the upper class and the upper middle class: it is between the upper middle class...

Summer Toast

Cider Tasting and Grilled Cheese Bar - 7:00 pm

Celebrate the start of summer with cider from Blue Bee, Virginia's first urban cidery, and a make-your-own grilled cheese bar.

Jane Bunnett and Maqueque

with Aaron Myers - 8:00 pm

The Grammy-nominated musician is known for her creative integrity, improvisational daring, and courageous artistry. Through her music, Burnett aims to explore different cultures and...

Man’s Attempt at Thoughtfulness

6:00 pm

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

6th in the City Chorus Concert

7:30 pm

The 6th in the City Chorus performs a mix of old and new songs with choirs from Turner Memorial AME Church (which worshiped in Sixth & I’s building for nearly five decades) and...

The Rise of Populism and Nationalism

7:00 pm

The Atlantic's Graeme Wood—author of "His Kampf," an article in The Atlantic’s June issue about Richard Spencer, leader of the alt-right movement, who happens to be Graeme's...

Sherman Alexie

7:00 pm

From the National Book Award-winning author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian comes You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me, a powerful account of the author’s...