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Friday, February 23rd 6:30pm

To mark the 150th birthday of W.E.B. DuBois, join us for a conversation between National Book Award winner Ibram Kendi and Howard University Afro-American Studies Department Chair Greg Carr. Dr. Kendi and Dr. Carr will...

Political Book Club: New Jim Crow
Wednesday, February 28th 6:30pm


Delve into today’s most pressing political discussions with Brookings Senior Fellow John Hudak. Join us on February 28th to chat about Michelle Alexander's The New Jim Crow.

JOHN HUDAK is deputy director of the Center for Effective Public Management and a senior fellow in Governance Studies....

Thursday, March 1st 6:30pm


Read and discuss works by fantastic female authors in a book group presented in partnership with the Women’s National Book Association (great acronym). Tabitha Whissemore, President of the Washington, DC chapter of the WNBA, hosts meetings on the first Thursday of every month. Join us on March 1st to discuss Hillary Jordan's Mudbound.


Live at Kramers
Friday, March 2nd 7:00pm

Join us for some live jazz featuring three of DC’s most talented musicians. Browse the stacks, have a drink, and enjoy classics played by the Colony Club Trio.

Tuesday, March 13th 6:30pm

Join us for a conversation between Liza Mundy and Rebecca Boggs Roberts on their respective books, Code Girls and Suffragists in Washington, D.C.

In 1942, reeling from Japan's devastating surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States military launched a secret program to recruit young female college graduates...