The O.B. Hardison Poetry Series partners with national and community organizations promoting poetry and language throughout the Washington region and the country. Join us at the Haskell Center or other locations for special readings and celebrations.
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday- Not Just Another Day Off
Combining dramatic readings of speeches and poetry, Folger Shakespeare Library celebrates the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with this event.
In the spirit of a day of service, we are asking for donations of new and unused linens, food, sundries, cleaning supplies and more to benefit Calvary Women's Services. For more on what to donate, click here.
This event is co-sponsored with The American Poetry Museum.
Monday January 20
Free and family-friendly.
Featuring: Abdul Ali, Fred Joiner, Liz Mamana, Theodore Snead, and Venus Thrash.