This free, one-of-a-kind event will bring together DC families with area nonprofits, authors and illustrators, and literacy experts, all in celebration of literacy, leadership, and lifelong learning.
Saturday, February 1
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
EagleBank Club at Audi FieldA
100 Potomac Ave, SW
Washington DC 20024
Navy Yard/Ballpark or Waterfront Metros (Green Line)
Getting to Audi Field: Parking near Audi Field is limited. We highly encourage using Metro (Navy Yard-Ball park stop is closest) or other forms of public transportation. There is some metered parking available on First Street SE, as well as a parking garage on Potomac Ave SE.
Entrance to the Event: Enter the building using the PREMIUM ENTRY DOOR next to the Ticketmaster window at Potomac and First Streets SE.
Confirmed Speakers and Exhibitors:
Zach Powers, Author of Gravity Changes
Julie Langsdorf, Author of White Elephant
Dr. Anjali Malek, Washington Radiology
Cassie Pazenback, Fiscally Fit, Budgeting for Families Expert
Washington Literacy Center
The Writer’s Center
Leveling the Playing Field
United Through Reading
Daughters of the American Revolution Capitol Chapter
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Junior League of Washington’s Kids in the Kitchen
Featuring motivational TED-style talks, group workshops, exhibitions, giveaways, kid-friendly activities, and more, this event is fun for adults and children of all ages. Take photos with Talon, the DC United mascot, or the Cat in the Hat, and enjoy story time sponsored by Reach, Incorporated! No registration is required.
If you are an author, literacy professional, or are otherwise interested in participating as a speaker, workshop/seminar facilitator, or exhibitor, please fill out this form. If you would like to help our literacy events make the most impact, please consider making a money or in-kind donation.
JLW strives in all endeavors to be sensitive to the special needs of its members and guests. If you have any special needs or questions pertaining to our event, please let us know.