The 2019 BARR Book Seller.
If you live in the DMV, come on over after after work, if you're traveling from out of town, we hope you will jumpstart your BARR Weekend by arriving on Thursday! You can tour
the National Museum of AA History and Culture, shop at the Tanger Outlet Mall, visit National Harbor to enjoy Las Vegas-style gaming and entertainment at the MGM Grand, or just rest.
5 to 7 PM ~ Early Registration
After 8 pm, please join us for a Meet &
Greet during Jazz Night at the Harborside Hotel.
Friday, October 4
9 am til noon - Relax
Your Mind, Exercise Your Body, Feed Your Soul
Session I ~ 9 am ~ Meditation
Sesion II ~ 10:15 am ~ Zumba (low impact), and
Session III ~ 11 AM ~ "Caring for My Sister & Myself" with Pastor Bettye J. Watson
Lunch on Your Own
1 to 6 ~ Author Expo
1 to 3 - Workshops and panel discussions ~ Titles TBA
4 to 5 - Book Club
Meeting with Mary Monroe - we will discuss her book "One House Over"
Dinner on Your Own
7 to 8 - Join the members
of "The Tea" to talk about books and spill the tea on how books relate to us and the world we live in. Book selection TBD.
8 to 11 - Reception & Party
9 to 3 ~ Author Expo and Signings
9 to 11 ~ Workshops & Panel Discussions
Keynote Speaker Kwame Alexander
BARR 2019 Literary Icon Mary Monroe