Monday, January 29, 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Come swap your once-loved, still awesome articles for some new threads. Set up boutique-style, the swap is a unique opportunity to come together, share your style, and clear your closet.
Friday, January 26, 2018, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
UndocuTales relata la vida de Fernando, quien trabaja como mesero, y esta navegado la vida en Los Ángeles como un hombre gay, indocumentados buscando la felicidad y la libertad.
Undocu-mented Tales chronicles the life of Fernando, who works as a waiter and navigates Los Angeles as an undocumented gay man pursuing happiness and freedom.
Monday, January 22, 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
An opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together in a non-judgemental environment to discuss death and dying - one of our biggest conversational taboos. The much feared subject of death and dying is never easy to discuss, but why not take the opportunity to come, share, learn and discuss in a safe, friendly and relaxed environment.
Sunday, January 21, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
This free reading is presented in celebration of International Women's Voice's Day. Theater-makers around the globe will present readings of unproduced works by women playwrights, to commemorate the first anniversary of the worldwide Women’s Marches.
Saturday, January 20, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
This uplifting book offers a lesson to children: being a superhero has no bias in gender or race. Nina the Neighborhood Ninja provides a positive portrayal of little girls as both smart and strong while emphasizing the importance of kindness and teamwork.
Friday, January 19, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
We can bear almost anything when it is worked through collectively. Grief is generally thought of as something personal and insular, but when we publicly share loss and pain, we lessen the power of the forces that debilitate us, while at the same time building the humane social practices that alleviate suffering and improve quality of life for everyone.
Thursday, January 18, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
This event is for mothers and birthworkers of color that are interested in building a strong front as we encounter the many faces of racism during our journey into motherhood. We would like to invite you to The Potter's House to share your story, your concerns and your journey so we can come together to use knowledge as our tool and ACTION as our power.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Award-winning poet Anastacia-Reneé, coming all the way from Seattle, stops by The Potter's House to read from her latest collection, (v.) (Gramma Poetry, 2017), alongside fellow poets Derrick Weston Brown and Venus Thrash.
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Join us for the Recovery Café Open Mic! All DMV recovery communities, musicians, artists, supporters, families, friends are invited! This event is open to all.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
According to Worshiping Power, we need to stop thinking of the State as a potential vehicle for emancipation. From its origins, the State has never been anything other than a tool to accumulate power. This innovative and partisan study of human social complexity cuts through inadequate theories of early state formation to uncover social practices and institutions that have stifled egalitarian forms of self-organization throughout history.
Sunday, January 7, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
There are some conversations you could not have prepared for, but then you stand amazed and grateful you could be part of them. How do those conversations happen? In the Firelight Wisdom Circle, we will practice careful listening and clear speaking to each other. We will invite one another to risk sharing what's most valued in our minds, hearts, and souls based on our lived experience and the wisdom of our being.
Saturday, January 6, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A collection of true and extraordinary stories that speak of the abuse suffered by Guyanese women, girls, and members of the LGBT community both in their native country and after having emigrated to the United States.
Thursday, January 4, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
LGBT activism is often imagined as a self-contained struggle, inspired by but set apart from other social movements. Lavender and Red recounts a far different story: a history of queer radicals who understood their sexual liberation as intertwined with solidarity against imperialism, war, and racism.