Folger Shakespeare Library Director Michael Witmore will be next month’s speaker in Georgetown Media Group’s Cultural Leadership Breakfast Series. The event will take place on Thursday, Nov. 14, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at 1310 Kitchen & Bar by Jenn Crovato, 1310 Wisconsin Ave. NW.
Witmore, who has a bachelor’s degree from Vassar College and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, taught at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison before becoming the Folger’s seventh director in 2011. He will talk about the library’s two-year renovation and expansion project, beginning early in 2020, and the programs to be offered during and after.
Admission to the Nov. 14 event, sponsored by Long & Foster and Bonhams, is $25. To RSVP, email email@example.com or call 202-338-4833.
Please note: This Cultural Leadership Breakfast will NOT take place at the George Town Club. The location is 1310 Kitchen & Bar in the Georgetown Inn, 1310 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Valet parking at the Georgetown Inn is complimentary with validation for breakfast attendees.