CABA Weekend Events 2023

Schedule for CABA Winners

Hotel Check in    Thursday October 12, 2023
Hotel Checkout   Saturday am October 14, 2023

Henley Park Hotel
926 Massachusetts Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20001

Thursday Oct 12 6:00 – 8pm
Winners Meet and Greet Dinner *
Busboys & Poets
450 K St NW
Washington, DC 20001
Taxi (4 minutes) or Walk (8 minutes)

Friday    Oct 13  am or pm as scheduled
School Visits

Efua Traoré – Thursday, 10/12
Rimma Onoseta – Fri 10/13
Richard Turere & Shelley Pollack – Fri 10/13
Alison Goldberg and Liz Zunon – Fri 10/13

Open Schedule after School Visit

Saturday  Oct 14  11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Please arrive by 10:30 a.m. 

Awards Ceremony and Book Signing
Book Related Art Activities for Families
Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library, 4th Floor
501 W St NW, Washington, DC 20059
1.3 miles

Dinner Menu at Busboys : Servers will take your order at the restaurant

STARTER (choice of one) 

• Busboys House Salad (Vegan/Gluten-Free) – mixed greens, carrot, tomatoes, roasted corn, yuzu vinaigrette

Seasonal Soup

ENTRÉE (Choice of One) 

• Fried Chicken (Gluten-Free Friendly) – herb cornmeal-encrusted chicken breast with a herb mushroom cream sauce; served with mashed potatoes and collard greens

• Blackened Salmon (Gluten-Free Friendly) – with lemon-butter sauce and served with wild rice and asparagus, topped with tomato corn shallots salsa

• Vegan “Bolognese” Pasta – penne pasta, vegan Italian “sausage,” asparagus, mushrooms, carrots, celery, onions, shallots, garlic, thyme, rosemary, oregano, vegan “bolognese” sauce, tomato sauce, garlic bread   


Choice of Dessert :: Chocolate Cake, Cheesecake, Carrot Cake, White Chocolate Bread Pudding


Fountain Drinks (unlimited sodas and iced tea)Coffee