Monthly Archives: April 2012

“I’d like to start with days,” -JS

The Reading Night Brouhaha was in honor of Jordan Stempleman’s new book, No. Not Today, which is on Magic Helicopter Press and available here: http://magichelicopterpress.com/nottoday.htm  The night consisted of a wide range of writers and readers from non-fiction, poetry and … Continue reading

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Reading Night Brouhaha!

                             

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Coffee & Toast, 4/29 and 5/6

Using a portion of the money donated to Bread! KC during their November Fundraiser Gala-la-la-la, Bread Boys Sean & Andy combine their proposals to present an alternative grant raising model called Coffee & Toast. Much like Bread! food is used … Continue reading

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Last Week/This Week

Its hard to explain what exactly happens at The Speakeasy. Hopefully, these images will be able to guide from Wednesday to Sunday of last week, showcasing the events, and program that we had planned. We had our first round of regulars photographed, … Continue reading

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Earth Day Food Swap!

KC Food Swap at The Speakeasy was a great success! Eggs, cookies, canned goods, arugula, jams, herbs, popsicles, kombucha, a sealed jar of an unknown amount of money, heirloom tomatoes, bread, new friends and foodways. Keep your ear to the … Continue reading

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Coming Up: CartWheel, Grisly Hand, Howard Iceberg & The Titanics

Last week’s music featuring the Gamelan Genta Kasturi; Ashley Miller, Mark Southerland, & Shawn Hansen; and Bowl of dust and company went amazingly! we popped the garage door open, fired up the grill, and got lost in some wonderful tones! … Continue reading

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Speakeasy Exchange Two: 21st Century Philanthropy

Speakeasy Exchanges are conversational platforms designed to draw on the collective knowledge and experience of all participants. Rather than reinforcing the roles of expert panel and attentive audience, invited guests in this series will come prepared with questions to stimulate … Continue reading

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