You’ve been to a ton of shows there—now learn the history behind the 9:30 Club. Catch a screening of the documentary 930 F Street (the venue’s original address) at the Watha T. Daniel-Shaw Neighborhood Library (1630 Seventh St., NW). Following the film, there’ll be a Q&A with the filmmakers, Tarik Dahir and Jeff Gaul, veterans of the 1980s punk scene. 7 PM; free.
Dawn Avery’s new album, Our Fire, is a collection of contemporary Native American music. She’s performing at University of Maryland’s Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center with Grammy Award-winning guitarist Larry Mitchell. 8 PM; free.
earn the tricks and tools of three of America’s most devious counterfeiters. Ben Tarnoff is discussing and signing his colorful financial history, Moneymakers: The Wicked Lives and Surprising Adventures of Three Notorious Counterfeiters, at Politics and Prose. 7 PM; free.