What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, October 30, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Author Event: American Forests
14th & V | Langston Room | October 30, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join American Forests in the Langston Room for this book talk featuring Jill Jonnes.


Staff Retreat
14th & V | Langston Room | October 30, 2017 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Private event in the Langston Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Events at 5th & K

Focus In! Film Series presents CHECK IT
5th & K | Cullen Room | October 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us at Busboys and Poets Focus-In! Film Series: Cinema for a Conscious Community for a screening and panel of the powerful documentary Check It


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic- Hosted by Orville Walker
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | October 30, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

A Busboys and Poetry event! For two hours, audiences can expect a diverse chorus of voices, and a vast array of professional spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians and a different host every week.


Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Drum Lady K
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | October 30, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Drum Lady K 


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Marsha Goodman-Wood
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | October 30, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Marsha Goodman-Wood


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Poetry All Host Extravaganza
Shirlington | Robeson Room | October 30, 2017 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A Busboys and Poetry event! For two hours, audiences can expect a diverse chorus of voices and a vast array of professional spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians, and a different host every week.


Events at Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Audrey
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | October 30, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Audrey