What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, April 10, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Silenced No More:  NFL Player Michael Bennett on Activism and Professional Sports
14th & V | Langston Room | April 10, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes NFL Player Michael Bennett to discuss Activism and Professional Sports. Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett made headlines when he pulled out of an Israeli government-sponsored trip to Israel for NFL players. Michael Bennett will be in conversation with Noura Erakat and Dave Zirin. 


Events at Brookland

CELEBRATING NATIONAL POETRY MONTH Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Orville Walker
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | April 10, 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.


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | April 10, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

A Busboys and Poets in-house series! Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under.


Events at Shirlington

CELEBRATING NATIONAL POETRY MONTH Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by 13 of Nazareth
Shirlington | Robeson Room | April 10, 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: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under featuring Culture Queen
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | April 10, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Culture Queen creates fun and cultural experiences for your royal children! Join her at Rise and Rhyme for interactive storytelling, music and movement activities that build your prince or princesses child’s self esteem while introducing them to diverse cultures from many royal lands.