What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, September 11, 2017

Events at 14th & V

US Department of State Luncheon
14th & V | Langston Room | September 11, 2017 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 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

Private Event:The Recording Academy, Washington, D.C. Chapter Town Hall
5th & K | Cullen Room | September 11, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A program for members of the Recording Academy to discuss creators' rights, music legislation and the power of local advocacy.


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Orville Walker
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | September 11, 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 Children 5 and under featuring Marsha Goodman
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | September 11, 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. Today's performer is: Marsha Goodman-Wood


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Performing arts for Children 5 and under featuring The Great Zucchini
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | September 11, 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.

Today's Performer: The Great Zucchini


NFPA Research Foundation Speaker Dinner
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | September 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by 13 of Nazareth
Shirlington | Robeson Room | September 11, 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.


Washington Gas Luncheon
Shirlington | Robeson Room | September 11, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

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


Events at Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Performing arts for Children 5 and under featuring Banjo Man
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | September 11, 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.

Today's Performer: Banjo Man


Discussion: In Cuba Health Care is a Human Right
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | September 11, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a special event with Cuban Health Professionals and U.S. Drs. graduated from the Latin America School of Medicine in Cuba (ELAM). The Cuban health professionals will talk about how the US blockade on Cuba impact the health care of the Cuban people as well as people in the U.S. who cannot access newly developed drugs and vaccines made in Cuba due to the blockade.