What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Events at 14th & V

9/11 Speed Consulting
14th & V | Langston Room | September 12, 2017 | 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Speed Consulting is a half-day event that pairs nonprofits with a series of professional experts for quick but targeted consulting and advice around key organizational needs. Brought to you by Taproot.

Events at 5th & K

Author Event - Juan González
5th & K | Cullen Room | September 12, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

A well-respected columnist with the New York Daily News from 1987-2016, Juan González has focused his legendary investigative reporting on New York's mayor Bill de Blasio in Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America's Tale of Two Cities. González is the co-host of nationally syndicated Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman. He will be joined in conversation with Joe Davidson. 

Events at Hyattsville

UMD Mechanical Engineering Reception
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | September 12, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Private event in the Zinn Room. To schedule an event, please complete our inquiry form.

Events at Shirlington

Better than Before
Shirlington | Robeson Room | September 12, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Friends of Guest House for a moderated discussion on the consequences of mass incarceration of women and the challenges women face returning to the community from incarceration. Women’s incarceration has skyrocketed since the 1970s, growing 14-fold in the last 40 years. The vast majority of women are incarcerated for non-violent offenses, and nearly 80% of incarcerated women are mothers.