What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Tuesday Night Open Mic with host Gowri K 1.23.2018
14th & V | Langston Room | January 23, 2018 | 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.


Cuba US Relation- Book Launch
14th & V | Langston Room | January 23, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us in the Langston Room for a discussion with author Arnold August who will outline the most original and controversial feature of his book new to English-speaking readers: The resistance of revolutionary Cuban intellectuals to the U.S.–led cultural war being waged against Cuban socialist culture. Whether you agree or not, attend, debate and/or ask questions.


Events at Hyattsville

Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Meeting
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | January 23, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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


Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Meeting
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | January 23, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Join us for a meeting to learn more about local food policy and all the good work being done in our County. Join a workgroup discussion and engage with organizations working to support local farms and bring healthy, sustainably produced food to their neighborhoods.


Public Discussion
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | January 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Redevelopment or Gentrification? How do we care for our neighbors and our communities for the present and the future? Come, grab something to eat or drink, take a seat, and join in with the conversation.


Events at Shirlington

PRIVATE EVENT: Arlington Senior Democrats
Shirlington | Robeson Room | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monthly luncheon and discussion in the Robeson Room hosted by the Arlington Senior Democrats.


Bread and Roses: 1.23.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | January 23, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bread & Roses is a monthly labor series that features a variety of events focused on workers and organized labor. Each month brings a new topic through interactive discussions, film screenings, and performances. FREE and open to the public but please RSVP here