What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Events at 14th & V

826DC Reading with Busboys and Poets Books
14th & V | Langston Room | June 14, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Local youth writing nonprofit 826DC is thrilled to unveil its latest student publication by young authors from the SEED School of Washington. Reading excerpts from this new collection of poetry will be the writing mentors who supported students through the course of their year-long book project, from first draft to professionally bound publication. All proceeds from the book support 826DC's free writing programs for DC students.


Private Event: Local Food Distribution Work Group Meeting
14th & V | Langston Room | June 14, 2018 | 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments and the Bainum Family Foundation for this 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: Children’s Book Guild
5th & K | Cullen Room | June 14, 2018 | 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

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


Events at Brookland

Book Signing
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | June 14, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us in the Peral Bailey Room for this Book Signing/Author Discussion with Author Regina R. Robertson. She will be in conversation with College Bound Alumna, Angel Brock!


Events at Hyattsville

Thursday Night Open Mic hosted by 2Deep 6.14.18
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | June 14, 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.


Events at Shirlington

Book signing with Dr. Warren Farrell, author of The Boy Crisis
Shirlington | Robeson Room | June 14, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us in the Robeson Room for a discussion on Dr. Warren Farrell's Book The Boy Crisis: Why our Boys are Struggling and What We Can Do About It.