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A.C.T.O.R


  • Event Start
    Jan 5, 2014
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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This month, join us for a conversation with Maximize Good about race and racism within the non-profit and foundation sectors. The A.C.T.O.R. (A Continuing Talk on Race) open discussion series is produced and hosted by Busboys and Poets as a community service. It provides the opportunity for people to come together and speak openly and honestly (more…)

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*SPARKLE* Queer Open Mic


  • Event Start
    Jan 5, 2014
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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A Busboys and Poetry event! *SPARKLE* Open Mic Poetry is a queer-friendly and focused reading series that has featured an array of LGBT-dedicated poets. Hosted by Regie Cabico and Danielle Evennou. *SPARKLE* is held on the 1st Sunday of every month at Busboys and Poets 14th & V from 8:00 _ 10:00 PM.$5 Cover. On the day (more…)

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Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under feat. Bashea


  • Event Start
    Jan 6, 2014
    8:30 am - 10:00 am
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A Busboys and Poets in-house series! Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under, stay-at-home parents, and early rising families of all kinds.Today’s featured artist is master educator, musician, and storyteller, Bashea ?Iya? Imana. ?Under the Baobab Tree with Iya” is an interactive, hands-on, fun-filled time. Iya (more…)

PRIVATE EVENT: Washington Gas

PRIVATE EVENT: Washington Gas


  • Event Start
    Jan 6, 2014
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Private event in Robeson Room. To plan an event at Busboys and Poets, please click here .  (more…)

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Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by Shelly Bell


  • Event Start
    Jan 6, 2014
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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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. Tonight’s host is Shelly BellTo merely refer to North Carolina native and Alexandria, VA resident Shelly Bell as a curious (more…)

Call to action: Community Meeting hosted by DC-M.U.S.I.C

Call to action: Community Meeting hosted by DC-M.U.S.I.C


  • Event Start
    Jan 7, 2014
    4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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CALL TO ACTIONAttend this community meeting in preparation for the launch of DC-MUSIC (Movement Uplifting Safe Independent Communities) with THE PEOPLE, Partners from the DMV Community, Faith Based Leaders and Music Industry.We are organizing to produce an agenda, platform and strategies to address the attack on our Music, Culture and Future in the Washington DC (more…)

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DC Science Cafe Presents:God?s Eye View: Overhead Spying for Environmentalism


  • Event Start
    Jan 7, 2014
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Driven initially by Cold War angst and meteorological forecasting in the early 1960s, satellite imagery has since become a staple of modernity. In the past decade or so, imagery from a variety of overhead and other high-tech sensors has become available to non-government end users. And some, including John Amos and Paul Woods, partners in (more…)

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Tuesday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by Twain


  • Event Start
    Jan 7, 2014
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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. Expect to be moved, expect a packed house, expect the unexpected, but above all, come with an open mind and (more…)

Private Event: Volel Consulting Group

Private Event: Volel Consulting Group


  • Event Start
    Jan 8, 2014
    7:30 am - 11:00 am
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Private Event in the Cullen Room. (more…)

Private Event: IREX Divisional Retreat

Private Event: IREX Divisional Retreat


  • Event Start
    Jan 8, 2014
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Private Event: IREX Divisional Retreat (more…)

PRIVATE EVENT – World Learning

PRIVATE EVENT – World Learning


  • Event Start
    Jan 8, 2014
    11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Private event in the Cullen Room hosted by Wold Learning.  To plan an event at Busboys and Poets, please click here.  (more…)

Private Lunch/Meeting: SEIU Local 722

Private Lunch/Meeting: SEIU Local 722


  • Event Start
    Jan 8, 2014
    11:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Private Meeting in the Zinn Room (more…)