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Climate Action Coffee


  • Event Start
    Jan 1, 2020
    7:30 am - 9:30 am
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Takoma Park Mobilization and Busboys and Poets welcomes you to the Wednesday Climate Action Coffee Breakfast Happy HourEvery Wednesday 7:30am-9:30am Listen to youth climate leadersUnderstand the Green New DealBuild resiliency and sustainable food systemsOrganize for climate justiceBuild local economy that supports drawdown of greenhouse gases in our Potomac Valley watershedSpeakers will inspire a weekly open (more…)

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Busboys and Poets presents Comedy Night


  • Event Start
    Jan 7, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Why so serious?! If you are like us, you have found it hard to find things to laugh about. Working to change the world is grueling and daunting work, but the pursuit of happiness is what we are fighting for! So we are making time to LAUGH! Busboys and Poets is pleased to introduce COMEDY (more…)

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by 1.7.20

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by 1.7.20


  • Event Start
    Jan 7, 2020
    9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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A Busboys and Poetry Event hosted this week by ———————————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 (more…)

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Grapevine: Storytelling Series


  • Event Start
    Jan 8, 2020
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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COME HEAR IT AT THE GRAPEVINE @ Busboys and Poets, Takoma SECOND WEDNESDAYS @ 7:30 PM! Tim Livengood and Noa Baum host The Grapevine Spoken Word Series. Celebrate the timeless Art of Storytelling, with Truths, Folktales, Rumors, and everything in between! $15 Suggested DonationThis Month’s Features: Tim Livengood is Hoosier by birth, Marylander by abode, and a (more…)

Humanitini – Screening of “Preserving LeDroit Park”

Humanitini – Screening of “Preserving LeDroit Park”


  • Event Start
    Jan 9, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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On January 9th 2020 The D.C. Humanities Council in conjunction with Ronald Smokey Stevens presents an Humanitini Event screening of the documentary ” PRESERVING LEDROIT PARK” A Historic DC Community. Researched, written, and produced by R.Smokey StevensFollowing the screening a panel of experts on the issue of gentrification and its effect on DC communities will (more…)

Private Event: RSG Client Reception

Private Event: RSG Client Reception


  • Event Start
    Jan 13, 2020
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Private event in the Davis Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432. (more…)

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by 1.14.20

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by 1.14.20


  • Event Start
    Jan 14, 2020
    9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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A Busboys and Poetry Event hosted this week by ———————————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 (more…)

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Busboys Books Presents: On the Freedom Side: How Five Decades of Youth Activists Have Remixed American History


  • Event Start
    Jan 15, 2020
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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As Wesley C. Hogan sees it, the future of democracy belongs to young people. While today’s generation of leaders confronts a daunting array of existential challenges, increasingly it is young people in the United States and around the world who are finding new ways of belonging, collaboration, and survival. That reality forms the backbone of (more…)

Private Event: Children’s Book Guild

Private Event: Children’s Book Guild


  • Event Start
    Jan 16, 2020
    11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Busboys and Poets welcomes the Children’s Book Guild of Washington DC for this private event in the Cullen Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432. (more…)

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Busboys Books Presents: Columbia Alumni Association Book Event


  • Event Start
    Jan 16, 2020
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The never-before-told true account of the design and development of the first desktop computer by the world’s most famous high-styled typewriter company, more than a decade before the arrival of the Osborne 1, the Apple-1, the first Intel microprocessor, and the IBM PC 5150.Meryle Secrest, acclaimed biographer and cultural historian, writes of the human, business, (more…)

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Busboys and Poets presents Comedy Night


  • Event Start
    Jan 21, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Why so serious?! If you are like us, you have found it hard to find things to laugh about. Working to change the world is grueling and daunting work, but the pursuit of happiness is what we are fighting for! So we are making time to LAUGH! Come out to Shirlington and get your ribs tickled, (more…)

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by 1.21.20

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by 1.21.20


  • Event Start
    Jan 21, 2020
    9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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A Busboys and Poetry Event hosted this week by ———————————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 (more…)