What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Events at 14th & V

Mary Frances Berry - FIVE DOLLARS AND A PORK CHOP SANDWICH
14th & V | Langston Room | March 2, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Politics & Prose at Busboys and Poets 14th & V welcomes Mary Frances Berry to discuss her new book "Five Dollars and a Pork Chop Sandwich: Vote Buying and the Corruption of Democracy."


Events at 5th & K

A DC Science Café Event: Three Trillion Trees
5th & K | Cullen Room | March 2, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join University of Maryland remote-sensing scientist Matthew Hansen, arborist Earl Eutsler, Deputy Director of DC’s Urban Forestry Administration, and science journalist Gabriel Popkin for a discussion about trees that will sweep from a global perspective on the state of trees in a climate-changing world, to a local effort to increase tree coverage in the District of Columbia, to a tale illustrating the diversity of challenges our arboreal partners face today.


Mississippi River Network Dinner
5th & K | The Loft | March 2, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Private event in the Loft. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or at the events office @ 202-332-1914.


Wednesday Open Mic Poetry hosted by Poetryzchyld
5th & K | Cullen Room | March 2, 2016 | 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 Brookland

Family Movie Night
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | March 2, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

All you kids and kids at heart, grab your P.J.'s and blankets and curl up with Busboys and Poets for our Surprise Family Movie Night! The movies will be appropriate for everyone but will remain a mystery until the day of. There's a special kids menu, and our delicious regular menu for adults and guardians. This event is free of charge!


Events at Shirlington

Private Event: Settlement Group Breakfast
Shirlington | Robeson Room | March 2, 2016 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Private event in the Robeson Room.