What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, January 16, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Podcast & book signing
14th & V | Langston Room | January 16, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The #1 Fitness & Nutrition Podcast in the U.S. is coming to D.C.! Join us in the Langston Room for the Model Health Show Live Podcast recording. For tickets, please visit themodelhealthshow.com/dc.


Events at 5th & K

Author Event Rigged: How Globalization and the Rules of the Modern Economy Were Structured to Make t
5th & K | Cullen Room | January 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us at Busboys & Poets for an informative talk by the author as Baker explains how rules on trade, patents, copyrights, corporate governance, and macroeconomic policy were rigged to make income flow upward.


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Simply Sherri
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | January 16, 2017 | 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 Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | January 16, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

A Busboys and Poets in-house series! Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under.


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Lauren Bullock
Shirlington | Robeson Room | January 16, 2017 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 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 Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under Hosted By Mr. Banjo Man
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | January 16, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

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.


MLK Birthday Event -The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: Film and Discussion with Greg Palast
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | January 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's Birthday and support voting rights by attending a viewing and discussion of Greg Palast's documentary, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires and Ballot Bandits. Investigative reporter Greg Palast exposes the new Ku Klux Klan - the billionaire bandits that are behind the successful scheme to suppress millions of votes by people of color.