What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, January 23, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Nikki Taylor: DRIVEN TOWARD MADNESS
14th & V | Langston Room | January 23, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Politics & Prose at Busboys and Poets 14th & V welcomes Nikki Taylor to present their new book "Driven Toward Madness: The Fugitive Slave Margaret Garner and Tragedy on the Ohio."


Business Lunch
14th & V | Langston Room | January 23, 2017 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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

Frank Ahrens: SEOUL MAN
5th & K | Cullen Room | January 23, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Busboys and Poets at 5th & K presents Frank Ahrens for their book Seoul Man: A Memoir of Cars, Culture, Crisis, and Unexpected Hilarity inside a Korean Corporate Titan.


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Amin Law
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | January 23, 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 23, 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

Washington Gas Luncheon
Shirlington | Robeson Room | January 23, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Private event for Washington Gas in the Robeson Room. 


Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by Sli’im Williams
Shirlington | Robeson Room | January 23, 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 Marsha Goodman-Wood
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | January 23, 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. Today's feature is Marsha Goodman-Wood.