What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, January 30, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Steve Early: REFINERY TOWN
14th & V | Langston Room | January 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Politics & Prose at Busboys and Poets 14th & V welcomes Steve Early to present their new book "Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City."


Events at 5th & K

“Little Syria”: Celebrating New York’s First Arab American Community
5th & K | Cullen Room | January 30, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Middle East Institute's Arts & Culture Program is pleased to host a discussion by Todd Fine, President of the Washington Street Historical Society (WSHS), on the literary history of New York's "Little Syria" neighborhood. The discussion will be moderated by Lyne Sneige, arts and culture program director at the Middle East Institute.


Private Event: Birthday Celebration
5th & K | The Loft | January 30, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Private event in The Loft. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | January 30, 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 30, 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 Poetry All Host Extravaganza
Shirlington | Robeson Room | January 30, 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 30, 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.