What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, October 16, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Author Event: American Forests
14th & V | Langston Room | October 16, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join American Forests in the Langston Room for this book talk featuring Joan Maloof. She will be discussing her books The Living Forest and Natures Temples.


State Department IVLP: Lebanon Young Leaders
14th & V | Langston Room | October 16, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Events at 5th & K

IVLP Opening Lunch - Saudi Arabia: School Administration
5th & K | The Loft | October 16, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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


Busboys and Poets Books Presents: Aja Monet
5th & K | Cullen Room | October 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome poet Aja Monet to 5th and K. 


Events at Brookland

Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | October 16, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Mr. Skip 


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Banjo Man
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | October 16, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Banjo Man 


A DC Science Café Event… Extreme Seeing!
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | October 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Our eyes gift us with access to the colors, shapes, textures, motions, and spatial contests of our world. Come out to DC Science Cafe, now in its seventh year, DC Science Cafe is brought to you with support from DC Science Writers Association. Free and open to the public. 


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Lauren Bullock
Shirlington | Robeson Room | October 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: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Drum Lady K
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | October 16, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Drum Lady K