What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, October 2, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Indigenous People’s Day Teachers Gathering
14th & V | Langston Room | October 2, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Indigenous People’s Day Curriculum Night for DC Area Teachers: D.C. Area Social Justice Educators gathering to share curriculum ideas and strategies for teaching students about Columbus and Indigenous People’s past and present history. RSVP and Sign Up to Share Lessons.


Events at 5th & K

​From Palestine to Diaspora: The Movement for Palestinian Liberation
5th & K | Cullen Room | October 2, 2017 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for a conversation with Palestinian human rights defender Issa Amro and Executive Director of the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights, Yousef Munayyer, about Palestinian approaches to the liberation from Palestine to diaspora. 


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Charity Blackwell
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | October 2, 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.


Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Marsha Goodman-Wood
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | October 2, 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: Marsha Goodman-Wood


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Audrey
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | October 2, 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: Audrey


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by KaNikki J
Shirlington | Robeson Room | October 2, 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: The Great Zucchini
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | October 2, 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: The Great Zucchini