What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Team retreat/book study
14th & V | Langston Room | October 5, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:30 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

Arab American Institute Screening of Documentary: “This is Palestine”
5th & K | Cullen Room | October 5, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Arab American Institute invites you to a screening of 'This is Palestine.' The film documents Riverdance founder John McColgan's journey through Gaza and the West Bank. Join us for a discussion following the screening.


Private Event: DC Chapter of Credit Unions Meeting
5th & K | Cullen Room | October 5, 2017 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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


Events at Brookland

​Humanitini:​ DC graffiti art and murals
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | October 5, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

As anyone who rides the Metro knows, graffiti has become an important form of expression in urban areas such as the District of Columbia. Through the efforts of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities and others, this art form has been channeled to generate positive messages that uplift the community. Let’s explore the changing definition of what’s legal in public art.


Events at Hyattsville

Thursday Night Open Mic hosted by DJ Tao
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | October 5, 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 Shirlington

PRIVATE EVENT: South Arlington Kiwanis
Shirlington | Paul's Den | October 5, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Private event in Paul's Den hosted by South Arlington Kiwanis.


Events at Takoma

Self Love DC by Jade & Ebony
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | October 5, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

'Self Love DC' was created to bring women together on this journey of self acceptance. Join Ebony and Jade on this journey.