What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Tuesday Night Open Mic with host Gowri K
14th & V | Langston Room | November 28, 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.

Trivia with Max and Kris of Busboys and Poets Books
14th & V | Langston Room | November 28, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Shake off the turkey blues and join Busboys and Poets Books as we bring trivia to 14th and V on Tuesday, November 27. Teams of two to four will have an opportunity to show off their book smarts with eight rounds of questions. We'll bring the prizes, you bring the brains.

Events at Brookland

Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | November 28, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUSBOYS AND POETS & @BeltwaySlamDC Presents: the BELTWAY POETRY SLAM. DC's only Poetry Slam, Inc certified slam event meets the last Tuesday of every month at Busboys and Poets' Brookland location.  

Events at Hyattsville

Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Meeting
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | November 28, 2017 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Do you want to get more involved in the local food system? It’s much bigger than you’d think! Our food policy council, the Prince George's County Food Equity Council helps local residents grow, sell, and choose healthy foods. Join us for a meeting to learn more about local food policy and all the good work being done in our County. Join a workgroup discussion and engage with organizations working to support local farms and bring healthy, sustainably produced food to their neighborhoods.

Events at Shirlington

Rise + Rhyme:Featuring: Drum Lady K   11.27.17
Shirlington | Robeson Room | November 28, 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 

Bread & Roses- No Room for Refugees: A Program of 4 Short Films (DCIFF)
Shirlington | Robeson Room | November 28, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bread & Roses is a monthly labor series that features a variety of events focused on workers and organized labor. Each month brings a new topic through interactive discussions, film screenings, and performances.