What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Events at 5th & K

Busboys and Poets Books Presents: Michael Twitty
5th & K | Cullen Room | December 10, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome renowned culinary historian and author Michael Twitty to Busboys and Poets to discuss his new book "The Cooking Gene."


Events at Hyattsville

The Life Center - Holiday Party
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | December 10, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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


Events at Shirlington

Youth Open Mic, Shirlington
Shirlington | Robeson Room | December 10, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Youth-focused and youth-led, Youth Open Mic is a monthly series that features student poets, singers, musicians and actors from the DC/Maryland/Virginia area. Middle school and high school students are encouraged to come share their art in our supportive, progressive, artistic atmosphere.


Events at Takoma

Jazz & Verse Open Mic
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | December 10, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sunday Jazz & Verse Open Mic Poetry & Jazz Night! A Busboys and Poetry Event. Every second Sunday, cap off brunch with two hours of incredible music and poetry! Audiences can expect a diverse array of spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians and more with a Jazz soundtrack! It will feature the sounds of a professional Jazz Band to groove us into the night. All are welcomed to perform, or enjoy a night of Jazz & Verse!