What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, December 4, 2017

Events at 14th & V

A People’s History Trivia Night
14th & V | Langston Room | December 4, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Are you 'A People's History' buff? Join us for a fun night of questions and answers about the history often missing from textbooks---- the role of women, people of color, labor, and other social movements!


Premiere Film Screening |  Patriotic Treason: The Story of John Brown
14th & V | Langston Room | December 4, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

PATRIOTIC TREASON: The Story of John Brown Film Screening / Stage Reading


IVLP Business Luncheon
14th & V | Langston Room | December 4, 2017 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 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

Private Luncheon: IVLP Group
5th & K | The Loft | December 4, 2017 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Private event in the Cullen Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call us at the events office @ 202-302-1914.


Private Event: IIE Opening Lunch: Portugal Design, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation
5th & K | Cullen Room | December 4, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 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

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Charity Blackwell
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | December 4, 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: Featuring - Drum Lady K   12.4.17
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | December 4, 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 


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Featuring - Banjo Man 12.4.17
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | December 4, 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 


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by KaNikki J
Shirlington | Robeson Room | December 4, 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: Featuring - The Great Zucchini 12.4.17
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | December 4, 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