What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Brunch is Hell with Busboys and Poets Books
14th & V | Langston Room | December 6, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome hosts of the hit podcast and public radio show The Dinner Party Download to Busboys and Poets to discuss their new book "Brunch is Hell."


Events at 5th & K

Wednesday Night Open Mic hosted by Chris Thomas
5th & K | Cullen Room | December 6, 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.


Carol Schwartz in Conversation with Andy Shallal Presented by Busboys and Poets Books
5th & K | The Loft | December 6, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome former at-large D.C. Council member and five-time mayoral candidate Carol Schwartz to Busboys and Poets to discuss her autobiography “Quite a Life! From Defeat to Defeat … and Back,” about her life story as well as a front-row view of local D.C politics spanning five decades. She will be joined in conversation with Andy Shallal. 


Events at Brookland

10 Year Anniversary Black Benefactors
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | December 6, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Black Benefactors as we commemorate 10 years of giving time, talent and treasure to nonprofits that serve the black community in the Washington, DC region. Black Benefactors is a giving circle with a mission to enhance the well-being of Black children, youth and families by encouraging philanthropy, community service and advocacy in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.


Events at Takoma

CANCELLED - The Village - Co-working + Childcare = Parenting Bliss
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | December 6, 2017 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Need a break? Come co-work, catch up on reading, study, or relax while your children are entertained. Your ticket includes a table, free wifi, and some alone time (which really is priceless)!