What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Annabelle Gurwitch: WHEREVER YOU GO, THERE THEY ARE
14th & V | Langston Room | April 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Politics and Prose at Busboys and Poets 14th & V welcomes Annabelle Gurwitch to present her new book "Wherever You Go, There They Are: Stories About My Family You Might Relate To."


Private Event: Let Her Learn: Stopping School Pushout
14th & V | Langston Room | April 26, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The National Women’s Law Center will host a discussion on education barriers facing girls in their new series of reports, Let Her Learn: Stopping School Pushout. The event will feature panel discussions with girls and civil rights leaders about strategies to end school pushout and ensure success for all students. The National Women’s Law Center has been working to expand opportunities for women and girls for the past 45 years. Learn more about the Let Her Learn initiative here!


Student Reading
14th & V | Langston Room | April 26, 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

Wednesday Night Open Mic hosted by Dwayne B
5th & K | Cullen Room | April 26, 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.


Taste of Science Festival
5th & K | Cullen Room | April 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join taste of science DC on April 26 as Dr. Hannah Wakeford takes us through the exciting world of exoplanet exploration! 


Farewell Dinner Gathering
5th & K | The Loft | April 26, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Private event in the Loft. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or at the events office @ 202-332-1914.


Events at Brookland

Science Café 360
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | April 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Dr. Lisa Tuchman, Chief of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Children's National Health System, as she discusses her research on care coordination to help patients with special health care needs transition to adult care.