What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Events at 5th & K

Private Event: AC Ford Institute DC Area Alumni Dinner
5th & K | The Loft | April 9, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 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

Author Event: BORN TO BE MORE THAN AN ATHLETE by Paul Mulbah Jr.
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | April 9, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Book signing and discussion of BORN TO BE MORE THAN AN ATHLETE


Events at Hyattsville

HOME STORIES: AN EVENING OF MUSIC, SPOKEN WORD AND COMMUNITY
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | April 9, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Help Recently Arrived Immigrant Youth Share Their Stories at the Univeristy of Maryland's "Home Stories: An Evening of Music, Spoken Word and Community. "


Events at Shirlington

CELEBRATING NATIONAL POETRY MONTH Youth Open Mic, Shirlington
Shirlington | Robeson Room | April 9, 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

CELEBRATING NATIONAL POETRY MONTH Jazz & Verse Open Mic
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | April 9, 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!