What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Events at 5th & K

Private Event: MD|DC Credit Union Association
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 11, 2017 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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


Private Event: Fundraiser for Virginia Democrats
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 11, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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


Events at Hyattsville

Thursday Night Open Mic hosted by 2 Deep
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 11, 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.


Festival of Literary Arts:  Pyramid Atlantic Art Book Making Workshop
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 11, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am

In this long stitch book workshop participants will learn to create a beautiful long stitch book. They walk away with a sewing card and one complete journal, plus the confidence to make many more books!  Presented as part of the 2017 Festival of Literary Arts (FOLA) 


Festival of Literary Arts:  The Business of Book Illustration and Book Cover Art
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 11, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join artists and illustrators Roger James, Francine Haskins, and Michael Brown as they share there insights of the illustration industry.  Presented as part of the 2017 Festival of Literary Arts (FOLA) 


Festival of Literary Arts:  Publishing Your Story: A Conversation about Launching your Literary Mast
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

What are the pros and cons of self-publishing and traditionally publishing a book? Experienced authors and literary professionals will discuss publishing considerations and the publishing process. This introductory panel discussion is for aspiring and new authors. Presented as part of the 2017 Festival of Literary Arts (FOLA)