What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Events at 14th & V

2017 Leaders for Democracy Fellowship Closing Reception
14th & V | Langston Room | May 18, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Private event in the Langston Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Youth Workforce Leadership Academy, Session 4
14th & V | Langston Room | May 18, 2017 | 9:30 am - 3:00 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 Event: Children’s Book Guild
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 18, 2017 | 11:30 am - 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.


The Story Collider: Risk
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 18, 2017 | 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

We can all relate to the desire to feel comfortable, safe, secure. But what about those moments when we took a chance and gambled with our relationships, our futures, or even our lives? This month we bring you stories that remind us that on the road to reward, we all have to take some risks. 


Alumni Reception/Meet-Up
5th & K | The Loft | May 18, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 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

Focus In Presents:  A Letter To Niyyah: The Sharon Wise Film
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 18, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Focus-In! Cinema for a Conscious Community Presents a screening of "A Letter To Niyyah: The Sharon Wise Story".  "A Letter to Niyyah" is a story about when your “Under-the-bridge experience” is an opportunity for hope and healing!  Through the lens of healing and hope, the ten-minute viewing session will leave you thinking, crying and feeling hopeful. 


Events at Hyattsville

Thursday Night Open Mic hosted by Rebecca Dupas
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 18, 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.