What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Latin American Youth Center Community Event
14th & V | Langston Room | May 3, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

You are invited! The Youth Transitions Collaborative is hosting a community arts event that will feature artists who will showcase their work on mental health within communities of color. This event is the first event as part of their Mental Health in Color series. Light refreshments will be served at this event. RSVP required!


Events at 5th & K

Wednesday Night Open Mic hosted by Chris Poetryzchyld Thomas | Featuring Piel Cafe Poetry
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 3, 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.


Private Event: CloseUp Foundation
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 3, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Private event in the Cullen Room. To plan your event, call our events team at (202) 332 6432


Events at Takoma

A DC Science Café Event… Other Worlds!
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 3, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

For a rare insider view on the profound adventures of the hunt to discover exoplanets—planets circling other stars., join exoplanetary scientist R. Paul Butler, one of the earliest and now most prolific exoplanet hunters, and Steven J. Dick, an astronomer and historian of science who has devoted his career to chronicling humanity’s profound and complex curiosity about other worlds and the life those other worlds might harbor.