What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, May 8, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Christopher de Bellaigue: ISLAMIC ENLIGHTENMENT
14th & V | Langston Room | May 8, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Politics & Prose at Busboys and Poets 14th & V welcomes Christopher de Bellaigue to present his new book "The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times."


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Orville Walker
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 8, 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.


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 8, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

A Busboys and Poets in-house series! Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under.


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by 13 of Nazareth
Shirlington | Robeson Room | May 8, 2017 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 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.


Events at Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Storytelling/Performances for Ages 5 and Under featuring Culture Queen
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 8, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Culture Queen creates fun and cultural experiences for your royal children! Join her at Rise and Rhyme for interactive storytelling, music and movement activities that build your prince or princesses child’s self esteem while introducing them to diverse cultures from many royal lands.