What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Events at 14th & V

“A Stone of Hope” Book Release & Signing
14th & V | Langston Room | August 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the National Juvenile Defender Center as they welcome author and activist Jim St. Germain for a discussion and signing of his new memoir, A Stone of Hope. 


Events at 5th & K

Davis Projects for Peace Summer Showcase/Open Mic
5th & K | Cullen Room | August 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Witness peace through empathy and understanding. This event is open to the public.


Events at Brookland

Medical Education for Patients
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | August 24, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

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


Private Event
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | August 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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


Events at Hyattsville

Thursday Night Open Mic Poetry hosted by E-baby
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | August 24, 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.


Prince George’s Arts and Humanities Meet the Author - Paul Porter
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | August 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet the Author: Paul Porter as he discusses his book "BLACKOUT - My 40 Years in the Music Business". Presented by Prince George's Arts and Humanities Council. 


Events at Takoma

START: Sisters Talking and Reading Together
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | August 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

START: Sisters Talking and Reading Together Series- Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates