What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, February 19, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Why Bernie Sanders Matters with Busboys and Poets Books
14th & V | Langston Room | February 19, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author Harry Jaffe of "Why Bernie Sanders Matters" in conversation with Symone Sanders and Donna Brazile. Books will be available before and after the event. Please contact books@busboysandpoets.com with question.


Morning Brunch Event
14th & V | Langston Room | February 19, 2018 | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Capitally Magazine will celebrate Audre's inspiring influence with delicious brunch (there will be mimosas!), poetry readings from DC's brightest voices, polaroid decorating, and a chance to snag killer Audre merch!


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Carolyn Malachi 2.19.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | February 19, 2018 | 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.


Rise + Rhyme: Featuring - Groovy Nate
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | February 19, 2018 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Groovy Nate 


A.W.E. Open Mic hosted by Carolyn Malachi 2.19.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | February 19, 2018 | 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: Featuring - Drum Lady K 2.19.18
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | February 19, 2018 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Drum Lady K 


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Lauren Bullock 2.19.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | February 19, 2018 | 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: Featuring - Mr. Lilo 2.19.18
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | February 19, 2018 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: Mr. Lilo