What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Food Tank Summit Reception/Dinner
14th & V | Langston Room | February 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Food Tank welcomes you to join more than a dozen Washington, D.C., Food Tank Summit speakers at Busboys and Poets on February 28th at 6:00PM for an intimate reception and dinner to “Celebrate the Next Generation of Young Food Leaders.”

14th & V | Langston Room | February 28, 2018 | 10:00 am - 2:30 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

Wednesday Night Open Mic hosted by Dwayne B
5th & K | Cullen Room | February 28, 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.

House Hunters: Navigating DC Housing When You Have a Mental Illness
5th & K | Cullen Room | February 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Having stable, safe, and affordable living conditions are just as essential for individuals working toward recovery from mental illness as accessibility to services and support. Please join us as we discuss house hunting with a mental illness in DC. 

Get to Know the Founder of Mavuno
5th & K | The Loft | February 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come spend an evening at Busboys and Poets, hear the inspiring story of Mavuno, and meet and mingle with David and colleagues. Children are more than welcome to join. We also encourage you to bring musical instruments to this casual event. 

Events at Brookland

Bingo Fundraiser
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | February 28, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Support a great cause and have the chance to win $2000 worth of prizes at the same time! iFLY Youth’s Bingo Night Fundraiser will raise money to support travel costs and accommodations for ten girls selected from E.L. Haynes Middle School to participate in our international education programming trip to La Fortuna, Costa Rica in the Summer of 2018.