What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, February 5, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Racial justice event
14th & V | Langston Room | February 5, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Please join us in the Langston Room for The Holy Name Society's teach in event.  The topic will be “Know Thyself St. Augustine: 160 Years of Faith in Action; the calling of the Black Catholic church in a Trump era.”


Events at 5th & K

Becoming a Citizen Activist with Busboys and Poets Books
5th & K | Cullen Room | February 5, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author Nick Licata to 5th and K to discuss his new book "Becoming a Citizen Activist." Nick will be joined in conversation with Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal and DC City Councilmember Elissa Silverman.


Events at Brookland

Rise + Rhyme: Featuring - Audrey 2.5.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | February 5, 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: Audrey


Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Charity Blackwell 2.5.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | February 5, 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 - Oh Susannah! 2.5.18
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | February 5, 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: Oh Susannah!


Repast
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | February 5, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by KaNikki J. 2.5.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | February 5, 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 - Frolic the Fox 2.5.18
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | February 5, 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: Frolic the Fox