What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by Gowri K 3.27.2018
14th & V | Langston Room | March 27, 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.

NWLC Screening of the Women’s March Documentary & Discussion
14th & V | Langston Room | March 27, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join us in the Langston Room for the NWLC Screening of the Women’s March Documentary & Discussion. The National Women’s Law Center invites you to join millennial women, advocates, and organizers from across D.C. for a screening of the short documentary film Women’s March and a discussion on the state of women’s rights and activism a year after the historic Women’s March.

Events at 5th & K

Private Event: Professional Specifications Writers Monthly Meeting
5th & K | Cullen Room | March 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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

Events at Brookland

BUSBOYS AND POETS & @BeltwaySlamDC Present: the BELTWAY POETRY SLAM 3.27.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | March 27, 2018 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUSBOYS AND POETS & @BeltwaySlamDC Presents: the BELTWAY POETRY SLAM. DC's only Poetry Slam, Inc certified slam event meets the last Tuesday of every month at Busboys and Poets' Brookland location.

Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | March 27, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join the DC Coalition of Disabilit Service Providers for this Reception and Karaoke! Developmental Disability Awareness Month seeks to bring attention to the positive impact people with disabilities make in our communities and promotes a message of inclusion and acceptance for everyone. Come and celebrate the many accomplishments and successes that the District’s citizens have made. The Coalition will be supplying the venue, the food and the Karaoke. Beverages of your choice are on your own. Please RSVP with IParegol@DC-Coalition.org. (We are limited to 90 attendees.)

Events at Hyattsville

Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Meeting
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | March 27, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Join us for a meeting to learn more about local food policy and all the good work being done in our County. Join a workgroup discussion and engage with organizations working to support local farms and bring healthy, sustainably produced food to their neighborhoods.

Events at Shirlington

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Zig Zag the Magic Man 3.27.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | March 27, 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: Zig Zag the Magic Man

Bread and Roses: 3.27.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | March 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bread & Roses is a monthly labor series that features a variety of events focused on workers and organized labor. Each month brings a new topic through interactive discussions, film screenings, and performances. 

PRIVATE EVENT: Arlington Senior Democrats
Shirlington | Robeson Room | March 27, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Monthly luncheon and discussion in the Robeson Room hosted by the Arlington Senior Democrats.

Events at Takoma

Mental Health Inc., with Busboys and Poets Books
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | March 27, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author Art Levine to discuss his new bookMental Health, Inc.: How Corruption, Lax Oversight and Failed Reforms Endanger Our Most Vulnerable CitizensBooks will be available for purchase before and after the event. Please contact books@busboysandpoets.com with questions.