What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, April 9, 2018

Events at 14th & V

An American Sickness with Busboys and Poets Books
14th & V | Langston Room | April 9, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author Elisabeth Rosenthal to 14th and V to discuss her book. In AN AMERICAN SICKNESS: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back, Rosenthal provides an in-depth analysis of how, in the past twenty-five years, the healthcare system has begun to focus less on the patient and more on revenue.


Events at 5th & K

Private Event: State Department IVLP Luncheon
5th & K | Cullen Room | April 9, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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


Private Event: IVLP Luncheon
5th & K | The Loft | April 9, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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


Events at Brookland

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Zig Zag the Magic Man 4.9.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | April 9, 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


CELEBRATING NATIONAL POETRY MONTH! Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Orville Walker 4.9.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | April 9, 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: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Mr. Skip 4.9.18
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | April 9, 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. Skip 


Events at Shirlington

CELEBRATING NATIONAL POETRY MONTH! Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by 13 of Nazareth 4.9.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | April 9, 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: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Drum Lady K 4.9.18
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | April 9, 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