What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, May 7, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Private Event: Monthly Teach-In on Social Justice
14th & V | Langston Room | May 7, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes our neighbor St. Augustine Catholic Church for this 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

Revolution in the Air with Busboys and Poets Books
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 7, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome writer and longtime activist Max Elbaum to discuss the new edition of his acclaimed book Revolution in the Air, a definitive study of how radicals from the sixties movements embraced twentieth-century Marxism, deconstructing the notion that sixties radicalism was a parochial movement for students and hippies.


Private Event: IVLP Luncheon
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 7, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes IVLP Scholars for this 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 | May 7, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes IVLP Scholars for this private event in the in the Loft. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or contact us at the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Events at Brookland

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Frolic the Fox 5.7.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 7, 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


Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Charity Blackwell 5.7.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 7, 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: Audrey 5.7.18
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 7, 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


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by KaNikki J. 5.7.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | May 7, 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.


Washington Gas Luncheon
Shirlington | Robeson Room | May 7, 2018 | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

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


Events at Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Mr. Jeremiah 5.7.18
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 7, 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. Jeremiah of King Bullfrog