What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Private Event: Center City Public Charter Schools
14th & V | Langston Room | May 9, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes Center City Public Charter Schools for this private event in the in the Langston Room. To plan your event, complete our online form here or contact us at the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Private Event: Staff Retreat
14th & V | Langston Room | May 9, 2018 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes the staff of FHI 360 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

Wednesday Night Open Mic hosted by Simpy Sherri 05.09.18
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 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.


Private Event: The Center for Popular Democracy
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 9, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes The Center for Popular Democracy for this private event. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Events at Brookland

Science Café 360
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 9, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join the Clinical Translational Science Institute-Children’s National (CTSI-CN) for Science Café 360, Screen Time: Engaging Youth to Develop Video Games that Increase Healthy Behaviors and Reduce Health Disparities in the Pearl Bailey Room. 


Events at Hyattsville

Maranda Curtis Listening Session
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 9, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Come out for a listening session with Maranda Curtis Maranda has been offered the opportunity to share the stage with such gospel artists as Pastor John P. Kee, Kurt Carr, and Youthful Praise. Maranda lives by the belief, “Worship is not a matter of skill; it’s a lifestyle!”


Events at Takoma

Grapevine: Storytelling Series
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 9, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

COME HEAR IT AT THE GRAPEVINE @ Busboys and Poets, Takoma SECOND WEDNESDAYS @ 7:30 PM! Tim Livengood and Noa Baum host The Grapevine Spoken Word Series. Celebrate the timeless Art of Storytelling, with Truths, Folktales, Rumors, and everything in between! $15 suggested Donation