What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Tuesday Night Open Mic Hosted by Joseph LMS Green 06.12.2018
14th & V | Langston Room | June 12, 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:  Rev. Jim Wallis’s 70th Birthday Reception
14th & V | Langston Room | June 12, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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


Events at 5th & K

Private Event: Cooking up Change
5th & K | Cullen Room | June 12, 2018 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes the Healthy Schools Campaign 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.


Red-Carpet Poetry Extravaganza
5th & K | Cullen Room | June 12, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join celebrity poets from Charles Hart Middle School, Ballou Senior High and beyond, as they read their original works from the brand new issue of "hArtworks" magazine, the nation's only inner-city public middle school literary magazine.


Events at Brookland

Science Café 360
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | June 12, 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

CSAHM Chapter meeting
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | June 12, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 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 Takoma

Story Time: E is for Economics
Takoma | Main Dining Room | June 12, 2018 | 9:30 am - 10:00 am

Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome author Veronica Goodman to Takoma for story time! From Adam Smith to Zero Sum, E is for Economics is a humorous, colorful introduction to the language of economics for preschool-age children. Written by an economist, the book features a new economics term for every letter of the alphabet, illustrated by full-color, playful images to entertain parents and children alike as you move from A to Z.