Busboys and Poets Book Club in Shirlington

Do you enjoy relaxing and opening the imagination with a good read? Launched in February 2011, Busboys and Poets presents a monthly Book Club for lively and thought-provoking discussions with a wide array of books surrounding social conscience and artistic sensibilities. Selected books can be purchased on-site at the Global Exchange Fair Trade store at Shirlington.

When & Where

Shirlington| Third Saturday of every month; 9-11 AM


Free and open to all


Kurt | Kurt@busboysandpoets.com

Busboys and Poets Book Club in Hyattsville

This monthly book club meets on the last Saturday of the month to discuss books that align with the Busboys and Poets mission and address/highlight social justice issues. Our bookstore makes sure to carry the books our book club members choose to make it easy and accessible for all our members. Our members understand the importance of supporting local businesses, especially their local bookstore, and make a conscious effort to purchase their books in-house, whenever possible.

When & Where:

Hyattsville | Last Saturday of the month | 9-11 AM


Free and open to all


Kurt | Kurt@busboysandpoets.com

2014 Book Selections:

Check out the Hyattsville Busboys Facebook Page for upcoming books in 2014 here.

2013 Book Selections:

April Harvest of Empire by Juan Gonzalez
May The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
June Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
July Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
August The King Years by Taylor Branch

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