Friday, December 12, 2008

PAST: Events this week at Busboys & Poets, SAT, Dec 13th - WED, Dec 17th

Events this week at both of Busboys DC Locations. For more info, and Shirlington, VA events, visit

SATURDAY, December 13th
9:00am @ 5th & K
CHANGE is Coming Meeting

Since the election, the challenges we face -- and our responsibility to take action -- have only gotten more urgent. Connect with fellow supporters, make progress on the issues you care about, and help shape the future of your community and our country. All are welcome.

SATURDAY, December 13th
11:00pm @ 5th & K
FILM: Focus In! Cinema for a conscious community
Screening of Interrogate This: Psychologists Take on Terror

Should psychologists help the military interrogate national security detainees? Interrogate This presents a troubling and deeply human story illustrating the complexities encountered when national security, psychology, politics, ethics and morality collide.

SUNDAY, December 14th
9:00am @14th & V
CHANGE is Coming Meeting
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SUNDAY, Decmeber 14th
FILM: 8:00pm @ 14th & V
Focus In! Cinema for a conscious community
Screening of Come Walk in My Shoes

This award-winning documentary about Congressman John Lewis provides a fresh, first-person perspective on the non-violent protests that challenged segregation laws in the South and led to the passage of the Voting Rights Act in 1965. Sponsored by Video Action.

TUESDAY, December 16th
OPEN MIC: 9:00pm @ 14th & V

Open Mic Poetry A Busboys and Poetry Event - Tuesday Night Open Mic! Open mic wristbands will be sold all day starting at 10AM in the bookstore until sold out. You may purchase up to 4 wristbands per person. Doors and Open Mic List opens at 8:15 PM. $4 Admission

WEDNESDAY, December 17
BOOK TALK: 7:00pm @ 5th & K

Tom Gjelten will sign and discuss Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba, a unique history of Cuba, captured in the life and times of the famous rum dynasty. Now National Public Radio correspondent Tom Gjelten tells the dramatic story of one family, its business, and its nation, a 150-year tale with the sweep and power of an epic.

WEDNESDAY, December 17
OPEN MIC: 8:00pm @ 5th & K
A Busboys and Poetry Event Open Mic Poetry!

Hosted by Charlotte Fox/Genesis Poets. Free and open to all. List opens at 7:45 PM.

WEDNESDAY, December 17
MUSIC: 9:00pm @ 14th & V
Live Music: Pop/Jazz/Indie
There is a $10 Admission for this event

Hump Day Groovez featuring Danni Rosner. With a voice fueled by observation and fused to the feelings of the heart comes the music of Danni Rosner - singer, songwriter and composer.

1 comment:

  1. can't wait to catch Danni Rosner at Busboys and Poets.