Busboys and Poets, Shirlington

The Arlington, VA location of Busboys and Poets, in the Shirlington neighborhood, offers poetry events every Monday evening at 8:00 pm, hosted by Rich Hanks, Benny Blaq, Rebecca Dupas, 2Deep the Poetess, and E-Baby. Third Sundays are devoted to “Other People’s Poetry,” open mic readings of poems we love by others. 15 slots for performers (sign up starts 7:30 pm). Busboys and Poets, 4251 S. Campbell Ave., Arlington, VA. (703) 379-9756. $4 Admission.