Events Calendar

Explore our city’s upcoming humanities events from performances and lectures to celebrations and multi-media experiences. These public events are created and hosted by either HumanitiesDC, our grantees or local partners. To submit an event for consideration, please complete this form.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

DMV Youth Poet Laureates showcase w/ O-Slice

April 5, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Witness tomorrow’s leaders today as all of our area’s Youth Poet Laureates lift their voices (representing DC, Montgomery Co., Prince George’s Co. and Arlington Co.) –

Special Guest performance by O-Slice

DMV Youth Poet Laureates: Allison Xu, Ribka Desta, Sophia Hall

+ The Baltimore YPL: A’niya Taylor

Music by DJ Shablast

All Ages, food and drink menu available, RSVPing on Eventbrite qualifies you for prizes.

Space is limited, early arrival suggested to guarantee seating and entry.


Part of the Words Beats & Life Festival happening April 4-9th. More info at

Sponsored by: Words Beats & Life Inc, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, National Endowment for the Arts, Humanites DC, CapitalBop, Sound Exchange

Event Details

Host: Words Beats & Life Inc.
Date: April 5, 2023 @ 6pm
Location: Busboys and Poets Baltimore
Event fee: Free
Registration Event link:

For More Information

Contact: Patrick Washington
Phone: (202) 667-1192


April 5, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Words Beats and Life
View Organizer Website


Busboys and Poets Baltimore
3224 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218 United States
+ Google Map

Bring some humanity to your inbox:

Subscribe to our Newsletter.

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: . You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact