Community Calendar: 3/15-3/28

Note: Please double check to ensure that prospective events are still happening as events are being postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19-related social distancing.

Recurring Events

Free Job Training, Jobs in the Low Voltage Field, at Frazier House 4600 Spring Ave. 7:30 am-3 pm. This is 4-week program. Info: Jasmine Anderson, jasmine.anderson@zwhjcoc.org.

Silver Stories Storytelling Circle, Meditation Yoga at Bishop Arts Theatre215 S. Tyler St.10-11 am. Free. Contact Tiffany Jackson: 214-948-0716 ext.307. 3/5-4/23

Free Tax Help atDr.MLK, Jr. Branch Library, 2922 Dr. MLK, Jr. Blvd. Thursdays 11 am-3 pm. Feb. 1st – April 15th. 

Feeding The Needy Hosted by Hollywood Hernandez Liveat1691 Corsicana St., Dallas. 3-5 pm. Sundays.

MARCH 15

Reggae Brunch Buffet at Heroes Lounge 3094 N. 35 Fwy. Dallas. 11 am-3 pm.

Mingling over Mimosas at African American Museum, 3536 Grand Ave. 12 pm. Info: debonairesociety.com.

Neo Soul Sundays, Blue Martini Lounge 7301 Lone Star Dr. Plano 4 pm-12 am.

Women’s History Month Film Series: Hidden Figuresat Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum 300 N. Houston St. 4-6:15 pm. Tickets: dallasholocaustmuseum.com.

Deadline to Register for Miss Black Dallas/Ft. Worth Pageant The Crown of Excellence. Date: 6/27-28 Call 469-812-0144. 

MARCH 17

Glenn Heights City Council Meeting, at City Hall 1938 S. Hampton Rd. Glenn Heights. 7-9:30 pm.

MARCH 18

Slaying the Networking Game at Jamaica Gates Caribbean Cuisine1020 W. Arkansas Ln. Arlington 12-2 pm. Tickets; bit.ly.com.

Morgan State University Texas Concert Tour at Inspiring Body of Christ Church, 7701 S. Westmoreland Rd. 7 pm. Ticket: Free.

Jarvis Christian College 108 Founders’ Day & Gospel Explosion Featuring Bri Babineaux at Hawkins Campus 7 pm. Tickets: www.jarvis.edu.

MARCH 19

Jarvis Christian College J.N. Ervin Founders Convocation w/ Rev. Dr. Cynthia Hale at Smith-Howard Chapel 10 am. Info: www.jarvis.edu

Morgan State University Texas Concert Tour at Greater Community Missionary Baptist Church, 126 E. Park Row, Arlington. 7 pm. Tickets: Free.

Grown Folks Jazz featuring George King, at Warehouse on Berry, 1125 E. Berry St. Ft. Worth. 7-10 pm. for Info@jimaustinonline.com.

MARCH 20-21

TBAAL Presents Downtown Dallas Comedy at Clarence Muse Café, 1309 Canton St. 9 pm. for both days. Tickets: Ticketmaster.com.

MARCH 20-22

Sherri Shepherd Kicks off 2nd Annual Mansfield Film Festival at Farr Best Theater, 109 N Main St, Mansfield. 7 pm. Festival runs from 3/20-22 Tickets: www.mifftexas.com

MARCH 20

Girls Night Out: “A Season of Sisterhood,” St. Philips School, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. 6 pm Friday-8 am Saturday Register: stphilips1600.org.

33rd Annual Freedom Fund Scholarship Gala, Emcee Cheryl Smith at Ruthe Jackson Center 311 S. Carrier Pkwy. Grand Prairie. 7 pm. Tickets: EHolocventbrite.com.

Natural Change Band at Babb Brothers BBQ and Blues Trinity Groves 3015 Gulden Ln. #105. 7-10 pm.

2020 Pioneer Hall of Fame & Preeminence Awards Gala Featuring Zapp at Jarvis Christian College, 1470 US Hwy 80 E PR 7631, Hawkins.E. W. Rand Center, 7:30-11 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

Film Fridays – Love & Basketball at South Dallas Cultural Center 3400 S. Fitzhugh Ave. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

MARCH 21

DeSoto DISD Female Leadership Forum 2020 at DeSoto High School, 600 Eagle Dr. 8 am-3 pm. Reg:www.desotoisd.org/FLF2020.

Female Leadership Forum hosts DeSoto ISD at DeSoto High School, 600 Eagle Dr. 8 am-3 pm. Tickets: desotoisd.org.

Invested In Your Success Presents: Project MLK at 2922 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Registration: 8:30 am. Event starts at 9 am.

Texas 23rd Senate District Democratic Convention at Yvonne Ewell Townview Magnet Center, 1202 E. 8th St. 9 am-3:30 pm. Pre-register in advance at 2020.texasdemocrats.org

State of Black Women & Mental Health at Paul Quinn College, 3837 Simpson-Stuart Rd. 9:30-11:30 am. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

Broken But not Destroyed Ministries Annual Luncheon at 900 N. Polk St. DeSoto. 11 am-3 pm. Tickets: www.paypal.me

Known Woman Bible Study Series at Aloft Plano, 6853 North Dallas Pkwy. 1-3 pm.Tickets: Eventbrite.com. 

Women’s History Month, Mable M. White Lecture, Dr. Sheila Bailey at the African American Museum 3536 Grand Ave. 2 pm. Free.

Jarvis Christian College 108 Founders’ Day Step Show and After Party w/ Webbie Concert at Jarvis C.C. E.W. Rand Center, Hawkins. 7 pm. Tickets: 903-730-4890 ext. 3003.

Nothing But Neo Soul & Poetry at Sway’s Room in R.L. Lounge 1175 N. Watson Rd. Arlington. 9 pm. Tickets: instantseats.com.

MARCH 22

Soulful Sunday Brunch, at The Lemonade Lounge 1411 E. Campbell Rd. #1200, Richardson. 12 noon.

Senior Pastor Installation of Rev Yvette R. Blair-Lavallais, guest preacher Rev. Dr. Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr. at The First Christian Methodist Church, 7575 S. Hampton Rd. 3 pm. 

Shades of Blue Colon Cancer Awareness Event at Hilton Garden Inn, 800 N. Main St. 3:30-7:30 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

MARCH 23-29

Let My Gate Be Open Conference at 9560 Skillman St. Ste. 116. 7 pm every night & 3 pm Sunday. For more info: 214-650-0130.

MARCH 23

RBCA Job Placement Workforce Orientations at 2627 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. 9:30 am. Info: 214-565-8946.

MARCH 24

Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosts Power Hourat 135 S. Jefferson St. Irving. 11:30 am-1 pm. Register: irvinghcc.com

MARCH 25-26

Ser Mujer Women’s Conference 2-Day Entrepreneurship Event at Hilton 815 Main St. Ft. Worth. For more info: Emma Trevino 469-549-3649.

MARCH 25

Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosts Networking Mixer at Boi Na Braza at Toyota Music Factory 310 W. Las Colinas Blvd, Irving 5:30-7 pm. Register: irvinghcc.com

Master Plan Update Presentation at Fair Park First, 3809 Grand Ave. 6-8 pm. Free info: Eventbrite.com.

Gregory Porter & Ledisi at The Theatre at Grand Prairie 1001 Performance Pl. 7 pm. Tickets: www.AXS.com.

MARCH 26-27

CityLab High Summit, AD EX, 325 North St. Paul St. Thursday 6 pm. Friday Summit, CityLab High School, 912 S Ervay St. Info: www.citylabhsfoundation.org.

MARCH 26

Stomp the Runway – Men Against Abuse 2020 at Nordstrom Galleria, 5220 Alpha Rd. 6-9 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

After Care Grief Support Group Meeting, Diana Thornton License Therapist. at Black and Clark Funeral Home, 2517 E. Illinois Ave. 6:30-8 pm.

Celebration of Toni Morrison at Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture 2719 Routh St. 6:30-8 pm. Tickets: 35468.blackbaudhosting.com. 

Grown Folks Jazz featuring Soulful Soundz at Warehouse on Berry, 1125 E. Berry St. Ft. Worth. 7-10 pm. Info@jimaustinonline.com.

MARCH 27

Engage Dallas 2020 Fireside Chat with Mayor Eric Johnson, The Bomb Factory, 2713 Canton St. 8 am-4 pm. Info: mayorstarcouncil.org.

5th Annual Big Hero Appreciation Day at Irving Police Department, 305 N. O’Connor Rd. 11 am-2 pm. For more info: 469-212-8345.

Fabulously Funny Comedy Festival feat. Mike Epps & D. Ellis at The Theatre at Grand Prairie, 1001 Performance Pl. 7 pm. Tickets: AXS.com. 

MARCH 28

Dallas African American Tour Black History at J. B. JACKSON, JR.  Dart Transit Center, 1423 J.B. Jackson, Jr. Blvd. 9 am. Tickets & Info: https://www.hiddenhistorydfw.com/

Positive Reflection Ministries Free Groceries, Pleasant Zion M.B.C. 1910 N. St Augustine Rd. 10 am-1 pm. Info: 214208-5536 

Princess Tea Party at Duncanville Rec. Center 201 James Collins Blvd. 10 am-1 pm. Info: call 972-780-5070.

Metropolitan Dallas Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Community Health & Wellness Expo at Dr. MLK, Jr. Rec. Center 2901 Pennsylvania Ave. 10 am-2 pm.

Stomp Wars 2020 World Championships at UTA College Park Center, 601 Center St. Arlington. 11 am-9:30 pm. Tickets: ticketing.axs.com.

There’s Victory in Your Voice Women’s Expo, hosted by La Tonya M. Donaldson, Emcee, Shavonda with a “V,” The Studio USA, 801 W. Irving Blvd. Irving. 1-6 pm. Tickets Eventbrite.com.

Neo Soul Brunch Experience at One Love Lounge, 2315 S. Cooper St. Arlington. 2-6 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com. 

Women’s History Month, Estella Doty Young Leaders Lecture, Erin P.S. Dowell, J.D at the African American Museum 3536 Grand Ave. 2 pm. Free.

MexTour Live Returns to City Hall Plaza, 1500 Marilla St. 4-8 pm. Free Tickets: www.mextour.org

2020 Honors Awards Banquet for District 3, host Councilman Casey Thomas, II at Dallas Baptist University, 3000 Mountain Creek Pkwy. 7 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc 25th Anniversary Gala at Courtyard by Marriott, 4330 Courtyard Way, Flower Mound. 7 pm-12 am. Tickets: dstdcac.org. 

…Connection Dancing Beyond Borders, Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr. Richardson. 7:30-9:30 pm. Tickets: www.attpac.org

Raheem DeVaughn at Music Hall at Fair Park 909 1st Ave. 8 pm. Tickets: Ticketmaster.com.

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