Weekly Highlights: Chiraq, Tinashe, Got Peace Basketball Tournament and More!

Is it spring yet? Not quite, but you do need to get ready to turn up your clocks this weekend. (you’re welcome :)) Find the ways to spend the rest of your week before the clock strikes midnight! Always check back for updates and be sure to tell ’em where you found the info!

chiraqMonday, March 7th

Watch Spike Lee’s Chiraq at the Dudley Cafe’s (15 Warren St, Roxbury) at 7:00 pm for first of the month movie night which is free and open to the public. There will be a discussion following the screening. The full cafe menu will be available for purchase.

PrintTuesday, March 8th

The National Black Women’s Society and other great organizations like the AAUW and The Mayor’s Office are providing a Salary Negotiation Workshop at Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building (2300 Washington Street, Roxbury) 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. You’ll get tips on how to get the pay that you deserve. This event is free and open to women. You’ll need to click here to register.

tinashe-05-desktop-vn1Wednesday, March 9th

Tinashe performs at The Wilbur (246 Tremont St) 8:00 p.m. The cost of tickets are $27.00 – $35.00. You can get yours here.

saferissexyThursday, March 10th

Learn about women’s sexual health at A Current Affair at Hibernian Hall (184 Dudley St, Roxbury) 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. You’ll hear from many prominent speakes while enjoying a complimentary dinner. The event is free, but you’ll need to RSVP here.

Get Lifted at the Haley House Cafe (12 Dade St, Roxbury) 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Special guests include, Marsha Auguste, L.U.C.C.I and Hope Inc.

SAGFriday, March 11th

See Sister Outsider Poetry (Dominique Christina and Denice Frohman) an award-winning duo representing some of the top performance poets in the world, at Marran Theater (34 Mellen St, Cambridge) 7:45 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. This event is free. Get tickets here.

basketball-under-spotlight-on-court-600x360Saturday, March 12th

The 4th Annual Got Peace basketball tournament takes place at the Reggie Lewis Center (1350 Tremont St, Roxbury) 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. There will be activities for the whole family including face painting, games and arts and crafts in addition to basketball. Tickets are $3.00 – $5.00. Get yours here.