Community Calendar: 2/23-2/29

Recurring Events

Feeding The Needy Hosted by Hollywood Hernandez Live 1691 Corsicana St., Dallas. 3-5 pm. Sundays.

The Kinsey African American Art & History Collection, African American Museum 3536 Grand Ave. 9/21/19-3/1/20.

Zan Wesley Holmes Lunch and Learn Series at Frazier House 4600 Spring Ave. Dallas. 11:30 am-1 pm. Tuesdays.

Patient Care Technician Training; Oak Cliff Works, Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce, 1001 N. Bishop Ave. Wednesdays. Info: Loren 214-943-4567 x208.

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

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

To Be Young Gifted and Black, at Jubilee Theatre, 506 Main St. Ft. Worth. Times Vary, Tickets: jubileetheatre.org. 2/6-23/20.

Funny You Don’t Like A Negro, at Theatre Three, 2800 Routh St. Ste. 168. Times Vary, Tickets: 214-871-3300. 2/20-3/15/20.

A Raisin in the Sun, Featuring Durant Searcy at Theatre Arlington, 305 W. Main St. Tickets and times: 817-275-7661. 2/14-3/8/20.

FEBRUARY 23

Mardi Gras Oak Cliff Parade, host Go Oak Cliff. The parade route runs along Davis St. from Nova into the heart of Bishop Arts. 4-6 pm. Info: gooakcliff.org.

A Night of a 1000 Laughs, hosted by Alfred Kainga at The Island Spot, 2661 Midway Rd. 6-9 pm. 

FEBRUARY 24

Southern Dallas Community Briefing, The DEC at RedBird, 3662 Camp Wisdom Rd. 6:30-8 pm. Free.

The History of Civil Rights in America, The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh St. 6:30-8 pm. Tickets: 35468audhosting.com.

FEBRUARY 25

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

A Fat Tuesday Gathering, Tipsy Tuesday Daiquiri Shoppe, 2457 N. Hampton Rd. DeSoto. 6-9 pm.

FEBRUARY 26

Black History Program at Ideal Family Church, 1000 E. Redbird Ln. 7-8:30 pm.

Women of the West Bible Study, Friendship-West Baptist Church 2020 W. Wheatland Rd. Wed. 7 pm.

DFWJAMSESSION Presents Open Mic, Sandaga 813, 813 Exposition Ave. 9 pm-1 am. Tickets: rcandthegritz.com.

FEBRUARY 27

Join the Small Business Expo, host WERE Community at Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, 650 S. Griffin St. 10 am-5:30 pm. Eentbrite.com.

Brown Lady “We Want You in Our Network,” Business Lounge Dallas, 13740 Midway Rd. Suite 528. 12-2 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

Connect Dallas Mobility Fair and Symposium hosted by the City of Dallas at Briscoe Carpenter Center in Fair Park. 4-7 pm.

Intuit Black Business Panel at Intuit. 5601 Headquarters Dr. Plano 5:30-8 pm. Free Eventbrite.com.

Arlington Black Chamber February General Meeting at Brickhouse Lounge of Arlington, 2525 E. Arkansas Ln. #253. 6-8 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

Black History Month Mixer, host North Dallas Suburbia at Blends Daiquiri Lounge, 2810 E. Trinity Mill Rd. #145. 6:30-11 pm. 

FEBRUARY 28 – MARCH 1

The Melanin MANIFESTival at 4 The Culture Studio, 115 N. Carroll St. Times Vary. Tickets: Eventbrite.com

FEBRUARY 28-29

Sheryl Underwood at Addison Improv, 4980 Belt Line Rd. #250 7:30 pm & 9 pm. Tickets: improvtx.com

FEBRUARY 28

Black History Month Event at Restland Funeral Home, 13005 Greenville Ave. 3-4 pm.

DeSoto Arts Commission presents-The Dallas Black Dance Theatre, DeSoto High School-Eagle Stadium, 700 Eagle Dr. 7-9 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

Ladies First Monthly Mixer at One Love Lounge, 2315 S. Cooper St. Arlington. 7 pm-12 am. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

I Am Africa Art Show at WrightArt, 830 Exposition Ave. 7-10 pm. Tickets: wrightarttwinse.bigcartel.com.

FEBRUARY 29

WAYO & City of Dallas Casey Thomas/Homeless Expo 2020, Crozier Hall2218 Bryan St. #105. 9 am-1 pm.

Hidden History Tour – Black History Alive and Well, Dart Transit Center, 1423 J.B.Jackson, Jr. Blvd. 9 am. Book Tour: https://www.hiddenhistorydfw.com/

2nd Annual Dallas Black College Expo Performance by Senoj at Paul Quinn, 3837 Simpson Stuart Rd. 9 am-5 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com.

The Dr. MLK Fresh Produce Distribution Center, Bldg. A 2929 Dr. MLK, Jr. Blvd. 10 am-2 pm.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority’s-DFW Joint Founders Day Luncheon, Sisterhood: The Call…The Journey…The Destination… Irving Convention Center, 500 West Las Colinas Blvd. 11 am.

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

Chris Tucker, atThe Theatre Grand Prairie 1001 Performance Pl. 8 pm. Tickets: AXS.com.