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Recurring Events

Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello: Paradox of Liberty at African American Museum 3536 Grand Ave. Dallas 10 am-5 pm. Exhibits daily until 1-21-19.

Qualified Homebuilders Needed City of Dallas HIPP Contact: City’s Home Repair; 214-670-3644 housinginspections@dallascityhall.com Until Sept. 2019.

Dallas in the time of Martin Luther King, Jr. at Hall of State at Fair Park 3939 Grand Ave. Tue-Sun 1-5 pm until Jan. 27, 2019.

Dallas Theatre Center Presents: Fetch Clay, Make Man. “What Does it Mean to be a Man in America?” at Dee & Charles Wylie Studio Theatre 2400 Flora St. Dallas now until 1-13-19

Sliver Stories Storytelling Circle at Bishop Arts Theatre 215 S. Tyler St. Dallas. Weekly Free Interactive Workshops. Contact Tiffany Jackson: 214-948-0716 ext.307.

Free Health Screening at Friendship-West Baptist Church 2020 Wheatland Rd. Dallas. After each Sunday service 8:30 am -1 pm. Location: B123.

January 2

NPHC-Dallas 2019 Monthly Meetings at African American Museum 3536 Grand Ave. Dallas 6:30 pm Wednesdays.

Unwind Wednesday’s Comedy Night at Club Odyssey 7439 Westmoreland Rd. Dallas 9 pm-2 am.

22nd Annual La Virgen de Guadalupe Art Exhibit at Oak Cliff Cultural Center 223 W. Jefferson Blvd. Dallas. 11 am-6 pm.

January 3

Soul Jazz Thursdays Feat: Natural Change Band at Sandaga813 813 Exposition St. Dallas. 8 pm-12 am

2019 Public Hearings for HUD Grants at City of Dallas – City Hall 1500 Marilla St. 7 pm-9 pm.

Dallas Fashion Week//January 3-6-2019 Courtyard Marriott 1201 Raiford Rd, Carrollton. 8 pm-11 pm each day.

January 4

The Power of Laughter Heals the Soul – Men’s Edition at Clarence Muse Café 1309 Canton St. Dallas 7:30 pm

Community Reception for Elected Officials Host: HWNT Dallas Chapter at Mercado369 369 W. Jefferson Blvd. 5:30 pm-7 pm. RSVP: dallashispanictxcoc.wliinc24.com

Skating under the Stars at Dr. Pepper Star Center 12700 N. I35 Fwy. Farmers Branch. 12 pm-10 pm. Tickets: discoverfarmersbranch.com

Friday Night’s Groove W/Muddy Groove Band at Canton Events-Dallas 1204 Griffith St. West. 8 pm-1 am.

January 5

The Power of Laughter Heals the Soul – Men’s Edition at Clarence Muse Café 1309 Canton St. Dallas 7:30 pm.

Kappa Alpha Psi “Diamond Affair” Mega J5 @ House of Nupes-108 years of… at House of Blues & Foundation Room 2200 N. Lamar St. Dallas 10 pm-2 am info: Jay Day 469-213-0961

Just us Girls Empowerment Workshop Hosted by Girls Living Life on Purpose, Inc. at 1401 S. Lamar St. Dallas. 11 am-2 pm. Free for Teen Girls Register: www.urbanspecilists.org/justusgirls

Soul Saturday’s Scout at Bastards of Soul! At Scout 1914 Commerce St. Dallas. 9 pm.

Of Our Past: Exhibition at South Dallas Cultural Center 3400 S. Fitzhugh Ave. Dallas 9 am-5 pm.

Who Run the World? Girls – All Female Artist Showcase at Aldeez Caribbean Restaurant & Event Center 7879 Spring Valley Rd. Tickets; instaseats.com

Sankofa Unplugged Open Mic Night at Sankofa Kitchen 3333 Camp Wisdom Rd. Dallas. 9 pm-12 am. Tickets: www.sankofakitchen.com

VIP Coaching Day w/Tiana Von Johnson at Meadows Conference Center 2900 Live Oak St. Dallas. 9 am-4 pm. Tickets: events.r20.constantcontacts.com.

Jambo Means Hello! Learn Kiswahili at Pan African Connection 4466 S. Marsalis Ave. Dallas 11 am. Call 214-943-8262 to sign up.

January 6

Bothem Jean Light Brigade Host Tiffney Lee Billion at 1400 S. Lamar St. Dallas. 6:30 pm-7:30 pm Celebrate his life with lights.

Feeding The Needy! Host: Hollywood Hernandez Live at 1698 Corsicana St. Dallas. 3 pm-5 pm.

Star-Telegram Weddings – January 2019 Bridal Show at Will Rodgers Memorial Center & Facilities 3401 W.  Lancaster Rd. Ft. Worth. 10:30 am-4 pm.

Yoga & Afrobeats A Sensual Yoga-Beat Class at V12 Yoga 600 Harwood St. 2nd Fl. Dallas. 2:30 pm. Tickets: cash.me

January 7

Community Development Corporation Meet-Up at Redbird Entrepreneur Center 3662 W. Camp Wisdom Rd. Dallas. 6 pm-8 pm. Free RSVP: Eventbrite.

2019 Public Hearings for HUD Grants at City of Dallas – City Hall 1500 Marilla St. 7 pm-9 pm.

Marvelous Marriage Monday’s at Friendship-West Baptist Church 2020 W. Wheatland Rd. Dallas. 7 pm-8:30 pm Info: covent@friendshipwest.org

January 8

Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Café Con Nosotros at IHCC Offices 135 S. Jefferson St. Irving 8:30 am.

Seafood Boil at Amberjax Fish Market Grille at Trinity Groves 3011 Gulden Ln. Ste. 107, Dallas. 5 pm-9 pm.

Taco Tuesday at Harwood Tavern Sports Bar 333 S. Harwood Dallas. 4 pm-12 am. Enjoy $2.00 Tacos! Free Parking.