On the Road Meetup: Influential African Americans
Feb
20
6:30 PM18:30

On the Road Meetup: Influential African Americans

  • The African-American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As part of the monthly On The Road events, join the Walnut Hills Historical Society as we highlight and celebrate the history of many influential African American leaders that have impacted the neighborhood and the city. From pioneering educators and Olympians, to activist,businesspersons and writers, there is a rich story to tell.

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Coffee Talk!
Feb
21
9:00 AM09:00

Coffee Talk!

Curious about the Women's Fund? Eager to learn more?

Beginning August 16, and every third Thursday, The Women’s Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation invites you to meet their Engagement Officer at Coffee Emporium. Her name is Lauren and she’ll be able to chat with you, talk about their latest initiatives, and make connections.

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The Big Fake Wedding Cincinnati
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

The Big Fake Wedding Cincinnati

The Big Fake Wedding is a bridal show alternative in the form of a big, fake wedding. "Wedding guests" are brides- and grooms-to-be who enjoy an emotional vow renewal ceremony, a tasty cocktail-style dinner, and a dance-party reception while truly experiencing the wedding vendors in action. So, bring your dancing shoes, your wedding party, and maybe a tissue or two.

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 3rd Annual Black Feminist Symposium
Feb
22
8:00 AM08:00

3rd Annual Black Feminist Symposium

The Black Feminist Symposium is back, our one-day conference will focus on Black feminist activism, leadership, and research. At the 3rd Annual Black Feminist Symposium, we want to uplift, amplify, historicize, and recognize all Black women* (cis, trans, & non-binary) who are showing up for the real time revolution.

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Parfait Beer Weekly Tapping
Feb
23
12:00 PM12:00

Parfait Beer Weekly Tapping

Join Urban Artifact every Saturday when they open the doors for a new, unique Parfait beer!
In addition to the Parfait beer on tap, they will also have a free build your own parfait bar. Ingredients to create your own parfait will include fresh fruit, oat, and gelato from Dojo Gelato Northside.

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Christine Kim on the Balcony
Feb
23
5:30 PM17:30

Christine Kim on the Balcony

Reprising her appearance at the closing of The Future Is Female, Cincinnati Violinist Christine Kim will again perform on the balcony overlooking Walnut Street. Add another layer to your already special evening at Hamilton: spend a moment or more enjoying Christine's performance at this #free event.

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Barre, Beer & Braxton
Feb
24
10:00 AM10:00

Barre, Beer & Braxton

Spend your Sunday Funday with us and enjoy a 45 minute barre class followed by beer at the brewery! The Pure Barre workout: Full body sweat session! Small, isometric movements that build strength, lengthen and stretch! Bring a yoga mat, water and all your friends!

Bring $10 cash at the door to enjoy class and a beer on us after class!

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Support Group for Women Veterans
Feb
25
10:00 AM10:00

Support Group for Women Veterans

The Women Warrior Renew program is an outpatient therapy group for survivors of military sexual trauma (MST). The group’s mission is to improve the quality of life of Women Veterans who have experienced MST. The group will provide safe and effective techniques for stress relief, greater health and well-being and empowerment.

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Who Wins, Who Loses: Finding Balance in Neighborhood Development
Feb
26
6:00 PM18:00

Who Wins, Who Loses: Finding Balance in Neighborhood Development

Any kind of community development brings change to a neighborhood and requires give and take. What does good, healthy development for a community or the City look like? How are development decisions made? What opportunities are being missed or lost? These are some of the questions that will be addressed by a panel representing various stakeholders involved in keeping Greater Cincinnati dynamic while maintaining the unique character of its neighborhoods.

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Taft's Beer 4 Dinner
Feb
26
6:00 PM18:00

Taft's Beer 4 Dinner

We're hosting a special four course beer dinner at Taft's Brewpourium! Each course will be perfectly paired with delicious beers from Taft's Brewing Company, hand-picked by the brewers themselves. With your ticket comes an arrival beer of your choice. Doors open at 6:00PM, dinner kicks off at 6:30PM.

Menu details coming soon

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Future History Now: Black Business & Development Bus Tour
Feb
28
1:30 PM13:30

Future History Now: Black Business & Development Bus Tour

There are a limited number of seats available for this exciting Black Business & Development Bus Tour, hosted by The Port! Join Mortar as they travel throughout the city to visit several locations and learn how (and where) people can show our support for black-owned business. They’ll also explore the constantly evolving landscape of Cincinnati’s growing business development opportunities.

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Panel: My Baby My Rights My Parent's Choices
Feb
28
4:30 PM16:30

Panel: My Baby My Rights My Parent's Choices

  • United Way of Greater Cincinnati (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join RBC for a discussion with some of Ohio's Top Leaders
"My Baby. My Rights. My Parent's Choices."

This event is for parents, teen parents, teens, community organizations and community leaders. Topics include rights as it relates to minor rights, confidentiality, teen pregnancy/parenting decisions, child support, parental rights, health care privacy, medical consent, housing and more.

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Charles McMicken, UC & the African American Community
Feb
28
5:30 PM17:30

Charles McMicken, UC & the African American Community

The annual Zane L. Miller Symposium focuses this year on concerns about the prominence of Charles McMicken, his known slave holding past, and his relationship to UC. The Student Senate voted to remove McMicken’s name from the College of Arts and Science. UC President Neville Pinto has created a university-wide commission to examine this issue. This is an opportune time for a broader community conversation about this crucial concern.

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Community Conversation: Race, Education & Social Realities
Feb
28
6:00 PM18:00

Community Conversation: Race, Education & Social Realities

  • National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join the Freedom Center for a meaningful conversation in celebration of Black History Month. With the backdrop of the 2019 Black History theme "Black Migrations", which emphasizes the movement of people of African descent to new destinations and subsequently to new social realities, the intentions of this intergenerational conversation is to explore race, education and social realities in the 21st century.

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Future History Now: 'She Did That' Screening & Conversation
Mar
1
6:30 PM18:30

Future History Now: 'She Did That' Screening & Conversation

As we celebrate the start of Women’s History Month, join Mortar at 21c Hotel for an exclusive screening of ‘She Did That.’ In Renae Bluitt’s first cinematic project, she explores the passionate pursuits of Black women and their entrepreneurship journeys. An extension of Renae’s In Her Shoes blog, ‘She Did That.’ offers an intimate peek inside the lives of four Black women entrepreneurs who continuously raise the glass ceiling for future generations.

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Joshua Powell + Anna Applegate
Mar
2
9:00 PM21:00

Joshua Powell + Anna Applegate

The Listing Loon: Beer/Wine/Live Music presents: Solo performances from Joshua Powell (Indy) - hypnotic dream-pop in dayglo carhartt, dusting off the ceiling fans of undersea caves to trap poems in bubbles while swimming too close to sharks. (For fans of Porches, Jim James, Real Estate.) and Anna Applegate (Cincy) - scree of soul, falling rocks of folky essence across an interstate strewn with the boulders of femme expressionism in solid incantations of ambiguous and warm familiarity. (For fans of Fleetwood Mac, Lana Del Rey.)

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Support Group for Women Veterans
Mar
4
10:00 AM10:00

Support Group for Women Veterans

The Women Warrior Renew program is an outpatient therapy group for survivors of military sexual trauma (MST). The group’s mission is to improve the quality of life of Women Veterans who have experienced MST. The group will provide safe and effective techniques for stress relief, greater health and well-being and empowerment.

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Laughs at Taft's w/ Kristen Toomey
Mar
9
8:00 PM20:00

Laughs at Taft's w/ Kristen Toomey

Bombs Away! Comedy has provided fresh, high-caliber stand-up comedy in bars and breweries all over Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. For over a year we have partnered with Taft's Brewing Company to bring the top national touring comedians to their brewery. Along with ticket purchase, each audience member will receive $2 off of each beer they drink all night. This month we are very excited to present, Kristen Toomey!

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BYOB(reakfast)
Mar
13
8:30 AM08:30

BYOB(reakfast)

Rise and shine with your colleagues! BYOB(reakfast) is a story-based learning experience for people invested in the emerging future of inclusion and disability. Join Starfire every second Wednesday of the month from 830am-10am at Starfire. Bring your breakfast and they will supply the coffee and tea. Seekers, Learners, and Partners of all walks welcome.

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Emmaline's Throwback '90s Concert
Mar
15
7:00 PM19:00

Emmaline's Throwback '90s Concert

At this private, throwback '90s theme concert, Emmaline and her band will be putting a modern, soulful twist on all of your favorite '90s songs! From Britney Spears to Destiny's Child to Backstreet Boys and much more, this throwback '90s concert is sure to bring out your nostalgic side.

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LeadHer Mentor Summit 2019
Mar
23
10:00 AM10:00

LeadHer Mentor Summit 2019

Join us on Saturday, March 23rd for our 5th Annual Mentor Event that brings women together from all levels of their careers. The event will offer attendees the opportunity to meet with Mentors who are influential in their industries. Be ready to ask questions, gain new insights and clarity about your career and professional goals. We'll kick off the event with a ”Panel Conversation” followed by our Power Mentoring Sessions.

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BYOB(reakfast)
Apr
10
8:30 AM08:30

BYOB(reakfast)

Rise and shine with your colleagues! BYOB(reakfast) is a story-based learning experience for people invested in the emerging future of inclusion and disability. Join Starfire every second Wednesday of the month from 830am-10am at Starfire. Bring your breakfast and they will supply the coffee and tea. Seekers, Learners, and Partners of all walks welcome.

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Support Group for Women Veterans
Feb
18
10:00 AM10:00

Support Group for Women Veterans

The Women Warrior Renew program is an outpatient therapy group for survivors of military sexual trauma (MST). The group’s mission is to improve the quality of life of Women Veterans who have experienced MST. The group will provide safe and effective techniques for stress relief, greater health and well-being and empowerment.

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Valentine's Day Sweet & Savory Stroll at Findlay Market
Feb
17
11:00 AM11:00

Valentine's Day Sweet & Savory Stroll at Findlay Market

Valentine's Day at Findlay Market is all about the sweet and savory market treats! Celebrate Valentine's Day as a couple, or with friends and family by indulging in scrumptious tasting stations from Findlay Market vendors. Each tasting station includes a different wine pairing courtesy of Market Wines.

Stroll through our heated farmers market farm shed listening to romantic music and tasting delicious food. And don't forget to check out the rest of our merchants' Valentine's Day gift and food specials while you're here!

Tasting Stations:

 All Sweet & Savory Stroll ticket holders will also receive 10% off from the following merchants:

For a complete list of participating vendors and to purchase tickets, visit https://findlay-market-valentines-day-stroll.eventbrite.com.

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Midwest Dhamaka 2019
Feb
16
6:00 PM18:00

Midwest Dhamaka 2019

  • 108 W Central Pkwy Cincinnati, OH 45202-7211 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come out and experience the #MostDope competition of the year! Midwest Dhamaka is proud to be in its 8th year as the University of Cincinnati's premiere Bollywood Fusion Dance Competition! Eight talented teams from all over the country will show off their best moves in the Queen City to compete for a Legends Bollywood Dance Championship and Bollywood America bid.

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Valentine's Dinner
Feb
16
5:00 PM17:00

Valentine's Dinner

What better place to celebrate Valentine’s than at the Taft Museum of Art? Join Taft Museum for their exclusive Valentine’s Dinner, featuring four delicious courses and four specially chosen wine pairings. View the fantastic (and romantic) permanent collection until 8 p.m. The Shop will also be open with last-minute gifts until 8 p.m.

Saturday, February 16
Seatings available at 5 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.

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Workshop: Writing for Change
Feb
16
1:00 PM13:00

Workshop: Writing for Change

Women Writing for (a) Change partners with the Harriet Beecher Stowe House for the fourth program in their ten-part series around the city. The series is designed to explore and consider a variety of cross cultural expressions, and to foster deeper understanding and awareness of different racial, ethnic, and cultural traditions.

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Adventure Hike Series
Feb
16
10:00 AM10:00

Adventure Hike Series

Join Adventure Outpost staff for an off-trail hike as we learn how to translate what’s on the map to what’s underfoot. Maps and compasses are provided. Be sure to pack water and dress for the weather. For ages 12 and up. Miami Whitewater Forest/Timberlakes Program Shelter ($15/person, register by 3 days in advance)

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For Colored Girls
Feb
15
7:30 PM19:30

For Colored Girls

For Colored Girls has inspired and transformed audiences all over. In celebration and honor of the late and great Ntozake Shange; CBTC is thrilled to present its production of this choreopoem Broadway Classic ,stage play and feature film.

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Morning "Happy Hour" Women's Networking
Feb
14
7:30 AM07:30

Morning "Happy Hour" Women's Networking

This month Commonwealth Bistro will be celebrating women’s accomplishments! Free Deeper Roots Coffee, free street parking, and free plays on their vintage jukebox. Spend the morning networking with women. Bring a friend, co-worker, or neighbor. Sponsored by Taylor Career Strategies, Deeper Roots Coffee, and Commonwealth Bistro.

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The Color of Compromise: An Evening with Jemar Tisby
Feb
12
6:00 PM18:00

The Color of Compromise: An Evening with Jemar Tisby

In his book, The Color of Compromise: The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism, historian Jemar Tisby takes us to the root of injustice in the American church, providing a unique survey of American Christianity’s racial past, revealing the concrete and chilling ways people of faith have worked against racial justice. Copies of The Color of Compromise will be available for sale and signing courtesy of Joseph-Beth Cincinnati

6 Pm program/6:30 pm reception

Free and open to the public. Registration required.

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Race, Rage, & Fear: Training our Children to End Racism
Feb
12
6:00 PM18:00

Race, Rage, & Fear: Training our Children to End Racism

  • 6120 Ridge Avenue Cincinnati, OH, 45213 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In the current social and political climate, it is important that those of us seeking to create positive change in our world create opportunities to have real and relevant discussions about race, truth and justice. Join us for an intellectual, though-provoking, honest, and real conversation about Black-White race interactions in the US as we discuss, brainstorm, and work through how to train our children (the next generation) to stop perpetuating racism.

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The List at Listermann
Feb
11
6:30 PM18:30

The List at Listermann

  • Listermann Brewing Company 1621 Dana Ave, Cincinnati 45207 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join Mike Hilinski on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month as he hosts The List @ Listermann Brewing Company! The List is an open mic comedy night featuring some of Cincinnati's best comedians, from brand new comics to seasoned vets. Join us each Monday and start your week of right with some good goofs and some great beer! The List is out at 6:30 and the show starts at 7. The best part is its free!

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New Support Group for Women Veterans
Feb
11
10:00 AM10:00

New Support Group for Women Veterans

The Women Warrior Renew program is an outpatient therapy group for survivors of military sexual trauma (MST). The group’s mission is to improve the quality of life of Women Veterans who have experienced MST. The group will provide safe and effective techniques for stress relief, greater health and well-being and empowerment.

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Rosa Parks
Feb
10
2:00 PM14:00

Rosa Parks

  • The Children's Theater of Cincinnati (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for a performance by The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s touring division, TCT On Tour.
When Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man more than fifty years ago on December 1, 1955, she was tired and weary from a long day of work, little did she know that this simple act would significantly change the course of our nation. Adapted by TCT’s Deondra Kamau Means.
Ideal for children in grades 3-8.

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The Corner: Storytelling for Today - Second Sunday Family Showtime
Feb
10
2:00 PM14:00

The Corner: Storytelling for Today - Second Sunday Family Showtime

The Corner is storytelling for today. It moves kids out of their seats and into worlds painted by thoughtful literature and the rhythm of the spoken word. Whether the story is about a missing sock, choosing a book, or feeling left out, The Cornet delivers on storytelling like a modern-day Shel Silverstein with a rhythmic twist. They do not simply tell stories: they rap them!

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Rosa Parks
Feb
9
11:00 AM11:00

Rosa Parks

  • The Children's Theater of Cincinnati (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for a performance by The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati’s touring division, TCT On Tour.
When Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man more than fifty years ago on December 1, 1955, she was tired and weary from a long day of work, little did she know that this simple act would significantly change the course of our nation. Adapted by TCT’s Deondra Kamau Means.
Ideal for children in grades 3-8.

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African American Read-In at the Main Library
Feb
9
10:00 AM10:00

African American Read-In at the Main Library

  • Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County (Main Library) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County at the Main Library from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. for a celebration of African American literature. Explore the Library's collection of books created by African American authors and illustrators, enjoy a full day of public readings and performances, and get creative with hands-on activities

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Ubuntu Film Series: Music for Mandela Screening
Feb
8
2:00 PM14:00

Ubuntu Film Series: Music for Mandela Screening

  • National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Music for Mandela: A Legacy with a Backbeat explores the role music played in the extraordinary life of one of the world's most important icons. From Nelson Mandela's imprisonment to his release to the present day celebrations of his legacy, the music born out of his inspirational journey is commented on by his closest friends, former exiled musicians, current international artists and community volunteers who use music today to motivate and educate. Combining striking visuals with freedom songs, pop music and hip hop, Music for Mandela: A Legacy with a Backbeat is a stirring tribute to the man himself and to the ultimate power of music.

This program is free with general admission.

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Let's End the Stigma: Have the Conversation
Feb
7
6:00 PM18:00

Let's End the Stigma: Have the Conversation

L.E.T.S Let’s End the Stigma: Have the Conversation

University of Cincinnati’s Infectious Diseases Division is holding a panel to discuss HIV/AIDS in the black community at Revel Urban Winery in OTR. Panelists include Councilwoman Tamaya Dennard, Eva Whitehead, and Tim’m West. Moderated by WLWT News 5 anchor, Colin Mayfield. Caracole to provide HIV testing.

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Parallels
Feb
6
6:30 PM18:30

Parallels

Salon 21 teams up with Cincinnati Soundbox to present four world premieres for piano quintet written by composers from the United States and Poland: Żaneta Rydzewska, Aleksandra Chmielewska, Julia Seeholzer, and Laura Harrison.

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Mayerson JCC Jewish & Israeli Film Festival: Budapest Noir
Feb
4
7:00 PM19:00

Mayerson JCC Jewish & Israeli Film Festival: Budapest Noir

Budapest, 1936. Crime reporter Zsigmond Gordon, a cynic who thinks he has seen it all, gets a tip leading him to an unusual crime scene in a seedy part of the city. Investigating the murder, Gordon enters a world of pornographers, brothels and Communist cells leading to the highest echelons of power – not knowing who to trust, or what ulterior motives are working against him and the truth.

SPECIAL FEATURE: Short film screening of A Thousand Kisses by Richard Goldgewicht.

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