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Community Calendar (March 17 – April 4)

Indypendent Staff Mar 17, 2007

undertrainPHOTO: GLEB MIKHALEV

Upcoming Open Indypendent Editorial Mtgs
Tuesdays March 20 & April 10, 7pm
4 West 43rd Street, Suite 31

ONGOING:

TUESDAYS • 9PM
OPEN MIC: “CARLITO’S PROJECT,” night of
poetry, short stories, music jam, dance,
performance, etc. Advance sign-up with
louis@artforchange.org recommended.
Art for Change
1701 Lexington Ave at 106th Street
212-348-7044 • artforchange.org

WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAYS • 6-9PM
WORKSHOP: FREEGAN BIKE REPAIR.
Transform found bike parts into working
bicycles & build your own bike.
327 West 36th Street, btw 8th & 9th Avenue
• chrisoul7@yahoo.com

SAT MAR 17
3-6pm • FREE/GRATIS
WORKSHOP/TALLER: “VIOLENCIA
DOMESTICA,” trabajador social
y un equipo de profesionales con amplia
experiencia contestaran sus preguntas. En
Español. Sponsored by American Family
Community Services.
37-63 76th Street, Jackson Heights, Queens
718-639-8370 • AFCSofNY@verizon.net

SUN MAR 18
11am–12:15pm • FREE
DISCUSSION: “JOURNALISTS PAY THE PRICE
FOR PURSUING THE TRUTH: A Special Ethical
Action Platform on Press Freedom.”
Bkln Society for Ethical Culture Meeting
House, 53 Prospect Park West,
btw 1st & 2nd Streets
718-768-2972 • bsec.org/events

6pm • FREE
PUPPETS, FILM, SLIDES, MUSIC: THE ROOT
FORCE ROAD SHOW
TIMES UP! Collective Space
49 East Houston Street, btw Mott & Mulberry
• rootforce.org

MON MAR 19
6–8pm • Free dinner & metrocard
WORKSHOP: “KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: TRAINING
FOR LGBTQ HOMELESS.” Shelter safety
trainings open to all shelter residents, sponsored
by Queers for Economic Justice.
Single Parent Resource Center
228 East 45th Street, btw 2nd & 3rd Avenues
212-564-3608 •
queersforeconomicjustice.org

WED MAR 21
7pm • $10 suggested
DISCUSSION/SIGNING: BLACKWATER: THE
RISE OF THE WORLD’S MOST
POWERFUL MERCENARY ARMY w/ author
Jeremy Scahill, Nation columnist Naomi Klein
& Amy Goodman of Democracy Now!
Sponsored by The Nation, Democracy Now!
& Public Concern Foundation.
NY Society for Ethical Culture
2 West 64th Street at CPW •
liliana@nationinstitute.org

THU MAR 22
5pm • $15 – $6 sliding scale
WORKSHOP: TEACHING CURRENT EVENTS IN
THE CLASSROOM, A WORKSHOP FOR
EDUCATORS. Sponsored by IndyKids &
Teachers Unite.
Brecht Forum, 451 West Street
212-242-4201 • brechtforum@brechtforum.org

THU MAR 22–SAT MAR 24
CONFERENCE: “FACING RACE” w/ Walter
Mosley, Winona LaDuke, Juan Gonzalez and
more. On a wide range of issues confronting
communities of color.
Photo ID required. Sponsored by Applied
Research Center & Center for Humanities at
CUNY Grad Center.
365 5th Avenue (at 34th Street)
212-513-7925 • arc.org

FRI MAR 23
7pm • $10
EVENT MARKING THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF
THE PONCE MASSACRE IN PUERTO RICO,
where 21 peaceful protesters were killed and
150 wounded when U.S.-led and -trained
forces fired upon them. Sponsored by Partido
Nacionalista de P.R.,Workers World Party,
Comité 27 de Octubre.
Julia Burgos Cultural Arts Center
1680 Lexington Ave
646-308-3112 • pnpr-ny@netzero.net

SUN MAR 25
1:30pm • Free
ACTION: BROOKLYN PEACE PARADE, a
child-friendly event. Meet at Carroll Park,
2pm march along Union St to Grand
Army Plaza. Sponsored by Neighbors for
Peace & Brooklyn Parents for Peace.
Info: 718-624-5921 •
brooklynmum@gmail.com •
iraq@brooklynpeace.org.

3pm
FILM/DISCUSSION: “ENGENDERING
COLONIALISM: The Effect of 100 Years
of U.S. Colonialism on Women in
Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Cuba & the
Philippines.” In observance of
International Women’s Day. Sponsored
by Socialist Party USA Greater NYC Local,
GABRIELA Network USA, and ProLibertad
Freedom Campaign.
AJ Muste Room
339 Lafayette Street, at Bleecker, 3rd Floor •
www.spnyc.org

MAR 29-30
All Weekend • Free
10TH ANNUAL URBAN VISIONARIES FILM
FESTIVAL, New York’s only film festival produced,
promoted and presented entirely by
youth.
Museum of Television and Radio
25 West 52nd Street
Booking: call Rebecca Fisk, 212-621-6663 •
urbanvisionaries.org

SAT MAR 31
1pm
MARCH/RALLY: FOR PUERTO RICAN
POLITICAL PRISONERS, Oscar Lopez
Rivera, Carlos Alberto Torres, Haydee Beltran
Torres & Jose Perez Gonzalez in commemoration
of the 27th anniversary of
their arrest. Sponsored by ProLibertad
Freedom Campaign.
1 Fordham Plaza, Bronx
718-601-4751 •
ProLibertad@hotmail.com •
ProLibertadWeb.com

THU APR 5
6-10pm • $15/$20/$35 sliding scale
WORKSHOP: “NAZIS VS. ZAPATISTAS–THE
STRUGGLE AGAINST COOPTATION: An Anti-
Power Workshop” sponsored by Theater
of the Oppressed Laboratory.
Brecht Forum
451 West Street
Info/RSVP: 212-924-1858 • toplab.org

Please send event announcements to indyevents@gmail.com