7 things to do in Oak Cliff this March

March 4
Naturally urban art
Peter Hiatt’s photography and sculptures revolve around the differences between nature and suburban development. See the Denton artist’s work for yourself during the opening reception of the “No Unsacred Places” exhibition from 5:30-8 p.m.
Oak Cliff Cultural Center, 223 W. Jefferson Blvd., 214.670.3777, dallasculture.org, free

March 5
The Second City
Relax and prepare to laugh as The Second City performs its best sketches from the past five decades. The Chicago-based sketch and improv comedy theater shaped the likes of Tina Fey, Bill Murray and Stephen Colbert.
The Kessler Theater, 1230 W. Davis St., 214.272.8346, thekessler.org, $28-$42

March 7-April 18
AARP tax help
The library will offer free assistance on state and federal tax returns from noon-4 p.m. on Tuesdays. Be sure to bring your W-2s, previous year’s tax return, Social Security cards for all dependents and photo I.D.
North Oak Cliff Library, 302 W. Tenth St., 214.670.7555, dallaslibrary.org, free

photo by Danny Fulgencio

March 11
Paletas y Bicicletas
Clean up neighborhood parks and maybe even score a free bicycle, all while listening to mariachis. Meet at Lake Cliff Park at 2 p.m. to participate in the third annual event.
Lake Cliff Park, 300 E. Colorado Blvd., bikefriendlyoc.org, free

March 25
Walt Stillman
French filmmaker Walt Stillman is often considered the king of bourgeois movies, and he’s traveling all the way from Paris for a double feature of “Love and Friendship” and “Last Days of Disco.” He’ll also take part in an on-stage discussion between screenings.
The Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd., 214.948.1546, thetexastheatre.com, $12-$20

March 25
Women’s History Month
Explore the rewarding and devastating experiences of 19th-century black female singers during award-winning author Beverly Jenkins’ discussion. The dialogue begins at 4 p.m.
Bishop Arts Theatre Center, 215 S. Tyler, 214.948.0716, bishopartstheatre.org, $18-$22

March 31
Mad for Rosemont
Dance the evening away at the “Alice in Wonderland” inspired “RECPTA Goes Mad for Rosemont.” The annual auction from 7:30-11:30 p.m. benefits arts education and is hosted by the Rosemont Early Childhood PTA.
The Hall of State, Fair Park, 3939 Grand Ave., recpta.org, $50-$60


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