Celebrate African-Mexican culture at a music, dance and poetry showcase at the Meyerson Symphony Center Thursday, presented by Mercado369. Oaxacan singer and dancer Alejandra Robles joins Cara Mia Theatre and the Black Academy of Arts & Letters in “rarely performed ritualistic dances from black communities in the Mexican states of Oaxaca and Guerrero,” plus spoken word performances from local children and sculpture from the Costa Chica area of Guerrero.
Buy something for BAE at the Sweethearts Market at Tyler Station Thursday.
The Dallas Indian Mission United Methodist Church is selling Indian tacos from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Does your church have a fundraiser like this one that’s open to the public? If so, ask Rachel to put it in our weekend events. Email firstname.lastname@example.org no later than the Monday before the fundraiser.
See all of this year’s Oscar-nominated documentary short films at the Texas Theatre starting at 12:15 p.m. Saturday.
Take a walk with master birder Shannon Love at Twelve Hills Nature Center Sunday at 7:30 a.m.: “We hope to see the red-bellied woodpecker, the Eastern phoebe, yellow-rumped warblers, cedar waxwings and much more.” Bring binoculars if you have them.