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March

Mar
3

2017 One Earth Film Festival

Friday, March 3 @ 12:00pm – Sunday, March 12, 2017 @ 8:00pm at Various Venues Across Chicago Various Locations Across Chicago 60610 Chicago , IL

Now in its sixth year, One Earth Film Festival presents the best in recently released documentaries about the environment and related topics at venues throughout Chicagoland.

Mar
9

Young Chicago Authors Halal If You Hear Me

Thursday, March 9 @ 5:00pm – 7:00pm at Jane Addams-Hull House Museum at UIC 800 S. Halsted St. 60607 Chicago , IL

An evening of poetry and performance by Muslim artists and community-building led by the Inner-City Muslim Action Network (IMAN), hosted by Fatimah Asghar. Free to the public.

Mar
10

Peace on Earth Film Festival 2017

Friday, March 10 @ 12:00pm – Sunday, March 12, 2017 @ 8:00pm at The Music Box Theater 3733 North Southport Avenue 60613 Chicago , IL

Peace on Earth Film Festival brings together filmmakers from all around the world to showcase themes of peace, nonviolence, social justice and eco-balance in cinema. Creating an international dialogue of peace, POEFF highlights individuals actively pursuing social change.

Mar
11

Louder Than a Bomb University Indy Slam Finals

Saturday, March 11 @ 5:00pm – 7:00pm at Tribeca Flashpoint College 111 W. Washington Street, 5th Flr 60601 Chicago , IL

Louder Than A Bomb's College Indy Poet Slam. Come see poets, rappers, and activists for community-inspired, craft-refining, bar-raising poetry. The top 12 poets compete to be crowned LTAB U Champion. 

Mar
16

Louder Than A Bomb Indy Finals

Thursday, March 16 @ 6:00pm – 9:00pm at DuSable Museum of African American History 740 East 56th Place 60637 Chicago , IL

Louder Than A Bomb Indy Finals will feature the top 12 scoring individual poets in an Olympic-style poetry slam. These youth poets will take center stage and share their stories to an audience of over 750 guests.

Mar
18

Louder Than A Bomb Team Finals

Saturday, March 18 @ 6:00pm – 9:00pm at Auditorium Theatre 50 E. Congress Parkway 60605 Chicago , IL

Louder Than A Bomb Team Finals will feature the top four scoring high school teams for a four-round Olympic-style poetry slam. This night will feature musical performances, notable guest judges and the most talented youth poets in the city. This is a sell-out event so get your tickets now.

April

Apr
5

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know: Live in Chicago!

Wednesday, April 5 @ 8:00pm – Thursday, April 6, 2017 @ 10:00pm at Thalia Hall 1808 S. Allport Street 60608 Chicago , IL

Tell Me Something I Don't Know is coming to Chicago's Thalia Hall for two nights - Wednesday, April 5th and Thursday, April 6th!

Apr
12
Pop Culture Happy Hour: Live in Chicago!

Pop Culture Happy Hour: Live in Chicago!

Wednesday, April 12 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm at Harris Theater 205 E. Randolph Drive 60601 Chicago , IL

NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour is hitting the road and stopping in Chicago! In partnership with WBEZ as a part of the Podcast Passport Series, Pop Culture Happy Hour will take the stage for a live show at Harris Theatre on April 12.

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