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La Peña

Upcoming Events

March 2015
Free

Lounge Rumba (Every 1st & 3rd Sunday)

March 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
La Peña Cultural Center’s LOUNGE,
3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Free/Donations Encouraged The Sunday Lounge Rumba has been going on at La Peña for the past 12 years and we want to see it continue. We highly encourage participants to donate to ensure that we keep this community participatory event alive! Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs…

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Free

The People’s Mic at La Peña (In the Lounge)

March 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
La Peña Cultural Center,
3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Suggested Donation $5 People’s Mic is a monthly event that cultivates expression reflective of its surrounding communities. We support work that promotes critical thought, joy and inspiration. Come speak your story, share your poetry or music on the mic. Whether you are a performer or in need of inspiration please…

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$5.00 - $16.00

Amiguitos de La Peña Presents: Asheba

March 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
La Peña Cultural Center,
3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

$5 Kids, $6 Adults Now based in Oakland CA, Asheba has been performing at children’s play-spaces, museums, schools, libraries, hospitals, festivals and more for the past twelve years. Asheba is a musical storyteller who specializes in calypso, the musical and folkloric oral tradition of Trinidad, Asheba’s homeland. Stories of hope…

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Free

Bay Area Skeptics: Making Sense of Media Madness

March 12 @ 7:30 pm
La Peña Cultural Center,
3105 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

WHAT: Making Sense of Media Madness WHO: Dr. Kirsten “Kiki” Sanford, producer and host of This Week in Science WHEN: 12 March WHERE: La Peña Lounge, 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley [Click for Map] HOW: Presented as a FREE public service by the Bay Area Skeptics. WHY: Because we’re curious creatures.…

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Free

Lounge Rumba (Every 1st & 3rd Sunday)

March 15 @ 3:00 pm
La Pena Cultural Center,
3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Free/Donations Encouraged The Sunday Lounge Rumba has been going on at La Peña for the past 12 years and we want to see it continue. We highly encourage participants to donate to ensure that we keep this community participatory event alive! Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs…

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Free

Food First Presents: FOOD CHAINS – Community Screening with Food First (In the Lounge)

March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
La Peña Cultural Center,
3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

In honor of Farmworker Awareness Week, join Food First for our next Third Wednesday event for a community screening of the poignant and much anticipated documentary FOOD CHAINS, featuring Eric Schlosser and Eva Longoria. Stick around after for some important discussion and Q&A with Food First. There is more interest…

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$5.00 - $16.00

Amiguitos de La Peña Presents: Bonnie Lockhart

March 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
La Peña Cultural Center,
3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Cost: $5 Kids, $6 Adults Bonnie’s show features sing-along, clap along, move-along activities designed to maximize children’s participation. Audiences join Bonnie in songs from many cultures and countries including Jamaica, Japan, Nigeria, Nicaragua and the United States. In addition to her collection of multicultural folk songs, Bonnie’s original pieces lend…

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Free

Mexican Tardeada (In the Lounge)

March 22 @ 3:00 pm
La Peña Cultural Center,
3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 United States

Free/Donations encouraged A monthly Sunday afternoon Mexican music jam in the café lounge. The Tardeadas are informal family-oriented gathering of musicians and Mexican music aficionados. Bring your Tejano/Norteño acordeon, guitar, bass, bajo, or percussion y aquí nos vemos!

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