saturday 2/27

pictured: crooklyn

12pm: 10th annual up for grabs day. join your neighbors for this fun, fast-paced, casual event to build community and save reusable goods from the landfill! as always, up for grabs day is a completely free event. the price of admission is at least two reusable items, but feel free to bring a truckload – the more good stuff, the better! sort your own stuff onto tables by category, and then you’re free to take home whatever you need. Come back as many times as you like during the event, as long as you bring more usable items to share. please remember that items at up for grabs day are for personal use only and are not for resale or profit. northchurch. free w/ two unwanted items. >>

12pm: family festival: home sweet home pajama party! the artist do ho suh uses every house he’s lived in as inspiration for his work. stop by the unmuseum and make yourself at home. join us as we build pop up habitats using pillow forts, tents and teepees. we’ll have homes of all shapes and sizes, from tiny bird houses to a giant blanket fortress. come in your pj’s and stay for some art and pancakes! contemporary arts center. free. >>

12pm: the art of being me. wordplay is very proud to be a part of the macy’s arts sampler weekend this weekend! writers of all ages are invited to join pauletta hansel at the main library on saturday to delve into the art of identity, what shapes our sense of self, and our place in the world. free, and open to the public – we’ll see you there! public library of cincinnati. free. >>

1pm: black history month screening & discussion – “malcom x”. public library of hamilton county. free. >>

2pm: inclusive feminism: a discussion. come join the cincinnati radical feminist collective and the community for a discussion about inclusive feminism. we will be discussing issues pertaining to gender justice in the intersections that exist within the struggle for a more equitable community. peaslee neighborhood center. free. >>

4pm: bernin down the house! this show will be free with an individual donation to the campaign at the door, from your phone or provided laptops. there will be an express line for attendees who are pre-registered at 40+ mucsicians on 3 stages! southgate house revival. free w/ donation to bernie campaign. >>

7pm: february movie night –  spike lee’s crooklyn. mcmicken free space. free. >>

7:30pm: teenage mutant ninja turtles night $1 pizza. us bank arena. $15. >>

8pm: being, mbd, joon lorenz. torn light. $5. >> 

8pm: charlie brown’s 40th birthday bash. boswell’s. free. >>

8pm: the motet. madison theater. $20. >>

8pm: wussy w/ special guests scrawl. woodward theater. $20. >>

9pm: vampire weekend at bernie’s, filthy beast, mr phylzzz. motr. free. >>

9pm: cryptic hymn, coelacanth, old wolf. northside yacht club. free. >>

9pm: gogobuffalo w/ whiskey shambles, j dorsey band, dead man string band. northside tavern. free. >>

9pm: elementree livity project, roots of a rebellion. urban artifact. 21+ free / under 21 $5. >>

10pm: pariahs tribute! in memory of kevin donahue. the comet. free. >>