What’s Up Cincinnnati — March 24-27

What’s Up Cincinnnati — March 24-27

What’s Up Cincinnati March 24-27 

 

Happy Easter everyone, and happy spring! Here’s the week’s picks!  

 

Monday

 

They say drinking a little wine every day is good for your health – now it can be good for others, too! Tonight, EQ hosts a wine tasting at The Party Source to benefit the Cincinnati Chapter of the American Red Cross. $25. 6-9 p.m. The Party Source, 95 Riviera Dr Bellevue, KY 41073, 859-291-4007.  

 

Tuesday

 

A special lecture series at the Cincinnati Observatory begins with a presentation of Fr. Michael Graham, President of Xavier University, Xavier University: History, Mission & Community since 1831. 7:30 p.m. Cincinnati Observatory, 3489 Observatory Place, 45208, 513-321-5186. $10. Contact: Observatory@fuse.net

 

Wednesday

 

Nanking, presented by Cincinnati World Cinema, tells the story of the few who stayed behind to create a “safety zone” during the 1937 Japanese occupation of Nanking, thereby saving a quarter-million Chinese from a brutal death. Interviews with actual survivors, both Japanese and Chinese, as well as first hand accounts through diaries and letters, tell this tragic yet inspiring tale of courage and hard truths. 7 p.m. at The Cincinnati Art Museum. Contact Tim Swallow: 859-781-8151.

 

Thursday

 

Why settle for a single violin serenade during dinner when you can have a whole orchestra? The evening begins with a meal in the Music Hall Ballroom, then continues in the concert hall with a performance of Piano Concert No. 3 by Sergei Rachmaninoff and
Symphony No. 10 by Dmitri Shostakovich. 6-9:30 p.m. Music Hall. Call 513-381-3300 to order, and mention the CSOEncore Promo Code 2490. $35. Info: reedygt@cincinnatisymphony.org

 

Classes  

 

Tuesday, try out the new beginner’s salsa session 7 p.m. at 1018 Delta in Mt. Lookout! $65 for six-week session, $15/individual class. Please wear comfy clothes and leather-soled shoes.

 

Recurring Events 

Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday: Like learning about other cultures? Check out STIR, an international happy hour which brings people from all over the city (and the world) together for free food, drink specials, and interesting conversation! Great for both social and business networking. 6-9 p.m. at The Wine Cellar, 1101 Saint Gregory St. 45202. Info: Anne Golden, 513-745-2019.