Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts (MECA) and Creative Women Unite (CWU) will celebrate International Women's Day and Women's Herstory month with a weekend of art, performances, workshops, film screenings and panel discussions.

This two-day event will begin with a visual art opening and reception continue with performances by local musicians, poets, an all-women Danza Azteca circle, MECA Ballet Folklorico, CWU's song and drum circle and a visual art exhibit curated by Eva Martinez that will continue through March 28.

March 8, 6-10 p.m.
Visual art reception and performances.

March 9, 2-10 p.m.
Workshops, panel discussion and performances. Film screenings include: The Garden, a video history project that invites young women to create media by collecting the histories and sharing the stories of their female elders; and Reclaiming the Indian Women, a film that questions the way women are viewed in India and how that affects the rest of the world.



1900 Kane St.
Houston, TX 77007


$10 donation; students $5 donation; free for children 12 and under.
All events are subject to change due to weather or other concerns. Please check with the venue or organization to ensure an event is taking place as scheduled.