Culture & Community News

Two time Dancing with the Stars Champion Cheryl Burke will discuss her experiences from the show, the ballroom world and from her recently released autobiography Dancing Lessons: How I Found Passion and Potential on the Dance Floor and in Life. Be sure to tune in on March 6th to the Filipino American National News from 9-9:30pm.

Hear organziers of the 2010 V-DAY MINNEAPOLIS (April 15-19) read from the new play A Memory,A monologue, A Rant, A Prayer part of the annual international event to raise awareness about violence against women on KFAI’s Art Matters,Thur.March 25, 7pm. ALso:Minnesota filmmaker Teresa Konchne talks about her film Woven From the Ground,screening Sat.Mar.27, 1:30pm at Walker Art Ctr.

It used to be that veganism was only for the extreme eaters who in abstaining from all meat and dairy products received some tough criticism from nutrition and medical experts.

But attacks on vegans are becoming less frequent as health and medical professionals have discovered just how healthy, albeit disciplined, this way of eating can be if it’s done correctly.

Lose 21 Pounds in 21 Days: The Martha’s Vineyard Diet Detox is not a traditional diet, but a detoxification program designed both to cleanse the body and cause weight loss.

The Thyroid Solution: A Revolutionary Mind-Body Program for Regaining Your Emotional and Physical Health

Its sometimes called a hidden epidemic: One in ten Americans—more than twenty million people, most of them women—has a thyroid disorder. At any given time, millions of people have an undiagnosed thyroid disorder and experience a chronic mental anguish that almost certainly arises from the very same source. Yet many primary-care doctors still don’t recognize the importance of the thyroid in mind-body health—and its especially crucial role in women’s well-being.

The history of Gay Pride celebrations began at 1:20 a.m. on June 28, 1969, in Greenwich Village, New York City at the Stonewall Inn as crowds fought back during a police raid. Join Fresh Fruit: Hosts Dixie Treichel and John Townsend for a Pride Celebration Show on Thursday, June 18, 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Mizna, the Twin Cities Arab Arts & Literature organization, is hosting their six th annual Arab Film Festival, March 11-14, Heights Theatre, in Columbia Heights.Documentaries and feature films from local and international filmmakers. Hear all about on Art Matters, Thursdays, 7pm and on Catalyst: politics & culture, Fridays, 11am.

“I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.”
Lily Tomlin

Join Dixie Treichel & John Townsend
Thursday, July 17 from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Crazy, Kooky and Queer! The 9th Annual Queer Fringe Binge on Fresh Fruit: Thursday, July 16, from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

A change in health care and our way of thinking and acting is more important now than ever, given the economy and our environment. People are stressed and so it is more important than ever for people to be well adjusted, able to work longer and harder due to more demand in our work place, focused enough to deal with constraint and to show and appreciate love to those around us.