There’s always something to do in The Bean! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Boston this week.
1. NETWORK AFTERWORK
Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Speed Networking works a lot like ‘Speed Dating’ without the ‘Dating’. A structured opportunity to meet accomplished professionals just like yourself, face to face, one business professional at time. Expand your network at the Towne Stove and Spirits event. Prepare to make great connections in a relaxed and upbeat atmosphere while expanding your network of contacts to fuel your career or business goals. Learn more HERE.
2. KINGS AND QUEENS OF FLOETRY
Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
An up close and personal night of poetry, live music, and conversations about life, love, and being #Empowered2Lead! Come out and hear Boston’s Kings and Queens of Floetry. Featured performers include TruSoul, Risha G., and Harry Harding. Learn more HERE.
3. SPEAKEASY SPOKEN WORD EVENT
Thursday, January 25, 2018, 8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Spoken word by some of Boston’s best up and coming talent. This event fetured at the Hard Rock Cafe will consist of live painting and performances hosted by Farrah Evita. Learn more HERE.
4. TRIVIA NIGHT AT THE BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Thursday, January 25, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Get ready for a night of competitive Trivia with State House Reporter Mike Deehan at the the Boston Public Library. This will be an evening of brain-exasperating trivia based on the news and current events. Trivia Night will feature opportunities for team-based and individual trivial glory as well as prizes for the winners. Beer and wine is available for purchase (with valid ID) at the Newsfeed Café. Learn more HERE.
5. BAD DATES PLAY AND AFTER PARTY
Friday, January 26, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
One of the most popular shows in Huntington history, this 15th anniversary production of Theresa Rebeck’s sweet and sharp comedy will be the hottest date night in town and a triumphant night out for women of all ages! Learn more HERE.
6. KUSH GROOVE PAINT AND EDIBLES NIGHT
Friday, January 26, 2018, 7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Join in for a Paint Party where attendees 21 and over will be able to indulge in sampled infused treats by the event partner and paint art sketches on easels. All materials provided as part of the event ticket price. Refreshments and music will be provided. Learn more HERE.
7.AFROBEATS WITH J LYN
Saturday, January 27, 2018, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
This month’s master class is with the amazing J Lyn, coming all the way from NY to bring that heat to Boston! You do NOT want to miss out on this workout session with the newest moves and hottest afrobeats! Learn more HERE.
8. YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORK : BEER & BOWL
Saturday, January 27, 2018, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tired of networking after work or just don’t go out after work? Meet urban professionals in a fun and engaging atmosphere at Boston Bowl. The Young Professionals Network of Boston is hosting a week and fun and an evening of Beer and Bowling! Learn more HERE.
9. ICHIBAN SATURDAYS AT HOJOKO
Saturday, January 27, 2018, 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Deep cuts and party jams by Master Selector’s, DJ Yvng Pavl at the retro-styled hotel in Boston’s Fenway area. Prepare for chill vibes and specialty cocktails. Learn more HERE.
10. SPEED DATING FOR THE URBAN PROFESSIONAL
Sunday, January 28, 2018, 3:00 p.m. –7:00 p.m.
No more blind dates, bar scene pick-ups, or swiping right. Where else can you meet a dozen or more people at one time who are there for the same reason you are? Dating should be meaningful and rewarding, not stressful and miserable. This Sunday at Savvor lounge! Learn more HERE.
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