Scout Picks: DIY Weekend

sombuilds_webBuild a better weekend, after the jump.


The Vagina Monologues by V-Day Somerville
7-10pm, $10 for students/seniors, $15 for general admin, $20 VIP
Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave.

A group of local ladies come together for a weekend of performance and awareness in support of the VDay foundation.

Jimmy Titanic
7:30-9:30pm, $18 General / $20 Students & Seniors
Davis Square Theatre , 255 Elm St.,

Tonight kicks off Tir Na Production’s presentation of Bernand McMullan’s play is the story of a Belfast shipbuilder who died on the Titanic, and even now, a 100 years later in heaven, still can’t manage to live it down.


OnceBrunchONCE Saturday Brunch
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Anthony’s Function Hall, 156 Highland Avenue

You demanded it, and ONCE listened: More Live Jazz, More Brunch, More More More. Eat up!

9:30 – 11:30 pm, $10
Davis Square Theatre , 255 Elm St.

2011 Boston Music award-winner for Best International Artist, MAMADOU is a no-holds barred blend of West-African rhythms and a reggae beat.


skillshare2Somerville Skillshare
12:00 – 6:00 pm, free
The Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave.

A day of classes by Somervillians, for Somervillians, right here in Somerville. Skillception!

Somerville Builds
March 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fringe Union, 9 Olive Sq.

Kids of all ages are given the resources and the opportunities to build whatever they can imagine, from LED pop-up books to lego masterpieces.