Check out these upcoming cultural events in Chicago:
Art classes for children and adults. National Museum of Mexican Art. Saturdays, March 1 to 22 for kids, $50. Saturdays, March 29 to April 26, $80 for adults. 1852 W. 19th St., Chicago.
Dance. "Brazos y Abrazos," The Marjorie Ward Marshall Dance Center, March 13 to 16, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, Ill. Tickets $10 to $20.
Reading, conversation and book signing. March 18, 6 p.m. "King of Cuba" with author Cristina Garcia, Columbia College Chicago Story Week, Harold Washington Library, Pritzker Auditorium, 400 S. State St., Chicago. Free. (I will be hosting this event.)
Dance. Flamenco. March 22 to 23. Flamenco workshop series with Sonia Olla, 3 to 4:30 p.m.,1747 S. Halsted St., Chicago. $80.