3 events to check out in Kansas City this week

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Looking for something to do this week? From a conversation about equity in education to painting paired with poetry and cigars, here's a rundown of options to help you get social around town.

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A Conversation with Dr. Dennis Carpenter: Why Equity? Why Now?

From the event description:

The founders of The Roundtable, Kiona Sinks and Nicole Jacobs Silvey, return to convene a highly anticipated discussion of equity in education with Dr. Dennis L. Carpenter. There will be a keynote presentation by Dr. Carpenter, followed by audience engagement.

When: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 5-8 p.m.
Where: Gem Theater, 1615 E. 18th St.
Admission: $35-$50
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Paint & Poetry: The Love Jones Edition

From the event description:

An evening you don't want to miss. Some of Kansas City's most talented artists will serenade us with live jazz, poetry, music and art. Art supplies will be provided, and food and drink will be available for purchase.

When: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 7-11 p.m.
Where: ArtsTech, 1522 Holmes St.
Admission: $20
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Paint Santa with Your Friends and Have a Cigar

From the event description:

Paint, relax and unwind at La Cultura Cigar and Social Club. This is an evening of goofing, painting and a buy one, get one free cigar promotion. 

When: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 7-9 p.m.
Where: La Cultura, 2040 Central St.
Admission: $40
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