3 great community and culture events in San Diego this weekend

Looking to get out into the community this weekend?

From a Vietnamese culture night to a spoken word event, there's plenty to do when it comes to community and cultural events coming up in San Diego. Read on for a rundown.

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Vietnamese Culture Night: Similar Differences (Chung Một Cội Nguồn)

Take in Vietnamese culture on Friday night at the Vietnamese Culture Night put on by San Diego State University's and Cal State University San Marcos' Vietnamese Student Associations. The free event will portray the struggles of two teenage girls: Ngoc, a recent Vietnamese immigrant to the United States experiencing culture shock and Linh, a Vietnamese-American wrestling with the expectations of society and her family.

When: Friday, April 19, 6-10 p.m.
Where: PHHS PHAME Center, 6702 Wandermere Drive.
Admission: Free
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Community Easter Egg Hunt 2019

Participate in a free community egg hunt on Saturday morning. One thousand eggs will be hidden around Mission Bay Playa Pacifica Park. There will also be light refreshments available.

When: Saturday, April 20, 10-11 a.m.
Where: Mission Bay Playa Pacifica Park, 1093 E. Mission Bay Drive
Admission: Free
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Access, Inc. Spoken Word Cafe Event

Engage in empowerment through creative expression at the Spoken Word Cafe event on Saturday. This free event features Sofia Blanco, a 16-year-old who spotlighted forgotten women of history in her book, "A Footnote in History," and millennial poet Carolyne Ouya, who created an online platform for spoken word.

The event is put on by Access, Inc, Silayan Filipina's Karilagan program and University of San Diego's Theatre and Community Class. Light refreshments will be available.

When: Saturday, April 20, 12:30-3:30 p.m.
Where: Access, Inc. 2612 Daniel Ave.
Admission: Free
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