SCOUT PICKS: 11/21/14 – 11/23/14

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Put these Cambridge events in your planner for the upcoming weekend:

Friday, 11/21
12:30 – 5:30 p.m., Free or Donation
BAASIC 2014
Microsoft Nerd Center
1 Memorial Dr.
Join the Boston Asian American Students’ Intercollegiate Coalition (BAASIC) for their annual student-run conference. The 2014 gathering will explore the themes of “intersection and boundaries” and examine the Asian American experience, especially as it applies to students in the Greater Boston Area.

8:30 p.m., $8 advance & $10 at the door
Vanyaland’s V Music Series
TT the Bear’s Place
10 Brookline St.
Vanyaland’s V Music Series show kicks off at TT’s with New York-based electronic musician Vérité. The inaugural V Music Series show also features support from Pale Hands and Radclyffe Hall.

Saturday, 11/22
10 a.m., Cost Varies
Live Jazz Brunch with Blake Newman
Beat Hotel
13 Brattle Street
Every Saturday, Blake Newman stops by Beat Hotel to entertain brunch-goers. Because nothing compliments pancakes and eggs benny like sweet, sweet jazz.

7 p.m. and 10 p.m., Free
MIT Lecture Series Committee Presents 10 Things I Hate About You
77 Mass Ave., Building 26
You may not have the brains to get into MIT, but anyone can enjoy this goofy ’90s flick starring Julia Stiles and a baby-faced Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Admission is free, and so is the popcorn.

Sunday, 11/23
12 p.m., $20
Tai Chi and Stress Relief Seminar
Oom Yung Doe
2404 Mass Ave.
Anxious about the coming workweek or just worn out from another wild weekend? Either way, this beginner-level Tai Chi seminar will give you the tools to unwind while improving both your physical and mental health.

7 p.m., $10
Open Comedy Jam
ImprovBoston
40 Prospect St.
Ever dreamed of hitting the stage with the cast of SNL? Well, they all got their start doing improv. Open Comedy Jam is a chance for you to try and get some laughs out of ImrovBoston’s cast members.

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