Events

February 2019

Black College Expo

February 2 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
LA Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015 United States
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$8.00

The Black College Expo™ is an event the highlights over 50 of the 104 historically black colleges and universities, along with other higher learning institutions and educational services. It was developed 18 years ago to serve as a vital link between minorities and college admissions. Although the purpose is to educate ALL students about HBCUs and the college admission process, you'll find public colleges, private colleges, ivy leagues, baby ivies, and even military colleges on site. The overall goal is…

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Barracoon: A Tribute to Zora Neale Hurston

February 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Skirball, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049 United States
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Free

In 1927, acclaimed African American novelist and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston interviewed the last living freed slave who arrived on a slave ship from Africa. This remarkable oral history was only published in 2018. In this tribute to Hurston’s pioneering work and in honor of Black History Month, Tony Award winner L. Scott Caldwell and the venerable Bill Cobbs from the Ebony Repertory Theatre will present a staged reading from Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo.”

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Leveraging Influence: Black Celebrity And Activism

February 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
CAAM, 600 State Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90037 United States
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Free

Hip-hop artist KRS-One and history curator Tyree Boyd-Pates examine how Black celebrity and activism have been instrumental in leveraging influence. A recipient of BET’s “I am Hip Hop” Lifetime Achievement Award, KRS-One co-founded the Stop the Violence Movement (1989), which united hip-hop’s major artistic voices of the time against urban violence and raised more than $600,000 for the National Urban League’s literacy programs. As the loudest voice for hip-hop as a global culture capable of affecting social advancement, KRS-One is…

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March 2019

Money Talks

March 2 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hot & Cool Cafe, 4331 Degnan Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90008 United States
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Money Talks! A Joint Neighborhood Council Town Hall Meeting and 5th Annual Leimert Park Village 20|20 Vision Initiative Charrette – Collective Community Investment Improvement Strategies. Sessions will focus on proposed developments for the Leimert Park Village and the Greater Leimert Park Village Crenshaw Corridor Business Improvement District. Plenary session will be at Hot & Cool Cafe followed by Breakout sessions at California Blues and Jazz Museum, KAOS Network and Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center.

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Color Perspectives: Differences Shine Alike III

March 2 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Artfully Spaced Gallery, 4401 Slauson Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90043 United States
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Artfully Spaced Gallery invites the public to the Opening Reception for their third annual group exhibition, 2019 Color Perspectives: Differences Shine Alike III. Founded in 2016, ASG Artfully Spaced Global Inc, Artfully Spaced Gallery opened inside the COPIES PLUS building with their first juried group exhibition in March 2017. Located in the heart of the Windsor Hills community inside the iconic building of 4401 Slauson Ave. Los Angeles, with parking in the rear. The art gallery inspires artistic expressions beyond…

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The Women’s Code: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Cal State Dominguez Hills, 1000 East Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747 United States
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$10

Women own 4 out of every 10 businesses, but 90% of women Entrepreneurs generate less than $100,000 in revenue. Yet, the majority of new jobs created come from women-owned businesses. Women are vital to the US economy, although many women leaders and Entrepreneurs struggle to identify and follow their paths to financial and personal success. Women have different challenges than men, like equal access to capital, managing their families, practicing self-care, and finding realistic work-life balance. In this four-week course,…

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The Women’s Code: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Cal State Dominguez Hills, 1000 East Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747 United States
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$10

Women own 4 out of every 10 businesses, but 90% of women Entrepreneurs generate less than $100,000 in revenue. Yet, the majority of new jobs created come from women-owned businesses. Women are vital to the US economy, although many women leaders and Entrepreneurs struggle to identify and follow their paths to financial and personal success. Women have different challenges than men, like equal access to capital, managing their families, practicing self-care, and finding realistic work-life balance. In this four-week course,…

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Our Author’s Study Club Scholarship & Awards Luncheon

March 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of African American Art, 4005 Crenshaw Blvd. 3rd Fl Macy's
Los Angeles, CA 90043 United States
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$125.00

Please join with us at the celebration of AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY Founded by DR. CARTER G. WOODSON Scholarship and Awards Luncheon Honoring Community Icons SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 2019 MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART 4005 Crenshaw Blvd. • 3rd Floor, Macy’s Los Angeles, California Event begins promptly at 10:30am Master of Ceremonies William Allen Young Special Entertainment by Seville View Flyer | Buy Tickets

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The Women’s Code: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Cal State Dominguez Hills, 1000 East Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747 United States
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$10

Women own 4 out of every 10 businesses, but 90% of women Entrepreneurs generate less than $100,000 in revenue. Yet, the majority of new jobs created come from women-owned businesses. Women are vital to the US economy, although many women leaders and Entrepreneurs struggle to identify and follow their paths to financial and personal success. Women have different challenges than men, like equal access to capital, managing their families, practicing self-care, and finding realistic work-life balance. In this four-week course,…

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Coffee with Holly

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
CAAM, 600 State Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90037 United States
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Free

Senator Holly J. Mitchell and the Los Angeles Urban League Young Professionals invite you to Coffee with Holly. Join Senator Holly J. Mitchell for a cup of coffee and conversation. Bring your ideas, questions and concerns about legislative issues affecting your community in the 30th District. California African American Museum Conference Center 600 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037 On-site parking available at Visitor Parking Structure off Figueroa Street and Exposition Park Drive Alternate transportation: Metro – Expo Line (exiting…

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