Celebrating the Contributions of Black Veterans

SACRAMENTO – The public is invited to celebrate the contributions of Black veterans with an upcoming exhibit. “We Also Served: Honoring the African American Military Experience,” a month-long celebration runs July 1-31 at the Brickhouse Gallery & Art Complex, located at 2837-36th Street. The mixed-media interactive exhibit hosted by the Unsung Heroes Living History Project, […]

COP 2015 Charity Golf Tournament, Celebrating Our Fathers

SACRAMENTO – COP 2015 Charity Golf Tournament, Celebrating Our Fathers. A weekend celebration with Golf on Friday and Men’s Breakfast on Saturday. We are so excited about this event, all monies raised from the golf tournament will benefit CSU Summer Algebra Institute, this program is a FREE course taught by certified math instructors. Please feel […]

Sacramento Celebrates Juneteenth 2015

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento joins cities across the country this month in celebrating freedom. A number of Juneteenth activities are planned throughout the area. We’ve compiled a list that highlights some local festivities and commemorations. The first of several local Juneteenth celebrations will be held on Sunday, June 14. The Culture Co-op presents a Yolo County […]

Presidential Candidate & Renowned Surgeon to Speak At IndiviZible Meeting

OAK PARK – Presidential candidate and world-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D. will speak at the next IndiviZible meeting on Monday, June 15. As part of the Speakers Series, Dr. Carson will appear at the Guild Theater in Oak Park. The meeting, hosted by Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, will start at 6:00 p.m. […]

County Department of Health & Human Services Administrative Services Center to be Rededicated in Honor of Grantland Johnson

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento County Supervisor Grantland Johnson’s life and legacy of public service will be recognized Monday, June 8 with the rededication of the County Department of Health and Human Services Administrative Services Center in his honor. The rededication ceremony will take place from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. at the Human Services Administrative Services Center, located […]

Second Annual Sacramento Black Book Fair

SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Black Book Fair (SBBF) needs book lovers and civic-minded folks to assist in making the second annual event of its kind in this region a stellar success. This event will be held June 5-7. Many volunteer positions are available. Those interested in volunteering can visit www.sacramentoblackbookfair.com and download the Volunteer Packet […]

44th Annual Black Family at UC Davis

DAVIS – The Black students of UC Davis want the community to know that Black lives have always mattered and continue a 44-year tradition of highlighting that fact with an on-campus celebration that welcomes the community. The 44th Annual Black Family Day will be held on Saturday, May 16 from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. […]

Kids Fun Days

The weather’s warming up and it’s time for some fun in the sun. Mario B Productions presents “Kids Fun Days” May 16-17. The event will be held both Saturday and Sunday at 3801 Florin Road. The excitement begins on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. “Kids Fun Day” features jump houses, face painting, raffle […]

Dr. Steve Perry To Share Educational Philosophy At IndiviZible Meeting

OAK PARK — Innovative educator Dr. Steve Perry is the next featured guest for IndiviZible’s popular Speakers Series at the Guild Theater in Oak Park. The event is at 6:00 p.m., on Monday, May 11. Dr. Perry’s heart pumps passion and produces positive change. Featured in CNN’s Black in America series, Dr. Perry is the […]

An Evening with Dr. Cornel West

The prominent and provocative Dr. Cornel West is set to speak at UC Davis’ Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, May 30. “An Evening with Dr. Cornel West” will be presented in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the university’s Cross Cultural Center and is part of the Jackson Hall Speakers Series. The […]