Asm. Weber to host Restorative Justice Briefing

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Dr. Shirley N. Weber invites members of the community to attend a Legislative Briefing on Restorative Justice on Wednesday, April 13. The briefing is scheduled to be held from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. in Room 127 of the State Capitol. Restorative justice, Dr. Weber states, provides an alternative framework for thinking about […]

The Black Truth: Mayoral Town Hall

SACRAMENTO – Whether they’re fully engaged in the political process or new to voting, young people want to know which candidates are most responsive to the issues that impact their communities and their lives. The public is invited to attend “The Black Truth: Mayoral Town Hall” on Wednesday, March 30. The event is set to […]

Local Music Summit Features Music Legends And Listening Session With Industry Professionals

DEL PASO HEIGHTS — Local music mogul Jay King is hosting the “Sacramento Music Business Summit,” which takes place Saturday, March 26 at the Greater Sacramento Urban League. Registration starts at 8:00 a.m. and runs from 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Summit will feature 10 panel sessions helping summit attendees learn how to create, invent […]

Easter Events, Activities and Giveaways 2016

EASTER FOOD & BASKET GIVEAWAYS 2016 Organization: Twin Lakes Food Bank Date/Time: Friday, March 25, 2016, 9 am – 11 am Location: 327 Montrose Drive, Folsom, CA 95630 Service Provided: Easter Ham & Children’s Easter Baskets Program- Easter hams for dinner, a bag of trimmings and Easter Baskets filled with goodies for the children 12 […]

Entertainment Manager To Speak Locally For IndiviZible

OAK PARK — The IndiviZible community wants the public to welcome the genius behind Hollywood’s most brightest and visible stars, legendary talent manager Troy Carter. A part of IndiviZble’s 2016 Speaker Series, Carter will speak at the Guild Theater in Oak Park at 6:00 p.m., on Monday, March 21.  The meeting is free to Indivizible […]

Laugh Unlimited Comedy Show Features Regina Givens And Esau McGraw

DOWNTOWN SACRAMENTO — Join Green Tech for its “Comedy Show Fundraiser” on March 3 at Laughs Unlimited in Old Sacramento. The show opens at 8:00 p.m. with comedians Regina Givens and Esau McGraw. The fund-raising proceeds go toward students building 10 portable solar lighting systems and sending them to orphanages, schools and clinics in Haiti. […]

Wiley W. Manuel Bar Association presents “Literacy Liberates”

The Wiley W. Manuel Bar Association, a local organization of African American attorneys, presents its Fourth Annual “Literacy Liberates” event on Thursday, March 3. The event is set to run 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at Underground Books, located at 2814 35th Street. The event is a Black History Month Celebration and Book Drive for Sacramento’s […]

‘Concussion’s’ Dr. Bennet Omalu To Discuss Head Trauma In Oak Park

OAK PARK — Dr. Bennet Omalu, the focus of the film “Concussion,” is the next guest at IndiviZible’s Speaker Series on Monday, Feb. 22, at the Guild Theater. The event in Oak Park starts at 6:00 p.m. and runs to 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 for non-members and free to youth ages 17 and under. […]

Crocker Art Museum hosts Black History Month Celebration: A Free Family Festival

SACRAMENTO – The Crocker Art Museum hosts its Black History Month Celebration: A Free Family Festival this weekend and is urging the whole community to attend. The festival is set to run 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 21. This year, the celebration honors mavericks, innovators, and nightingales. The performance lineup has a […]

BLACK LOVE: It Feels So Good, A Fine Art Exhibition

NORTH SACRAMENTO – What is Black Love? It is the spirit that has kept Black Families together in the United States for the past 500 years. Black Love was present when the enslaved Africans arrived on the shores of the Americas. It is the thread that connects the Great Migration of Blacks to the Northern […]