Get a Soulful Taste of Madi Gras

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NORTH SACRAMENTO – Laissez les bon temps rouler. The local business, Framed by Frankie is inviting locals to let the good times roll, presenting “A Soulful Taste of Mardi Gras” on Saturday, February 7. The event is being held from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the art studios located at 1001 Del Paso Boulevard and […]

Local Fund-raiser to include Food, Fitness and Shopping

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SACRAMENTO – Whether your passion is food, fitness or shopping, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at an upcoming benefit to help a group of local yoga teachers and students who are participating in an Africa Yoga Project service trip to Cape Town, South Africa in March. Proceeds from the A’frican Event benefit will help […]

Comedian Sinbad To Speak To ‘IndiviZlbe’

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OAK PARK — Comedian and actor Sinbad will open up IndiviZible’s Speakers Series for 2015. He will appear at the organization’s meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 26 at the Guild Theater in Oak Park. Sinnbad’s exposure on “Star Search” led to a featured role on the short-lived comedy series “The Redd Foxx Show” […]

NAACP Sacramento swears in 2015 Executive Committee

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SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will swear in its 2015 Executive Committee Members on Thursday, January 15. The Swearing-In ceremony is set to run 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the State Capitol, Room 126. The Executive Committee provides the leadership necessary to ensure that the principle […]

Mayor to share his vision for Sacramento at 2015 State of The City Address

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SACRAMENTO – Mayor Kevin Johnson will share his “clear vision for the future of Sacramento” during his 2015 State of the City Address, set for Thursday, January 29. The event is scheduled to run 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium, located at 1515 J Street. The event is free and Mayor Johnson invites […]

NDBA Hosts 32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast

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SACRAMENTO – The Northern District Baptist Association (NDBA) celebrates the life, legacy and spiritual roots of a civil rights icon with its 32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, January 17. The event, hosted by the NDBA’s Women’s Auxiliary, is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 2001 […]

Sacramento Area Kwanzaa Events

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SACRAMENTO – Local African Americans are joining others across the globe in observing Kwanzaa this year with a number of events that are free and open to the community to attend. Friday, December 26, 12 noon to 4:00 p.m.— Activities kick off on the first day of Kwanzaa with a Capital Pan-African Umoja Celebration at […]

Center of Praise Ministries Presents Free Christmas Eve Concert

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SACRAMENTO – Center of Praise Ministries presents a free Christmas Eve concert on Wednesday, December 24. The show features special guests, the Asante Children’s Choir from East Africa and includes appearance by gospel recording artist Cedric Coward. There will be two performances, one at 3 p.m. and another at 7 p.m. Space is limited, those […]

Local NAACP Rally Calls for Equal Protection Under the Law

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SACRAMENTO – In response to several national incidents regarding African Americans killed at the hands of White law enforcement officers and that none have been held accountable for those deaths, the local branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is holding a Rally For Justice on Saturday, December 13 from […]

Women of Color Making Connections Event To Be Held at Brickhouse Gallery

SACRAMENTO – Area women are being invited to explore and celebrate the common bonds they share at a Women of Color Making Connections session scheduled for Thursday, November 20. The event is set to run 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Brickhouse Gallery and Art Complex, 2837 36th Street. Women of Color Making Connections is all about […]