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12 Sep

Online

September 12, 2020 To October 31, 2020

11:00 am To 3:00 pm

Mark your calendars for the Virtual Fall Session of Music 4LA from White Hall Arts Academy! Choose from piano, guitar, violin, drums, voice stage performance and dance. Classes are for children ages 4-17. Saturday classes start September 12, 2020 ending with a Showcase on October 31, 2020. Read more…

23 Sep

African Fairy Tales & Folktales For Kidsrecurrences

Online Via Zoom

September 23, 2020 To October 21, 2020

3:00 pm To 3:30 pm

In this fun, lively and interactive class, children will listen to enthralling African Folktales where they may encounter lions, birds and tortoises or kings, warriors and tricksters! Participants will play different characters as they act out entertaining scenes from traditional African tales. Read more…

23 Sep

Online - See website

September 23, 2020 To September 30, 2020

12:00 am To 12:00 am

My Black Counts wants Black people to understand how census data impacts our daily lives. We aim to reach into the households and communities that will be the most impacted by neglecting to participate in the 2020 census and redistricting process. Read more…

24 Sep

Discover Africa Through Folktalesrecurrences

Online Via Zoom

September 24, 2020 To October 22, 2020

4:00 pm To 4:30 pm

In this fun, live and interactive class, kids get to listen to enthralling African Folktales about animals, kings, warriors and more! As the stories are being told, participants will get to play different characters as they act out mini scenes from the tale. Read more…

28 Sep

Online Event

September 28, 2020 To October 2, 2020

9:00 am To 5:00 pm

Learn from Black and Latinx tech entrepreneurs, leaders, and subject matter experts on Sept 28 – Oct 2 during CHROMA. Speakers include leaders from Microsoft, Code2040, Backstage Capital, Kapor Center, and more. We’re capturing the genius too often missing from tech industry conversations. Read more…

30 Sep

Online - 5 PM PDT / 8 PM EDT

September 30, 2020 To September 30, 2020

5:00 pm To 6:00 pm

Critically acclaimed poet, essayist, and playwright Claudia Rankine joins PEN Out Loud to commemorate the release of her hybrid book, Just Us: An American Conversation, which arranges essays, poems, and images that challenge society to have dynamic and substantive conversations about race and whiteness in America. Read more…

30 Sep

Online Event

September 30, 2020 To September 30, 2020

9:00 am To 5:00 pm

The Mission: Build Black: The Future is Now brings leading Black business minds together to discuss overcoming industry trials and challenges while dropping gems on the things emerging entrepreneurs will need to keep customers coming back. Read more…

30 Sep

Online webinar: 6:00 pm-7:00 pm ET

September 30, 2020 To September 30, 2020

3:00 pm To 4:00 pm

Onaketa offers free private tutoring in STEM for black and brown students in middle school, high school and college. Join in the webinar launch event and learn what Onaketa has to offer students, families and schools. Read more…

30 Sep

Online Teach-In: 7:00 pm-8:30 pm EDT

September 30, 2020 To September 30, 2020

4:00 pm To 5:30 pm

Emory Douglas, Mary Hooks, Yoel Haile, and Diane Fujino discuss the enduring impact, and multiple meanings of the Black Panther Party in the context of the movement for Black lives, allowing today’s organizers and readers to situate themselves in the long lineage of the Black Radical Tradition. Read more…

01 Oct

Online event 10:00 pm ET

October 1, 2020 To October 1, 2020

7:00 pm To 8:30 pm

Vocalist Tiffany Austin deftly blends jazz, blues and R&B. Her second album, Unbroken, has cemented Tiffany’s status as as a formidable songwriter and one of jazz’s elite singers. Austin is a Los Angeles native whose soul, subtlety and versatility has brought her work to England and Japan. Read more…

01 Oct

Zoom event: 8:00-9:30 pm ET

October 1, 2020 To October 1, 2020

5:00 pm To 6:30 pm

Join CAAM for a conversation with filmmaker Sophia Nahli Allison, curator Erin Christovale, and film curator Jheanelle Brown as they discuss Allison’s short film A Love Song for Latasha, now on Netflix. Read more…

01 Oct

Zoom 6PM PST / 9PM EST

October 1, 2020 To October 22, 2020

6:00 pm To 7:30 pm

Do you want to hone your songwriting skills? Register for the White Hall Arts Academy’s Songwriters Series. Led by White Hall Arts Academy founder and music industry veteran Tanisha Hall, the class teaches basic songwriting concepts and techniques, as well as music theory, melody development and chord progressions. Read more…

02 Oct

Live Online Webinar: 3:00 pm-12:00 am ET

October 2, 2020 To October 4, 2020

12:00 pm To 11:00 pm

Get ready for three exciting days of contemporary cinema with Nollywood in Hollywood- a celebration of Nigeria’s growing film industry. From very inauspicious beginnings about twenty-five years ago, the industry has grown to be the second largest in the world in terms of output. Read more…

02 Oct

Online screening: 11:00 pm Eastern

October 2, 2020 To October 3, 2020

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

REDCAT is proud to present the premiere of Patrisse Cullors’ (co-founder of Black Lives Matter) Malcolm X Revisited, a new commissioned video work recorded exclusively for REDCAT. Cullors relies on art to reflect social spaces in ways that words fall flat. Read more…

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