Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90008, USA

    April 18, 2019

    6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

    April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and Baldwin Hills Crenshaw, Our Crenshaw TV, All Music Television and the JazzCat LeRoy Downs celebrate it with a Just Jazz Live Concert Series Pop Up featuring a live performance by Teodross Avery + The Fifth Power. Visit for more information.Read more…

    Santa Monica Pier, 200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, CA 90401, USA

    April 27, 2019 To April 28, 2019

    7:30 am To 3:00 pm

    Wanderlust 108—The World’s Only Mindful Triathlon—brings the community together for a 5K run/walk, dj-powered yoga session, and guided meditation in your local park.Read more…

    Charles White Elementary School, 2401 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90057, USA

    May 15, 2019 To September 15, 2019

    1:00 pm To 4:00 pm

    Presented at the original Otis Art Institute campus where Charles White was the first African American faculty member (now an eponymous elementary school and LACMA satellite), this companion exhibition to Charles White: A Retrospective illuminates the artist’s impact as a teacher.Read more…

    Bay Street and Oceanfront Walk, Santa Monica, CA 90405

    June 1, 2019

    9:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Nick Gabaldón (1927-1951) was a pioneering surfer of Mexican and African American descent. He was the first documented surfer of color in the Santa Monica Bay. Gabaldón’s passion, athleticism, discipline, love and respect for the ocean live on as the quintessential qualities of the California surfer.Read more…