Thursday, February 2, 6:30pm – BlackBrown Unity: Uncovering & Celebrating Hidden Histories & Potential
Classes and Workshops / Community Health and Wellness / Events / February 2017

Thursday, February 2, 6:30pm – BlackBrown Unity: Uncovering & Celebrating Hidden Histories & Potential

In a time when collaboration and solidarity are most vital, legendary professor and photographer Ron Wilkins will speak on the long-existing, mutually-beneficial Black Brown relationships. Ron Wilkins’ experience ranges from being a member of the “OG” Slausons to serving as a Western Regional Chair of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in the 1960s. He was … Continue reading

35th Annual Black Doll Show Closing Event Saturday, February 13 from 2-5pm
Black Doll Show / Community Health and Wellness / February 2016 / What's Happening This Week

35th Annual Black Doll Show Closing Event Saturday, February 13 from 2-5pm

Closing Panel and Performance Part of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the Trenches Panel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame” Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pm Join the William Grant Still Arts Center and Dr. Cynthia Davis for a closing reception of the … Continue reading

“Wilhemina’s War”  Documentary West Coast Advance Screening Saturday, January 9 from 3-5pm
Black Doll Show / Community Health and Wellness

“Wilhemina’s War” Documentary West Coast Advance Screening Saturday, January 9 from 3-5pm

Wilhemina’s War  Saturday, January 9, 3:00-5:00pm Scroll Down to Watch trailer for Wilhemina’s War The leading cause of death for African-American women in their childbearing years is AIDS, and 1 in 32 will be diagnosed in their lifetime. Join us for a free advance screening of the documentary Wilhemina’s War, which will be featured at the … Continue reading

Friends of West Adams Community Clean Up- Saturday, November 7, 10am-12Noon
Community Health and Wellness

Friends of West Adams Community Clean Up- Saturday, November 7, 10am-12Noon

Our Center’s neighbors are helping clean up the local area – Adams Boulevard and residential streets Longwood, West View, and Rimpau – and we are helping out! Join in the efforts on Saturday, November 7 from 10am-12Noon. Come out and enjoy a morning where we’ll all work together to clean up the alleyways as well as make the streets sparkle and … Continue reading

Sankofa Launch and Dialogue – Saturday, October 31, 12 Noon-3pm
Community Health and Wellness / Events / Fall Exhibitions / October 2015

Sankofa Launch and Dialogue – Saturday, October 31, 12 Noon-3pm

“Armed with the knowledge of our past, we can with confidence charter a course for our future. Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle. We must take hold of it and forge the future with the past.” – Malcolm X Speech at Founding Rally of the Organization of Afro-American Unity (28 June 1964) Sankofa … Continue reading

Classes and Workshops / Community Health and Wellness / Concerts / Events / What's Happening This Week

Summer Art & Jazz Camp Recital & Exhibition – Saturday, August 1

All summer, the campers of Art & Jazz Summer Camp have been perfecting their tap skills, learning the basics of woodwind and brass including trumpet, clarinet and recorder, strumming guitars and ukulele, creating 3D sculptures inspired by the work of Noah Purifoy and original theatrical productions, exploring the vocal and musical works of Duke Ellington, … Continue reading