Remember the fun we had last year? Well it's time to do it again. The Juneteenth Heritage Festival rolls into Leimert Park June 16 & 17, 10am to 6pm each day. Our theme this year, "Faith, Family and the Future." Lots of fun for the whole family. Admission is FREE - Come on out and Celebrate Freedom. We are pleased to announce that BALA will collaborate with Manchester Community Technologies (MCT), the Production House, and Arts & Culture Entertainment (ACE), to launch the Leimert…See More
This is a FREE interactive and informational workshop addressing the issues of wellness and nutrition most prevalent within our communities.Come to learn about fighting childhood obesity, heart disease & diabetes!Free activities include:• Zumba and Yoga lessons!• Cooking demonstrations on how to make traditional dishes healthier!• Classes on the the health benefits of community gardens!There will even be a special presentation by Dorsey High School’s Dorsey Donna Dancers!See More
The Urban Invitational is back for the 2011 season, and for the first time, three Historically Black Colleges and Universities will be showcased.In its fourth year, the Invitational -- set up by Major League Baseball's first Urban Youth Academy, in Compton, Calif. -- will run from Feb. 25-27, with HBCUs Southern University (in Louisiana) and Bethune-Cookman (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) returning, and Grambling State University (Louisiana) joining the fold. Also playing in the collegiate round-robin…See More
It's good to hear from you. Have you contacted Kai and Eric on Facebook? I know they'd love to hear from you. I can't belive that you have a son in high school. You've got to get him connected with the rest of the…"
It was good to come into my classroom and have coffee and compliments. I really do enjoy the work that I do at the school. As a matter of fact, I would love for you to attend a workshop this Wednesday, the 27th on Breast Cancer. It…"
It's good to hear from you. Have you contacted Kai and Eric on Facebook? I know they'd love to hear from you. I can't belive that you have a son in high school. You've got to get him connected with the rest of the family. They may need one another one day.
Fans Have the Opportunity to Meet and Take Photos with LA Feline Film Festival Host
Interviews, Photos, and Video Footage Opportunities Available
WHEN: Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
WHAT: Lil Bub will have LA-based fans purring as she makes a special appearance the day before the L
October 13, 2014 at 8am to October 24, 2014 at 6pm
Piccolo's Books in Long Beach, California has donated 85,000 Children's Books to Jamaica. Volunteers will transform the cargo shipping container the books come in into a children’s reading center. The Cedella Booker-Marley Basic School in Nine Mile; Jamaica will be the home of the very first Gift of Knowledge Children’s Center.With the assistance of the Minister of Education and the guidance of the Golden Sands Foundation and their gifts to supply the library with Solar Power, the tools and…See More
Free Disaster Awareness Course (DAC). DAC is designed to educate and empower individuals, families and communities to prepare for and respond to emergencies. It will teach you how to prepare to survive a major disaster. The Los Angeles reg...ion is overdue...we want to be ready when a major emergency occurs. The course is 3 hours, one meeting only, taught by staff from LAFD Homeland Security Division. Great experience and fun. Don't miss it. See you there and tell your friends, family, and…See More
Saturday, September 20, 2-3:30 pm I A Staged Play Reading"House on the Hill: Mary Ellen Pleasant's Story"MCLM presents a staged reading of "House on the Hill: Mary Ellen Pleasant's Story," by Sharon L Graine, Dr. Mayme Clayton's goddaughter. Don't miss this play about the19th-century African American entrepreneur.The play features Sharon L. Graine as Mary Ellen Pleasant; Kevin Dulude as Thomas Bell; Geraldine Fuentes as Theresa Bell; Chester A. Graine III as William; and singer Sylvia Boyd.…See More
September 17, 2014 at 8pm to November 2, 2014 at 8pm
“The Trip to Bountiful” tells the story of Mother Watts’ (played by Cicely Tyson). She is an elderly woman forced to live with her overprotective son (Blair Underwood) and domineering daughter-in-law (Vanessa Williams). Her dream is to return for one last time to her small hometown in Bountiful, Texas. Her journey becomes a heartbreaking but ultimately life-affirming and inspiring tale that examines the fragility of memory and celebrates the enduring power of hope, faith and family.Performance…See More
Work on three of the future underground Crenshaw/LAX light rail stations will shut down Crenshaw Boulevard at three different locations this weekend beginning Friday night until Monday morning. The closures are needed to reconfigure traffic lanes at Crenshaw/Vernon and Crenshaw/MLK stations and on Crenshaw/Expo, Metro and Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractors (WSCC) will begin pile installation on the south wall.Here are the closure schedule and boundaries, detour maps (see below) and press releases…See More
Preparing for our presentation this evening with the Victoria – Sanchez – Sycamore Block Club. Meeting starts at 6:30pm we are scheduled to present at 7:20pm.The meeting is located at the Village Green Clubhouse (5300 Rodeo Rd. Los Angeles CA 90016)…stop by, say “Hi”, and get the latest information on the project status.If you can not make it down tonight...We are also scheduled to present tomorrow 9/17, we would love to see you there.Wednesday, September 17 Presenting @ 7pm…See More
Hello all you beautiful laughers! We're excited to bring you another great comedy show at the Blind Barber, a secret speakeasy bar behind an old-timey barbershop. The show isWednesday, September 24th at 8 pm. It's free, but you have to be on the list to get in. If you're not on the list, you won't make it past the barbershop!