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.
In celebration of Building a Lifetime of Options and Opportunities for Men’s (BLOOM) one-year anniversary, the California Community Foundation (CCF) will host a community town hall event at the Los Angeles Trade Technical College. The community is invited to join BLOOM, an initiative of CCF, for an important discussion on the future of black male youth in South Los Angeles. BLOOM is a five-year, $5 million grantmaking initiative focused on black male youth between 14-18 years of age in South…See More
June is National Caribbean-American Heritage Month! To celebrate, the Institute of Musical Arts presents "Caribbean Gems", an Afternoon of Stories and Song by Yvette Brandy, on Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. When planning a trip to the Caribbean, the hardest part might be choosing which island to visit. We all know that the islands boast ocean breezes, warm white sand and crystal clear waters, but with such varying histories, cultures, and styles, how do you choose? Well, now you don’t have…See More
Gold and platinum award-winning singer/songwriter and former member of Paul Revere and the Raiders. He has a voice reminiscent of Paul McCartney and Sting. Guitar and vocal interpretations of some of the best known hits of The Beatles, Sting, The Police, Don Henley, Eagles...#DialM #Music
EVERYTHING from Elvis & Hank Williams Sr. to Dierks Bently & Jason Mraz. Classic 50's, Groovin' 60's, Easy Listening 70's, New Wave 80's, Rockin' 90's and Contemporary Hits, with a lot of Country Music influence thrown in from Brian's formative musical years growing up in Oklahoma. #DIALM #MUSIC
Fiery Latin rhythms, Spanish guitars, romantic melodies and pop songs of the Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Sting, Eagles and more. If you enjoy virtuosic guitar playing that will make you want to dance, you will love the amazing guitar duo. #DialM #Music