Do you desire FREE online service access in the Crenshaw Community? Do you care if it exists or not? Either way THE CITY wants your input, so:Log on to www.empowerla.org and fill out the anonymous …See More
"PLAN TO BE HERE with us FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2014. Dress in layers for an evening of networking and fundraising!
RSVP - CALL...310.386.6242 and tell us you will be there, so you will have enough food and Unlimited Desserts for the entire cruise! No…"
A cruise on in Marina del Rey Networking, Connections, HAPPY PEOPLE, and FUNdraising for Enfinite Possibilities, Inc. serving women in transiton...domestic violence survivors THRIVING! and Bernita Walker's "Peaceful Pathways" a domestic violence shelter right here in our neighborhood!Entertainment provided by a 5 pc band; ZUMBA demonstartions by a young Black female ZUMBA expert; unlimited desserts, hors d' ouevres, networking, connections, auction, trivia prizes, and cruising tranquil serene…See More
NETWORKING, fundraising, cruising DANDEANA from DOCK 52 - Marina del Rey. w/a 5pc band, unlimited desserts, food, prizes. Happy people meeting prospective clients & customers. Donations Welcome - CALL 310-358-8177 ext 1 to RSVP number in your party. Many Thanks!See More
The Future of LA is In Your Hands!View this email in your browser SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 20138:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.Hit the Streets of South Los Angeles with Your Urban League as we Identify the Community's Priorities for the Future of Los Angeles. As we prepare for new leadership to take the helm of Los Angeles, it is important that they know what matters most to our community. In turn, the Los Angeles Urban League is launching an effort to collect meaningful information from community residents…See More
So what brings you to Leimert Park Beat? Tell us a little bit about yourself.
I am a grateful new homeowner in the area.
A former property owner in View Park and Village Green, I've recently purchased a home in the area and intend to WORK to IMPROVE the Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw Community while making it a sucessful residential and business center.
"Still Shopping for God"is a solo play written and performed by Erica Lann-Clark. A nationally known storyteller, solo performer and writer, Erica has been featured at major regional storytelling festivals across the country and twice at the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, Tennessee. Erica's vivid, participatory storytelling opens the windows of imagination with traditional and original stories. Erica's original "Shopping for God" which was commissioned by the Marsh Theater…See More
The California African American Museum (CAAM) will host a free event for children with special celebrity book readings, writing workshops, art and more. Heads Are Turning, Children Are Learning Literacy Day will take place on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at CAAM from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Actor Donis Leonard Jr. from Showtime’s House…See More
m.a.m.a. earth proudly presents its 3rd Annual ONE PEACE charity art event at William Grant Still Arts Center in Los Angeles, CA. The ONE PEACE art events are a beautiful way for families to spend time together and have fun with art for a good cause. The weekend will include a hands-on art project, DJ's and live music and art exhibition. The ONE PEACE exhibit features new offerings from Loren Holland, Yu Maeda, Nzuji Magalhaes, Ise Lyfe, Ronda Brown and Marley Van Peebles and will raise funds…See More
Poet’s Jazz House & Inner City Cultural Center II is honored to present Mènage Á Trois June 30th, 2015, 7:30 p.m. at Theatre Theater, 5041 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles 90019. 3 short plays presented by poets to inspire inner desire and lessons on being free, a Q&A with the writers, directors and actors, a cocktail reception with aphrodisiac waitresses, a no-host bar and free gifts. Join us for a sensual evening of storytelling. Mènage Á Trois will change the stigmata of…See More
Described as “an absorbing and uplifting new play” by the Boston Globe, Terry Teachout’s Satchmo at The Waldorf, makes its debut in Los Angeles this May at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. Running from Tuesday, May 26 through Sunday, June 7 for a limited 15-performance engagement at the Lovelace Theater, Satchmo portrays the racial struggles and musical triumphs of the man who invented jazz, Louis Armstrong. Starring Obie-winner John Douglas Thompson as Armstrong, Miles…See More
For those interested in bidding for a contract or contracts for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project now under construction, Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) is inviting the public and businesses to participate in the third annual Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Outreach event…See More
This year, Southern California Aquatics (SCAQ) has expanded its 2015 Ocean Swim Series to include safe, high quality; affordable and fun swim options during the week as well as both morning and evening sessions. SCAQ is an adult swim club that also offers pool practices at nine locations, including USC and Echo Park. Ocean…See More
By Olu AlemoruDepending on your point of view feisty Fast and Furious actress Michelle Rodriguez may or may not have put her foot in her mouth not so long ago admonishing “minority” thesps for “stealing white people’s superheroes.” The instant backlash brought an apology and explanation exhorting black creatives to come up with our own superhero mythologies.Historically, we did. Outside the mainstream Marvel/DC duopoly, the modern day black superhero movement was given a boost by the likes of…See More