Calendar of Events

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 Pop Up Yoga with Dr. Carol Penn

Bring your yoga mats and join us on the front lawn of the cultural center. No need to register. 

  Sunday, June 6 | 10am

 

Private event Celebrating the Life of Alma Penn

Sunday, June 13

Juneteenth Jubilee 

The Fabric of Our Lives: A Textile Cultural Experience

Celebrate and honor African-American quilting,

and artful expressions of resilience.

Saturday, June 19 | I-5pm

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Unlearning What You Thought You Knew

A Culturally Immersive Forum on Race

 

Pop Up Yoga with Dr. Carol Penn

Bring your yoga mats and join us on the front lawn of the cultural center. No need to register.  Suggested Donation: $10

  Sunday, July 11 | 10am

Unlearning What You Thought You Knew 

A Culturally Immersive Forum on Race

Forum Leader: Alan Burgess, Creative Director of Benduka Arts, Los Angeles

Why Do I Need To Learn All This Black Stuff

Monday, July 12 | Time 6-8pm

Unlearning What You Thought You Knew 

A Culturally Immersive Forum on Race

Forum Leader: Candace Kelley, J.D., M.S. 

White Supremacy, Manifest Destiny, and Dismantling Microaggressions

 Tuesday, July 13 | Time 6-8pm

Unlearning What You Thought You Knew 

A Culturally Immersive Forum on Race

Forum Leader: Alan Burgess, Creative Director of Benduka Arts, Los Angeles

The TRUTH of the Matter

Wednesday, July 14 | Time 6-8pm

 On A Sunday Afternoon

A screening and discussion of Daughters of the Dust 

  Sunday, July 18 | 2pm, Suggested Donation: $10

 

Unlearning What You Thought You Knew 

A Culturally Immersive Forum on Race

Forum Leader: Holly Kluck

Let the Children Speak

 Monday, July 19 | Time 6-8pm

Unlearning What You Thought You Knew 

A Culturally Immersive Forum on Race

Forum Leader: Dr. Walter Greason

Afrofuturism: An All Inclusive Experience

Tuesday, July 20 | Time 6-8pm

Project Write Now Poetry Class

 Thursday, July 22 | 4-5:30pm

Amandla & Poetry workshop for students. Instructor: Alexandra Lewis

Project Write Now Poetry Class

Thursday, July 29 | 4-5:30pm

Amandla & Poetry workshop for students. Instructor: Alexandra Lewis

Sidewalk Smiles Writing Workshop

Thursday, July 29 | 6-7:30pm 

Workshop Leader: Gilda Rogers, $25

Join us for a fun, creative writing experience based on Gilda Rogers’ Sidewalk Smiles: Tried & True Affirmation Cards to Live By. Using the cards as prompts you will write, share, and inspire one another to discover stories that were meant to be told. No writing experience necessary. Each participant receives a package of cards to keep. All proceeds support the Amandla & Poetry summer writing class for teens, that is being offered for free.

 

 

 

 

Pop Up Yoga with Dr. Carol Penn

Bring your yoga mats and join us on the front lawn of the cultural center. No need to register. Suggested Donation: $10

  Sunday, August 8 | 10am

A Salute to Dr. Walter Greason

 Sunday, August 1 | Time 5-7pm (Fundraiser)

An event honoring the dedication and contributions of Dr. Walter Greason to the T. Thomas Fortune Foundation and Cultural Center.

Project Write Now Poetry Class

 Thursday, August 5 | Time 4-5:30pm

Amandla & Poetry workshop for students. Instructor: Alexandra Lewis

Fortune Tellers Orientation

 Tuesday, August 10 |  2-5pm

Happy Birthday to Count Basie Live Jazz

An evening of jazz and a lecture on jazz.

  Saturday, August 21 | 6-8pm (Fundraiser)

Pop Up Yoga with Dr. Carol Penn

Bring your yoga mats and join us on the front lawn of the cultural center. No need to register. Suggested Donation: $10

  Sunday, August 22 | 10am