Archive for January, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 29, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 29, 2010

[Jan 28] African Americans: Seeing and Seen, 1766 – 1916 Babcock Galleries presents “African Americans: Seeing and Seen, 1766 – 1916,” an incisive exhibition of refined and controversial fine art and popular culture images of African Americans as artists and subjects. Alternating bitter brutality and cruel caricature with respectful revelations and positive portrayals, each work [...]

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New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 25, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 25, 2010

[Jan 27] The Apollo Theater Amatuer Night – Opening Night AMATEUR NIGHT, the world’s most original and enduring amateur talent competition, returns to the Apollo Theater better than ever for 2010. As always, AMATEUR NIGHT spurs performers to please the audiences that can make them an Apollo legend. Now for 2010, audiences can also enjoy [...]

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New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 19, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 19, 2010

[Jan 18] Love Is Love Showcase: A Fundraiser Event For Haiti Dance performances by Sybarite Choreographers: Arturo Mugler, Deshawn Hawthore, Maile, Tromaine Yancey, Samantha Harte, Maile, David Thomas feat. WRT (We Run This), Samantha Harte, Marguerite Hemmings, Marcos Aguirre, Svea,Eriko & Audrey, Melody Mills, Blackgold, Shernita Anderson, P.J. Lockers (Nobuya Nagahama & Noel Rodriguez), Justin [...]

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New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 15, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 15, 2010

[Jan 15] Fundraiser for Haiti Friday Join us & YELE at Katra 5-to 11PM Bring Clothes, Canned Foods Etc!All Collected items will B Picked up & Sent 2Haiti by YELE

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Hatian Relief Efforts Around Harlem and Around NYC

Hatian Relief Efforts Around Harlem and Around NYC

Local Donations Those interested in making donations for the Haitian relief effort may do so at the following drop-off sites. High Class Car Service at 604 West 158 Street between Broadway & Riverside Drive/Edward Morgan Place. Telephone 212-926-1111. High Class also will pick-up items at your home or place of business; please call to schedule [...]

January 14, 2010 | 4 Comments More
Congressional Black Caucus on Haiti Earthquake

Congressional Black Caucus on Haiti Earthquake

Washington D.C. – Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, released the following statement today after learning of a major earthquake in Haiti: “Members of the Congressional Black Caucus will continue to monitor the situation in Haiti and are committed to providing whatever humanitarian assistance is need. “Over the last few years [...]

January 12, 2010 | 2 Comments More
WED — Wall Street Project Diversity Career Fair, Business Development and Health Expo

WED — Wall Street Project Diversity Career Fair, Business Development and Health Expo

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New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 12, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 12, 2010

[Jan 15] Photos, Music, Film, History — Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Picture the Dream Jan 15—18 BAMcafé BRC 25th Anniversary Celebration: The Civil Rights Songbook of Curtis Mayfield Fri, Jan 15 & Sat, Jan 16 at 9pm BAMcafé Soundtrack for a Revolution Mon, Jan 18 at 1pm BAM Rose Cinemas 24th Annual [...]

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Take Action — Bail Out the People Protest on Wall Street

Take Action — Bail Out the People Protest on Wall Street

ON MARTIN LUTHER KING’S BIRTHDAY PROTEST ON WALL ST. FRIDAY, JANUARY 15 WALL ST. & BROAD 3:30 TO 6 P.M. BAIL OUT THE PEOPLE, NOT THE BANKS MONEY FOR JOBS AND PEOPLE’S NEEDS – NOT WAR AND GREED! “SAVE STUDENT METROCARDS – NO CUTBACKS – NO LAYOFFS” On Martin Luther King’s birthday, let’s open 2010 [...]

January 11, 2010 | 0 Comments More
New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 9, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 9, 2010

[Jan 8] $20 for 20 at Lincoln Center Atrium (#20for20 @LCAtrium) Celebrate the opening of day-of discount tickets at the Zucker Box Office by taking advantage of $20 for 20 Days, during which $20 tickets to select Lincoln Center performances will be available for day-of purchase. The events listed above are available tomorrow, January 8, [...]

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New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 8, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 8, 2010

[Jan 13] 13th Annual Rainbow Push Wall Street Project [Jan 12] Film in Harlem — My Neighbor My Killer Could you ever forgive the people who slaughtered your family? In 1994, hundreds of thousands of Rwandan Hutus were incited to wipe out the country’s Tutsi minority. From the crowded capital to the smallest village, local [...]

January 8, 2010 | 1 Comment More
My Neighbor My Killer at Harlem’s Maysles Cinema

My Neighbor My Killer at Harlem’s Maysles Cinema

MY NEIGHBOR MY KILLER By Award-Winner Director Anne Aghion Opens at Maysles Cinema – January 12-18, 2010 Part of DOCUMENTARIES IN BLOOM: NEW FILMS PRESENTED BY LIVIA BLOOM Anne Aghion’s internationally acclaimed documentary MY NEIGHBOR MY KILLER will open at Maysles Cinema in Harlem, January 12 through 18. Focusing on Rwanda’s daring experiment in post- [...]

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Harlem’s Maysles Cinema Presents: 125 Franco’s Blvd. — A Documentary About “Franco the Great”

Harlem’s Maysles Cinema Presents: 125 Franco’s Blvd. — A Documentary About “Franco the Great”

January 8, 2010 | 2 Comments More
New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 6, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 6, 2010

[Jan 15] Bail Out the People Protest on Wall Street Open Up A New Year of Struggle – January 15 PROTEST ON WALL ST. ON DR. KING’S BIRTHDAY NO MORE BAIL OUTS & BONUSES FOR BANKERS – BAIL OUT THE PEOPLE FRI., JAN. 15, 2010, 3:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. At Wall St. and Broad [...]

January 6, 2010 | 1 Comment More
NYC Citizen Corps Council Youth Program

NYC Citizen Corps Council Youth Program

The NYC Citizen Corps Council is proud to announce a new community service Youth Program for NYC high school students currently enrolled in grades 9 to 11. Participants will gain valuable experience in emergency preparedness and disaster response, while developing relationships with important citywide organizations and other NYC youth. Once selected, youth leaders will meet [...]

January 5, 2010 | 1 Comment More
Marvelous Color at the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute

Marvelous Color at the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute

Somos Arte presents the new exhibit, Marvelous Color, celebrating six of Marvel Comics’ popular and iconographic super hero characters: Black Panther, Storm, Luke Cage, The Falcon, Blade and James Rhodes (Iron Man/War Machine) at the gallery of the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) located at 408 West 58th Street, between 9th and 10th [...]

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New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 5, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 5, 2010

[Jan 4] Marvelous Color — Celebrating Black Superheros in the Comics Somos Arte presents the new exhibit, Marvelous Color, celebrating six of Marvel Comics’ popular and iconographic super hero characters: Black Panther, Storm, Luke…

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New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC —  January 4, 2010

New Urban Events Around Harlem and Around NYC — January 4, 2010

[Jan 30] Women’s Breaking Of The Fast The purpose of this event is to bring awareness and need for women to become their true authentic self in God. Women in our society need to break free from their prison of stigmatic role dictated by society that have them bound with barrenness, victimization mentality and being [...]

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