PREVIEW: Johnny Mathis for Valentines Day Feb 14 & 16
Learn more about Mai Vang running for Sacramento City Councilmember. Mai Vang is a South Sacramento native who lives in Meadowview and is the eldest of 16 children. Vang is the Executive Director of the Buck Scholars Association, an organization that provides mentorship and scholarships to talented high school students who lack the resources and support to achieve their educational goals. Vang teaches in the Department of Ethnic Studies at California State University, Sacramento and in the Department of Asian American Studies at the University of California, Davis. Read more
American Expressions/African Roots: Akinsanya Kambon's Ceramic Sculpture, Crocker Art Museum. Born as Mark Teemer in Sacramento in 1946, Akinsanya Kambon is a former Marine, Black Panther, and art professor. Stricken with polio as a child, he turned to drawing for comfort, and ultimately his therapy. He recalls in his adolescence frequent visits to the Crocker Art Museum, which fascinated him and showed him the human potential in creating art. Read more
Check out the line up for NAN Western Regional Conference 2020. REGISTER TODAY !
THE HUB's First Fridays
Business Mixer
Bringing Happy Hour back with THE HUB's First Fridays Business Mixer starting Friday, February 7th from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Ambiance Lounge in Old Sacramento. THE HUB Magazine will host THE HUB's First Fridays at a variety of venues throughout the Greater Sacramento Valley Region in 2020. Look forward to a live jazz band, speed networking, appetizers, no host bar, signature drink specials, and raffle prizes. All professional adults in the corporate arena, fashion industry, entrepreneurship, and arts are encouraged to attend for networking, good conversation and good music at THE HUB's First Friday's Business Mixer on Friday, Feb 7th from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Ambiance Lounge. Advance tickets online $10 or $15 at the door. 

Karen Clark Sheard
Don't miss Karen Clark Sheard at Greater Christ Temple in Stocketon on Sat-Feb 8. Starts at 7 pm. Admission is $20/person.
The Love Jones "Best Love Poem" Competition
The Love Jones "Swoon Effect"
Broadway award-winning actress & television star Lauren Ridloff - Keynote at Black History Month Celebration


Don't miss the theatre play, "When We Were Colored: A Mother's Story" based on the memoir by Eva Rutland, the play tells the story of a black family that moves to Sacramento in 1952. Show dates run from February 14 through March 14, 2020 at The Guild Theatre in Oak Park - Sacramento.

Looking for the Best School for Your Kids. If you want a free, public, high-quality school for your kids - join us at Fortune School! Have questions contact us at (916) 924-8633.

The Ultimate Urban Snow Adventure Weekend is Back! - 2020 Blackout Weekend,
The Urban Professionals Ski/Snowboard & Party Weekend

Black Expo 2020 at Sacramento State University on Sat-Feb 29th and Sun-Mar 1st. Taking place inside the University Union Ballroom.

To register as an exhibitor and to get more info, call (916) 572-6691.
At Highlands Community Charter School, you can earn your high school diploma at no cost and get the career training you desire. Offering several certification programs that include: Truck Driving, Medical Assisting, Esthetics, Office Administration, Small Business Ownership and more.

IT'S NEVER TO LATE! Call today for more info at (916) 844-2283 and book an appointment for a tour of the main campus located in North Sacramento with several school site locations throughout Northern California.

Celebrating the Music of Ray Charles on Thurs-Feb 13 featuring an all-star cast of award winning performers: TAKE 6, Clint Holmes, 6-time Grammy nominee Nnenna Freelon, and Grammy winning saxophonist - Kirk Whalum!
WORKSHOP - Buyer Presentation: Steps to Buying a HOME!
Come learn what it takes to buy a house and walk away with a solid plan at the Buyer Presentation: Steps to Buying a HOME! Taking place Sat-2/22 from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Presented by: Terrelle Keys, Real Estate Agent, DRE Lic #02041333 and Zoritha Thompson, Broker, DRE Lic #01077927

For more info call (916) 897-8548.

Friday, April 3 from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm in Sacramento
Hair by Tavia Jenkins - Owner of Double Take Hair Gallery
(916) 451-4600
Hair by Tracy Brown - Owner of Another Look Hair Salon
(916) 688-7704
Elk Grove, California
(916) 549-8972
Hair by BrandNewJames
Featuring make up artist, Marilee, with a Classic Bob with a flim by professional stylist and barber, James Gilbert (aka @brandnewjames on IG). Located in Pasadena, California.

Book appointment: 916.514.2539
CLICK HERE to contact the Dr. Ephraim Williams Family Life Center to book your next special event. (916) 737-7064
Winter 2020 issue of THE HUB Mag available online and at select locations the week of January 27th. SEE MORE
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