Sacramento African American Market Place
This Saturday - Jan 18th
Shopping, Delicious Food, Live Entertainment and so much more at the Sacramento African Market Place on 1st & 3rd Saturdays. Located at Florin Square (24th and Florin), 2251 Road in South Sacramento. FREE ENTRY. For more info call Bro RA at (916) 730-6386 or Ayisha at (415) 713-4483.

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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.
Free SOL'diers Artistic Expression Competition
Saturday, January 18, 2020
MLK March & Celebration in Sacramento - Monday, January 20, 2020
Jazz at 2300 presents The Queens of Soul Jazz: Althea Rene & Jeanette Harris with special guest - BeBe London. Event hosted by Neketia Henry from KQCA My58/KCRA 3. Taking place on Sat-1/25 with doors opening at 6 pm and show starts at 7 pm. Located at 2300 Sierra Blvd in Sacramento.

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.
Thursday, January 23, 2020

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.

7th Annual Sacramento Community Book Forum
RSVP to attend the 7th Annual Sacramento Community Book Discussion special event under the auspices of the UC Davis 2019-20 Campus Community Book Project (CCBP) taking place on Tues-Jan 28th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Underground Books, 2814 35th Street in Sacramento. This event is free and open to the public.

Guest speakers at the 7th Annual Sacramento Community Book Forum - Q&A Panel Session will focus on the impact of gun violence in the African American community.

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.

National Action Network Western Regional Conference in Sacramento Feb 5-7, 2020. The Western Regional Conference is the annual convening of the membership from chapters located in the western hemisphere to address issues impacting marginalized communities. This year's conference will be hosted in Sacramento at Genesis Church in South Sacramento. 
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!
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 model, Jaleesa Mitchell, with a sexy warm gold blonde Pixie Bowl Cut 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
HIRING NOW: Census 2020 Takers
Earn extra income while helping your community. The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting to fill hundreds of thousands of positions across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count.
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