Events

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Celebrating the African Festival of the Art's 25th year, the festival grounds in Chicago's Washington Park will come alive as a simulated African village over Labor Day weekend. Attendees will be transported across the Diaspora with interactive demonstrations, vibrant drumming, historical artifacts, Read More...
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Later this month, several concerned citizens and community leaders (Sister Afrika Porter, Spencer Leak Jr., Nicole Wheatly, Dorian Minor and many others) will convene for an "emergency peace summit" to tackle some of the issues relative to gun violence in the city of Chicago. This Peace Rally wi Read More...
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How to Make A Hood unfolds a wide canon of stereotypes that foster misconceptions as they relate to black bodies and their environments. The artists represented in this exhibition produce work that in some fashion explore the multi-faceted characteristics of the word "hood"; a slang term for a bl Read More...
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Located inside the Windy City Harvest Youth Farm, adjacent to Dyett High School (555 E. 51st St.), the Washington Park Farm Stand offers fresh, pesticide-free produce grown by local teenagers. They accept LINK, WIC/Senior Farmer's Market Coupons, credit/debit cards and cash. The grand opening is Jul Read More...
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The 2014 H.O.P.E. Job Fair and Expo event is presented by the Gardner Initiative to assist in creating a better position of commerce and trade between community members and the contractors and companies who they affect economically. Potential employers will include state, city, and private sector Read More...
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July 14th @ 7pm Il. College of Optometry (3240 S. Indiana) Read More...
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July 15th @ 7pm 1st District Station (1718 S. State)`     Read More...