MAKING BLACK AMERICA: Celebrate Black Joy in Music, Dance & Community
Join the African American Cultural Center of Long Beach, PBS SoCal | KCET and KJAZZ for this exciting Black History Month celebration!
Black Art Distrikt with Tashara Gavin-Moorehead
Conversation with: Rhonda Hamilton, Chester Whitmore, Ryan Porter, and Black Art Distrikt
Screening: Making Black America: Through the Grapevine
Food by: Women in Action Reaching Out
Mix, mingle, and take in the festivities of this unique Black History Month event!
Featuring an homage to rent parties, dance lessons, food inspired by the annual family reunion, and a children’s corner. Guests are encouraged to come in their favorite 1920s to 1970s attire.
Guests will also have the opportunity to visit AACCLB’s gallery. This month’s exhibit: “The Roots of Slavery.”
This event is inspired by the stories and themes presented in the four-part PBS television series MAKING BLACK AMERICA, which chronicles the vast social networks and organizations created by and for Black people.
(Saturday) 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
EXPO Arts Center
4321 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807