Every Second Tuesday | MONEY MANAGEMENTO WORKSHOPS
The California Black Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Greater Sacramento Financial Literacy Group will be hosting monthly "Money Management" workshops for Del Paso Heights residents in the 95838 zip code area. Classes are via Zoom or in person at Highland Community Charter School. Register before August 9th to get in. Class time, 7pm - 8:30pm. For more information call 916-467-8878 or click here.
Aug | now-28 | CIRQUE Du SOLEIL-ALEGRIA
Cirque du Soleil - Alegria is happening this Sunday at 01:30 p.m., under the "Big Top" at Sutter Health Park, 400 Ballpark Drive in West Sacramento. Alegria is described includes exciting acrobatics, surreal costume designs, vibrant sets, visual poetry, and its unforgettable soundtrack. For more information and tickets, click here.
Aug 12 | VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church -8011 Lemond Hill Avenue in South Sac is hosting Vacation Bible School for FREE this Friday from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. There will be classes are for all ages along with games, snacks, prizes, and more.
Aug 12 | KALIMBA: SPIRIT OF EARTH, WIND & FIRE
The nationally touring show Kalimba, The Spirit of Earth Wind and Fire preforms 6:30 p.m. this Friday at Swabbies Restaurant & Bar - 5871 Garden Highway in Sacramento. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 12 | TRUE MALE EXPRESSIONS
Hear how 12 men from different walks of life sincerely feel about relationships.! There will be a women’s panel as well. This Friday from 7 p.m. -9 p.m. Admission is free at Florin Square, 2251 Florin Road, Sacramento, CA 95822. Info T-Mo: (916) 208-7638.
Aug 12 |ECSTATICA
Each month the CLARA Auditorium - 1425 24th Street in Sacramento host a wellness workshop, divine offerings, and musical talent to raise up and connect with Sacramento's growing and talented community of healers and creatives. Doors open at 7:30, DJ & Ecstatic Dance start at 8:15 p.m. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 13 | EXTRADORDINARY HOUSEPLANT EVENT
Green Acres Nursery & Supply in Elk Grove -9220 East Stockton Boulevard- is hosting a free "Extraordinary Houseplant Event" this from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. This Free Event features hard-to-find rare and exotic houseplants along with fun pop-up events and a raffle of rare Saturday plants! For more information and free registration, click here.
Aug 13 | SACRAMENTO BLACK WOMXN FESTIVAL
Black Womxn United and the California Black Women’s Health Project are hosting their first Sacramento Black Womxn Festival this Saturday from 10am-3pm at William Land Park. The event includes empowering messages from various speakers and celebrates Back Womxn and focuses on restorative and self-care. For more information and free registration, click here.
Aug 13 | BLACK ARTS & CULTURE EXPERIENCE
The Black Arts & Culture Experience is an event design to uplift the community. There will be back to school giveaways for any youth that attends the event, live entertainment, food and local vendors. The "Experience" is this Saturday from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Charles Robertson Park - 3525 Norwood Avenue in Sacramento. For details and registration, click here.
Aug 13 | CELEBRATE OAK PARK
Join your neighbors to celebrate the rich culture of Oak Park and connect with services in the community. There will be fun activities for the whole family, from Electric Vehicle riding, to a STEAM Kids Zone, resources, free BBQ, Ice Cream, and more. "Celebrate Oak Park" this Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in McClatchy Park - 3500 5th Avenue. There's no admission fee. For more information, click here.
August 13 | SACRAMENTO'S BLACK WALL STREET - FILM SCREENING
You are invited to join ABC-10's "Race and Culture" team for a two-part series highlighting Florin Square, a 74,000 sq. ft, Black-owned commercial building in South Sacramento that is home to more than 200 businesses. The film screenings are at 2 p.m. & 6 p.m. followed by a panel discussion with Sacramento Black leaders and business owners. this Saturday at Florin Square, 2251 Florin Road in South Sacramento. For Free registration and details, click here.
Aug 13 | SELF DESIGNS ART GALLERY COURTYARD CONCERT
Self-Designs Art Gallery presents an outdoor Courtyard Concert featuring local art work & live musical performances!! Doors open at 4 p.m. All guests will meet inside the art gallery to be escorted to the private courtyard - 1117 18th Street, Sacramento. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 13 | THE BIG HYSTO: A BLACK WOMB REVOLUTION
Muganzo Entertainment presents #thebighysto documentary tour that addresses past and present medical racism, sexism, & trans/homophobia. The event is this Saturday from 3 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at The Guild Theater-2828 35th in Oak Park. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 13 | NORTH HIGHLANDS COMMUNITY POP UP
The North Highlands Community Pop Up is this Saturday from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at 6150-Watt Avenue in North Highlands. The "Pop Up" benefits women entrepreneurs build and grow their businesses. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 13 |SUMMER SIPS & SOUNDS
The Placer Wine Trail presents an evening of wine, craft beer, small bites, and live music at the Fountains at Roseville beginning at 6:30 p.m. Entry is free; drinks, bites, and gifts are available for purchase. The Fountains at Roseville is located in the Westfield Galleria- Roseville Parkway & Galleria Blvd. in Roseville. For more information, click here.
Aug 13 | HERSTORY
HerStory (entertainment and empowerment event). An event full of entertainment, empowerment, laughter, wisdom, and great vibes! Featuring poetry by Larue and Terry Moore, motivational speakers, and comedy; This Saturday, from 7 p.m.-9 p.m., at 1913 Del Paso Blvd. Sac 95815. For more information call, 916 208-7638.
Aug 13 | COMEDIAN SHAWN WAYANS
Comedian/Actor Shawn Wayans comes to the Punch Line Comedy Club in Sacramento-2100 Arden Way. He's doing 2-show this Friday and 3-shows this Saturday. For details and reservations, click here.
Aug 13-14 | CALIFORNIA GARLIC FESTIVAL
The California Garlic Festival is coming to the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds August 13-14. The wholesome family fun event is focused on local entertainment, community leadership, and the Valley’s vast agriculture. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 14 | MARIACHI FESTIVAL
Life Entertainment presents a "Mariachi Festival" this Sunday, August 14th, 5 p.m. at SAFE Credit Union Performing Arts Center - 1301 L St. in downtown Sacramento. Performers include; Estrella de Mexico, Lupita Infante, Mariachi Bonita, and Ballet Folklorico Nube de Oro. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 19-21 | FOODIELAND NIGHT MARKET
Sacramento's "FoodieLand Night Market" is coming to Cal Expo August 19-21. Foodieland" is where you’ll experience a variety of amazing foods and drinks, arts, crafts, games, and live entertainment in one great location. For dates and details, click here
Aug 20 |SHE ROCKS FLAG FOOTBALL
Solid Ground Sports Academy presents "She Rocks" Flag Football for kids ages 5 through 17 (both girls and co-ed divisions). The skills evaluation takes place Saturday, August 20th from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Franklin Boyce Park, 7700 Franklin Blvd. For more information and registration call 916-889-3548 or click here.
Aug 20 | COMEDY NIGHT @ GUILD THEATER
Dru Burks host "Comedy Night at the Guild Theater - 2828 35th Street in Oak Park, Saturday August 20th, doors open at 7 p.m. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 20-21 | 11th ANNUAL BANANA FESTIVAL
The 11th Annual Banana Festival Sacramento returns to William Land Park-1401 Sutterville Road in Sacramento for 2-Days, August 20 & 21 from 10 a.m-7 p.m. The Banana Festival is a multicultural event celebrating cultures in Asia, Africa, and the Americas that use the banana as a source of food, art, and culture. The event includes banana foods, music, art, health, and family fun! For dates, details and tickets, click here.
Aug 27 | STOCKTON JAZZ FESTIVAL
SMA Entertainment present it's annual "Stockton Jazz Festival" Saturday, August 27th at the Weber Point Event Center / 221 N Center Street in Stockton. Jazz artist include Jeanette Harris, Lin Rountree, Joel Del Rosario, the Braxton Brothers and more. For details and tickets, click here.
Aug 27-28 | INTERNATIONAL AFRICAN FASHION & MUSIC WEEK
The KDEE Street Team will be at The Waareem International African Fashion & Music Week is August 27 & 28 at the Kensington Park Hotel 450 Post Street in San Francisco's Union Square. For applications and more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Aug 27 | VIRTUAL GOSPEL WORKSHOP Vol. 1
The Gospel Music & Arts Alliance of Sacramento presents "Virtual Workshop Vol. 1" with Elder Demetrius Tolefree, CEO of Freedem Radio, Saturday, August 27th @ 10 a.m. via Zoom. The Virtual Workshop will focus on Internet & Terrestrial Radio. What the differences are, the requirements for air play, rotation, presentation, etc. Also, Praise & Worship music in the church. For FREE registration, click here.
Aug 27 | DANA MAESHIA YOUTH WELLNESS FAIR
Escape Velocity Resources Foundation present its first annual "Dana Maeshia Youth Wellness Fair" Saturday, August 27th from 4pm-8pm at BOSS Church / 2326 Florin Road in Sacramento. This event is FREE for youth ages 12-19. Food, games, entertainment, art, game truck, speakers, vendors, career exploration. FREE SWAG bags for the first 100 registered youth. For details and tickets, click here
Aug 27 | TASTE OF SOUL SACRAMENTO
The 4th Annual "Taste of Soul" Sacramento is a two-day event taking place at Florin Square, 2251 Florin Road in Sacramento on August 27 & 2., Doors open at 12 p.m. and features Tank, Shai, Morris Day & The Time, Jon B, and DJ Quik. For details and registration, click here.
Aug 27 | ELK GROVE MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL
The City of Elk Grove present its "Elk Grove Multicultural Festival" includes 2 performance stages, an art show, international food court, vendors, crafts, and displays! The "Festival" is Saturday, August 27th from 10am until 5 p.m. at District56, 8230 Civic Center Drive in Elk Grove. For more information, click here.
Aug 28 | THE STOOP EXPERIENCE-EMERGING LEGENDS
Sacramento native, Jalen Tyre’ (tie-ree) directs his newest teen production, "The Stoop Experience." It's a live production geared to motivate kids and young adults to be excited about their artistry and Sacramento’s dynamic creative community. The event is Sunday, August 28th, 7 p.m. at Sac Dance Lab - 1807 Tribute Road in Sacramento. For details and tickets, click here.
Sept 3 / R&B FESTIVAL
The Greater Sacramento NAACP's R&B Festival featuring the Delfonics & Blue Magic is Saturday, September 3rd in Southside Park, 2115 6th Street in Sacramento. The general admission early Bird special is available now. To secure your ticket, click here.
Sept 10 | CLASS OF 1972 REUNION
The John F. Kennedy High School class of 1972 in Sacramento is planning their 50th reunion! The elegant sit-down dinner will be held at Seasons 52 in Arden Fair, Saturday, September 10th from 5:30-10 pm. Seating is limited and early-bird pricing will close on August 15th. For details and registration, click here.
Expunge Your Criminal Record!
Misdemeanors and felonies prevent you from getting a steady job, securing a home, and improving your Immigration status. The Sacramento NAACP caan help you clean your criminal record so you can secure your dream job, get paid more, live in your dream home, and become a legal resident or citizen of this beautiful country! For details contact the Sacramento NAACP at 916.856.0155
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento is looking for enthusiastic, hard-working professionals to join their team of community advocates and changemakers. The organization is building a Sacramento region where everyone has a safe, decent, and affordable housing. For job opportunities with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento, click here. https://habitatgreatersac.org/about-us/employment/
Aug - NOW | CITY OF SACRAMENTO CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
The scriptures say, "Seethe and Ye shall find .." but with the City of Sacramento, you must fill out a form and pass a test before you find your career opportunity as a Neighborhood Resources Coordinator I &II, Veterinarian, Building Inspector, Arts Program Coordinator, Program Specialist, Park Maintenance Worker and lots more! To see the complete list, click here.
THE CENTER FOR FATHER AND FAMILIES IS HIRING now!
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