Fireworks & Boston First Night, first day 2017 events.

Fireworks & Boston First Night, first day 2017 events.

Events Sat Dec 31st – KUUMBA day of CREATIVITY (Feast) 7:00 pm, Reggie Lewis Center Sun Jan 1st – IMANIA day of FAITH 4 PM,…

#ThisisLoving movie celebrates an interracial couple who married in 1958. Interracial emojis introduced.

 Interracial Emojis from Focus Features #ThisisLoving  #VoteLoving  #LovingMovie Loving is the new film from acclaimed writer/director Jeff Nichols (Take Shelter, Mud, Midnight Special).You are among…

Black Theater, a stageplay at Strand Theater.

Black Theater Oct 29th – Strand Theater 3 and 7 pm, Check out the Miss Marian Anderson and Friends Project stage play by The Oscar…

ROXBURY STRONG at Madison Park Development Hibernian Hall 50th

ROXBURY STRONG: A Story of Emergence Madison Park Development and Hibernian Hall celebrate their 50th anniversary. Madison Park Development is a real estate property developer, property…

Janelle Monae presents film in Massachusetts, co-stars with Tarij P Henson, Octavia Spencer

Today – Aug 13th  Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival – Location of Films and Things The Tuesday 8/9 “Hidden Figures” Clips and Color of Conversation with Janelle…

A really interesting piece about Boston Public School students at Newport Jazz Festival.

Natixis Global Asset Management Announces George Wein Jazz Ambassador Scholarship Winners, Celebrates the Next Generation of Jazz at the 2016 Newport Jazz Festival Sponsors jazz…

An Olympics African American family story you don’t want to miss. @seedandspark

Olympic Pride, American Prejudice unites relatives of 1936 African American Olympic heroes at Chicago shoot The Olympic Pride, American Prejudice Chicago shoot captured more than just never-before-heard…

Summer Reading Tip: 10 African Literature Blogs to read

http://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/06/08/10-african-literature-blogs-you-should-know-about/ ( @blackboston Tweets ) received a tip in the channel today and here’s that share. Kenyan blogger James Murua lists 10 Africanliterature rich blogs:…

First Church Roxbury offers the public a unique experience on Marathon Monday Patriot’s Day

Program: THE ROXBURY COLLABORATIVE HOSTS PATRIOTS’ DAY IN ROXBURY AT THE FIRST CHURCH ROXBURY Date: April 21, 2014 Marathon Monday Location: 10 PUTNAM STREET JOHN…