Archive for the 'Events' Category

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Culture, Dispatches, Events, Global Sisterhood, Resources, Travelogues

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Dalai Lama: Peace Through Compassion

Events

Who: His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama What: “Peace Through Compassion” lecture When: April 25, 2009 – 2:00 pm Where: Greek Theatre, University of California, Berkeley Cost: $15 (lawn), $50 reserved Beginning at noon March 23, $15 lawn seating and $50 reserved seating tickets will be available to the general public by phone (510-642-9988) or […]

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4th Women in Africa and the African Diaspora (WAAD) International Conference on Education, Gender & Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization (and Call for Papers)

Culture, Events

Announcement  4th Women in Africa and the African Diaspora (WAAD) International Conference on Education, Gender & Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization Abuja, Nigeria (August 3-8, 2009) Professor Obioma Nnaemeka, Convener E-mail: waadconf@iupui.edu; website: http://www.waadconf.org CALL FOR PAPERS BACKGROUND For over a decade, the WAAD conferences have provided the space for researchers, students, policy […]

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The Mozambique Gospel Concert (Oakland, CA)

Culture, Events

When: Saturday @ 6:00 pm January 31st, 2009 Doors open at 5:45 pm. Where: The Grand Avenue Church 278 Grand Avenue (Near Harrison) Oakland, CA What: The Mozambique Gospel Concert Top Bay Area gospel acts will be coming together to raise money for the people of Mozambique, Africa Event MC, Pastor Dexter Thomas from the […]

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“And Marriage for All” Campaign Kick Off — Phase 2!

Events

“And Marriage for All” Campaign Kick Off — Phase 2! Thursday, December 11, 6-8PM @ the SF LGBT Community Center (followed by a free, holiday cocktail reception!) These past few weeks, much has been said to pit LGBT Californians against People of Color, People of Faith, etc, and visa versa. We’re better than that. Now […]

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What God Has Joined Together: Hope for All Families

Events

Sunday, December 14 4pm-7pm Historic Sweets Ballroom 1933 Broadway Oakland “What God Has Joined Together: Hope for All Families” Please Join San Francisco + Oakland + Bay Area Faith Leaders for an evening of Healing, Affirmation & Hope for LGBT Families & Friends in the aftermath of the passage of Proposition 8 Come Join in […]

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The Rhythm Sistas – Dance Circle & Soul Food Demo (CA)

Events

Host: The Rhythm Sistas Location: The Essex Clubhouse 1 Lakeside Drive, Oakland, CA When: Saturday, December 6, 11:00am Phone: 209-617-3751 Greetings & Peace Sistas! Ain’t No Stopping Us Now! We’re On The Move… supporting and encouraging each other as we all move toward a healthier, happier way of living! We would be honored if you’d […]

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A Conversation with Toni Morrison

Culture, Events

City Arts & Lectures presents an onstage conversation with Toni Morrison. Toni Morrison In conversation with Michael Krasny Masonic Auditorium, San Francisco Friday, November 21, 2008 at 8 pm. Tickets: $23. Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning author, editor and professor, Toni Morrison is best known for her richly detailed and epic novels. In her last […]

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Rhythm Sistas – Drum Circle

Culture, Events

Host: Sandy Mills, Mar Stevens, Charlene Gumbs & Monica Anderson Location: The Noodle Factory 1255 26th Street, Oakland, CA When: Saturday, November 15, 1:00PM to 4:00PM Phone: (510) 381-0844 E-mail: imaniblessed@yahoo.com When we drum – we send out waves of healing rhythm! Bring your drum and your positive energy! Become part of a circle of […]

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Rhythm Sistas Drumming Lesson & Session

Culture, Events, For Fun

Bay Area sistern come get your DRUM MEDICINE on. I’ll be there! —- Announcement Lets Do It Again! (Sat. OCT 25th 1-5pm) Rhythm Sistas Drumming Lesson & Session Lets do it again! Rhythm Sistas Drumming Lesson & Session If you know the sweet sensation of the drum & positive energy of the dance – then […]

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