McNabb Park, 180, Percy St., Ottawa
Ottawa Tribute to Nipsey Hussle Tribute. Please join us this Saturday in celebrating the life and impact of Nipsey Hussle. Let’s come together to honour our brother and community champion. All are Welcome. Organized by Eritrean Students' Association - ESA - Carleton University
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
7 PM – 9 PM
St. Joseph High School, 3333 Greenbank Rd, Nepean, ON, K2J 4J1
How We Did It! Team Subban's Vision for Success. Hosted by St Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School Council. Karl Subban is a former school principal in one of Toronto’s toughest neighbourhoods, and the father of five children, including three NHL players. His new memoir, How We Did It: The Subban Plan for Success in Hockey, School, and Life has become an immediate, national bestseller. Free admission. Registration on eventbrite:
Saturday, April 20, 2019
8 PM – 12:30 AM
Queen St. Fare, 170 Queen St., Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5E1
Salsa Night featuring Fiesta Cubana. Fiesta Cubana are a 9-piece musical ensemble that combine Latin hits with their Afro Cuban roots, Salsa, Merengue, Cha cha cha in an explosive show that will have you dancing non-stop! 19+ // $10 in advance // $15 at the door
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ACCESSIBILITY: Queen St. Fare is wheelchair accessible.We acknowledge that this event takes place on the traditional unceded territory of the Algonquin Nation.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Imagine Cinema Ottawa- 1200 St Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, ON K1K 3B8
OTTAWA PREMIRE: Screening of the film "Hero", followed by a talk-back with the film's Director, Frances-Anne Solomon. Event Co-presented with BlackOttawa411 About the film: Shot in Trinidad, Ghana, the UK and Canada, HERO is the story of Ulric Cross, who in 1941, left his small island home to seek his fortune, and became the RAF’s most decorated West Indian. His life took a different course when he followed the call of history and joined the Pan-African movement sweeping the world in the 50’s and 60’s. Use the discount code BO411 to get $2.50 off the general admission ticket price
Tickets: $10 – $12.50 Available on Eventbrite:
Friday, April 26, 2019
8:30 PM – 11:59 PM
The Blacksheep, 763 Chemin Riverside, Wakefield, QC J0X 3G0
The Souljazz Orchestra back at the Black Sheep Inn, in beautiful Wakefield! Expect a lit night of big brassy tropical grooves - we'll be previewing some fresh new tunes along with plenty of Souljazz classics!
Tickets on sale now, get em while they last!
Saturday, April 27, 2019
1 pm - 3 pm
One Resource - 133 Besserer St., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6A7
Black Mental Health Matters: Community Conversation Series #BMHM. Join us for informal community conversations to discuss the stigma of mental health in the black community. This is an opportunity to have an open dialogue on how we can break down these barriers and encourage the community to make mental health a priority. We are pleased to have FAMHAS FOUNDATION as our presenters for our spring 2019 session. FAMHAS FOUNDATION Founder & President Marie Remy will be our guest speaker for the afternoon.Presentation will include:
- Fabiola's story & short video clip - - Mental health within the black community
- FAMHAS programs & services - Q & A interactive discussion. The presentation will be in both official languages. English & French. •Spaces and tickets for this event is limited.
•Light refreshments will be served. Free admission. Attendees are asked to RSVP by registering here: https://bit.ly/2ChNrdd
Saturday, April 27, 2019
1 PM – 5 PM
African Soul Food, 425 Chemin Vanier, Gatineau J9J 3H9
Venez célébrer avec nous l'inauguration de notre Épicerie Fine Africaine à Gatineau (secteur Aylmer)! Bientôt ouvert!Le grand moment est arrivé!Pour célébrer ce premier grand moment nous vous convions à l'inauguration de African Soul Food, votre nouvelle épicerie fine africaine à Gatineau le samedi 27 avril 2019. Au programme : - Boissons et bouchées offertes - Animation et réseautage de qualité- Prix de présence et tirageEt bien sûr, magasinage avec notre belle variétés d'aliments africains, de marques importées ou québécoises, de produits cosmétiques et d'accessoires. Nous avons une belle sélection dans laquelle vous, et même vos enfants, trouverez votre bonheur.Au plaisir!
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