Upcoming Events

Community Health Fair

Date: October 15, 2010

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: 953 Olson Memorial Highway, Minneapolis

Cost: Free

Students from Summit Academy OIC host a Community Health Fair to educate low-income community residents and minorities about a variety of health issues including diabetes, heart disease, low birth weight prevention, STD's and obesity.

A Night of Shining Stars Gala

Date: October, 23 2010

Time: 5:00pm

Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 411 Minnesota Street St. Paul

Cost: $50.00 a person

For more information or to order tickets go to www.aabcainc.org

The African American Breast Cancer Alliance is celebrating its 20 year anniversary with a celebration of cancer survivors. Reception, Awards, Dinner, Celebration Dancing.

Urban Bush Women: Zollar Uncensored

Date: October 24, 2010

Time: 7:00pm

Location: Ted Mann Concert Hall University of Minnesota West Bank

Cost: $27.00 $37.00 $47.00 To purcahse tickets go to www.northrop.umn.edu

Through a special partnership with Northop Auditorium the Dept of AA&AS will provide a total of 10 free tickets to African American & African Studies alumni women. Tickets will be distributed on a first come first served basis. Conact Scott Redd at redd0002@umn.edu.

An evocative journey of Jawole's creative history from 1984 to the present. Jawole chose sections of works that speak to her early investigations into eroticism, sensuality, and the reclaiming of the broken parts of the self after trauma. This is a tribute to all of the women who have been Urban Bush Women.

NOMMO African American Authors Series: Patricia Smith

Date: November 3, 2010

Time: 7:00pm

Location: Cowles Auditorium, Hubert H. Humphrey Center, University of Minnesota

Cost: $15.00

To order tickets go to www.tickets.umn.edu