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Upcoming Events


 

THROUGH THE EYES OF A REBEL WOMEN | BOOK SIGNING WITH IRIS MORALES
SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017 | 1:00PM - 3:00PM
 
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
120 East 125th Street
New York, NY 10035

THROUGH THE EYES OF REBEL WOMEN - BOOK SIGNING & TALK WITH IRIS MORALES
Author Iris Morales shares her experiences as a Young Lord through her profound work, Through the Eyes of Rebel Women- The Young Lords: 1969-1976.Exploring the experiences of the women members of the Young Lords Party, Iris Morales provides a unique insight of the story within the story. Books will be available for purchase.


FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. We require participants to arrive 15 minutes before the session. 5 minutes prior activity, any unclaimed tickets are released to walk-up and standby participants.

 


LOWERY SIMS AND CHESTER HIGGINS IN CONVERSATION
THURSDAY, APRIL 20, 2017 | 6:00PM - 7:30PM
 
120 E 125th St, New York, NY 10035

Join us for an evening of conversation between esteemed curator, Lowery Stokes Sims and photographer and HOME, MEMORY, and FUTURE artist, Chester Higgins centered on Higgins' extensive work in Harlem and his career at the New York Times.

Suggested Donation: $5.00


 

MI QUERIDO BARRIO | AUGMENTED REALITY WALKING TOUR
SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017 | 1:00PM - 2:00PM
 
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI)
120 East 125th Street
New York, NY 10035

Join us for CCCADI?s exclusive Mi Querido Barrio Augmented Reality Walking Tours. Part III of Home, Memory, and Future - The ?virtual? exhibition, Mi Querido Barrio (My Beloved Community), mounted outdoors and in ?cyberspace? using augmented reality technology, will feature the place-making site-specific landmark locations by artists focusing on the creative process of community building important within the social history of El Barrio. On this walking tour, you will have the opportunity to engage with Augmented Reality (AR) technology, learn about the history of El Barrio, and witness the incredible digital artworks of our Home, Memory, and Future artists.

Mi Querido Barrio features the work of artists, Yasmin Hernandez, Adrian "Viajero" Roman, Tamiko Thiel, Alejandro Epifanio, Oliver Rios, Andrew Padilla, Edwin Pagan, Bianca DeJesus, Mariona Lloreta, Kearra Amaya Gopee, and Michael Cordero.

Tours will be led by Carlos Jesus Martinez Dominguez, veteran museum educator, and lifelong NYC resident.

WHERE: Tours will begin in front of Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute, located at 120 E 125th Street.

ADMISSION: $10/person | Registration is required

(All contributions help to sustain CCCADI?s programs and operations)


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Join the Green Party of New Jersey in support of the people of Puerto Rico.

Parade will be on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 12:30 P.M. on Bloomfield Ave. Newark, NJ. More details to come.

Then stay for the Boricua Music Festival, commencing at 3:00pm on Verona Ave.


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Carnaval De La Cultura Latina (Queens Edition) 2019
Public · Hosted by Carnaval De La Cultura Latina

Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 12 PM – 6 PM

Join us in Queens on September 8th in a day filled of fun for the whole family! Indulge in Latin music, food and culture in one of the biggest celebrations in New York City!


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Welcome to the official event page for the 50th Annual African American Day Parade!

PRE-PARADE PERFORMANCES: 12pm - 1pm

PARADE DURATION: 1pm - 6pm

PARADE ROUTE: 111th Street - 136th Street Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd.

The AADP focuses on five basic components that help to strengthen the community: Business, Education, Health, Politics/Government & Arts/Culture. Each year we choose one of these sectors as our theme and we invite those that have contributed to that field to act as our Grand Marshals, Marshals, and Honorary Guests. This year the AADP theme is “Integrity & Transparency = Good Government” and we will honor individuals that have contributed to the African American community through Politics & Government.

Get Involved Today:
-Advertise your business in our annual journal!
-Become a Sponsor!
-Donate!

For more information about AADP, please visit:
www.africanamericandayparade.org



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CCCADI'S 2ND ANNUAL SPRING GALA RECEPTION
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5, 2017 | 6:00PM - 10:00PM
 
The Loeb Boathouse Central Park
East 72nd Street & Park Drive North, New York, NY 10021

CCCADI invites you to the 2nd Annual Spring Gala Reception on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at the Loeb Central Park Boathouse. Join us celebrate our 40th Anniversary, the Grand Opening of our new home, and the spirit of activism through honoring The New York Women?s Foundation, Susan L. Taylor, Opal Tometi, and Ben Rodriguez-Cube?as, for their work in arts, culture, and social justice. Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito will receive the Firehouse Legacy Award for her tireless work in local activism, nonprofit organizations and labor for over a decade; her trailblazing role in government for Latinos and women; and her staunch support of CCCADI. 

Come prepared for a carnival-themed evening of dinner, open bar, and live performances from Afro-Brazilian music and dance ensemble, Dend? & Band, and Harlem's very own DjStormin Norman! 


Documentary Screening- Worcester MA

OCHO is proud to present the documentary "Colonization is Extinction"  Friday, September 20, 2019. Hosted by Casa Boriken of Worcester, MA, we will take part in the  the Borikua / Puerto Rican Annual Flag Raising Ceremony at Worcester City Hall. The documentary screening will start 6:00 PM.

For more information contact us at theocho.net@gmail.com


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Festival De El Grito De Lares
Calle Vyse -entre 167 y Home st.
Bronx, New York.
Acto politico, cultural y educativo
Saturday, September 21st,2019
Time:1 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Live Music:

Special Atraction: Encuentro de Tambores, Tambores y Más Tambores
From Puerto Rico, New York, New Jersey, Filadelfia, Connecticut,Florida,Boston

From NYC: Conjunto Sabor de Ayer, Herencia de Mi Tambó, DJ., Kandelo, Clemencia Figueroa.
Poetry/poetas: Mariposa and Christopher "Chilo" Cajigas.

Orador especial: Prof. José E. (Che) Velazquez Luyanda
Arts & Crafts,Speakers,Dance,Health Tables, Food
Location:Vyse Avenue
Between 167th Street& Home Street- Bronx, New York.
Information:Prof.Ponce Laspina (646) 299-6507
Sponsors: El Maestro, Inc.,Patriotas Softball Team, Roberto Clemente Softball League, Friends of Vyse Avenue,Juntas Nacionalistas de Nueva York y New Jersey, Fundación Andrés Figueroa Cordero,Rainbow Day Care, Senator Luis Sepulveda, Assemblyman Michael Blake, PRIDA, Avondale Care Group.

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