Community Event: Black Canadian History, Scholarship and Performance– January 25, 2020 @ 10:00am-4:00pm @ St. John’s College, UBC, 2111 Lower Mall (Vancouver)

For more information: Website link Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020 Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm Location: St. John’s College, UBC, 2111 Lower Mall, Vancouver, BC Cost: All welcome, lunch included. Limited seating, RSVP by January 20th here Event Description: Sponsored by the David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education, Faculty of Education, UBC This event will take place … Continue reading Community Event: Black Canadian History, Scholarship and Performance– January 25, 2020 @ 10:00am-4:00pm @ St. John’s College, UBC, 2111 Lower Mall (Vancouver)

Community Event: An evening of reading and conversation with Edugyan and Omar El Akkad to discuss Washington Black – January 30, 2020 @ 7:00pm @ Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts (Vancouver)

For more information: Eventbrite link Date: Thursday, January 30, 2020 Time: 7:00pm Location: Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street (Vancouver) Cost: Free but register Ticket link Event Description: One Book One SFU: An evening of reading and conversation. About this Event Simon Fraser University Library is pleased to announce … Continue reading Community Event: An evening of reading and conversation with Edugyan and Omar El Akkad to discuss Washington Black – January 30, 2020 @ 7:00pm @ Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts (Vancouver)

Concert: Dianne Reeves – March 8, 2020 @ Chan Shun Concert Hall 6265 Crescent Road (Vancouver) @ 7pm

For more information: Chan Centre Website Link Date: Sunday, March 8, 2020 Time: 7:00pm Location: Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, 6265 Crescent Rd, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1 Cost: $46-$94 (link to purchase tickets Ticket Link) Event Description: Chan Centre Presents Dianne Reeves: Beleza Brazil “One of our generation’s definitive jazz masters, a vocal stylist … Continue reading Concert: Dianne Reeves – March 8, 2020 @ Chan Shun Concert Hall 6265 Crescent Road (Vancouver) @ 7pm

Community Event: Roxane Gay presented by the Phil Lind Initiative and the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs– February 25, 2020 @ 6:00pm @ Chan Shun Concert Hall (Vancouver)

For more information: Website link Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Time: 6:00pm Location: Chan Shun Concert Hall, 6265 Crescent Road (Vancouver) Cost: This event is free to attend. Tickets are required and will be available in early 2020. For more information  (sign up for the newsletter), Lind Initiative 2020 Thinking While Black Series  Event Description: … Continue reading Community Event: Roxane Gay presented by the Phil Lind Initiative and the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs– February 25, 2020 @ 6:00pm @ Chan Shun Concert Hall (Vancouver)

Film Screening: Journey to Justice – February 13, 2020 @ 7pm @ The Cinematheque -1131 Howe Street (Vancouver)

For more information: Website link Date: Thursday, February 13, 2020 Time: 7:00pm Location: The Cinematheque -1131 Howe Street (Vancouver) Cost: $10/$12 (link to purchase tickets) Event Description: Presented by the Chan Centre in partnership with The Cinematheque This powerful documentary tells the story of six unsung heroes of the Canadian civil rights movement, among them … Continue reading Film Screening: Journey to Justice – February 13, 2020 @ 7pm @ The Cinematheque -1131 Howe Street (Vancouver)

Community Event: Ta-Nehisi Coates presented by the Phil Lind Initiative and the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs– February 11, 2020 @ 6:00pm @ Chan Shun Concert Hall (Vancouver)

For more information: Website link Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 Time: 6:00pm Location: Chan Shun Concert Hall, 6265 Crescent Road (Vancouver) Cost: This event is free to attend. Tickets are required and will be available in early 2020. For more information  (sign up for the newsletter), Lind Initiative 2020 Thinking While Black Series  Event Description: … Continue reading Community Event: Ta-Nehisi Coates presented by the Phil Lind Initiative and the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs– February 11, 2020 @ 6:00pm @ Chan Shun Concert Hall (Vancouver)

Community Event: Black History Month Classic Jazz and Blues @ February 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm @ Belfry Theatre, 1291 Gladstone Avenue (Victoria)

For more information: BC Black History Awareness Society Black History Month Website   Facebook link Date: Monday, February 17, 2020 Time: 7:00 pm Location: Belfry Theatre, 1291 Gladstone Avenue (Victoria) Cost: By donation – minimum donation of $10.00/person appreciated Event Description: Doors Open: 6:30 pm Featuring jazz, blues, gospel and soul by 2 great bands. Five … Continue reading Community Event: Black History Month Classic Jazz and Blues @ February 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm @ Belfry Theatre, 1291 Gladstone Avenue (Victoria)

Community Event: 2020 BC Black History Month Cemetery Tour @ February 16, 2020 @ 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm @ Ross Bay Cemetery 1516 Fairfield Rd. (Victoria)

For more information: BC Black History Awareness Society Black History Month Website    Facebook link Date: Sunday, February 16, 2020 Time: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Location: Ross Bay Cemetery 1516 Fairfield Rd. (Victoria) Cost: Rain or shine. $5/person. $2 OCS, BCBHAS members Event Description: A guided tour of the graves of Black Pioneers dating … Continue reading Community Event: 2020 BC Black History Month Cemetery Tour @ February 16, 2020 @ 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm @ Ross Bay Cemetery 1516 Fairfield Rd. (Victoria)

Community Event: BC Black History Month Reception @ January 28, 2020 @ Victoria City Hall- By invitation (Victoria)

For more information: BC Black History Awareness Society Black History Month Website    Facebook link Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm Location: Antechamber Victoria City Hall Cost: By invitation Event Description: Mark Black History Month, with BC Black History Awareness Society and Victoria City's Reception at Victoria City Hall - Ante … Continue reading Community Event: BC Black History Month Reception @ January 28, 2020 @ Victoria City Hall- By invitation (Victoria)

Community Event: 2020 Black History Month Kick Off at the Library @ February 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm @ GVPL – Main Branch, 735 Broughton (Victoria)

For more information: BC Black History Awareness Society Black History Month Website  Facebook link Date: Sunday, February 2, 2020 Time: 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Location: GVPL – Main Branch, 735 Broughton (Victoria) Cost: Free Event Description: Drop in kiosk with members of the BC Black History Awareness Society available to talk about upcoming events … Continue reading Community Event: 2020 Black History Month Kick Off at the Library @ February 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm @ GVPL – Main Branch, 735 Broughton (Victoria)