Community Event: Black History Month Celebration (Hosted by Vancouver Public Library and National Congress of Black Women Foundation)- February 1, 2020 @ 3pm-5pm-@ Vancouver Public Library, 350 West Georgia Street (Vancouver)

For more information: Facebook link  Website link Date: Saturday, February 1, 2020 Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm Location: Vancouver Public Library, 350 West Georgia Street (Vancouver) Cost: Event Description: Celebrate the opening of Black History Month with an afternoon of dance, performance, music and art. Enjoy a multi-disciplinary interactive performance about the struggles, courage and challenges … Continue reading Community Event: Black History Month Celebration (Hosted by Vancouver Public Library and National Congress of Black Women Foundation)- February 1, 2020 @ 3pm-5pm-@ Vancouver Public Library, 350 West Georgia Street (Vancouver)

Community Event: 2020 Black History Month Storytelling & Cultural Show- Feb 15, 2020 @ 4:00pm @ Surrey City Hall, 13450 104 Avenue, (Surrey)

For more information: Facebook link Date: Saturday, February 15, 2020 Time: 4:00pm-9:00pm Location: 13450 104 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3T 1V8 (Surrey) Cost: Event Description: 2020 Black History Month Storytelling and Cultural Show ***Participatory Storytelling ***Dance ***Drumming Café ***African Foods ***Fashion Parade ***Arts & Crafts Exhibition ***Refreshments Contact: Ivy: 604-704-4543

Community Event: Black Love Mixer – February 15, 2020 @ 6:00pm @ The Loft Lounge 1184 Denman St (Vancouver)

For more information: Facebook link Date: Saturday, February 15, 2020 Time: 6:00pm Location: The Loft Lounge, 1184 Denman St (Vancouver) Cost: $10 Event Description: It’s a Black Love Mixer Y’all! Come mingle, laugh and sip with blacks in the city. Lots of opportunity to vibe with everyone in the room. Great energy only 🖤❤️🖤❤️

Community Event: Decolonizing the Museum: Meditation Workshop with Grace Ndiritu @ February 3, 2020 @ 3:00pm – 5:00pm@ Presentation Circle inside MOA’s Multiversity Galleries (Vancouver)

For more information: Event link Date: Monday, February 3, 2020 Time: 9:30pm Location: Presentation Circle inside MOA’s Multiversity Galleries, Museum of Anthropology, University of British Columbia, 6393 NW Marine Drive (Vancouver) Cost: Free with musuem admission but RSVP to Nuno Porto, MOA Curator, Africa + South America: nuno.porto@ubc.ca Event Description: British-Kenyan visiting artist Grace Ndiritu leads participants on … Continue reading Community Event: Decolonizing the Museum: Meditation Workshop with Grace Ndiritu @ February 3, 2020 @ 3:00pm – 5:00pm@ Presentation Circle inside MOA’s Multiversity Galleries (Vancouver)

Community Event: Literature Alive – February 6, 2020 | 7:00pm – 9:00 pm @ Douglas College, 700 Royal Ave (New Westminster)

For more information: Facebook link Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Douglas College, 700 Royal Ave (New Westminster) Cost: $9-$20 Event Description: The Douglas College Creative Writing Department presents Literature Alive, an evening with three distinguished guest authors: Chelene Knight, Shazia Hafiz Ramji and Ian Williams. Join us Thursday, Feb. 6, … Continue reading Community Event: Literature Alive – February 6, 2020 | 7:00pm – 9:00 pm @ Douglas College, 700 Royal Ave (New Westminster)

Community Event: Youssef Kromah in Vancouver: An evening of art & poetry featuring local perfomers – February 6, 2020 | 8:00pm – 11:00 pm @ Porto Café – 2207 Cambie Street (Vancouver)

For more information: Eventbrite link Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Time: 8:00pm - 11:00pm Location: Porto Café - 2207 Cambie Street (Vancouver) Cost: $9-$20 Event Description: Description بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيم We acknowledge that this event is being hosted on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh … Continue reading Community Event: Youssef Kromah in Vancouver: An evening of art & poetry featuring local perfomers – February 6, 2020 | 8:00pm – 11:00 pm @ Porto Café – 2207 Cambie Street (Vancouver)