Community Event: Black History Month :Closing Ceremony hosted by SFU Students of Caribbean & African Ancestry, SFU African Students’ Association and SFU Somali Students Association- February 29, 2020 @ 6:00pm @ SFU Harbour Centre,515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver)

For more information:   Facebook Link Date: Saturday, February 29, 2020 Time: 6:00pm -9:00pm Location: 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver) Cost: Event Description: This will be a formal evening to conclude Black History Month. We will honor and recognize the works of Black students in the SFU community. - Networking with Black Professionals - FORMAL DINNER … Continue reading Community Event: Black History Month :Closing Ceremony hosted by SFU Students of Caribbean & African Ancestry, SFU African Students’ Association and SFU Somali Students Association- February 29, 2020 @ 6:00pm @ SFU Harbour Centre,515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver)

Community Event: Black History Month Special: Black Students’ Experiences at SFU hosted by SFU African Students’ Association – February 28, 2020 @ 6:30pm @ SFU Harbour Centre Campus Vancouver, Room 2270, Sauder Industries Policy Room,515 West Hastings Street Vancouver, BC (Vancouver)

For more information:   Facebook Link  Website link Date: Friday, February 28, 2020 Time: 6:30pm -8:30pm Location: 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver) Cost: Free but register Event Description: In celebration of Black History Month, the SFU African Students' Association is hosting an evening of discussion to create space and highlight the experiences of Black students at … Continue reading Community Event: Black History Month Special: Black Students’ Experiences at SFU hosted by SFU African Students’ Association – February 28, 2020 @ 6:30pm @ SFU Harbour Centre Campus Vancouver, Room 2270, Sauder Industries Policy Room,515 West Hastings Street Vancouver, BC (Vancouver)

Community Event: Vancouver Poetry Slam featuring K.P Dennis – February 24, 2020 @ 8:00pm @ Cafe Deux Soleils, 2096 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, BC (Vancouver)

For more information:   Facebook Link  Website link Date: Monday, February 24, 2020 Time: 8:00pm -11:00pm Location: 2096 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, BC V5N 4B2 (Vancouver) Cost: $6-$10 sliding scale (but no one will be turned away for lack of funds!) Event Description: Vancouver Poetry House acknowledges this event is taking place on the unceded ancestral territories … Continue reading Community Event: Vancouver Poetry Slam featuring K.P Dennis – February 24, 2020 @ 8:00pm @ Cafe Deux Soleils, 2096 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, BC (Vancouver)

Community Event: Locals Lounge presents: Afro Van Connect| February 12, 2020 @ 7:00pm @ Railway Stage & Beer Café, 579 Dunsmuir Street, (Vancouver)

For more information:  Eventbrite Link Facebook Link Date:  Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Time: 7:00pm -11:00pm Location: Railway Stage & Beer Café, 579 Dunsmuir Street (Vancouver) Cost:$10 Event Description: Locals Lounge is a live interview and music series featuring Vancouver's best talent, letting audiences discover the people behind the music. Join host Ian Cromwell and get … Continue reading Community Event: Locals Lounge presents: Afro Van Connect| February 12, 2020 @ 7:00pm @ Railway Stage & Beer Café, 579 Dunsmuir Street, (Vancouver)

Community Event: Black History Month: A Gospel Celebration @ February 16, 2020 @ 7:00pm-9:30pm @ Canadian Memorial United Church West 15th Avenue at Burrard Street(Vancouver)

For more information: Facebook link Date: Sunday, February 16, 2020 Time: 7:00pm-9:30pm Location: Canadian Memorial United Church West 15th Avenue at Burrard Street(Vancouver) Cost: Tickets are at the door - FREE or BY DONATION Event Description: Celebrate Black History Month with Vancouver's longest running gospel choir! With performances by Universal Gospel Choir, Canadian Memorial United … Continue reading Community Event: Black History Month: A Gospel Celebration @ February 16, 2020 @ 7:00pm-9:30pm @ Canadian Memorial United Church West 15th Avenue at Burrard Street(Vancouver)

Community Event: The Black Love Series: Healing with Food| February 21, 2020 @ 6:30PM @ ArtStarts in Schools, 808 Richards St.(Vancouver)

For more information:  Eventbrite link Facebook link  Date: Friday, February 21, 2020 Time: 6:30pm-9:30pm Location: ArtStarts in Schools, 808 Richards St. (Vancouver) Cost: $40 (Eventbrite link) Event Description: Join Afro Van Connect alongside Asha Wheeldon from Kula Kitchen, Dr. Dorian Holmes and Dora Kamau for an evening of exploration of self-love, food, and wellness. This … Continue reading Community Event: The Black Love Series: Healing with Food| February 21, 2020 @ 6:30PM @ ArtStarts in Schools, 808 Richards St.(Vancouver)

Community Event: Old School Vibe Friday! (Rexx’s Bday)| February 14, 2020 @ 11:00pm @ Calabash Bistro, 428 Carrall St (Vancouver)

For more information:  Facebook Link Date:  Friday, February 14, 2020 Time: 11:00pm -2:00am Location: Calabash Bistro, 428 Carrall St (Vancouver) Cost: Event Description: This month back by popular demand we have Teknique The Kingpin (Toronto) alongside Dj Rexx dropping the old school90's and early 2000's classics!! Straight Hip Hop, R&B, Reggae/Dancehall and pop all night … Continue reading Community Event: Old School Vibe Friday! (Rexx’s Bday)| February 14, 2020 @ 11:00pm @ Calabash Bistro, 428 Carrall St (Vancouver)

Community Event: Dr. Sherene Seikaly.Productive Discomforts: Sa’da, Blackness, and Palestine | Feb 13, 2020|6:30pm|Simon Fraser University (Harbour Centre Campus) 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver)

For more information: Eventbrite Link Date: Thursday, February 13, 2020 Time: 6:30pm-7:30pm Location: Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre Campus (Room HC 7000), 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver) Cost: Free but register (link to register at Eventbrite Link ) Event Description: Annual Lecture Series Presents: Dr. Sherene Seikaly About this Event Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies Annual … Continue reading Community Event: Dr. Sherene Seikaly.Productive Discomforts: Sa’da, Blackness, and Palestine | Feb 13, 2020|6:30pm|Simon Fraser University (Harbour Centre Campus) 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver)

Community Event: For Everyone, By Us: A Love Letter to Black Artists| February 14, 2020 @ 7:00pm @ THE WAREHOUSE 550 MALKIN AVE (Vancouver)

For more information:  Facebook Link Date:  Friday, February 14, 2020 Time: 7:00pm -10:00pm Location: THE WAREHOUSE, 550 MALKIN AVE (Vancouver) Cost: $10 Event Description: "For Everyone By Us" is a movement that was born from a desire to showcase black artists, while simultaneously creating community and fostering connection. We strive to create spaces for black … Continue reading Community Event: For Everyone, By Us: A Love Letter to Black Artists| February 14, 2020 @ 7:00pm @ THE WAREHOUSE 550 MALKIN AVE (Vancouver)

Community Event: The Beauty of Being Black · Hosted by by SFU Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies | Feb 28, 2020|5:00pm-7:00pm |Simon Fraser University (Harbour Centre Campus) 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver)

For more information: Eventbrite Link  Date: Friday, February 28, 2020 Time: 5:30pm-9:30pm Location: Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre Campus (Room HC 7000), 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver) Cost: Free but register (link to register at Eventbrite Link ) Event Description: “The Beauty of Being Black”: A Genealogy of Black Muslim Fashion in the United States - SFU … Continue reading Community Event: The Beauty of Being Black · Hosted by by SFU Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies | Feb 28, 2020|5:00pm-7:00pm |Simon Fraser University (Harbour Centre Campus) 515 West Hastings Street (Vancouver)