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woolly mammoth theatre
Activities - Free and at Local Time, Unless Noted
Dec 14 – Dec 27, 2023

goombay kids

POH Podcasts
Vincent Spaulding Goes Home to Create a Community Center in a Part of Forgotten America

Vincent Spaulding is the Project Leader of the George Henry White Memorial Health & Education Center in Bladen and Columbus Counties, North Carolina.

He talks about how he used his architecture and community organizing skills honed in middle-class Washington, DC and “divine intervention” to turn a 120-year-old farm house into a community center in his home county, a part of the “other” America.

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New York
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 65th Anniversary Opening Night Gala
New York City Center
131 West 55th Street between 6th & 7th Avenues
Wed, Nov 29, 7p 5-week run:  Wed, Nov 29-Sun, Dec 31
Senegal Dak’Art Festival
Wed, May 15–Fri, May 24 2024

How a Guaranteed Income Pilot Program is Helping Some in Gary, Indiana
PBS NewsHour

The 5 Reasons Why The "United States Of AFRICA" May Fail

Consumer Info
The PACT Act and your VA benefits
( The PACT Act is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits, Agent Orange, and other toxic substances.)

New York
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 65th Anniversary Opening Night Gala
New York City Center
131 West 55th Street between 6th & 7th Avenues
5-week run:  until-Sun, Dec 31

Chester, VA
The Legend of The Poinsettia
Perkinson Center For The Arts
11810 Centre Street
Fri, Jan 5-Tue, Jan 9, $

Woodhull Freedom Foundation
The Censorship of Sexual Freedom

Macon, GA
Tyler Perry Exhibition
Tubman Museum
310 Cherry Street
Now until Feb 2025

Upper Marlboro, MD
37th Annual Winter Festival of Lights
Watkins Regional Park
now through Jan 1, 5p-9:30p

Brufut, The Gambia
Afrobeacitie Festival Gambia
Brufut Beach
Fri, Dec 15- Mon, Dec 18, 1p-4:30a, $


A United Kingdom
(released Nov 26)
History vs. Hollywood Findings

Gambian Restauranteur Brings West African Hospitality and Cuisine to Washington DC. - Mansa Kunda

Washington, DC
CR Gibbs
Black Men and Women of the Old West
Tue, Dec 16, 7p 

Human Diversity
A Black Woman with White Skin Struggles To Fit In With Society

Woman Challenging Zakir Naik on Polygamy

Pastress Aggie About Her Ministry as A Transgender Pastor In Uganda

Farmer Ellis Bell
Bell, POH publisher Wayne Young’s paternal uncle, discusses his journey as a farmer, insurance agent, and founder of a farmig related non-profit

The “Deviant” African Genders That Colonialism Condemned

Best African Dads In The World: Meet The Aka Pygmy Fathers who are raising their children in a non-traditional manner

Boston, MA
250th Anniversary of The Boston Tea Party
A Retrospective on Revolution
Frederick Douglass (aka Nathan M. Richardson)
Faneuil Hall
Sat, Dec 16, 4p-5:30p

Southern Poverty Law Center
Jim Crow Literacy Test – Can You Pass?

In Memoriam
Ellen Holly
Andre Braugher

Queens, NY
Kwanzaa 2023 Celebration
United Federation of Teachers
118-35 Queens Blvd 7th floor
Fri, Dec 15, 2p-5p

Dorchester, MA
Boston Teachers Union
180 Mt Vern St
Mon, Dec 18, 5p-7p, donations

Kwanzaa Celebration; Protecting Heritage and Memory
5818 Germantown Ave
Fri, Dec 22, 12p-3m

New York
Kwanzaa: A Regeneration Celebration
The Apollo Theater
253 W 125th Street
Sat, Dec 30, 2p and 7:30p, $25 and up

Biden Unveils New Student Debt Forgiveness Plan

Washington, DC
Westminster Presbyterian Church
400 I St., SW
Every Friday night, from 6p-9p
Monday Night Blues
Admission $10 -- Children under 16 are FREE Food and Beverages available 5:30p-8:45p

Julia Bullock, soprano and Bretton Brown, piano
Shriver Hall
3400 N. Charles Street
Sun, Jan 14, 5:30p,$46, $10 students


Annual First Day Hike
Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center
Dunes Acres, IN
Mon, Jan 1, 11a

New York Will Set up a Commission to Consider Reparations for Slavery

Curricular Resources:
Reparations Math and Reparations History

Attorneys for 3 Last-Known Survivors of 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Appeal Dismissed Reparations Case

Philadelphia Reparations Task Force solicits members, plans to officially launch in February

BZB Holiday Gift Show
Shiloh Baptist Church
9th and P Streets, NW
Sats, Dec 16
Wed, Dec 22 and Thu, Dec 23, 10a-7p

Christmas and Winter Market
Munich Airport Center Forum,
now through-Dec 31, 11a-9p

Washington, DC
Anthony Driver Designs
Jewelry Maker
Eastern Market – next to first door
225 7th St, SE
Sats, 8a-6p, Suns 8a-5p, free

Washington, DC
The Black Saturdays CO-OP and Farmers Market
2015 Bunker Hill Road, N.E.
Sat, Dec 16, 1p-5p

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Public Obscenities
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
641 D Street NW
now through—Sat, Dec 23

ChatGPT Tutorial - A Crash Course on Chat GPT for Beginners

Richard III
PBS Great Performances
See Watch Full Episode

Washington, DC
Public Obscenities
Wholly Mammoth
641 D ST. NW
now-Sat, Dec 23

Young Adults
Read Africa Aloud
Features author readings with classroom applications and fun activities for children.

Goombay Kids
Makes History As First-Ever Caribbean Live-Action Children’s Series To Sign North American Streaming Deal (now available to over on Roku, Amazon FireTV, Apple TV and Android devices)

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