Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Chronicle of Truth Diaspora Community Calendar

Welcome to our first Diaspora Community Calendar, highlighting our activities and triumphs from America to Africa.

Thanks to the Internet, our worlds are not as far apart as they used to be.  

This calendar is designed to provide a space for us to share our information, endeavors, and accomplishments. 

Although we may not be able to get to some of the events physically, let's take advantage of the opportunity to transfer knowledge and information. 

To submit your events to the Diaspora Community Calendar, email me at chronicleoftruth@yahoo.com.  From America to Africa, let's connect!

Peace, Sis. Charlene

March Calendar:

March 12 - 7:00 p.m. 
Jewel Diamond Taylor's Circle of Encouragement
The Dwelling Place Church
3130 W. 111th Place
Los Angeles, CA  *FREE*

March 13 - Jesse Muhammad, Final Call staff writer - guest speaker at:
B.C. Elmore Middle School's Career Day
Houston, Texas

March 19 - 25 - TransAfrica Forum & AFI Present:  
New African Films Festival
Opening night:  "13 Months of Sunshine (Ethiopia)"
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center
8633 Colesville Rd. 
Silver Springs, MD
contact:  events@afrikafe.com

March 21 - Helping Angelinos Live Optimistic (H.A.L.O.) presents:  
Seventh Annual Black Marriage Kick-Off Rally
11:00 A.M. to 1:30 P.M.
Rogers Park, Inglewood, CA
400 W Beach Avenue
(Black Marriage Day founder Nisa Islam Muhammad (and Final Call staff writer) - special guest)

March 22 - The Us Organization presents:  Black History Month II - 
Black Women Focus
"Reporting and Interpreting the News:  Keeping it Real and Relevant"
Panelists:  Dominique DiPrima (host, Front Page, KJLH Radio), Shirley Hawkins (Our Weekly staff writer), Yussuf Simmonds (L.A. Sentinel Asst. Managing Editor), and yours truly.  The African American Cultural Center, 3018 W 48th Street, Los Angeles, CA; 323-299-6124.

Thanks for reading our calendar and please, submit your events - chronicleoftruth@yahoo.com.

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