Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Upcoming Events for Feb, Mar 2009

Thursday, February 26th - 9:00 PM Unity Jam @ Minna Gallery
111 Minna, SF
Black History Month CELEBRATION & Benefit for OSCAR GRANT III Scholarship Fund
hosted by Malika & Mr. J.E.

Oscar Grant, III would have been 23 on Friday, February 27th. CAPE coalition activists will be at BART stations, passing out fliers encouraging people to remember not only his death but his life. We invite you to join us - for an hour, for two hours, whatever you can give.

Join us these times and locations:

7:30AM - 8:45AM - 19th Street Oakland BART Station (look for CAPE members)
8:00AM - 10:00AM - Lake Merritt BART Station (look for CAPE members)
12:30PM - 1:30PM - 19th Street Oakland BART Station (look for CAPE members)
4:00PM - 6:00PM - Ashby BART Station (look for CAPE members)
5:30PM - 6:30PM - 19th Street Oakland BART Station (look for CAPE members)
Throughout the Day - Fruitvale BART

You can also pick up flyers to hand out from:
10:00AM - 2:00PM - Leadership Excellence, 1924 Franklin St in Oakland9:00AM - 3:00PM - Peace Development Fund, 3221 22nd St, 3rd Floor in San Francisco
Finally, we would like to encourage everyone to wear blue ribbons or armbands all day (blue was Oscar's favorite color).

Or you can download the flyer here:

Thu, 2/26, 7PM – 9PM – Poetry In The Community Presents: Poetry Crossroads
Free Open Mic, All welcome, A place to speak and share
Berkeley City College
2050 Center St at Milvia, 5th Floor Student Lounge

3/14, 1PM – 3PM – Uhuru House Tribunal
Put the state on trail for crimes against the Black community
Uhuru House
7911 Macarthur Blvd., East Oakland