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Concerts


Chris Brown
August 1 @ 7pm
Isleta Amphitheater

 Albuquerque, NM

Tickets



August 4 @ 8pm
 Route 66 Casino

 Albuquerque, NM

Tickets



G-Eazy
August 4 @ 6:30pm
 Isleta Amphitheater

 Albuquerque, NM

Tickets



Buddy Guy & Johnny Lang
August 18 @ 8pm
Sandia Casino Amphitheater

 Albuquerque, NM

Tickets


August 29 @ 6pm
 Isleta Amphitheater

 Albuquerque, NM

Tickets



September 24 @ 6:30pm
 Isleta Amphitheater

 Albuquerque, NM

Tickets


Things to Do


AFRIQUERQUE
A series focusing on a variety of performing arts categories presented through an African American lens.

African American Performing
Arts Center

310 San Pedro NE Albuquerque, NM


The African American Experience Slavery

1619-1866

Tues-Sun 11am-3:30pm

Recurrence: Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday Admission: Free
Holocast & Intolerance Museum of NM
616 Central Ave SW
505-247-0606



Higher Learning

Scholarship Search - Finding money for school has never been easier

List of HBCUs: Historical Black Colleges and Universities by State












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For more information, please call (505) 222-0785


Sunday, August 5

Bethlehem Baptist Church 7th anniversary

3:30pm
Bethlehem Baptist Church - 5915 Bluewater Rd NW - Albuquerque, NM

Guest Speaker:  Pastor DR Berryhill of First Zion Baptist Church, New Orleans, LA

Bethlehem Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Dennis Hubbard


Tuesady, August 7

Equal Pay for Black Women 

6pm-7pm
New Mexico Office of African American Affairs - 310 San Pedro NE - Albuquerque, NM

Join the Southwest Women’s Law Center as they bring attention to the need for continued advocacy on behalf of equal pay for Black women and learn techniques on how to negotiate your salary more effectively. RSVP with Marilyn Smith, OAAA Executive Assistant at (505) 383-6215 or Marilyn.Smith@state.nm.us.


Saturday, August 11

 NAACP Albuquerque Branch Meeting

Veterans Memorial  -  1100 Louisiana SE -  Albuquerque, NM

For more information call 505.265.0020


Sunday, August 19

25th Anniversary
Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church

Guest Speaker: Rev Donna Maria Davis, pastor of Grant Chapel AME 

Theme: Dedicated to the journey ahead while revering the work of the Past

Lunch 1pm    Service 3pm
Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church  -  4848 Huron  -  Rio Rancho, NM

Rev Dr Charles Becknell Jr is pastor of Emmanuel 


Wednesday, August 22

 Sip and Snack with the SWWLC 

Hosted by:  The Women’s Law Caucus

6pm
 UNM School of Law Leo Romero Classroom - Albuquerque, NM

RSVP by calling 505-344-0502 or emailing Rachel at rbrasell@swwomenslaw.org


Thursday, August 23

 African American Student Services Back To School BBQ

5pm
UNM Mesa Vista Courtyard - Albuquerque. NM

Food/Entertainment/Special Guests

For more info call 277-3095


January 4 - March 29

NM Humanities Council/NM African American Artists’ Guild  
Present a Feature Exhibition: 
Matters of the Heart: Black Art Speaks

 Monday-Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Opening Reception: TBD




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Young Black Professionals of Albuquerque











Ta-Nehisi Coates


Books


Although their total numbers in New Mexico were never large, blacks arrived with Spanish explorers and settlers and played active roles in the history of the territory and state.


Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African-American Experience 



"Soul Food Advisor" shares more than 150 family recipes from Big Mama s Neck Bone Soup to Harrell s own low-cholesterol, low-sodium Country Black-eyed Peas and Okra. 



The editors have attempted to collect every poem (860 in all) published by the writer in his lifetime.


Superbly told, with the poet's gift for language and observation, Angelou's autobiography of her childhood in Arkansas.


50 Books Every Black Teen Should Read


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