Sankofa: Black History Month Community Celebration

Event Date: February 29th, 2020 at 2:00pm
Address : 60 Woodland Road, Maplewood, NJ, USA

Sankofa, a word in the Twi language of Ghana that translates to "Go back and get it". Come join us as we celebrate and amplify African Diasporic cultural traditions that have shaped the people we have become today and inspires a collectively created future. Also, learn about our new community programs and Initiatives - SOMA Men's Drum Council and SOMA Boys Rites of Passage Initiative

Event Schedule:

● 2:00P - Doors Open

● 2:30P - Performance (Bahati Zuboi, Columbia High School Student)

● 2:45P - Performance (Lachaney Dance)

● 3:00P - Boy’s Rites of Passage Information Session

● 3:30P - Kemetic Yoga Workshop (Queen Mother Imakhu)

● 4:00P - Performance (Maria Priadka School of Dance Genies)

● 4:30P - Panel Discussion (Dr. Khalil Muhhamad)

● 5:30P - Sacred Men’s Drum Council Workshop Demonstration

● 6:30P - Performance (Nubian Messengers)

Featuringsurprisedop-Up MarketPanel DiscussionsLive MusicPerformancesAfrican Dance & DrummingFacepaintingChildrens WorkshopsStorytelling...and moreFree & Open To All

EVENT SCHEDULE & RSVP @ THEHANDONLINE.COMIn Partnership w/ SoMA Entrepreneurs of ColorEvent Production by Catherine Mbali Consulting

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