THIS WEEKEND February 22-23
Don't miss the Black History Month Art Show & Crafter's Event on Feb 22-23 from 11 am to 3:30 pm at the Old Sugar Mill Barrel Room. Featuring art, memorabilia, vendors, live music, food trucks, and more. Tickets are complimentary. Advanced registration online will receive complimentary wine glass.

Remembering Ja’Net DuBois of Good Times, and Thanking Willona For My Kids The world lost a gifted actress, singer, and songwriter this week with the passing of Ja’Net DuBois. She was only 74, and appears to have died of natural causes, in her sleep. If you’ve gotta go — and we all do — that’s a good way to do it. Read more
California Legislative Black Caucus Hosts “State of Black California” at UCLA Assemblymember Mike Gibson(D-Los Angeles), Lanae Norwood, activist and community organizer and David M.Carlisle, president and CEO, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science sharing there thoughts on “building a bench” at the State of Black California February 8..   Read more

Don't miss the theatre play, "When We Were Colored: A Mother's Story" based on the memoir by Eva Rutland, the play tells the story of a black family that moves to Sacramento in 1952. Show dates run from February 14 through March 14, 2020 at The Guild Theatre in Oak Park - Sacramento.
Broadway award-winning actress & television star Lauren Ridloff - Keynote at Black History Month Celebration

WORKSHOP - Buyer Presentation: Steps to Buying a HOME!
Come learn what it takes to buy a house and walk away with a solid plan at the Buyer Presentation: Steps to Buying a HOME! Taking place Sat-2/22 from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Presented by: Terrelle Keys, Real Estate Agent, DRE Lic #02041333 and Zoritha Thompson, Broker, DRE Lic #01077927

For more info call (916) 897-8548.

Securing the $Bag Money Management & Investing Basics Workshop with the Life Insurance Builds Wealth on wed-Feb 26th at 6 pm and Credit Repair Like A Pro on Thurs-Feb 27th at 6 pm. Taking place at Fruitridge Community Collab. located at 4625 44th Street in Oak Park - Sacramento.
Don't miss THE HUB's First Friday on March 6th at Season's 52

From the facebook page of Aliyah's mom, Shelia Dickerson: "Incredible opening night. If I had to describe the evening in one was ELECTRIFYING! Great job, Aliyah."

CLICK HERE to read the article about Aliyah in the Sacramento News & Reviews.
DID YOU KNOW that ELECTION DAY is coming up on March 3, 2020 for the Presidential Primary Election. CLICK HERE for more info on Sacramento County Elections and learn more about the candidates below who are running for office.
Elect Michael Blair for Democratic Central Committee on March 3rd. Our vote has been taken for granted for too long. Local African American Leaders have stepped up to run for the Sacramento County Democratic Central Committee form the Community Champion slate. The goal is to increase Black representation on the committee so that our issues are heard and our elected officials are held accountable to US... the people! Mr. Michael Blair has served our community for many years on grass roots levels as well as fighting for County and State-wide issues that affect undeserved communities. Michael will be the voice for the voiceless to focus on Inclusive Economic Development, Community Empowerment and Leadership Transparency. READ MORE
Les Simmons-Making a Difference Every Day! CLICK HERE to learn more about Les Simmons and why you should vote for him if you live in District 8 in the city of Sacramento.

Voter registration can be done online at You will need your California driver license or state-issued ID number, the last four digits of your social security number and your date of birth.

If you’re not sure whether you’re already registered, you can check on the California Secretary of State website,

The deadline for voter registration is Feb. 18, which is 15 calendar days ahead of Election Day.

If you miss that deadline, you can still vote under California’s conditional voter registration law, sometimes known as same-day voter registration.

Looking for the Best School for Your Kids. If you want a free, public, high-quality school for your kids - join us at Fortune School! Have questions contact us at (916) 924-8633.

February 28-29
Get 17k from B of A, Get Credit Worthy, Get Debt Free, Get Investor Savvy, Get Anchored! Register for the Anchor Home Ownership Academy 2-day conference.

Black Expo 2020 at Sacramento State University on Sat-Feb 29th and Sun-Mar 1st. Taking place inside the University Union Ballroom.

To register as an exhibitor and to get more info, call (916) 572-6691.
The Ultimate Urban Snow Adventure Weekend is Back! - 2020 Blackout Weekend,
The Urban Professionals Ski/Snowboard & Party Weekend
DID YOU KNOW that you can VOTE FOR ALL the candidates in your district for the Sacramento County Democratic Central Committee races?

CLICK HERE to read the full article to learn more about the community champion candidates above who will be on the voting ballot.
At Highlands Community Charter School, you can earn your high school diploma at no cost and get the career training you desire. Offering several certification programs that include: Truck Driving, Medical Assisting, Esthetics, Office Administration, Small Business Ownership and more.

IT'S NEVER TO LATE! Call today for more info at (916) 844-2283 and book an appointment for a tour of the main campus located in North Sacramento with several school site locations throughout Northern California.
Friday, April 3 from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm in Sacramento
Don't miss the N'Awlins Supper Stroll Food Wine Jazz May 7th and May 9th
WERE YOU THERE? IN FRESNO: Celebrating Black Motherhood Forum on Nov 14, 2019.
A community forum organized for women to share real experiences through prenancy and motherhood in Fresno, California presented in partnership by The Center @ Sierra Health Foundation, Cultural Broker, Inc., First 5 Fresno County and the Black Child Legacy Campaign in November 2019. Check out the video highlights from the forum and Sac Cultural Hub's interview with Margaret Jackson, Family Advocate Champion &Founder of Cultural Brokers, Inc.
Hair by Tavia Jenkins - Owner of Double Take Hair Gallery
(916) 451-4600
Hair by Tracy Brown - Owner of Another Look Hair Salon
(916) 688-7704
Elk Grove, California
(916) 549-8972
Hair by BrandNewJames
Featuring make up artist, Marilee, with a Classic Bob with a flim by professional stylist and barber, James Gilbert (aka @brandnewjames on IG). Located in Pasadena, California.

Book appointment: 916.514.2539
CLICK HERE to contact the Dr. Ephraim Williams Family Life Center to book your next special event. (916) 737-7064
Winter 2020 issue of THE HUB Mag available online and at select locations in Sacramento. SEE MORE
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