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Come out and join us for a day of celebrating with Unique Butterflies, performing will be the ChattaBoyz out of Philadelphia and we will be having our Unique Queens performing for you. WJBR will be Live!!!
Join us for an evening of jazz performed by ” Saxophone Queen” Fostina Dixon and Winds of Change. Fostina has been guest soloist with many greats including Abbey Lincoln, Roy Ayers, Nancy Wilson, Joe Williams, and Cab Calloway. This event will benefit women impacted by homelessness and will highlight the work of Veronika Scott and The Empowerment Plan, our award recipient. The event will feature culinary creations by Chef Naimah Rutling of The LaRue Group. This promises to be an evening to remember. Thank you in advance for your support.
Tickets: $25.00 per person – $45.00 per couple – $200.00 – table of eight!! Food, Vendors, Cash Bar, and Prizes !!
Delaware Marathon Running Festival 5k
to Benefit the 24th Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship 5k
May 7, 2016 – Saturday – Wilmington, DE
7:30am- Registration opens
8:45am- Race start
Register online –
click here (Weekend races close online registration the Thursday before the race at noon)
Register by mail –
Universal entry form (DMRF 5k, c/o Races2Run, PO Box 24, Montchanin, DE 19710). Make checks payable to Races2Run.
Entry fee- $25 pre-registration
(until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $30 after and day of event
(NEW) Location for AJTJSF
Delaware Marathon Running Festival
Tubman Garrett Park
Rosa Parks Drive
Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship Fund
City of Wilmington Parks and Recreation
No baby strollers are allowed in the run portion of this event.
You may WALK with strollers.
No dogs allowed due to insurance liability.
Bibs are non-transferable.
Please reference our policies page for more details.
-Gender specific tee shirts
-Post race refreshments
–Part of the City of Wilmington’s Park & Recreation Summer Series
-Beautiful trophies for overall male/female
-Awards for top 3 male/female in 10 year age groups 13 & under through 70 & over
-Awards to top 3 male/female walkers
NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag Timing System
Event sanctioned by USA Track & Field
I 95 exit 6 Proceed to the MARYLAND Ave./Martin Luther King Blvd. Turn RIGHT onto M.L.K. Blvd. Stay in the RIGHT-MOST lane. From MLK BLVD, turn RIGHT onto S. ORANGE ST and left onto WATER STREET. The Riverfront Park is located on Water Street between Market and French Streets across from the Train Station.
firstname.lastname@example.org ~ Delaware Marathon Running Festival 5k to Benefit the 24th Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship 5k May 7, 2016 – Saturday – Wilmington, DE Register Now Race Time 7:30am- Registration opens 8:45am- Race start Entry Info Register online – click here (Weekend races close online registration the Thursday before the race at noon) http://www.races2run.com/events/dmrf-5k/ Register by mail – Universal entry form (DMRF 5k, c/o Races2Run, PO Box 24, Montchanin, DE 19710). Make checks payable to Races2Run. Entry fee- $25 pre-registration (until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $30 after and day of event (NEW) Location for AJTJSF Delaware Marathon Running Festival Tubman Garrett Park Rosa Parks Drive Wilmington, DE Benefits Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship Fund Sponsors City of Wilmington Parks and Recreation Races2Run Horizon Services Course Course map http://www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=572489 NOTICE: No baby strollers are allowed in the run portion of this event. You may WALK with strollers. No dogs allowed due to insurance liability. Bibs are non-transferable. Please reference our policies page for more details. Amenities -Gender specific tee shirts -Post race refreshments –Part of the City of Wilmington’s Park & Recreation Summer Series Awards -Beautiful trophies for overall male/female -Awards for top 3 male/female in 10 year age groups 13 & under through 70 & over -Awards to top 3 male/female walkers Timing NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag Timing System Event sanctioned by USA Track & Field Parking Free Directions I 95 exit 6 Proceed to the MARYLAND Ave./Martin Luther King Blvd. Turn RIGHT onto M.L.K. Blvd. Stay in the RIGHT-MOST lane. From MLK BLVD, turn RIGHT onto S. ORANGE ST and left onto WATER STREET. The Riverfront Park is located on Water Street between Market and French Streets across from the Train Station.”>
The Markevic A. Johnson Educational Fund was established in March of 1999 in memory of Keisha Marie Kidd. Keisha was a graduate of Delaware State University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Keisha passed shortly after her son, Markevic was born. He is now fourteen years old. She loved pursuing her education and clearly understood its value.
The annual Scholarship Luncheon is held to commemorate Keisha’s life as well as to generate contributions for a scholarship fund for Markevic and two other graduating seniors pursuing a college education to Delaware State University & Wilmington University in the fall of 2016.
We invite you to join us at this year’s Markevic A. Johnson Scholarship Luncheon.
If you missed the premiere of Chris Clark’s NEW stage play You’re My Lady on May 7th, here’s another chance to see it. You’re My Lady will be in Milford, DE on June 4th. Come see what happens when for better or worse comes into play. This is an event you DON’T want to miss.
TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW!
“Love is Gangsta” is a live performance to portray the acts of beauty that love cultivates when expressed with vulnerability. Being as humans, when we love with our whole hearts, mind and soul we will go the distance to protect what’s essentially ours. As we bring this story to you through poetry, art and music you to will embrace the love from inside.
RSVP on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/507326696131894/
Can pay at the door as well $10
RESH Salon & Spa is celebrating their Grand Opening with an indoor and outdoor Open House on Saturday, September 3, 2016, at 7pm. The event will include hors d’oeuvres, raffles, music, drinks, vendors & more! There will also be a special presentation to Lieutenant Colonel Vaughn Bond, New Castle County’s highest ranking black officer ever!
RESH’s team of creative, multi-talented and fun loving stylists and skin care specialists have made the salon and spathe scene in Delaware. What sets this place apart from the rest is their eco-luxurious, cool, laidback atmosphere while also being dead serious about promoting the values of damage-free hair and skincare through organic and eco-friendly concepts.
Please come out and help Sherell and Michael Flagg and their team celebrate on September 3rd!
Spirit…Energy…Passion…Ailey II merges this and much more in their renowned movement and danceinterpretations. With over 30 years of rich history, Ailey II embodies Mr. Ailey’s pioneering mission toestablish an extended cultural community that provided dance performances, training, and communityprograms for all people using the beauty and humanity of the African American heritage and othercultures to unite people of all races, ages, and backgrounds. Sit back and relax as Ailey II returns to the Copeland stage and takes you to new heights of enrichment, fun, exuberance, energy, andsheer excitement.
Tickets on sale NOW! http://www.ticketsatthegrand.org/ or 302-652-5577
Priest Tyaire presents
Momma’s Baby Boy
“What happens when Momma holds on to her son too long? That’s precisely what we learn as Vivica Fox, Johnny Gill, Nephew Tommy, Jackee’ Harry, Shirley Murdock, “Lil G” from the R & B group Silk, and more unite to tell the story of a how a man is forced to change the life of a “Baby Boy” and turn him into a grown man.
In the 2001 hit movie “Baby Boy”, Jody plays a young man who resides and depends on his mother preventing her from having her own life. In this modern day adaptation of this classic movie, Autumn is forced to turn the life of her son over to her new fiancé who is committed to turning her baby boy into a man. Autumn’s son, Jody played by Lil G, is a spoiled young man who blames everyone else for his problems and his inability to become a man. Jody is unemployed and his mother still washes his clothes and cooks for him. Jody is used to living a life with just he and his mother that he feels no man is good enough. Jody begins to question Aaron’s true intentions for his mother and challenges Aaron’s authority in the process. Autumn is now faced with the decision of choosing between her son and the man she is set to marry.
Come journey with critically acclaimed national touring playwright Priest Tyaire and his all-star cast as they put a heart felt, comedic spin on the iconic classic movie “Baby Boy”. In a very timely approach, “Momma’s Baby Boy” displays the effects of what happens when a mother holds on to her son too long.
Additional cast members to be announced.
For additional information, please visit, www.babyboytheplay.com
The National Association for Black Veterans, Inc., Delaware Chapter 94 is pleased to host its 3rd Anniversary Dinner/Gala. Join honored veterans, officials, and guests for an evening to remember!
6:00 PM Registration
6:30 PM Commencement
7:30 PM Dinner
9:00 PM Social Hour
1. Ticket Sales
- $35 – Special Discount (Guest Speakers and Members only) Tickets on sale through October 31, 2016 with coupon code
- $40 – Early Bird (Discount) Tickets on sale through October 31, 2016
- $45 – At the Door (Full Price) Tickets on sale through November 19, 2016
Week after week, a wealthy businessman rides the same bus, befriending Shatique, a young single mother putting herself through school and struggling to raise a son on her own. As they get to know one another, their pasts unfold and tensions rise, unraveling a complex web of revenge, social mores and racial biases from a candid and unexpected perspective.
Following every performance
Stick around after the show and reflect on the play during one of our community discussions.
Panel Discussion on Race, Equity and Education
February 11 / 4:30pm
Teach for America, in partnership with Delaware Theatre Company, will host a panel discussion at the theatre focusing on race, equity, and education.
DE Division of the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship recipient Terrance Vann will show at the baby grand for the first Wilmington Art Loop of 2017 on February 3, 2017. The baby grand is located in The Grand Opera House at 818 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801. The reception will take place from 5-8pm.
The INNER VISIONS Art Show will feature twelve original works by Vann- all new and never before shown. Other notable Wilmington artists and musicians will give live performances throughout the event, including painters Alim Smith and Smashed Label, singer and pianist Jea Street, and DJ Ryan Foxx. Drinks will be available for purchase and refreshments will be provided by Chef Thug Life.
DELAWARE’S NEW DINNER THEATER IS BACK!!!
Loving You is Killing Me is the story about two couples whose love is tested when one person in the relationship puts the other through hell and back, all in the name of love.
FRIDAY, MARCH 17 AT 7:30PM
SATURDAY, MARCH 18 AT 7:30PM
SUNDAY, MARCH 19 AT 5:30PM
Center for the Creative Arts
410 Upper Snuff Mill Road
Hockessin, DE 19709
GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!!!!
JUST $35/person (includes DINNER and SHOW)
SPREAD THE WORD!!! SEE YOU THERE!!!!
On April 22, 2017 the Delaware Junteteenth Association (DEJA) will be hosting the First Annual Freedom Gala, benefiting the Delaware Junteenth Pageant Scholarship Fund. The Freedom Gala is a unique event that will create a celebratory atmosphere as we raise awareness of and express the importance Juneteenth. Please join us for a night of elegance, celebration and freedom. Dinner will be prepared by Award-winning Chef O’Shay Lolley. Entertainment will be provided by a live band.
We need your support to help continue to grow our efforts.Tickets are $50 per person and are available from January 20th until April 10th. Group discounts available.
Please visit http://delawarejuneteenth.org/ or contact 302-513-5863 for additional information!
See you there!!!
Pryme Models, Chanelle S. Reynolds and #TeamKnockItOutTogether Presents:
“Pumping Through Life Fashion Show”
HOSTED BY: Jamila Mustafa, actress & host as seen on FOX, BET, ESPN, iHeart Media & More
MUSIC BY: DJ Fr8Train
All profited proceeds will be donated to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society on behalf of @ChanelleSReynolds and #TeamKnockItOutTogether (JayvonJames, Jasmine Lane, MissJone & Chanda Reynolds)
Date: May 20th
Time: Seating begins at 7:00pm
Location: ARTZSCAPE 205 N Market Street Wilmington, Delaware 19801 (Across from Al’s Sporting Goods)
Harana Brand Co.
Styles by Gregory J
Food & Drinks will be sold!
Limited Advanced Tickets $15, More at the door!
For questions please contact:
Chanelle S. Reynolds 302-438-4335
Tickets also available at: Babe Styling Studios (213 N Market Street Wilmington, De 19801)
DELAWARE’S HOTTEST TALENT IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY BEING SHOWCASED AT DELAWARE’S BIGGEST INDUSTRY EVENT OF 2017! SEE YOU THERE!
Richard Raw’s “On The Black Hand Side” Album Release Concert featuring The Word Warrior Band and more (to be announced). This is event is open to all ages.
On The Black Hand Side is Richard Raw’s 5th studio album.
Richard Raw has decided to dontate his portion of the proceeds to a community effort that will help start a Community Garden on the Northeast Section of Wilmington, Delaware.
This event is sponsored by Culture Restoration Project, Inc and 100doitallradio
Illstyle & Peace Productions is a multicultural dance company based in Philadelphia and founded in 2002 by Brandon “Peace” Albright and Forrest “Getemgump” Webb. They create work rooted in contemporary and old school hip-hop. Working from an eclectic mix of dance and performance disciplines including tap, ballet, house dancing, DJing, and beatboxing, Illstyle & Peace Productions create a unique new style of hip-hop. Illstyle has toured to critical acclaim both nationally and internationally and is committed to delivering a positive message to audiences young and old. The company’s work celebrates the art of hip-hop by adding an urban style to traditional moves in order to create a new step. This event will feature a post- performance discussion with the artists.
This performance is free for all to attend. Please BYOC- Bring Your Own Chair. Children age 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Register for tickets AND attend the event to be entered into a drawing for a pair of tickets to a future performance!
The O’Jays are touring history, a connection to an era and a sound that formed the soundtrack for the lives of several generations. The O’Jays are still hitting the road with the same electrifying energy they’ve had for over 50 years. Walter Williams and Eddie Levert first met when they were the ages of 6 and 7 respectively. As teenagers in Canton, Ohio, they formed a band originally consisting of Eddie Levert, Walter Williams, William Powell, Bobby Massey and Bill Isles. In 1963, the band took the name “”The O’Jays”” in tribute to Cleveland radio disc jockey Eddie O’Jay. Several members have changed, but the core, original lead singers Eddie Levert and Walter Williams, continue to front the group.
The O’Jays scored the first No. 1 and million-seller with “Backstabbers” and subsequently, they succeeded with various chart-topping pop and R&B singles including “Love Train,” “Put Your Hands Together,” “For The Love of Money,” “I Love Music,” “Darlin’ Darlin’ Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love),” “Livin’ For The Weekend” and “Use Ta Be My Girl.” This success propelled The O’Jays to be the first black vocal group to perform in arenas throughout America during the ’70s and ’80s.
The O’Jays were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2005. They were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2005 and honored with BET’s Life Time Achievement Award in 2009. In 2013, they were inducted into The Official R&B Music Hall of Fame. Throughout their career The O’Jays have achieved 10 Gold albums, 9 Platinum albums and 10 No. 1 hits. Eddie Levert Sr., Walter Williams Sr. and Eric Nolan Grant, who joined the group in 1995, continue to thrill fans today.
Assigned seating events require tickets for all patrons, including infants and toddlers. No re-entry allowed. Seats are provided.
What’s the refund policy?
The Freeman Stage at Bayside is an outdoor venue and inclement weather may result in the cancellation of events. All ticket sales are final, nontransferable and nonrefundable, even in cases of inclement weather, unless the area is officially closed due to public safety reasons. Umbrellas of any size are prohibited. For the most updated information, visit our website (freemanstage.org), Facebook page (facebook.com/freemanstage), Twitter feed (twitter.com/freemanstage) or call The Freeman Stage Box Office (302-436-3015). Events are subject to change without notice.
Beware of third party ticket vendors.
MUSIC.POETRY.ART – OPEN MIC FEATURING LAMAR HILL. $10 COVER. FOOD AND DRINK AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. DOORS OPEN AT 6PM. SHOW BEGINS AT 7PM SHARP!
The 40th Annual Sickle Cell Tennis Classic, sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, In., Zeta Omega Chapter, and the Pearls of Hope Foundation, Inc., the 501 (C) (3) charitable arm of Zeta Omega, will take place the weekends of 8/5 & 8/6 and 8/12 and 8/13/17, at Rodney Street Courts and Rockford Park Courts in Wilmington, DE, starting at 8:00 AM. Funds raised from the Tennis Classic will be donated to the A.I. Dupont Nemours Children’s Hospital Partnership for Children’s Health to benefit Sickle Cell Anemia research/programs. To date, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Zeta Omega Chapter and Pearls of Hope, Inc., have donated over a quarter million dollars as a result of this tennis classic. Everyone is invited to attend this exciting and fun event for the entire family, which supports a very worthwhile cause. To register for the tournament, or for more information, log onto: www.sctennistournament.org.
This Stage Play will highlight the lives of 5 characters from childhood to adulthood, as they embark on separate real life issues throughout their lives. Brokenness, Bitterness, Rejection, Addiction & Anger due to no fault of their own, led them to believe there was no hope…..BUT GOD! Written & Produced by LaShele Jones
Doors open 30 minutes before showtime!
ALL TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
Delaware Theatre Company delivers a 1-2 punch bringing sports history and racial unrest to the stage debuting October 25th with the one-man powerhouse performance of DARE TO BE BLACK. Against the backdrop a less tolerant world at the turn of the 20th century USA, Jack Johnson, the first acknowledged black heavyweight boxer (1908-1915) tells his story, first hand, by solo performer and play author, Tommie J. Moore. This hard-hitting journey starts throwing poetic punches October 25-November 12, 2017. Tickets are on sale starting at $25 and can be purchased online at DelawareTheatre.org or by calling our Box Office at (302) 594-1100.
The Delaware Barristers Association, is proud to present its sixth Annual Louis L. Redding Benefit and Awards Gala at the Hotel du Pont’s Gold Ballroom, 11th and Market Streets, Wilmington, Delaware, on Friday, October 27, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. The celebration will honor distinguished members of Delaware’s government, bar, and community for their work, contributions and commitment to liberty and justice for all.
The Association will recognize and honor the following individuals for their exemplary leadership, commitment, and contributions to the community and legal profession: Governor Jack Markell, for his outstanding leadership and commitment to diversity and social justice before, during, and after his tenure as Governor. Prior to his election as Governor of the First State, Governor Markell was an executive with Sprint. Governor Markell also served as Chair of the Board for the Wilmington Urban League. Governor Markell began his political career as the State Treasurer and held that position for ten years. Gregory B. Williams,Esquire, for his many years of leadership, professionalism, and service to the Delaware legal community. Williams is a former President of the Delaware State Bar Association. Williams also served as Chair of the Judicial Nominating Commission for the State of Delaware, and previously served as Chair of the U.S. Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel. Principal Salome Thomas-El, for his tireless and trailblazing efforts as a teacher and principal who revolutionized educating young people locally and nationwide based on his belief that “every child needs someone to be crazy about them”.
November 2013 the National Association for Black Veterans, Inc. established a 501 (c)(3) non-profit chapter in Delaware. This Delaware affiliate became the ninety-fourth (94th) chapter to join the national umbrella. With original intentions to serve the needs of minority veterans, NABVETS quickly realized a greater need and opened its doors to all veterans.
Annually, Delaware Chapter 94 hosts a fundraising Thanksgiving dinner to raise awareness for veteran issues, connect disadvantaged veterans with an array of community resource, and secure sponsorship for the organization’s programs.
This year’s Anniversary Dinner is held at Kingswood Community Center – 2300 Bower Street; Wilmington, Delaware on November 17, 2017 at 6:00pm.
A holiday dance musical that retells the story of Christ’s birth according to the gospel of St. Matthew, by using contemporary music, exuberant dance and powerful narration. Carols features some of Philadelphia’s premiere vocalists and the soul-stirring movements of Eleone Dance Theatre and Eleone Connection of Philadelphia.
Christina Cultural Arts Center welcomes Eleone Dance Theatre in “Carols in Color”
A stirring holiday dance musical that retells the story of Christ’s birth according to the gospel of St. Matthew through contemporary music, exuberant dance and powerful narration. “Carols” features some of Philadelphia’s premiere vocalists and the soul-stirring movements of Eleone Dance Theatre and Eleone Connection of Philadelphia. Premier sponsor AARP with additional support from WSFS Bank, Delaware Division of the Arts, Revive the Village & Black Heritage Theater & Education Group.
Sunday, December 10, 2017, 4:00pm at The Grand Opera House, 818 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE.
Tickets $25-35 + service fee; Student Tickets $16.00 + service fee. Visit TheGrandWilmington.org/Tickets or call 800-37-GRAND.