Date added: 05/15/2013 BFA Evening Donor Reception Wed. May 15th
Date added: 03/23/2013 Jambo Africa Grand Opening Saturday, March 23, 2013
Jambo Africa brings a piece of Africa to the heart of Minnesota. Besides offering delicious Kenyan and Liberian cuisine, this will also be a hub for African culture.
Saturday, March 23, 2013 noon to 6pm.
Enjoy complimentary appetizers, wine-tasting, sampling of African coffee, a display of African art and acoustic music. Full-menu dining available.
Jambo Africa (formerly Global Kitchen)
6000 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
Date added: 01/31/2013 Universal Dance Destiny
Universal Dance Destiny
8th Annual Holiday Showcase Celebration
Historic Capri Theater
2027 West Broadway, Minneapolis
- January 31, 2013 Doors Open: 6pm Showtime at 6:30pm
- Come See Which Schools & Crews Are Performing Including Special Guest Host!
- $5 (For Kids 12 And Under) $7 ( For High School, College Students & Seniors With ID), and $9 ( For Adults)
Date added: 12/29/2012 Kwanzaa Celebration
Date added: 12/20/2012 African Children's Choir in Concert Dec 20.
Date added: 10/20/2012 Pan-African Women's Film Forum
The Minnesota Committee of the African Women's Development Fund USA (AWDF USA) is convening a Pan-African Women’s Film Forum with St. Catherine University in St. Paul on Saturday, October 20, 2012 from 1-9 PM. The Forum is designed to raise awareness and support for African women’s organizations doing exemplary work but struggling to recover from the global economic downturn.
The Forum includes award-winning films that feature Nobel Peace Prize winners, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia and Dr. Wangari Maathai of Kenya as well as the stories of veteran African-American civil rights champions, Daisy Bates and Shirley Chisholm. The forum will be held at Jeanne d'Arc Auditorium Whitby Hall, 2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN. For more information visit www.usawdf.org
Date added: 09/15/2012 Books For Africa South African Braii
It is time for the Annual BFA South African Braii. The BFA South African Braii is part of the 2012 Mobilizing Diaspora Connections Conference being held in conjunction with the African Development Center.
- Connect with other diaspora members!
- Hear community leaders talk about the richness of the African diaspora in the Twin Cities!
- Enjoy authentic South African fare with fellow BFA supporters at our St. Paul warehouse!
Saturday, September 15, 2012
11:15 AM – 2:00 PM
Books For Africa Warehouse
715 E. Minnehaha Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55106
Event is free and open to the public. Celebrate BFA’s Reading Month with delicious food and South African wine and beer!
Date added: 08/31/2012 Universal Dance Destiny 2012 Gala
Date added: 08/23/2012 Find Simba Craftware At The Minnesota State Fair
The annual Minnesota State Fair is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the region. The fair attracts nearly 1.8 million guests annually. This end-of-summer tradition is always held the 12 days leading up to and through Labor Day. Located mid-way between Minneapolis and St.Paul, the 320-acre Minnesota Stae Fairgrounds is renowned for its beautiful gardens and architecture reflecting the art deco and Works Progress Administration eras.
Minnesota State Fair runs thru Aug 23rd thru Sept 3rd
Address: 1265 Snelling Ave. N., St. Paul, MN 55108
Phone: (651) 288-4400 For more information go to www.mnstatefair.org/
Date added: 07/28/2012 MIDTOWN GLOBAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Live Music and Dance from Around the World
Saturday, July 28th from 2 PM - 8 PM
Three Stages - West Parking Lot of the Midtown Global Market and Inside Central Plaza
Food and Drink Available - Activities from Allina Backyard Initiative Team - Fun for Kids
Bring Your Lawn Chairs - Multicultural Artisan Vendors