"J" Marks the Spots

[#DANCEPARTY] Libation’s Summer of Soul w/ @IanFriday at #UptownFridays
Hosted by @manchildblack & @AfroMosaicSoul
Friday, August 22 |  7-10pm
Studio Museum, located at 144 W 125 Street NY, NY (Courtyard)
Admission: FREE
Facebook event page: http://on.fb.me/1s8rfs0

For more details, visit http://bit.ly/1mjeiEp

Join us for Uptown Fridays at the Studio Museum! With a variety of vibrant events this series transforms the museum into a center of social activity in Harlem. Groove to the sounds of Libation featuring Ian Friday, Afro Mosaic Soul & Manchildblack. Enjoy free admission, signature cocktails, drink specials, and creative fare at the Atrium Café. Throughout the course of the evening we will provide opportunities to explore our current exhibitions during free guided tours, dance to great music in the Studio Museum’s courtyard, and browse incredible books, jewelry, t-shirts and gifts in the Museum Store. Bring a friend or come solo and make a few during a festive evening of art and culture!

Uptown Fridays is FREE and open to the public.

[#AFROKARIBÉ #DANCEWORKSHOP] afrokaribe #Dance Workshop Presented by @yaminahlegohn, Founder of #ArtofLegohn Saturday, August 23 | 1-2:30pm DANY Studios | 305 West 38th Street Brooklyn, NY  Admission: $15 To RSVP, email yaminahL@artoflegohn.com
From the roots of West Africa through the Caribbean, and straight to the heart and soul of Hip-Hop, Yaminah Legohn presents Afro Karibe®Afro Karibé® is a high energy diaspora-inspired mix of cultural dances that include West African, Dancehall, Hip-Hop, Afro-House and Samba dance styles.Come learn dynamic steps and choreographies, while dancing to the hottest rhythms and perfecting your craft.

[#AFROKARIBÉ #DANCEWORKSHOP] afrokaribe #Dance Workshop
Presented by @yaminahlegohn, Founder of #ArtofLegohn
Saturday, August 23 | 1-2:30pm
DANY Studios | 305 West 38th Street Brooklyn, NY
Admission: $15
To RSVP, email yaminahL@artoflegohn.com

From the roots of West Africa through the Caribbean, and straight to the heart and soul of Hip-Hop, Yaminah Legohn presents Afro Karibe®

Afro Karibé® is a high energy diaspora-inspired mix of cultural dances that include West African, Dancehall, Hip-Hop, Afro-House and Samba dance styles.

Come learn dynamic steps and choreographies, while dancing to the hottest rhythms and perfecting your craft.

[#AFTERWORK] VICE Lounge Thursdays Presented by @ShorbluEvents Music by @DJCommish, @S4LifeNY & Back2BasicsEVERY Thursday | 5:30pmStudio XXI | 59 West 21st Street New York, NY (corner of 6th Avenue)Admission: Everyone Free w/RSVP B4 8pmTo RSVP, visit http://bit.ly/16k7JxSDrink Specials before 8pmAppetizer Menu Available before 9pmHookah RentalDoors Open 5:30pm - Come Early!Dress Code Enforced

Celebrating A B’day, Job Promotion, Need A Table Reservation? Call/Text 347-225-5539 or Click HereMore Info: 347-225-5539 | 718-541-1073 | 646-338-8016

[#AFTERWORK] VICE Lounge Thursdays 
Presented by @ShorbluEvents 
Music by @DJCommish, @S4LifeNY & Back2Basics
EVERY Thursday | 5:30pm
Studio XXI | 59 West 21st Street New York, NY (corner of 6th Avenue)
Admission: Everyone Free w/RSVP B4 8pm
To RSVP, visit http://bit.ly/16k7JxS

Drink Specials before 8pm
Appetizer Menu Available before 9pm
Hookah Rental

Doors Open 5:30pm - Come Early!
Dress Code Enforced


Celebrating A B’day, Job Promotion, Need A Table Reservation? Call/Text 347-225-5539 or Click Here

More Info: 347-225-5539 | 718-541-1073 | 646-338-8016

blkkangaroo #TrunkShow | 5th Annual @SoulofBrooklyn Week #SoulofBK2014
Powered by @MoCADA
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | 6-9pm 
Modada | 80 Hanson Place Brooklyn, NY
Admission: FREE
Facebook event: http://on.fb.me/YdWrK5
Website: http://bit.ly/1sJGOXw

Spend an evening at MoCADA as BLKKANGAROO and THE TENTH ZINE present a very special trunk show that will include: a t-shirt launch, a magazine showcase, tribal percussion, tunes by DJ BAMBII and a special guest performance by Ayo Leilani. Open bar provided, ask for the Brooklyn Juju! 

TRAIN: 2, 3, 4, 5, B, D, N, Q, R to Atlantic-Barclays Center, C to Lafayette, G to Fulton

Soul of Brooklyn Week celebrates African Diasporan arts and culture while promoting partnerships between local arts organizations and black businesses in Brooklyn. Attracting over 20,000 attendees, Soul of Brooklyn Week features concerts, film screenings, festivals, parties, art activations and more!

Join MoCADA as we kick off our 5th Annual Soul of Brooklyn Festival! This weeklong series of events celebrates African diasporan arts and culture while promoting partnerships between local arts organizations and Black businesses.

Stay connected to the MoCADA Soul of Brooklyn Festival 2014 for updates about the full week of events! 

[#AFTERWORK #HAPPYHOUR #PARTY] Ice & Kream Presented by the @NYANupes (New York Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.)Thursday, August 21 | 4pmLa Marina | 348 Dyckman Street New York, NY

[#AFTERWORK #HAPPYHOUR #PARTY] Ice & Kream 
Presented by the @ (New York Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.)
Thursday, August 21 | 4pm
La Marina
| 348 Dyckman Street New York, NY

The @revolttv documentary on the historic 10th anniversary of the @BKHipHopFest airs tomorrow, Thursday August 21st! Peep the trailer. 

About the Film
This past July Brooklyn Bodega and The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival celebrated 10 years of bringing the best in Hip-Hop to the great borough of Brooklyn.  The event featured Wu Tang’s RaekwonJay ElectronicaDJ Rob Swift, CJ Fly, Cyhi The Prynce, Uncle Ralph McDaniels and a special appearance by Jay-Z, Talib Kweli, J. Cole, Brand Nubian and more. 

 The good folks at Revolt followed the team around their Greenpoint offices, shot at the Festival and spent some time learning about the origins of The Festival with Festival Founder Wes Jackson, VP Ebonie Jackson, Talent and Production Director Tatiana Sy and Communications Director Juels Pierrot.

 10K Run, Walk, Kiddie Run and Bike RidePresented by @BSRCOctober 12, 2014 | 8AMEarly bird registration lasts until September 13th, 2014For more details and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1BlfX6tEarly registration for this year’s 10K Run, Walk, Kiddie Run and Bike Ride is now available.  Early bird registration lasts until September 13th. 
 

The 10K Race & 5K Walk are $25. until 9/13, $30. until 10/6, and $40 thereafter. There is a $5. discount for those under 17. The Kids run is $5. and the bike ride is $10.

 
 10K Run, Walk, Kiddie Run and Bike Ride
Presented by @BSRC
October 12, 2014 | 8AM
Early bird registration lasts until September 13th, 2014
For more details and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1BlfX6t

Early registration for this year’s 10K Run, Walk, Kiddie Run and Bike Ride is now available.  Early bird registration lasts until September 13th. 
 
The 10K Race & 5K Walk are $25. until 9/13, $30. until 10/6, and $40 thereafter. There is a $5. discount for those under 17. The Kids run is $5. and the bike ride is $10.
 

#Set it Off: Celebrating Queer Black Women in Film | 5th Annual @SoulofBrooklyn Week #SoulofBK2014
Powered by @MoCADA
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | 7-10pm 
Dumbo Sky | 10 Jay Street Brooklyn, NY
Admission: FREE
Facebook event: http://on.fb.me/YdWrK5
Website: http://bit.ly/1sJGOXw

Contemporary Brooklyn filmmakers discuss the future of cinema, creating new archetypes and challenging the film industry. Join us for a night of conversation, community building and a special sneak preview of The Revival Movie and Cheryl Dunye’s Black Is Blue. Popcorn and cash bar provided. 

TRAIN: A, C to High St., F to York
7PM -10PM | FREE

Soul of Brooklyn Week celebrates African Diasporan arts and culture while promoting partnerships between local arts organizations and black businesses in Brooklyn. Attracting over 20,000 attendees, Soul of Brooklyn Week features concerts, film screenings, festivals, parties, art activations and more!

Join MoCADA as we kick off our 5th Annual Soul of Brooklyn Festival! This weeklong series of events celebrates African diasporan arts and culture while promoting partnerships between local arts organizations and Black businesses.

Stay connected to the MoCADA Soul of Brooklyn Festival 2014 for updates about the full week of events! 

[#CONCERT] @ryanleslie LIVE!Wednesday, August 20 | Doors at 8pm | Show at 9pmboweryballroom | 6 Delancey Street New York, NY, 10002Tickets: $30 in advance | $35 at the doorFor tickets, visit http://bit.ly/1o79L87

[#CONCERT] @ryanleslie LIVE!
Wednesday, August 20 | Doors at 8pm | Show at 9pm
boweryballroom6 Delancey Street New York, NY, 10002
Tickets: $30 in advance | $35 at the door
For tickets, visit 
http://bit.ly/1o79L87