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March 2020

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Exposition Park
Los Angeles, CA 90037 United States
Free

Wesley Morris

One of the most compelling cultural critics of our time, Wesley Morris joins Power to the People! for a discussion at the intersection of black popular culture, gender identity, and social change. The New York Times’ critic-at-large and Pulitzer Prize-winner for criticism, Morris wrote “Why Is Everyone Always Stealing Black Music?” for the 1619 Project, an ongoing initiative by the New York Times to reframe the country’s history by placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of black Americans…

March 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Alma Reaves Woods – Watts Branch Library, 10205 Compton Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90002 United States
Free

The Green Book

In honor of African American Heritage Month, the Alma Reaves-Woods-Watts Branch will be showing the movie Green Book. This a true story about music, friendship, and navigating”Jim Crow” in America.

March 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Exposition Park
Los Angeles, CA 90037 United States
Free

Terence Blanchard – Songversation

Terence Blanchard has been a consistent artistic force for making powerful musical statements. Join Blanchard as he discusses his legendary career and nearly three-decades-long collaboration with director Spike Lee.   Free RSVP at caamuseum.org

March 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, 2225 Colorado Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90041 United States
Free

Paint Your Merienda and Eat It Too!

PAINT YOUR MERIENDA & EAT IT TOO! A Family Fun Paint Night with FilAm Fam Create your own Filipinx merienda themed water color paintings in this FREE, family-friendly paint night! All ages & skills levels welcome. In this family-friendly workshop, participants will create their own merienda inspired water color paintings using step-by-step instruction from FilAm Fam painting instructors, while also learning about this Philippine custom. When? Friday, March 13, 2020 630-830PM Doors Open at 6PM Where? Center for the Arts…

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Madrid Theatre, 21622 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA 91303 United States
Free

St. Patrick’s Day Community March and Celebration – Canoga Park

Everyone who attends is welcome to join this annual march through town. There will be bagpipers and even mariachis, storytellers, and stilt walkers, followed by a free raffle and live music. Meet in front of the Madrid Theatre.

March 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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The Museum of African American Art, Macy's 3rd Floor, Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 4005 Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90008 United States
Free

No Crystal Stair: The Photography of John Simmons

The exhibition features images selected from Simmons’ vast archive of photographs from the 1960s and 1970s and highlights the enduring profoundness of Simmons’ early works.

March 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until April 5, 2020

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States

Betye Saar: Call and Response

Betye Saar: Call and Response looks at the relationship between preliminary sketches in small sketchbooks, which Saar has made throughout her career, and finished works. In addition, the show will include approximately a dozen small travel sketchbooks with more finished drawings—relating to leitmotifs seen throughout Saar’s oeuvre—that she has made over a lifetime of journeys worldwide.   Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.,  Fridays 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.,  Saturdays & Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Adults…

March 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Angels Gate Cultural Center, 3601 S. Gaffey St.
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
Free

Bridging San Pedro – Exhibition Opening Reception

AGCC proudly presents Bridging San Pedro: Visual Literacy as Community Practice, an exhibition that highlights the community’s relationships to the land and sea. Curated by jill moniz, this project extends visual literacy and action to empower community and place. Artists and community members come together to honor the past, articulate the complexities of the present and forge a visually communal, participatory language and making that bridges San Pedro. Artists June Edmonds, Cole James, Blue McRight, and Alexis Slickelman will exhibit…

March 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Barnsdall Junior Arts Center Gallery, 4814 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Free

Bransdall Junior Arts Center Gallery presents “MMXX The Roaring 1920’s-2020” Adult Student Exhibition

2020 Adult Student Exhibition at Barnsdall Junior Arts Center Gallery Artist’s Reception, Friday, February 14, 2020, 6 to 9:00 p.m. Roaring 1920s or 2020 Themed Costumes Encouraged!   Sponsored by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs in association with the Barnsdall Art Center Student Advisory Committee  

March 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Ascot Branch – Los Angeles Public Library, 120 W Florence
Los Angeles, CA 90003 United States
Free

Ascot Teen Chess and Chat

We shall do arts and crafts relevant to famous persons such as Romare Bearden, Harlem artist along with books about those persons.

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