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    Leah’s Book Club

    The annual event that brings Leah’s Book Club together for “High Tea” was held at the Forest Park Golf Club Room where enthusiastic members and guests met to converse, compare, discuss and aesthetically immerse...

    Baltimore Community Calendar

    July 27 Climb the stairs with a firefighter to honor the 343 fallen heroes of FDNY. Join the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to honor the 343 FDNY members who gave their lives on September 11, 2001,...

    D.C. & Prince George’s Community Calendar

    Healthcare and Classic Cinema UnitedHealthcare is hosting free events aimed at improving the health of African-American seniors D.C. area. The events begin with a Medicare seminar where participants learn the basics of Medicare, including the...

    Metropolitan AME Celebrates 175 Years in Ministry

    The Right Rev. Samuel Lawrence Green Sr., 125th Bishop of the A.M.E. church and head of the church’s 12th District, will join senior pastor, the Rev. Dr. Ronald E. Braxton along with the membership...

    Ark Church Visits Haiti on a Mission

    Exhausted from their three-hour plane ride, just 700 miles off the coast of Miami, a team of eight local church members visited Haiti on a mission to spread the good news of the gospel....

    Baltimore Community Calendar

    Sen. Cardin at Coppin Sen. Ben Cardin will host a roundtable discussion, 1 p.m., July 19, in the Talon Center at Coppin State University in Baltimore with students who are being impacted by the blocking...

    Meet the Pastor

    Rev. Stephen E. Tucker New Commandment Baptist Church, 23 years Hometown:  Indianapolis, Indiana Education:   Ball State University, BS, History                        Saint Mary's Seminary, MTh        ...

    Talking, Tasting and Testifying

    Knowing that silence can foster sickness, Akeda Pearson came up with the idea to promote conversation to bring about healing and that was the seed for 3rd Sundays Tea, Tastings and Testimonials. July is the...

    D.C. and Prince George’s Community Calendar

    July 4 ‘Motown: The Musical’ at A Capitol Fourth West Lawn of U.S. Capitol, N.E. D.C. 8 p.m. The cast of the Broadway hit “Motown: The Musical” will perform at this event, which offers an...

    D.C. and Prince George’s Community Calendar

    June 27 In Sight and Sound The Sweet Spot at Anacostia Playhouse, 2020 Shannon Place, S.E. D.C. 7 p.m. The focus of this production is to increase communication and bridge the gap between hearing and...

    D.C. and Prince George’s Community Calendar

    June 19 The Art Cove Art Iz Gallery Lounge, 3311 Rhode Island Ave., Mt. Rainier, Md. 6-9 p.m. Come out for an evening of wine, stimulating conversation and healing art with instructor Annette Ferrell. For...

    D.C and Prince George’s Community Calendar

    May 28-June 2 Dance Africa, DC 2013 Dance Place, 3225 Eight St., N.E. D.C. Various times. Witness the 26h annual Dance Africa festival featuring the best African dance companies in the area. For more information:...

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