Radio One Baltimore Minority Business Exchange

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Radio One partners with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum to provide a unique networking opportunity for business professionals. Held on the last Wednesday of every month, each event recognizes a small business and entrepreneur in the Baltimore Metro Area.

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Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door, $15 museum members (at the door only).
This event takes place from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.

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Juneteenth Jubiliee Children’s Party

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(Ages 6 to 10)
Celebrate the best known commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States through interactive storytelling, music, dance and craft activities with Culture Kingdom Kids.

Important Information: 

Museum admission required.

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Third Thursdays at The Lewis

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Celebrate Black Music Month with “Third Thursdays at The Lewis.” The museum brings back extended hours with live music and special programming.

Important Information: 

Third Thursdays at the Lewis takes place from 5:00pm - 8:00pm.
Reduced Admission: $5

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Wattstax (30th Anniversary Special Edition)

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(103 minutes)
On August 20, 1972, more than 100,000 people attended what came to be known as “The Black Woodstock.” This historic documentary includes the once-lost original ending featuring Isaac Hayes’ performances of “Theme from Shaft” and “Soulsville.”

Important Information: 

Museum admission required.

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Radio One Baltimore Minority Business Exchange

Description: 

Radio One partners with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum to provide a unique networking opportunity for business professionals. Held on the last Wednesday of every month, each event recognizes a small business and entrepreneur in the Baltimore Metro Area.

Important Information: 

Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door, $15 museum members (at the door only).
This event also occurs on June 27, 2012 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.

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Freedom’s Feast Memorial Day Observance

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(Ages 6 to 10) Discover the origins of Memorial Day and listen to a story about soldiers who have served our country. Write “thank-you” postcards to military soldiers, participate in an art activity, and learn how to commemorate fallen family members through a special ceremony.

Important Information: 

Free program.
Space is limited; to register, please call 443-263-1875.

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In the Mirror by Odessa Rose

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Set in her hometown of Baltimore, Odessa Rose weaves a contemporary story of love, choices, family and friendship as she presents Jasmine Falls, a young African American physical therapist caught in the middle of a love triangle with a fresh twist.

Important Information: 

Free program.
To register, please call (443) 263-1827.

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Performance: Music from Sub-Saharan Africa

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Enjoy a concert of African music from Liberia, Ghana, Sierra Leone and Uganda performed by the Linganore High School World Music Ensemble.

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Museum admission required.

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Style and Swag: The New Black Male Elegance

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Celebrate black male elegance with a “Dress for Success” workshop, fashion show and bazaar for men of all ages. A raffle of men’s care products and gift cards will be available to visitors. Participants include Carlous Palmer of Design LLC; Brian Joyner of Be Better Guys; The Spa Lounge Salon; E. Bannister Couture; Christopher Shafer Clothier; Eric Brewer; Octavius Johnson; and K&G Fashion Superstore.

Important Information: 

This event occurs from 1:00pm - 5:00pm.
Museum admission required.
Sign language interpreter services provided.
In conjunction with Dandy Lion: Articulating a Re(de)fined Black Masculine Identity.

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The Swenkas

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(40 minutes) This documentary explores men from Johannesburg, South Africa who call themselves “Swenkas” and compete for cash and prizes in an event that’s part fashion show, part choreography, and part moral code.

Important Information: 

Museum admission required.
In conjunction with Dandy Lion: Articulating a Re(de)fined Black Masculine Identity.

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