Issue February 5 2009


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  Things to do, Places to go, People to meet in Sacramento & Beyond 

 Issue February 5, 2009





Don't miss the Fashion Industry Forum in Sacramento on Thurs-Feb 12  >>read more
Fashion Industry Forum at IADT Sacramento


Pleshette Robertsion, Founder of Sacculturalhub.comSTAY-IN-THE-KNOW on the 4-1-1 for what's coming on the calendar in 2009 in the African American community with the Urban Weeky e-magazine, THE HUB Magazine and Sacculturalhub.com. With so much to do in Sacramento and beyond, I can't even keep up with where I will be next.  Keep spreading the word to your friends, relatives, associates and co-workers about us and learn more about the Founder of Sacculturalhub.com and advertising opportunities with us!


DID YOU KNOW? Every Thursdays - "The Home Grown Soul Show" >>read more

'The Home Grown Show hosted by

What's Happening in Sacramento & Beyond!


Wear Red Day


SEE WHAT YOU'VE BEEN MISSING ON THE EVENTS PAGE OF SACCULTURALHUB.COM!  Do you want others to know about your special event? Get it listed now for FREE on Sacculturalhub.com!  Don't wait until the last minute before your event date when you can list it way ahead of time for FREE.  Become a member of the Sac Hub Online Community today and start listing unlimited events for free. There are so many events with a variety of entertainment listed right now that include theatre, art exhibits, comedy shows, concerts, seminars, conferences, and so much more . >>more

  • 20th Anniversary Northern California African American Young Male Conference at Consumnes River College in South Sacramento
  • The Sojourner Truth Multicultural Center will be joining Sacramento's FREE Museum Day celebration taking place this Sat-2/7 from 10 am to 4 pm. In addition to guided tours of the 2,000 linear feet of FABULOUS African American-oriented murals, there will be special art exhibitions: young people's interpretations of diversity, 15 local artists' paintings and sculptures of Sojourner Truth, photography on loan from the Sojourner Truth Institute in Battle Creek, Mich, and the work of Sacramento artist Gerald O. Simpson, who goes by GOS. Children's activities will include a paper-and-fabric diversity quilt, gardening in a Sojourner Truth "seeds of change" cup and making Sojourner Truth dolls, bookmarks and wall hangings. There will be face painting for kids and performances by student jazz musicians and Aztec dancers.  The Sojourner Truth Multicultural Arts Museum is located at 2251 Florin Road, Sacramento. Open 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Call (916) 320-9573.  Read the wonderful article about the Shonna and the center: http://www.sacbee.com/art/story/1584654.html.

  • Miss Black Sacramento Scholarship Pageants Rehearsals begin Sat-Feb 142008 Miss Black Sacramento - Kanisha Allen from 12-3 pm at Sacramento High School, 2315 34th Street @ Y Street (enter and park in the Pavilion -gym- parking lot on Y Street). Rehearsals held in rooms P13 & P14. Competition categories : Judges Interview, Talent, Personality, Evening Gown, Essay, Academic Achievement, Community Support.  Mark your calendar for the pageant date which is taking place on Sun-5/3 at California State University Sacramento Grand Ballroom. For more info visit www.missblacksacramento.org

Slavery of Faith by Leslie Wagner-Wilson


2009 V101.1 Valentine's Super Love Jam
Saturday, February 7 at 7:30 pm

Starring: Atlantic Starr, Zapp, GQ, Heatwave, The Honey Cone, The Originals, Billy Paul, Delfonics,
and Aalon.
V101.1 Valentine's Super Love Jam


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6: Garrett Perkins Project - LIVE atFirst Fridays Networking Mixer and Party First Fridays!  First Fridays Networking Mixer and Party taking place this Fri-2/6 at Tex Wasabi's, 2243 Arden Way in Sacramento.  Join us for a cocktail mixer and party celebrating black history, romance and finance and The American Heart Association's Wear Red Day!  Doors open at 5:30 pm. Jazz Great - Garrett Perkins performs live. and DJ Reese Roundtree in the mix. Sax sensation Mr. Garrett Perkins will be playing his own brand of jazz and funk.  Arrive early to get a seat. NO COVER when you RSVP and arrive by 7 pm ($10 after 7 pm). Exemplary entertainment with drink and appetizer specials. Complimentary treats for early arrivals, raffles and prizes.  Come right after work to mix, mingle, meet new friends and make outstanding business connections. Dress Code: Wear something RED and show your support for the fight against heart disease on National Wear Red Day. Red attire is not required but business or dressy attire is.  No sportsgear, tennis shoes, baseball style caps or otherwise inappropriate attire.  For more info call (916) 519-4585.



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 5:   Don't miss Webber's Jersey Retirement Ceremony and Party Celebration.  Taking place on Thurs-2/5 from 9 pm to 2 pm at C Webb Center Court Restaurant in Natomas - Sacramento.  For more info call (916) 419-4667.

Webber's Jersey Retirement Ceremony and Party Celebration

JANUARY 16-FEBRUARY 15: Don't miss the musical, “LEGACY”LEGACY: A Celebration in Word, Song and Dance - opening today on Fri-1/16 at the Guild Theater, 2828 35th Street (35th and Broadway) in Oak Park, Sacramento presented by Images Theater Company (ITC). For ITC founders, Lisa Lacy and Charles Cooper, “LEGACY” is the evolvement from their conception and writing of the California Musical Theatre’s, MLK Theater Project hit musical, “And the Dream Goes On!” In response to public requests to continue the MLK production, ITC’s founders created the original musical, “LEGACY.” Show dates go from 1/16 through 2/15. For additional information visit www.imagestheater.org or call (916) 428-1441 for reservations. >>read more

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26 >> see more

Mondavi Center presents "Juan de Marcos - Afro Cuban Stars"

'Juan de Marcos - Afro Cuban Stars



MONDAY, MARCH 16 at 8 pm >> see more

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

FRIDAY, APRIL 17 :  SAVE THE DATE for Ebony Fashion Fair's "The Runway Report" fashion show taking place on Fri-4/17 in Sacramento. To purchase tickets now call Sandra Patterson at (916) 421-6889. >>read more

Ebony Fashion Fair's


January 21-February 15th: Buy your tickets now for Gem Of The Gem Of The OceanOcean theatre play taking place Jan 21-Feb 15 at the Sacramento Theatre Company, 1419 H Street in Downtown Sacramento.  Get the discount rates of attending on "Sacculturalhub.com Nights in the Theatre" for just $16/person on Thurs-1/29, Fri-1/30, and Sat-1/30.  All shows on these dates are at 8 pm.  In order to get the discount ticket price of $16/person on these dates, you must purchase through Jennifer Lofquist at (916) 446-7501 x120 or through Kim Kaplan at (916) 446-7501 x109.  The Sacramento Theatre Company is committed to present August Wilson's groundbreaking ten-play cycle chronicling the African-American experience through each decade of the 1900s, and GEM OF THE OCEAN takes us to the very beginning of the “Pittsburgh Cycle” with this play set in 1904. >>read more


FEBRUARY 27-March 1: SAVE THE DATES! Black Expo '09 takes place Fri-2/27, Sat-2/28 and Sun-3/1 at the Sacramento Convention Center . 
Get your vendor booth today!  >>read more


SATURDAY, MARCH 7: SAVE THE DATE! Don't miss the 3rd Annual Crab & Shrimp Feed. Taking Place on Sat-3/7 from 6 pm to 9 pm at S. Francis Church, 1112 26th Street (at the corner of 26th & K Street (entry on 26th Street) .  Reserve your tickets today by calling (916) 690-1667.  All proceeds will benefit our youth football and cheer programs.  Visit www.jrnighthawks.org for more info.

3rd Annual Crab & Shrimp Feed


MAY 11-16: SAVE THE DATES! At UC Davis - Black Family Week is May 11 through May 15 and Black Family Day is May 16. >>read more

Black Family Week


SAVE THE DATE! The Millerizm Group's presents their 4th annual step show, Stepping Towards Greatness 2009 - "Yes WE Can!" . Taking place on Sat-3/21


COMMUNITY RESOURCE NEWS:  You do not have to sit back and wait to lose your home or walk away.  There are community resources at your fingertips.  If you are a homeowner who has fallen behind in mortgage payments, receiving default/foreclosure notices, or having trouble paying your current adjustable mortgage, please contact the NeighborWorks Homeowner Center (HUD Certified Counseling Agency) in Sacramento at (916) 452-5356 or visit www.nwsac.org.  The Founder of Sacculturalhub.com, Pleshette Robertson, attended one of the workshops recently and it certainly was a recap and eye opener for what you need to KNOW  for yourself.  Become empowered about the moves you make when wondering if you should abandon YOUR home or ignore default/foreclosure notices.  >>get help now!


Have you heard?

State of The Church 2009 Quarterly Worship Service Series in North Highlands at 
Faith Fellowship Community Church 

Sunday, February 15th at 6 pm

For more info call (916) 339-9156 or (916) 420-5225

State of the Church

Salon Professionals & Barbers in SacTown & Beyond

Ella The Barber

in South Sac

(916) 281-6747

Ella The Barber

Hair Designs Studio

in South Sac

(916) 422-1189

Hair Designs Studio - Hair by professional stylist, Tia Johnson

Tru Barber Styles

in Stockton

(209) 649-4156

Tru Barber Styles in Stockton

Professional Stylist

Cesha Ellison

"Shades of Beauty" Salon

in North Highlands

(916) 339-2751 or (916) 549-6229


'Professional Stylist & Owner -


"DoubleTake Hair Gallery"

in MidTown Sac

(916) 451-4600

DoubleTake Hair Gallery in Midtown Sac


"Salon Entro"

in Sacramento

 (916) 451-4600

Salon Entro in Sacramento

HAIR BY "JeVonne"   (916) 470-9823



Professional Hairstylist
Voltaire Coiffure 

"Dare to be Different"

Another Look Hair Salon

(916) 627-1567

THE COLORIST - Professional Hairstylist, Voltaire Coiffure


Hair by Toochie

"Natural, Sexy, You!"

Another Look Hair Salon

Elk Grove, California

(916) 627-1567

Hair by Toochie 



Petite Hair & Nails

(916) 383-2408

Petite Hair & Nails




Get the Best of Indian Remy Hair 

DreamGirls Fine Hair Imports & Salon 

Elk Grove 

(916) 686-5030

Dream Girls Fine Hair Imports and Salon - Hairstyle by Sharie

Professional Stylist, Qu, at QT's Beauty Connection Salon and Barbershop in North SacBeauty and Barbershop inside QT's Beauty Connection 
North Sacramento. Specializing in eyelash extension. (916) 920-9100
. >>more

Hair by Tracy Brown

Creativity, Style, & Trendsetters

Another Look Hair Salon

Elk Grove, California

(916) 627-1567

Hair by Tracy Brown

Labelle Professional African Hair Braiding in North HighlandsLabelle Professional African Hair Braiding Salon in Sac at (916) 519-3453.

Lisa Elaine Salon Studio 

 providing the finest hair care products and services.

(916) 441-3131

Lisa Elaine Salon Studio

Natural & Professional Stylist, CHERRY, at Another Look in South Sac Twisties by Cherry Professional Hairstylist at Another Look in South Sac. (916) 688-7505. 

Hair Stylist, KIM inside Dorian's  (916) 393- 7156.>>more
Hair by Kim




"Confessions of a Shopaholic"

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) Poster

Restaurant Directory

Book your staff luncheons, birthday parties, or holiday celebrations at one of these restaurants

All you can eat rib tips on Tuesdays

Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood in Downtown Sac

(916) 448-6375


New BBQ Cafe Restaurant in West Sac 
"Jazzyblues Cafe"
(916) 372-8897


Broadway Soul Food

3515 Broadway in Sac

(916) 453-8990




You can get FRIED FISH and GUMBO in Elk Grove at Louisiana Heaven

(916) 424-0511



Frenchie's Corner Cafe featuring soul food and the best of desserts

(916) 646-3214


Become a Hub Corporate/Community Partner

Mondavi Center at UC Davis

Crocker Art Musuem

V101.1 fm R&B and Old School

Do Business with SMUD

UCD Centennial

Dr. Terri Speed, D.D.S. in Elk Grove, California


Ask Dr. Bean - Chiropractor



COMING SOON the Black History Month Special Edition

Feb/Mar '09 issue

THE HUB  Magazine

"CENTERSTAGE: Black Men in Leadership"

CLICK HERE - Reserve ad space - THE HUB Magazine - Feb/Mar '09 Black History Month Special Edition Issue


The only African American Gift Store in Sacramento


(916) 427-7715


The best of historical and stylish African American 2009 Calendars, Obama  T-shirts for the Inauguration and MLK March Celebration, Candles, Incense and more! >>more

Home Based Business Opportunity

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Colbert/Ball Tax Service

Entrepreneurs/Business Professionals and Individuals - Need HELP with preparing your taxes? Call us at (916) 688-5055


THE HUB Magazine and on Sacculturalhub.com

Do you need to reach 15,000 plus people at one time in one place? SendDec/Jan '09 THE HUB Magazine - on news stands week of December 22nd a Sac Hub exclusive e-blast commercial announcement to our audience and residents of the Sacramento Valley Region? Inform the Capitol City about your special events or new CD release. We can now add sound, music, or video files to your e-blast ads. Our e-mail contacts include over 15,000 active e-mail addresses.  Share your products, services, and events in THE HUB Magazine. E-mail contact@sacculturalhub.com or call (916) 509-7101 or (916) 470-2337.  Our target market are 24-54 African American Professionals with young families living in the Greater Sacramento Valley Region. Brand your business with Sacculturalhub.com community. >>more

CONTACT US:  Mailing address - Sac Cultural Hub, Inc., 7902 Gerber Rd, #367, Sacramento, CA  95828    


(916) 509-7101 or  (916) 470-2337

contact@sacculturalhub.com or prassociates2000@yahoo.com