Issue January 8 2009


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

 Issue January 8, 2009




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. 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!

Fine Dining in Sacramento

What's Happening in Sacramento & Beyond!


FRIDAY, JANUARY 9: Don't miss First Fridays of Sacramento Holiday Cool Down this Fri-1/9.Antonio  The holidays are over but fun is still FREE at Center Court with C. Webb Masters of The Old School who will be back onstage at Center Court, 3600 N. Freeway Blvd in Natomas - Sacramento). Doors open at 8 pm and show time is at 9 pm. DJ and dancing follows. If you missed the last performance of this hot Bay Area R&B band, you're in for a special treat! The band consists of some of the best musicians in the Bay Area including: lead vocalist Antonio Young, Eric Young from the Confunkshun Band on bass, David Stalling from James Brown's band on lead guitar, Dante Robertson from the Whispers band on drums and the very talented David Counsel on keyboards. Arrive early to get a seat! Reserved booth seating with bottle service is also available. Email firstfridays@msn.com or call us at (916) 519-4585. FREE admission when you RSVP and arrive by 11 pm! Dress code: no sports attire, tennis shoes, baseball style caps or otherwise inappropriate attire.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14: Don't miss Mavis Staples performing live at the Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts at UC Davis. Taking place on Wed-1/14 at 8 pm.  Visit www.mondaviarts.org and buy tickets now.

Don't miss Mavis Staples at Mondavi Center


THURSDAY, JANUARY 15: Tyler Perry's "The Marriage Counselor" theatre stage play at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium for 1 show only.  Taking place on Thurs-1/15 at 7:30 pm. Charge tickets by phone at the theatre box office 916.808.5181 or buy tickets online  >> read more.

Tyler Perry's "The Marriage Counselor"


JANUARY 16-FEBRUARY 15: Don't miss the musical, “LEGACY”LEGACY: A Celebration in Word, Song and Dance 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

JANUARY 16-19: BLACK SKI WEEKEND returns to Lake Tahoe. Taking place Martin Luther King holiday weekend - January 16-19, 2009. Don't miss this upcoming exciting weekend. All events at the beautiful Montbleu Resort. >>more

Renegade Ski Weekend - CLICK HERE for more info!


MONDAY, JANUARY 19: MLK March & Celebration inDon't miss the MLK March & Celebration in SacTown Sacramento.  Taking place on Mon-1/19.  Join thousands in The MLK March starting at Oak Park Community Center with a stop for picking up more marchers at Sacramento City College and then onto the Sacramento Convention Center for a host of activities that include: job fair, line of entertainment, and more. Visit www.mlk365.org for more info.  

SATURDAY, JANUARY 24: Don't miss "SMOKEY ROBINSON" performing live SaturdaySmokey Robinson, January 24, 2009 at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland.  Buy tickets now at www.livenation.com.

Culture Collection poetry series every second Saturday 7-9 pm. Taking place this Sat-1/10 featuring open mic poetry.  Located at 6391 Riverside Blvd in Greenhaven in Sacramento from 7-9 p.m. Free Admission.  Call Culture Collection at (916) 427-7715 for more info.

Don't miss "Kissed By The Devil" Book Signing and Celebrity Reading featuring BET's "Ultimate Hustler" at Author Dashawn Taylor and Sac Hub's MC/celebrity host, Neketia Brown! Taking place this Sat-1/10 from 2-4 pm at Underground Books in Oak Park - Sacramento.  Call (916) 737-3333 for more info.

2nd show added by popular demand.  Bill Cosby live at the Paramount Theater in Oakland on Sat-2/14. Doors open at 4 pm and show time is at 5 pm.  Tickets for orchestra seating available now. E-mail Shelly Tatum Presents at statum@earthlink.net

Majestic Rollers presents the first Adult Skate Jam of the New Year at Sunrise Rollerland, 6001 Sunrise Vista Drive in Citrus Heights.  Taking place on Sat-1/10 from 10:30 pm to 2:30 am. Admission is $12 and must be 21 and older. Please have ID available. For more info, please call (916) 747-6454.

Capital City Zetas are having a Potluck Dinner & After Party, "It's All Love" on Fri-1/9 from 5-9 pm (after party until...). Taking place at the Capitol City elks Lodge, 3706 Stockton Blvd in Sacramento.  $5 cover after 9 pm.  For more info contact Mark Hall at (916) 247-5285.

Brookins Entertainment Invites You to attend "Saturday Nights at The Kennel Club". Located at 5821 Auburn Blvd in Sacramento. Ladies pay only $5 before 10:30/$10 after - Gentlemen pay $10 all night long. Dress Code is upscale. No tennis shoes, plain white t-shirts. For more information call the event hotline at 1-800-995-0565.

You're invited to learn about a new business opportunity! Learn about how to be apart of what analyst predict will be a $300 billion dollar new Telecom Technology Industry! Find how to receive a FREE Videophone. Call now to set up an appointment at (916) 267-3478. >>more

In Washington, it's the 2009 Inaugural Praise Ball, a unique formal event that celebrates the induction of our in-coming President and the millions of people-of-faith who campaigned, believed and prayed for change.  Taking place on Sun-1/18 at 7 pm. The Praise Ball, fittingly themed "Yes, God Did!" will include appearances by celebrity and political guests, and performances by Lady Tramaine Hawkins, other well-known Gospel Artists and Gospel Comedy All-Star "King Of Clean," AJ Jamal. The event will also include commemorative gifts, dinner and dancing to inspirational music and Jazz. 

BET Networks kicks off Inauguration Weekend withGabrielle Union 'THE BET HONORS' and hosts its first-ever Inaugural Ball.  The inaugural festivities in Washington, D.C., begin with the second annual BET HONORS on Sat-1/17 and concludes with BET's first-ever Inaugural Ball on Tues-1/20.  Hosted by world renowned actress Gabrielle Union, THE BET HONORS will celebrate legendary songstress Mary J. Blige (Entertainment), groundbreaking filmmaker Tyler Perry (Media), celebrated dancer and choreographer Judith Jamison (Education), businessman, philanthropist and basketball legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson (Corporate Citizen), entrepreneur extraordinaire B. Smith (Entrepreneur), and the Honorable Congressman James E. Clyburn (Public Service). The second annual event will take place at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C., on Sat-1/17 and premiere on the network during Black History Month.

At the Metreon in San Francisco on Mon-1/20, the Inauguration West, the official West Coast celebration for the historic inauguration of our 44th President, Senator Barack Obama. The event includes heavy hors d'oeuvres, living room setting, special video screens, at least two complimentary drinks and a jazz reception. Visit www.inaugurationwest.com for more info.

Join Majestic Ministries International for a Prayer Breakfast taking place on Sat-1/24 at 9 Am. Bring in the New Year with the Divine Word of God! For more info visit www.internationalcovenant.org or call (916) 440-2551.


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!

Did you know that you can now list your events for FREE on Sacculturalhub.com? 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


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2009 Calendars

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

SPOTLIGHT: Directory of Hub Business Partner Members

Had a recent back injury or car accident? Call Bean Chiropractic

Exhibit Shows at The Crocker Art Museum

Looking for a Dentist? Terri Speed, D.D.S

Start your fashion career today. Enroll at IADT in Sacramento 

Do Business with SMUD

Lighthouse Psychological Services - Dr. Huey, Psy.D.





Salon Professionals

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 North 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 by KimHairStylist, KIM inside Dorian's  (916) 393- 7156.>>more



Restaurant Directory

All you can eat rib tips on Tuesdays

Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood in Downtown Sac

(916) 448-6375


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



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2009 Hub Choice Awards Show

Have you voted!! Hub Choice Awards. We've got NEW categories this year - over 75 categories. Submit your choice of nominees for the BEST of the BEST in the Urban Community of African American professionals and places.  In 2009 we will feature the "Chamber Spotlight Community Achievement Award-CSCA" to include special awards to the most valuable businesses of the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber, Sacramento Asian Chamber, Sacramento Black Chamber, and the Metro Chamber of Commerce. CAST YOUR VOTES NOW! >>more


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

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