Issue November 14 2009


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

 Issue November 14, 2008




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TONIGHT, NOVEMBER 14:  Don't miss Mark Knoxx performingMark Knoxx at Majestic Lounge live at the Majestic Lounge, 2355 Arden Way in Sacramento.  Taking place on Fri-11/14.  Doors open at 8 pm.  Admission is $10.  21 & Up. 25 plus preferred.  For more info call (916) 583-3396. >>more

NOVEMBER 15: FREE & OPEN seminar to the public:  $700 Billion Dollar Bailout Plan B.FREE SEMINAR: $700 Billion Dollar Bailout Plan B Taking place on Sat-11/15 at 9 am at the Business Training Center located at 721 W. Del Paso Road in Sacramento. For more info call Pamela Douglas-Alvarado at (916) 997-7240 or Jackie Bradford at (916) 923-2820. First 20 people to register will receive a FREE gift.  >>more

NOVEMBER 15: Tree of Hope Funding proudly supports Betty Williams candidacy for Re-election.  If you are a current and active member, let your voice be heard! Vote on Sat-10/15 at Oak Park Community Center, 3425 Martin Luther King Blvd from 10 am - 3 pm. For more information regarding the Sacramento chapter of the NAACP, please visit their website at www.sacnaacp.org

Re-Elect Betty Williams - President of Sac NAACP

NOVEMBER 23: Don't miss Faizon Love at the Punch Line ComedyFaizon Love-Comedy at Harlows Club on Sun-11/23 at 9 pm in Sacramento.  Faizon Love's stand-up comedy television credits include appearances on Showtime at the Apollo, A&E's Evening at the Improv and his comedy special for B.E.T.  Visit www.punchlinecomedyclub.com for more info.

NOVEMBER 27: On Thanksgiving Night, The Millerizm Group presents THERMOSTAT THURSDAY. Taking place Thurs-11/27 at the Dream Ultra Lounge, 908 15th Street in Downtown Sacramento. >>more

NOVEMBER 29: "The Show" poetry series is every last Saturday of the month from 7-9 pm. THE SHOW with live band LSB is not just a poetry series, it's an artistic experience and Northern California's BIGGEST poetry event! On Sat-11/29 The Show will feature poets Phoenyx Reign from Washington D.C., Daniel Blake, SOL, E-Legal Tagteam, 15 year old Charrelle Mabry, plus gospel hip-hop artist Izreal + band. Enjoy free coffee, water and sweet rolls. Taking place at Wo'se Community Center 2863 35th Street off 35th and Broadway in Oak Park, Sacramento. All artists (poets, singers, musicians, comedians, etc.) are encouraged to sign up early and the door for open mic. $5/admission. For more info call 208-POET. 



"Mountains Beyond Mountains" by Tracy KidderDECEMBER 1: Don't miss the author's visit, Tracy Kidder of "Mountains Beyond Mountains" taking place on Mon-12/1 at the Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts at The book which tells the story of Boston physician Paul Farmer as "a man who could cure the world." Kidder's book documents Farmer's Robin Hood-like fight against tuberculosis and the AIDS-causing human immunodeficiency virus in impoverished Haiti. Panel discussion from 4–5 pm on No Boundaries - Globalizing Health Care from Haiti to California and Beyond. From 8 pm to 9:30 pm the Author’s Talk: The Problem With Goodness: The Story of Paul Farmer At 9:30 pm is the book signing by Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Tracy Kidder. >>more



DECEMBER 6: During each of the past five Christmas seasons, Tracy African AmericanBlack Nativity Production in Tracy, California Association, Inc. (TAAA) has hosted the stellar play Black Nativity, written by celebrated African American poet, novelist, and playwright Langston Hughes.  On Sat-12/6 at 4:30 pm TAAA will host the Allen Temple Baptist Church Cantateers' final performance of Black Nativity at Tracy, California's magnificently refurbished Grand Theatre Center for the Arts, 715 Central Ave in Tracy, California.  $20/person.  Visit www.taaa.net for more info or call (209) 601-6311.

DECEMBER 31: Black Comedy Explosion featuring Mike Epps from Def Comedy Jam.  Taking place at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland on Wed-12/31.  Tickets on sale now!  >>more

Black Comedy Explosion featuring Mike Epps - 12/31/08

If you see this syrup in your Costco, BJ's, or Sam's Club, please support this label. This is the first African American Vendor at one of these stores. Let's buy some pancake syrup. Michele Hoskins, CEO/founder of Michele Foods recently became the FIRST African American vendor with Costco! She was on the Oprah Show and told her story, rising from welfare to faring well.  It's time to replace Aunt Jemima with Michele Foods Pancake Syrup. >>more

Take your families to the incredible  "Freedom Sister's" Exhibit at Central Library in Sacramento. Now through January 4, 2009.  Get your kids, 4th - 8th graders to enter the Essay Contest for "Who is there favorite Freedom Sister and Why?" Call (916) 264-2920.  >>more

Suzanne Brooks now featured in the Black Commentator, "Women of Color."
Her first article, "The Status of Women of Color and the American Political System" was published on October 16, 2008 

Kwanzaa 2008 - On Mon-12/29 from 6-8pm the Sacramento Area Black Caucus (SABC), the Black United Fund of Sacramento Valley (BUFSV) Oak Park Community Center and the All African Peoples’ Revolutionary Party will co-sponsor their Annual Kwanzaa Celebration at the Oak Park Community Center, 3425 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd in Sacramento. For more info please call 916 484-5025.

Renegade Ski Weekend at Lake Tahoe Taking place Martin Luther King Holiday Weekend - January 16-19, 2009. Don't miss it and book your hotel early for this upcoming exciting weekend. All events at the beautiful Montbleu Resort. >>more

Get tickets as low as $16.50/person to see The Color Purple, the musical about love presented by Oprah Winfrey.  Taking place at the Sacramento Community Center Theater, 1301 L Street in Sacramento in Downtown Sac. Shows run from 11/5 through 11/16. >>more

Sacramento Magazine's Best of Sacramento Party on Thurs-12/4 from 4:30 pm to 10 pm with music and dancing to Tainted Love at 9 pm.  Enjoy great food and wine.   $75 in advance and $95 the day of the event.  All proceeds benefit the local March of Dimes.

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

Have you seen the photos from Sacramento's Exceptional Black Women Networking Brunch!  See over 200 amazing pictures posted in Sac Hub's Photo Gallery!  Over 400 women attended this special event at the Hilton Hotel in Sacramento on Saturday, September 20. See the unforgettable moments at this dynamic and fabulous conference.  >>more

Photos from Sacramento's Exceptional Black Women Networking Brunch

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R&B Soul Artist


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Salon Professionals

Lisa Elaine Salon Studio 

 providing the finest hair care products and services.

(916) 441-3131

Lisa Elaine Studio Salon


The Color Specialist
Professional Hairstylist
Voltaire Coiffure 

Professional Hairstylist at Another Look - Voltaire Coiffure


Get the Best of Indian Remy Hair 

DreamGirls Fine Hair Imports & Salon 

Elk Grove 

(916) 686-5030

See gallery of styles in Sac Hub's Exclusive Hair Photo Gallery

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
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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.

Salon in Midtown Sac

DoubleTake Hair Gallery

Stylists-Tavia &  Derrick

Unique styling and braiding, hollywood weaving, innovative hair cutting, chemical relaxing and coloring

2031 Yale Street

Call (916) 451-4600

DoubleTake Hair Gallery in Midtown Sacramento


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

Hair by Toochie

"Natural, Sexy, You!"

Another Look Hair Salon

Elk Grove, California

(916) 627-1567

Hair by Toochie 



 Soul Food in the City

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

(916) 646-3214

Frenchie's Corner Cafe

THEY'RE BACK, the original owners, the BARNETTS, cookin' up the best of soul food in Antelope

(916) 332-7041

House of Chicken & Ribs in Antelope



Broadway Soul Food

3515 Broadway in Sac

(916) 453-8990

Broadway Soul Food



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

(916) 424-0511

CLICK HERE - Louisiana Heaven - Now Open in Elk Grove


All you can eat rib tips on Tuesdays

Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood in Downtown Sac

(916) 448-6375

Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood


Holiday Gifts

The only African American Gift Store in Sacramento


(916) 427-7715

Black Santa figurines at Culture Collection in Sacramento

Black Santa Figurines, 

2009 Calendars, Ethnic Greeting Cards, Candles, Incense and more! 20% of Christmas and Kwanzaa merchandise

Holiday Flower Arrangements

Gene's Flowers

(916) 925-8588

Gene's Flowers

Full Service Florist

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