10.23.2008

Issue October 23 2008

 

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

Issue October 23, 2008

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Pleshette Robertson, CEO & Founder - Sacculturalhub.com

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Thursday, October 30 - Obama Party Celebration

At Sacramento's HOTTEST Downtown venue, at the Dream Ultra Lounge The Millerizm Group presents "OBAMA'S THAT 1 PARTY 2008" on Thurs-10/30 from 9 pm to 2 am For the first time ever, the World Famous, Legendary & NYC's Finest DJs - DJ D-Nice "They Call Me D-Nice" comes to Sacramento, California to spin for Millerizm. Location is 908 15th Street in Downttown Sac. The hip, fashionable and cutting-edge, Dream Ultra Lounge creates a breathtaking yet intimate experience. This party is for for the elite, sexy, and urban professional - 25+ preferred! >>more

The Millerizm Group

October 25 - Holiday Preview Party at Culture Collection

Culture Collection Holiday Shopping at Culture Collection. Don't miss the Holiday Preview Party all day Sat-10/25. See what's new for Christmas and Kwanzaa and receive 20% off on all Christmas and Kwanzaa merchandise! We have lots of new angels, Black Santas, ornaments and cards. Get your 2009 calendars, African American greeting cards, candles, incense, clothing and more. Enjoy holiday refreshments and door prizes while you shop. Located at 6391 Riverside Blvd in Sacramento (corner of Riverside Blvd & Florin Road in Greenhaven area; next to Baskin Robbins). For more info call (916) 427-7715. Visit www.culturecollection.com

October 31-November 1 - National Skate Jam

Majestic Rollers

Don't miss the National Skate Jam Weekend of events in Sacramento. Skate Jam Parties taking place on Fri-10/31 and Sat-11/1 from 12 midnight to 5 am at Sunrise Rollerland, 6001 Sunrise Vista Drive in Citrus Heights. Admission is $10. Must be 21 years or older. For more info visit www.myspace.com/majesticrollers or call 916-961-3339 or 916-698-6250.

 

 

Now through Nov 9 - Solomon's Storefront Theatre Play

Enjoy a night of theatre, "Solomon's Storefront", written by Lisa Lacy of Images Theater. The show runs from October 17 through November 9 at The Guild Theater, 2828 35th Street (35th & Broadway) in Oak Park - Sacramento. Buy tickets now online at www.imagestheater.org or at Culture Collection (916) 427-7715 located in Greenhaven - Sacramento area and at Underground Books (916) 737-3333. For more info visit www.imagestheater.org.

Solomon's Storefront

October 28-29 - Maxwell LIVE in Concert

Maxwell

Get your tickets now for the

"Maxwell" concert with special guest Jazmine Sullivan at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland - Oct 28 & 29 >>more

 

 

Saturday, December 13 - Bay Area Black Music Awards

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT:

DATE & LOCATION CHANGE
THE BAY AREA BLACK MUSIC AWARDS SHOW AND HALL OF FAME INDUCTIONS 
WILL TAKE PLACE ON 
DECEMBER 13, 2008 
BERKELEY COMMUNITY THEATER


THE 2008 HONOREES ARE: HAMMER; JOE SAMPLE;GEORGE DUKE; SHELIA E; 
THE CLICK (reunion show); and the NATURAL FOUR
PLUS WE WILL PRESENT THE EXCITING THE 2008 
"BAY AREA GOSPEL JUBILEE AWARDS" 
WITH A SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO THE 
"HAWKINS FAMILY"
Special BMA Performances By: King Wa Wa; The Click; 
Jimmie Reign; Lolita Sweet; Necolious; 
Greg Ballad; And More!!


CALL THE BLACK MUSIC ASSOCIATION NATIONAL OFFICE AT (702) 574-3811 or e-mail specialeventsnow@yahoo.com


ALL TICKETS PURCHASED FOR THE PREVIOUS DATE WILL BE HONORED.

Visit any location for free tickets or BUY TICKETS ONLINE NOW! SPONSORED BY:MERCEDES BENZ OF OAKLAND, SESSION MORTGAGE SERVICES, THE CLOTHING BROKER, UP AGAINST THE WORLD RECORDS, KATRINA MITCHELL REAL ESTATE, 
and RW MEDIA.

Friday, November 7 - The Summit Tour

Buy Tickets onlline now - The Summit Tour

"The Summit" Tour featuring Bobby Brown, Johnny Gill & Ralph Tresvant taking place on Fri-11/7 at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium. Show time at 7 pm. Enter to win now at www.worldonepresents.com. Buy tickets online or in person at Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood

( (916) 448-6375 in Downtown Sac. This spectacular evening of legendary R&B/New Jack Swing performances is not to be missed!

 

 

Saturday, December 20 - The Show Christmas Jam

The Sacramento Allstars will perform at the special "SHOW" poetry series Christmas Jam! Voted Sacramento's best dance team at the 2007 Hub Choice Awards. From Cali to New York, Sac Allstars Street Team can't be stopped. With 55% of the votes, it was a well deserved win with declared once again for the third time as 2007 National Champions. In 2007 Sacramento Allstars WINS at 106 and PARK on BET! The Show Christmas Jam will take place on Sat-12/20 from 7-9 pm at Wo'se Community Center, 2863 35th Street (off 35th and Broadway) in Oak Park, Sacramento. $5/person.

October 31-November 2 - "LESLIE" at Pepperbelly's

"LESLIE" at Pepperbelly'sCOMEDY RELIEF: See "Leslie" at Pepperbelly's Comedy & Variety Theatre in Fairfield on 10/31-11/2. Call for show times 1-707-422-SHOW, 2 shows per evening. Doors open 2 hours before show time. >>more

October 31 - Hallelujah Praise Pary 70s Style

Hallelujah Praise Party 70's StyleDon & Leticia Lewis of Face 2 Face Productions, Intl. are hosting their "Last Friday" event "Hallelujah Praise Party 70's Style" on Fri-10/31 from 8 pm to Midnight. Get ready for the "Biggest Afro Contest" and a "Pop-Lockin'" Contest (remember ReRun!). Taking place in the Terrace Room of the Garden Pavilion of the Lion's Gate Hotel, 5640 Dudley Avenue in Sacramento.

October 25-November 1 - Freedom Sisters Exhibit

Don't miss the "Freedom Sister's" Exhibit at Central Library in Sacramento. Get your kids, 4th - 8th graders to enter the Essay Contest for "Who is there favorite Freedom Sister and Why?" Call (916) 264-2920 or visit www.saclibrary.org.

Freedom Sisters Exhibit

 

Saturday, October 25 - Radio Interview with Ms. Shanice


R & B singing sensation Ms. Shanice will be interviewed live on Sat-10/25 at 11 am by Leticia Lewis on Blog Talk Radio. Listen online at www.blogtalkradio.com/straittalk or call in with your questions or comments at (347) 945-7861. Shanice and her husband Flex Alexander are born-again Christians with a powerful testimony and she is the mother of two. Her website is www.shaniceonline.com.

Shanice

Wednesday, November 13 - PBWC Sacramento Conference


REGISTER NOW!

Twenty-one seminars, Fifty speakers, over One hundred exhibitors, Three thousand attendees and more.

Join over 3,000 women for the largest women's organization in the State for a day of learning, networking, training and development. For Speaker Bios and Seminar Descriptions visit www.pbwc.org

PBWC-Professional Business Women of California's Sacramento Conference

January 16-19 - Black Ski Weekend Returns

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

Renegade Ski Weekend - CLICK HERE for more info!

 

Nextgen Youth Ministry Fundraising Event in support of the Teen WOW Conference (coming soon as part of the Women of Wisdom 2009 Conference) . No need to cook dinner, everyone is invited! Taking place on Wed-11/5 from 5 pm to 9 pm at Round Table Pizza (Dine-in orders only - 916/684-6200), 5110 Laguna Blvd., Suite 119 in Elk Grove, CA 95758. For more info call the Genesis Church at (916) 422-8775 or visit www.sacgenesis.org


Run To Feed The Hungry

Thanksgiving Morning in Saramento >>more
Thursday, November 27th, 2008
Rain or Shine!

SAVE THE DATE

Greater Sacramento Urban Leagues celebrates

40th Year Anniversary Gala

Thursday, December 11 at Radisson Hotel >>more

 

Greater Sacramento Urban League's 40th Year Anniversary Gala - December 11

WERE YOU THERE! Check us out at the Mary J Concert in Concord on Sat-10/18. We the Sac Hub family: Pleshette, Lesley, Fonzie, James, and Toochie had a ball of time. It was "da bomb" concert and not to be missed!!! "I wanna be like Mary J in mind, body, and spirit!!!" There's more to see on the Myspace page of Sacculturalhub.com. >>more

Check out more pics from the Mary J concert in Concord on the Myspace page of Sacculturalhub.com

 

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Founder's TIDBITS

The Founder of Sacculturalhub.com wanted to share a fabulous find of the "Uptown Magazine" publication out of Atlanta

"Uptown Magazine" publication

The latest issue, Fall 2008, on page 96 features: "Don't Hate Us for Being Rich, Educated and Well Connected". I, Pleshette, plan to make this book coming soon, "Our Kind of People 800: A Registry of the 800 Richest & Most Socially Elite Blacks in America" by Lawrence Otis Graham apart of my library archives. >>read more

NEWS BULLETIN

The Greater Sacramento Urban League and NTIA to Host, “Complete it. Connect it.” DTV Coupon Program Event at
10/23/08 AT 11 AM. For more info visit
www.gsul.org.

Between now and March 31, 2009, U.S. households can apply for two, $40 coupons to be used toward the purchase of eligible TV converter boxes at www.DTV2009.gov; by phone at 1-888-DTV-2009 (1-888-388-2009) or for TTY 1-877-530-2634 (English), 1-866-495-1161 (Spanish); by fax at 1-877-DTV-4ME2 (1-877-388-4632); or by mail to PO Box 2000, Portland, OR 97208. Coupons will be mailed and are valid for 90 days after issuance to use towards the purchase of an eligible converter box. For more information about the Coupon Program, go to www.DTV2009.com.
The TV Converter Box Coupon Program is designed to help households continue receiving over-the-air television when full-power television stations cease analog broadcasting after February 17, 2009, as authorized in the Digital Television Transition and Public Safety Act of 2005. The digital transition will impact households that have over-the-air analog TV and use “rabbit ears” or a rooftop antenna for TV reception. By February 17, 2009, consumers receiving their programming over-the-air with an analog television will need to make one of three choices about how to watch TV after that date: 1.) Buy a converter box that will plug into the analog TV 2.) Buy a TV with a digital tuner 3.) Connect the analog TV to cable, satellite or other pay service.

FASHION

So Fly Fashions

Open Mon-Sat

10 am to 8 pm

Located at 6840 65th Street, Suite 110

(in Pacific Rim Shopping Center behind Happy Day Spa

Call (916) 427-3000

So Fly Fashions

Latest HIP HOP/Urban Fashions for both men and women, Baby Phat, Ecko Red, Apple Bottoms, G-Unit, LRG, Sean John, Coogi, Cirbaud, Enyce, Akademic, White and Black Tee's, shoes and accessories


 

Rosie's Elegant Boutique

Located at 2251 Florin Road, Suite 145 in South in Sacramento directly behind McDonalds

Rosie's Boutique

Open Tues 11 am to 7 pm and Wed-Sat 10 am to 7 pm. Closed Sun & Mon

TRAVEL

Book your VACATION TODAY!

Call Greg McNair at (916) 267-3120

YTB Travel


NEW HOT SPOT

Thursday Nights at 8 pm

Help support the Arts!
www.WineandWordz.com
New Soul Hot Spot!

Home Grown Soul - Wine & Wordz in Sacramento

 

"Where the Artist Meet"!
Open mic @ MARILYN'S

Hosted By
Khiry Malik Moore
R&B/Soul/Gospel/Acoustic
ALL WITH LIVE BAND!
908 K ST.
(corner of 9th & K)
$7 Cover

Musical Soul Food

DID YOU KNOW?

LISTEN NOW
Rejoice 1240 AM
24-hour, 7 days a week
GOSPEL RADIIO

Rejoice 1240 AM now in Sacramento - 24-hour, 7 days a week listen to Gospel Radio

 

HUB GRUB

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


GET BREAKFAST at

Broadway Soul Food

3515 Broadway in Sac

(916) 453-8990

Broadway Soul Food


DID YOU KNOW!

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

 


DID YOU KNOW?
All you can eat rib tips on Tuesdays

Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood in Downtown Sac

(916) 448-6375

Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood


DID YOU KNOW?

NEW Community

Radio Station

KDEE 97.7 FM New Community Radio Station

KDEE 97.7 FM is a community, volunteer powered and listener supported radio station--providing the community with views on public affairs, news for small business entrepreneurs, and youth programming, >>more

Salon Professionals

Hair by Tracy Brown

Creativity, Style, & Trendsetters

Another Look Hair Salon

Elk Grove, California

(916) 627-1567

Hair by Tracy Brown at Another Look Hair Salon in Elk Grove


Beauty on a Budget!

Sign up for the monthly

maintenance plan with hairstylist, "Toochie"

Another Look Hair Salon

Elk Grove

(916) 627-1567

Hair by "Toochie" at Another Look Hair Salon in Elk Grove


Lisa Elaine Salon Studio

(formerly Diversity Salon & Spa) providing the finest hair care products and services.

(916) 441-3131

Lisa Elaine Studio Salon


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

 


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


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


Hairstyle by Sharie Lewis at DreamGirls Fine Hair Imports and Salon in Elk Grove DreamGirls Fine Hair Imports & Salon in Elk Grove at 9093 Elk Grove Blvd, Suite 101. (916) 686-5030.. >>more


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


Sasso's Total Image Salon in Rancho Cordova Perms, Relaxers, Highlights. All 30% off on Mon & Tues at Sasso's Total Image Salon (916) 635-6969


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


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