Black Parallel School Board Meeting
June & July, 2015 meetings cancelled
August 1, 2015
Oak Park United Methodist Church
Sacramento, CA 95817
We call on all parents, community members and students to attend the meeting.
June BPSB meeting is cancelled for the Sacramento Black Book Fair
Blue Nile Press, the Black Group, and Community Sponsors, in conjunction with the Juneteenth Festival, present
The Second Annual Sacramento Black Book Fair, June 5-7, 2015
FREE Family-Friendly Events @ The Second Annual Sacramento Black Book Fair, June 6-7, 2015
FREE Family-Friendly Events :
Books On Parade, featuring a short parade around the headquarters, will kick-off the Book Fair Saturday, June 6, at 10:00am, at the Women’s Civic Improvement Club/Center. Community members are encouraged to bring books by Black authors for our Book Drive and deposit them at the WCIC registration desk. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
· The Youth and Children’s Fun & Literacy Area (Kids Zone), will be located at the Brickhouse Art Gallery, 2837 36th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, Saturday, June 6, from 10:30am-5:30pm, and Sunday, June 7, from 12noon-5:30pm. The Kids Zone will feature storytelling, reading, Sacramento Public Library’s book mobile, book give-a-ways, face painting, music, games, books, poetry, music and much more. Young children must be accompanied by an adult.
SBBF headquarters check-in and general information will be located at the Women’s Civic Improvement Club/Center (WCIC), 3555 3rd Ave., Sacramento, CA 95817.Community members can pick-up a FREE SBBF Event Program @ WCIC-Saturday, June 6, from 9:00am-5:30pm, and Sunday, June 7 from 11:30am -5:30pm.
Ethnic Studies Now
In solidarity with school districts in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Santa Monica and El Rancho, who have passed resolutions requiring Ethnic Studies classes for graduation, the Ethnic Studies Now-Sacramento coalition seeks your participation in establishing an Ethnic Studies grad requirement at Sacramento City Unified School District.
In an effort to capture the true essence of what African-American children, parents, community members, and leaders want to see, hear, and, learn when it comes to our history, the Black Parallel School Board is distributing an African-American History survey
For More Information (916) 484-3729