The Reminders Live at HiSAM
Jun
1
4:00 PM16:00

The Reminders Live at HiSAM

Come out for a FREE concert for the whole family on the Hawaii State Art Museum museum lawn!

The Reminders are in residence at Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design from May 26-June 7, 2019.

Dynamic musical group, The Reminders, seamlessly blend hip hop, soul and roots music and melodies into powerful performances with insight and thoughtfulness. Brussels-born emcee, Big Samir, weaves intricate rhythmic patterns into a bilingual French/English flow of street-smart consciousness. Queens-born emcee/vocalist Aja Black compliments with graceful deliveries, cadences, and vocal stylings.

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The Free Women of Color Library Pop-Up & Retreat
Jun
2
12:00 PM12:00

The Free Women of Color Library Pop-Up & Retreat

nspired by "The Free Black Women's Library," a monthly mobile library pop-up organized by Ola Ronke in NYC, the Hawaii Free Women of Color Library Pop-Up & Retreat is an all-community book exchange and mini retreat highlighting Black and women of color authors and entrepreneurs. The book exchange is "take a book, leave a book" style, so bring a title by a Black woman or woman of color to share!

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Outdoor Afro Hawaiʻi Reboot! - Hike Hauʻula Loop Trail
May
18
2:00 PM14:00

Outdoor Afro Hawaiʻi Reboot! - Hike Hauʻula Loop Trail

Outdoor Afro is getting a reboot in Hawaiʻi nei! Get on your hiking boots and meet up at Hauʻula Loop Trail for a fun and easy introductory hike. Join us as we gear up to get outdoors on a regular basisfor the healing it provides and the community it continues to build! Outdoor Afro is meeting to hike Hauʻula Loop trail, followed by a brief conversation about what our community would like to see coming out of Outdoor Afro Hawaiʻi, whether it's archery, beach yoga, or 'āina days, they're eager to provide a space for us outdoors!

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Alice Ball Memorial Black Graduation at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
May
10
3:30 PM15:30

Alice Ball Memorial Black Graduation at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

UH alumni and community, you're invited to celebrate “Black Grad” with the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Black Student Association, next Friday May 10, at Keoni Auditorium at the East-West Center. We're proud that the chair of the Pōpolo Project Board of Directors, Jamila Jarmon, a UH alum, will be delivering the keynote address.

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