Sat, May 18th 9pm
BAMcafe located on 30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217
Come Join abapecCESA for Annual Family Picnic
JULY 21st at Cow Meadow Park in Freeport, NY
From 10am to 7pm
Live music, great food, games for kids, and venders from Haitian community that support relief projects for Haiti!
(via ABAPEC Family Picnic)
NY: Kreyolfest Sunday June 24th, Wingate Park, Brooklyn, NY
Carimi, Tabou Combo, System Band, Felina and more..
Gates open @ 12pm and Free Entry
May 18, 2012 at 6pm, celebrate Haitian Flag Day by donating clothing and personal hygiene items at the Helping Haiti Happy Hour: Turtle Bay, 987 2nd Avenue, New York, NY 10022. Suggested donation is $10 and special happy hour deals are in effect. Info
May 18, 2012, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Brooklyn Borough Hall (209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201) Click here to see event flyer. Food and refreshments will be served. Sponsored by New York City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn, Council Member Mathieu Eugene and Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz. To RSVP, call Councilmember Eugene’s District Office at (718) 287-8762 Info
May 21 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is FREE - New York City Council Deputy Majority Leader Leroy Comrie, under the leadership of Speaker Christine Quinn, will join with Council Members James Sanders Jr. and Ruben Wills to host the Council’s annual Haiti Flag Day celebration at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic School, 115-50 221st Street Info
Healing Haiti - Photo Exhibit, Atlanta, GA
May 15th - June 13th @ Phipps Plaza, Fletcher Gallery, 2nd Floor
An n’ Pale | Café Conversations featuring spoken word artist Melissa Beauvery
"Melissa Beauvery is a spoken word artist, writer and cultural activist currently living in Philadelphia, PA. Her work is heavily influenced by traditional Haitian spirituality, storytelling and songs. Melissa writes in English and Haitian Creole.”
DATE / TIME: Thursday, May 24th, 2012/ 6-8pm. Refreshments will be served.
LOCATION: Five Myles Gallery, 558 St. John’s Place, Brooklyn, New York Google Map
Take the 2, 3, 4 or 5 to Franklin St or the S to Botanical Garden.
ADMISSION: Free. $10 suggested donation.
(via an n’ pale « Haiti Cultural Exchange)
Come to "Haiti Noir Reading by Edwidge Danticat..." Saturday, January 22 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Haiti Noir is an... http://fb.me/C6RD9gpX
"Haiti Noir is an original anthology (Akashic Press) featuring new stories by Danticat and others, set both before and after Haiti’s devastating earthquake.
The inimitable Edwidge Danticat, one of the truly great contemporary writers, brings her talents as an editor to Haiti Noir (AkashicBooks, $15.95), a timely volume featuring stories set both before and after the devastating earthquake.”