Conversations on "The New Black"

  • February 26, 2014 · 6:00 PM
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 Join Philadelphia power players  and (Old School 100.3, HOT 107.9, Praise 103.9) at the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a conversation on what is “the New Black” with African Americans making Black History Now!

 Admission is pay what you wish and free parking !

An engaging conversation of Black History of the past present and future!R&B Artist Will Downing, CEO of the African American Museum Patricia Wilson- Aden, Executive Director of Art Sanctuary Valerie Gay, State Senator Vincent Hughes, Dyana Williams, and others.  Following the panel there will be a post reception at the museum. 

Register online, limited seating : http://oldschool1003.com/events/african-americans-making-black-history/  

                        *Thank you Tomas for suggesting this event!*

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  • Deneene

    Nice , positive and uplifting event...

    February 27, 2014

  • Escape L.

    Nice group of folks. Nice location. Nice refreshmentalities at the "after party". Let's have more convo meetups where we are buildin'. And more refreshmentalities too.

    Convo topics? Well, I heard on WURD this morn, that Philly is nearing the final stages of selling 4 school buildings in a package deal for like $25milly. But one of those bldgs is at 38th & Market, and will easily be rolled-into the Drexel/UPenn portfolio, and be used for condominiums and businesses - so that bldg alone, should be sold for $100milly+, by itself. Isn't something amiss there?

    Yeah, I guess we all hear plenty abt the schools these days, so may not need a full meeting on it ... but, I'm just mentioning the type of topics that we could touch on.

    out for now.

    February 27, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great panel, amazing topic! I can't wait for the art museum to collaborate with Radio One again!

    February 27, 2014

  • Quentel

    Sorry I missed meeting so many people but glad everyone enjoyed it. Looks like a third of the room were Buppies! Nice!

    February 26, 2014

  • Sher

    I know this is very late but I got stuck at work and I was not able to make it. I apologize !

    February 26, 2014

    • Quentel

      No problem. Catch you at the next event. :)

      February 26, 2014

  • Tiffany A.

    I enjoyed the event. I'm looking forward to more events like it.

    February 26, 2014

  • Akeesha T.

    Great event! Not sure what members made but I definitely had a great time. Thanks for the invite!

    February 26, 2014

    • Marti

      Hi Akeesha, I agree. It was a great event. The importance of art in human development has been proven. We must expose our children to the great art that exists that shares our history and culture with them.

      February 26, 2014

  • Gabriela

    I wouldn't be able to make this one :( ...car is down

    February 26, 2014

  • BeBe

    I just realized that I had to register on the 100.3 site :-/ Will I be able to attend without pre-registration?

    February 26, 2014

  • BeBe

    Didn't realize I had to register on the 100.3 site till now and registration is closed :-/ can I still go if I haven't pre-registered?

    February 26, 2014

  • Terri L. H.

    Friend of mine is coming into town tonight so now I have to cancel. Enjoy the event!

    February 26, 2014

  • Quentel

    FYI...I received this email today from the organizers of this event:
    "There will be a registration table at the West entrance where pre-registered guests can check in, At the table you will receive instructions for the program. We will also encourage guests to contribute to the Museums pay what you wish effort. Parking attendants will be outside to assist visitors with parking. Please park at the museums parking lot which is also near the West Entrance. We will have parking passes available for registered guests only. It is incumbent upon each guest to check in at the registration table. The table will shut down at 630 pm."

    1 · February 25, 2014

  • Tarah

    Sorry I'm going to miss this one... I'll be in Miami!!

    February 19, 2014

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