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BLB New Member Orientation--Start Here!

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  • Black Long Beach

    235 E. Broadway #800, Long Beach, CA (map)

    33.769539 -118.189743

  • IMPORTANT: Please go to and select the "Contact" link for information about accessing the Black Long Beach office.
  • Welcome to Black Long Beach!  Not sure where to start?  Come to our next orientation.


    The BLB Orientation is a great way to become fully integrated into our community.  You'll learn about ways to participate in BLB, earn priority registration for our most popular events, and create friendships with the other new members in your cohort.   

    What to Bring

    - $15 for your welcome packet and t-shirt

    - a pen/paper

    - a laptop computer if possible

    - your beautiful self!

    Location (IMPORTANT)

    Please read Getting to the Black Long Beach Office   


    This event begins promptly at 2 p.m.  Please do not be late.


    Please bring $15 for your welcome packet and t-shirt.  Don't forget to indicate your shirt size during registration?  Forgot? E-mail [masked].

    Bring a Friend!

    BLB events are inclusive events.  All are welcome.


    1. I have already attended a BLB event.  Can I still come to orientation?

    Yes.  If you have not attended a previous orientation you may attend this one.

    2. Will there be another orientation?

    Yes, we will schedule orientations throughout the year.  

    3. I forgot to include my t-shirt size when I registered.  What should I do?

    Please e-mail your shirt size to [masked]

    4. What is a cohort?

    A cohort is a group of people banded together.  You will be assigned a cohort number during orientation.

    5. Is BLB the coolest group ever?

    Why yes.  Yes it is.

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