FRIDAY MAY 24
OAKLAND MUSEUM OF CALIFORNIA
AFRICANS RISING for peace, justice and dignity.
Afro Urban Society + @Priority Africa Network + The Umoja Festival + ThriveAfrica.us + Oakland Museum of California invite you to celebrate Africa Day (formerly African Freedom Day and African Liberation Day), the annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now known as the African Union) on May 25, 1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as around the world.
Baba Ken Okulolo and the West African Drummers
Afro Urban Society
Africa Day Jeopardy w. Kulture Freedom
Hair Braiding Demo w. TC Hair Suite
Kids Playground Games w. Philip Agyapong & Denise Amos
Storytelling & Book Reading: Nathalie Minya
Tickets: FREE (RSVP on Eventbrite here- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africa-day-bay-area-2019-tickets-60711189803?aff=ebdssbeac)
“We are determined to foster an Africa-wide solidarity and unity of purpose of the Peoples of Africa to build the Future we want – a right to peace, social inclusion and shared prosperity.”