The Garden: A Music & Poetry Showcase | March 24 & 25

540WMain Community Learning Academy presents: The Garden: A Music & Poetry Showcase Saturday March 24 // 6-8 PM & Sunday March 25 // 5-7 PM     This two night intimate concert event features Rochester’s Rebel Flower Bomb & Ariana Highsmith together as The Garden Collective where spoken word poetry and piano combine to makeContinue reading “The Garden: A Music & Poetry Showcase | March 24 & 25”

28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Christina Jenkins (11)

We are pleased to spotlight Christina Jenkins in day eleven of our first annual 28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History Christina Jenkins is the revolutionary inventor of the Sew-In-Weaver The hair weave industry owes itself to the trailblazer Christina Jenkins. She was born in Louisiana and later graduated college in 1943.Continue reading “28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Christina Jenkins (11)”

28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Annie Malone (10)

We are pleased to spotlight Annie Malone in day ten of our first annual 28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History Annie Malone founded Poro College, the first educational institute in the US dedicated to educating African-American women in the black cosmetics industry. Annie believed women would be empowered if they improvedContinue reading “28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Annie Malone (10)”

SOLD OUT Let’s Talk About Intersectional Feminism

 Update 1/23 Due to overwhelming response Let’s Talk About Intersectional Feminism Workshop is sold out/oversold for tomorrow!  If you have officially registered and are no longer able to attend please email us so that we can open up the seat to another community member as interest in the workshop remains high!  We look forward to anContinue reading “SOLD OUT Let’s Talk About Intersectional Feminism”

Check out our Community Educator Spotlights for the Winter Semester…

Check out our Community Educator Spotlights for the Winter Semester… Sarah Vitberg January 29th | American Sign Language 4 Beginners Sarah Vitberg is an active ASL interpreter throughout the Rochester community. Sarah currently serves as the Manager of Getting It Done Fitness.   Patricia Woz January 25th & February 10th | CPR / AED TrainingContinue reading “Check out our Community Educator Spotlights for the Winter Semester…”