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January 2018

Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom – MLK Jr. Day Benefit Performance

January 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Based upon the Book by Lynda Blackmon LoweryAdapted and Directed by Ally SheedyWith Damaras Obi as Lynda Blackmon LoweryTurning 15 on the Road to Freedom tells the moving, true story of Lynda Blackmon, one of the youngest participants in the Selma to Montgomery march in 1965. Jailed nine times before her fifteenth birthday, Lowery fought alongside Martin Luther King, Jr. to secure the right to vote for African-Americans.The author, Lynda Blackmon Lowery will be here in person to answer questions after…

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ACBX is hosting FREE Capoeira trial classes

January 18 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
4685 Manhattan College Pkwy, 2nd Fl (243rd St. Broadway) Bronx NY 10471, 4685 Manhattan College Pkwy
Bronx, NY United States
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(age 8-12)  ABOUT CAPOEIRACapoeira is a dynamic, multidisciplinary art form, rich in history, language and culture. Created in the 1500s, by enslaved Africans in Brazil, the art combines elements of dance, music, acrobatics and self-defense, into an art form.  By cultivating creativity and encouraging self-expression in a fun and supportive environment, through ACBX’s capoeira arts students develop spatial awareness, motor-coordination and rhythmic abilities in addition to soft skills such as problem-solving, decision-making, self-control, and positive self-image.Capoeira is a communal art form…

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ACBX is hosting FREE Capoeira trial classes

January 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
4685 Manhattan College Pkwy, 2nd Fl (243rd St. Broadway) Bronx NY 10471, 4685 Manhattan College Pkwy
Bronx, NY United States
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(age 6-10)    ABOUT CAPOEIRACapoeira is a dynamic, multidisciplinary art form, rich in history, language and culture. Created in the 1500s, by enslaved Africans in Brazil, the art combines elements of dance, music, acrobatics and self-defense, into an art form.  By cultivating creativity and encouraging self-expression in a fun and supportive environment, through ACBX’s capoeira arts students develop spatial awareness, motor-coordination and rhythmic abilities in addition to soft skills such as problem-solving, decision-making, self-control, and positive self-image.Capoeira is a communal art form…

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ACBX is hosting FREE Capoeira trial classes

January 20 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
4685 Manhattan College Pkwy, 2nd Fl (243rd St. Broadway) Bronx NY 10471, 4685 Manhattan College Pkwy
Bronx, NY United States
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(age 6-10)    ABOUT CAPOEIRACapoeira is a dynamic, multidisciplinary art form, rich in history, language and culture. Created in the 1500s, by enslaved Africans in Brazil, the art combines elements of dance, music, acrobatics and self-defense, into an art form.  By cultivating creativity and encouraging self-expression in a fun and supportive environment, through ACBX’s capoeira arts students develop spatial awareness, motor-coordination and rhythmic abilities in addition to soft skills such as problem-solving, decision-making, self-control, and positive self-image.Capoeira is a communal art form…

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Single Parent Support Group

January 21 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Single Parent Support Group is Sunday, January 21st from 12:30 to 1:30 at the Fort Washington Collegiate Church (181st Street and Fort Washington Avenue). We are an informal group.  Our goal is to meet other single parents in the neighborhood and provide support. Please feel free to arrive as early as 12:15 so that we can promptly begin at 12:30. The church has kindly lent us the space, in their downstairs Worship Room for one hour. We will have limited…

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