August, 2,9,16,23, 2019 — The Africa Center is excited to be hosting a free Summer Reading Series for children! Join us...

August 10, 2019 — Join us at Summer Streets for a Traditional West African Glass Painting Workshop led by artist Ibou...

Photo of men in Senegal

July 17, 2019 — Brooklyn-based photographer Laylah Amatullah Barrayn and curator Joseph L. Underwood discuss their personal experiences in Senegal.

July 2 and 3, 2019 — The Africa Center's Salon Africana concert series continues with performances by Julia Sarr and Zoë...

June 10, 2019 — A community-based action meeting to inform, support and heal in light of the recent events in Sudan

Participants in the Where is South? workshop. Photo: Brenda J. Céspedes

June 13—July 21 2019 — "Where is South?" An exhibition presented in partnership with the Moleskine Foundation.

June 5, 2019 — A Town Hall on "Afropresentism," in partnership with New York African Film Festival

June 19, 19 — Join us for the launch of Helon Habila's new book, "Travelers"

June 11, 2019 — Join us for the 2019 Museum Mile Festival!

May 31—July 21 2019 — "I had a dream: 100 participants, 100 dreams, 100 notebooks." An exhibition presented in partnership with...


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Last week at our Summer Reading Series with guest writer, music producer, and multi percussionist Carlos "Caco" De Oliveira.

Photo by Mike Klubeck

2 days ago
Recap pics from the 3rd program of our summer children's reading series, curated by @onemoorebook - We were joined by writer, music producer, and multi percussionist Carlos "Caco" De Oliveira.

Our final program will be this Friday, August 23rd, 10AM-11:30AM.

📸 Mike Klubeck
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