June 30, 2022
  • Summer Reading with Jerry Craft!

    June 30, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77002, USA

    Join us as we welcome Newbery Medal winner himself, Jerry Craft, for our Summer Reading Author series! Jerry will be sharing his journey as an author as well as fun facts about his books and writing process along with a special illustrative demo! 

    Jerry Craft is the New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of…

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    June 30, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    SAiD Pan African Library, 12126 Westheimer Road ##118, Houston, TX 77077

    OPEN MIC + AfroSOUNDS is part of SAiD Pan African Library participatory IN-HOUSE program. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/afrosounds-at-said-tickets-373428052357?aff=eand

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  • June Adult Book Club - All About Love by bell hooks

    June 30, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Kindred Stories, 2304 Stuart St, Houston, TX 77004, USA


    Join us for our monthly adult book club.  Our June pick is All About Love by bell hooks.

    Book club will happen on Thursday, June 30 at 7:00 pm in our reading garden.  RSVP required.  See ya'll…

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July 1, 2022
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July 7, 2022
  • Star Party on the Plaza

    July 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Barbara Bush Literacy Plaza, Houston, TX 77002, USA

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July 8, 2022
  • Bruce Bruce at the Houston Improv

    July 8, 2022 - July 10, 2022 @ 
    Houston Improv Comedy Club, 7620 Katy Fwy #455, Houston, TX 77024, USA

    https://improvtx.com/houston/comic/bruce+bruce/ Fri Jul 8 07:30PM 09:45PM Sat Jul 9 07:00PM 09:30PM Sun Jul 10 07:30PM His career skyrocketed from there. After receiving the highest ratings ever as the Host of “BET’s 10th Anniversary Comic View” for two seasons, Bruce returned to the BET family as the two-time host “Coming to the Stage.” Bruce went on to…

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  • Cheap Date #8 Art Show & Market

    July 8, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Hardy & Nance Studios, 902 Hardy St, Houston, TX 77020, USA


    Insomnia Proudly Presents:
    Cheap Date #8 Art Show & Market
    Friday July 8th- one night only!

    Hardy & Nance Studios (902 Hardy St.)
    Come join us for a night of STUPID CHEAP original art from some of Houston’s finest artists! All…

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  • Everything Everywhere All At Once Screening at 14 Pews

    July 8, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    14 Pews, 800 Aurora St, Houston, TX 77009, USA


    See the hilarious and big-hearted sci-fi action-adventure directed by the Daniels, Everything Everywhere All At Once at 14 Pews.



    Tickets are $11. Order tickets or learn more.

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July 14, 2022
  • Sip + Stroll: Public Art Walk

    July 14, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Rice University Moody Center For The Arts, 6100 Main Street, MS-480, Houston, TX 77005, 6100 Main MS-550, Houston, TX 77005, USA

    https://moody.rice.edu/events/sip-stroll-public-art-walk Raise a glass and take a walk with executive director Alison Weaver as she leads a tour of select public artwork found at Rice University. The evening will start with complimentary drinks at the Moody Center for the Arts and conclude at the James Turrell Twilight Epiphany Skyspace where guests can view the sunset…

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  • Purity Ring – tour de womb

    July 14, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N Main St, Houston, TX 77009, USA


    This show is ALL AGES

    A box office fee will be assessed on tickets purchased at Box Office on day of show. The fee varies by show.

    Doors open at 7 PM 

    State and local sales…

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  • Play Opens: Is God Is through August 6

    July 14, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Rec Room Arts, 100 Jackson St #130C, Houston, TX 77002, USA

    https://www.recroomarts.org/is-god-is JULY 14, 2022 - AUGUST 6, 2022 by ALESHEA HARRIS HOUSTON PREMIERE 2018 OBIE AWARD WINNER 2016 RELENTLESS AWARD WINNER A modern myth about twin sisters who sojourn from the Dirty South to the California desert to exact righteous revenge. The sisters are seeking justice and ready to take down anyone who stands in their way. Aleshea Harris collides the ancient,…

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July 16, 2022
July 21, 2022
  • Songs for Justice: Thomas Mapfumo & the Blacks Unlimited

    July 21, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Rothko Chapel, 3900 Yupon St, Houston, TX 77006, USA

    The Rothko Chapel presents the Songs for Justice series, featuring concerts and conversations exploring the power of music in furthering social justice movements and addressing today’s inequities and injustices. Thomas Mapfumo & the Blacks Unlimited will perform deep mbira anthems, rollicking township dance grooves, and refracted glimmers of reggae, R&B, and African jazz on…

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July 23, 2022
  • Summer Reading with Kwame Mbalia!

    July 23, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    Tristan Strong fans do we have a treat for you! Join us this summer as we host Kwame Mbalia at HPL as a part of out Summer Reading author series! Hear Kwame talk about his books, writing process and so much more!   Kwame Mbalia is a writer, a New York Times bestselling author, and a former pharmaceutical…

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  • Zo! and Tall Black Guy with Special Guest Deborah Bond

    July 23, 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    The Studio at Warehouse Live, 813 Saint Emanuel Street, Houston, TX 77003

    Serious Sounds Presents Zo! and Tall Black Guy with Special Guest Deborah Bond




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July 26, 2022
July 29, 2022
  • Common with the Houston Symphony

    July 29, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, 800 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002, USA

    https://www.thehobbycenter.org/events/common-with-the-houston-symphony/ One of the most influential and multi-faceted artists of our time, award-winning hip-hop artist, film producer, poet, and actor Common will join the Houston Symphony for a special showcase of his biggest hits. With the release of his 1992 debut album Can I Borrow a Dollar?, Common quickly established himself as a passionate American voice,…

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