Events Calendar

Tuesday, March 26

*Shaping Our Destiny: After the Women’s March; Stockton University, Atlantic City, Room 210. Panelists Ashley Bennett, Atlantic County Freeholder and Yolanda Melville, NAACP NextGen; 7-8:30 p.m. More info: Becky Taylor, 609-822-4404

Wednesday, March 27

*Women of Color Leadership Panel Discussion at Stockton University, Galloway Campus, Campus Center Theater; 4:30 p.m. Moderated by Lisa Honaker. More info: www.stockton.edu

*Business Event “Facing the Challenge,” hosted by SNJ Millennials, featuring Corey Rice, owner Venture Escape Room; Venture Escape Room, 450 E. Black Horse Pike, Mount Ephraim, 6:30 p.m. More info: www.snjmillennials.org.

Saturday March 30

*Relaunch event RockLife Church, 510 Herron Dr., Swedesboro; Rev. Damon Dukes, Pastor; 6:30 p.m. More info: www.rocklifechurch.org

Monday, April 1

*An Evening with civil rights activist Tarana Burke, “Me Too” Founder, Walter K. Gordon Theater, Rutgers University, Camden, 314 Linden St., Camden; 7 p.m. More info: https://www.camden.rutgers.edu/calendar/diversity?date=2019-04

Tuesday, April 2

*Program “In Search of the Underground Railroad: Connecting People, Places and Things,” featuring Dr. Cheryl LaRoche; Rutgers University, Camden Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room, 326 Penn St., Camden, 6-7 p.m. More info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/in-search-of-the-underground-railroad-tickets-57068321887

Saturday, April 6

*Black & Minority Owned Business Expo, hosted by South Jersey Alumnae Delta Sigma Theta; Pennsauken High School, 800 Hylton Road, Pennsauken; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. More info: Go to Eventbrite

*Martin Luther King Jr. Center 5th annual Easter Egg Hunt, 661 Jackson Rd., Newtonville; 11 a.m.; More info: 609-704-7262.

Wednesday, April 10

*State of Black New Jersey, hosted by the African American Chamber of Commerce New Jersey; The Mansion, 3000 Main St., Voorhees. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. More info: https://www.aaccnj.com/

April 12-13

*African American Cultural History Short Course. Stockton University Atlantic City, at the Stockton Atlantic City Academic Center, 3711 Atlantic Ave.. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Registration is $50 for Friday, $40 for Saturday and $83 for both days. More info: https://www.stockton.edu/continuing-studies/aachsc.html

Saturday, April 13

*2019 Visionary Awards Banquet hosted by the Camden County East Branch NAACP; The Palace, 109 N. Black Horse Pike, Blackwood; 6:30-10 p.m. More info: ccenaacp@gmail.com or 856-547-7572

Wednesday, April 24

*SNJ Millennials Second Quarter Breakdown, Location TBA; Workshop: Fortune in the Follow-Up; 6:30 p.m. More info: www.snjmillennials.org

Wednesday, April 27

*Heels in the Battlefield Empowerment Forum, hosted by Gloucester County NAACP, St. Matthew’s Baptist Church Community Center, Williamstown; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. More info: gcnaacppresident@gmail.com

Saturday, May 4

*Inaugural Women’s Empowerment Breakfast, hosted by Visual Angels; John F. Kennedy Center, 429 John F. Kennedy Way, Willingboro; 10 a.m.; More info: www.visualangels.us

Tuesday, May 21

*Salvation & Social Justice Community Concerns Public Hearing; Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 353 S. New Road, Pleasantville; 6 p.m.; More info: https://sandj.org/home

Wednesday, May 29

*SNJ Millennials Second Quarter Breakdown, Location TBA; Panel Discussion: Make Every Connection Matter; 6:30 p.m. More info: www.snjmillennials.org

Thursday, May 30

*Free Mortgage Assistance Event, Bethel AME of Woodbury Fellowship Hall, 32 Courtland St., Woodbury; 3-8 p.m.; More info: www.hopenow.com

Friday, June 7

*10th annual Gloucester County NAACP Golf Tournament, at River Winds, 270 Eagle Point Road, West Deptford; 9 a.m. More info: gcnaacppresident@gmail.com

Wednesday, June 26

*SNJ Millennials Second Quarter Breakdown, Location TBA; Networking Event: Partners in Excellence; 6:30 p.m. More info: www.snjmillennials.org

Friday-Sunday, August 16-18

*24th Annual Larry Gaines Stop the Violence Basketball Tournament; Bergan Square Park, Fourth and Washington, Camden; More info: https://www.facebook.com/Larry-Gaines-Stop-The-Violence-106513709414872/

Tuesday, Nov. 19

*Party with a Purpose Atlantic City Networking Event, held during the New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference; Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City; 3-6 p.m.; More info: https://aaccnj.com