Tuesday, September 20th at 7:00 pm
Join BloomBars and the Africa World Now Project for a film and discussion featuring one of the great African Leaders of the 20th century!
Amílcar Cabral (2001, 60 min), by Ana Ramos Lisboa – recalls the life of Amilcar Cabral, leader of the Liberation Movement of Cape Verde and Guinea Bissau and the founder of the African Party for the Independence of Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC). Continue reading Tu 9/20: BloomScreen & AWNP present: Amílcar Cabral
Tuesday, September 27th at 7:00 pm
Join BloomBars and filmmaker Taye Balogun for the DC premiere of…
Music Is Our Weapon (2016, 110 min), by Taye Balogun – is a film portraying the philosophy, history and fight-for-justice of the most enthralling band in Kenya, SARABI, and their growing influence across the world. MUSIC IS OUR WEAPON is a metaphorical journey of a young vibrant band that never ceases to believe that music is a weapon for CHANGE.
Continue reading Tu 9/27: BloomScreen presents: Music Is Our Weapon
It’s time. BloomBars is looking to re-imagine our website, so we can better serve our community. We’d love to assemble a ragtag group of volunteers to help make this a reality. Continue reading Wanted: Web Team Extraordinaire
Saturday, June 18, 2016 11am – 6pm
Kick off the summer with us this June at the 11th annual Columbia Heights Day! Our one-day street festival is a celebration of the diversity and community of Columbia Heights. Continue reading Columbia Heights Day is HERE!
May 15 through July 3rd
In a world of rapid mass-production, DC-based artist Marina Bijelic’s whimsical mixed-media illustrated works evoke a return to a slower, earth-connected existence drawing inspiration from the natural environment. Continue reading Marina Bijelic: The Beauty of Creation
Saturday, April 23rd from 8pm to ???
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“Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful,” Prince
Confirmed Artists Performing:
Tamika Love Jones
Ilika Masam (Drummer)
Sunday, April 24rd from 5 to 8pm
“Faasla Na Rakhein – Pyar Hone Dein”
Let there be no distance – let there be love
That was our beloved Sabeen Mahmud’s motto, and that is part of the amazing legacy that Sabeen has left all of us. A year ago, the global progressive community lost an incredible fighter, artist, revolutionary and friend. Sunday, we come together to celebrate the beauty of Sabeen’s life and legacy. Continue reading Pyar Hone Dein: A Celebration of Sabeen Mahmud