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Fri. February 7th 2020 - Fri. February 7th 2020 First Metropolitan United Church (All Ages)
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Happy New Year Community

Please join us on February 7th from 1 - 4 p.m. at the First Metropolitan Church Hall, located at 932 Balmoral Road. We will be talking about the International Decade for People of African Descent.
Discussions will tackle the following topics:
Black Ownership,
Generating Wealth,
Media Representation,
Black Identity,
Mental & Physical Health,
Accessing Justice,
Community Safety,
Migration and Inclusion,
Democratic Engagement,
Access to Affordable Housing and Shelter
11 open questions to 9-11 panellists and 5 guest speakers (from Government and Community Organizations)!

Join us and learn a bit more about the INTERNATIONAL DECADE FOR PEOPLE OF AFRICAN DESCENT.
***This Decade is significant as it promotes respect, protection, and fulfilment of human rights for people of African Descent. We believe that this event is in line with the objectives of celebrating Black History Month.
FREE participation by registration (cost for the Brunch - A taste of Africa & the Caribbean)
Registration via Eventbrite.

Snacks and refreshments provided


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NOTE: As of March 17, 2020 a Public Health Emergency has been declared in B.C. 

All bars, clubs, lounges & similar venues have been ordered to close.

All restaurants and bars must discontinue dine-in service. All personal service businesses (salons, spas, massage, tattoos, etc) must close.