Community Calendar: Week of August 2nd

August 2-6 & 9-15

111th National NAACP Convention. Over the course of two weeks, the NAACP Virtual Convention will provide two modules, one tailored to our members, and another open to our supporters and activists at large to convene critical discussions. For more information:

August 2

Andrew’s World with host Andrew Whigham III on 8 am-10 am. Tune in for thought-provoking, enlightening, informative, and entertaining news and commentary. Join the conversation at 646-200-0459 on Andrew’s World.

3rd Annual Dallas Pizza Fest Hosted by 2020 Dallas Pizza Fest Live at Deep Ellum Art Company 3200 Commerce St. 12:00 pm-9:00 pm. Tickets:

A Message For You. I Messenger Media is continuing to provide thought-provoking, informative, enlightening and entertaining news, and commentary. 1 pm. Live on Facebook at TexasMetroNews and

Rhythm and ReVERB Pull-Up Edition (Best Sunday Social Distancing Happy Hour) at Heroes Lounge 3094 N. Stemmons Fwy. 4:00 pm-6:00 pm. You will be able to enjoy the drumming and music from your car and order drinks and food from your vehicles. This is a unique opportunity to enjoy good vibes while practicing social distancing. Event will stream live on Instagram and Facebook. Verb_Kulture on Instagram and Verb Kulture Ent. on Facebook. 

August 3

A Message For You, hosted by Ashley Moss, a Pointer Koch Fellow with I Messenger Media, LLC. Live on Facebook at TexasMetroNews and at 11 am-1 pm. Questions? Ask Cheryl at 646-200-0459.

Marvelous Marriage Mondays at Friendship-West Baptist Church 2020 W. Wheatland Rd. 7:00 pm-8 pm.  Helping Marriages be More Marvellous! This is a ministry of the Covenant Keepers which is the Marriage Community of Friendship-West Baptist Church. Register online at

August 4

A Message For You, with Anthony Council, A Morehouse student, and I Messenger Media intern. Anthony brings that perspective from those born in this century. Live on Facebook at TexasMetroNews and Join in on the conversation.

August 5

A Message For You, The Stimulus Show from 11 am-1 pm. Live on Facebook at TexasMetroNews and Call in and join the conversation at 646-200-0459.

Hollywood Live! With Michael “Hollywood” Hernandez and co-host Shavonda “With a V” Fields, from 2 pm-4 pm.

Meet A Black Mental Health Professional: We Are Here, hosted by Dr, Tanisha Guy & Megan Pickens, LPC-S. 7 pm-9 pm. A two-hour event will introduce you to 20 Black mental health professionals. Register: 

August 6

SIP and Eat with LaShante‘ “The Lifestyle Chef.” LaShante Williams, Every Thursday at 7 pm CST on FB live and IG live and

SoulJazz Thursday Under The Stars feat. Natural Change at 813 Sandaga, 813 Exposition Ave 8:00 pm-12:00 am Bring your own lawn chairs and come enjoy the sounds of Natural Change under the stars. Food Truck, BBQ, Hookahs, and Cigars. Doors open at 8 pm. There is limited seating available. More info: visit or email

August 7

From Marva with Love with Marva Sneed 11:00 am-1:00 pm. Featuring Derrick Drake of Eat Zone Restaurant, a hidden secret in Oak Cliff. 

Online Spiritual Care Sessions with Rev. Dr. Melanie Harris Fridays at 1 pm via Zoom. Friendship-West Baptist Church. Join in on the session by clicking the link below and make sure you enter the access code. Access Code: 856 703 6848.

Friendship-West Presents Spiritual Care. Hosted by Be Made Whole Counseling Center. Fridays, Spiritual Care of our souls helps to encourage us through difficult times.1:00 pm CDT via Zoom: Click the link below and make sure you enter the access code.   Access Code: 856 703 6848. 

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