Seattle Section NCNW Membership Interest Meeting, July 10, 2011 at 3PM

Seattle Section National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) is recruiting young and young-at-heart women who would like to fellowship with other community-minded women.  Our “Membership Interest” meeting is on ,Sunday, July 10, 2011, 3:00 PM, at the Douglass-Truth Library,located at 23rd & Yesler, Seattle, WA    Contact President Rev.  LaVerne C. Hall at [email protected]  or 425-591-5607.

The NCNW is a national volunteer service organization.  NCNW was founded in 1934 by Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, founder of Bethune Cookman College, with $1.50. 

In two years the Seattle Section of NCNW will be celebrating our 45th anniversary of providing literally thousands of dollars to worthy Seattle/King County activities, scholarships, programs, and activities.

Some of our activities and programs include providing scholarships, collecting scarves for our Cierra Sisters, an African-American breast cancer support group, publishing a monthly newsletter, an annual luncheon and an annual Summer Breeze Soiree.

If you have questions or want additional information, contact President Rev.  LaVerne C. Hall at [email protected]  or 425-591-5607.

Life Enrichment Bookstore 16th Anniversary Celebration

Life Enrichment Bookstore invites the community to attend its 16th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday, May 22, 2011, from 4:00PM – 7:00PM.  Speakers include King County Councilman Larry Gossett and Dr. Maxine Mimms.  Performances by Zambuko Marimba Ensemble, Akua Kariamu and an Inter-active with Adefua African Music and Dance Company.  Join us for an afternoon of singing, dancing, drumming, music and food.  Suggested gift at the door is $5.00.  Address:  5023 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, 98118.  Information:  206-722-1700 or 206-650-8791.



2nd Annual Gardening-Based Food, Nutrition & Wellness Fair


Saturday, September 25, 2010, 12:00PM – 6:00PM

Gardening-Based Food, Nutrition and Wellness Fair.  Saturday, September 25, 2010, from 12:00 Noon – 6:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 2116 E. Union Street, Seattle, 98122.  Workshops on Nutrition on a Budget; Prevention of Chronic Diseases; and Weight Loss.  Cooking, exercise and Zumba demonstrations.  Pot your own plant to take home. 

Dr. Herb Joiner-Bey, noted author and educator in therapeutic nutrition, western botanical medical and homeopathy will present information regarding healthy eating and lifestyle choices.   Dr. Joiney-Bey is a graduate of John Hopkins University and Bastyr University (Seattle). 

We combine wellness, education and fun for the whole family.  FREE.  206-424-4573. 

Presented by MJK Productions, PEARL Legacy and the City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods.

Kings & Queens – Music & Dance

Kings & Queens.  Friday, April 9, 2010, at the Royal Esquire Club, 5016 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, 98118.  Begins at 9PM.  $10.00 at the door.  Must be 21.  Dress code strictly enforced. Special guest performance by Sean Carson.  206-279-6953 or 206-465-3754.  Bring a friend, have fun & help support community education for our youth.