Saturday, April 23, 2016 – 9:00am – 2:00pm – 2016 Back to our Roots Education Jamboree & College Fair – Escambia High School Gym -310 North 65TH Ave, Pensacola. Parking on the Lillian Hwy side/football/baseball area. The event is open to all high school students. Participants: FAMU, Bethune-Cookman University, Bishop State College, Grambling State University, Miles College, Selma University, Southern University at New Orleans, Wilberforce University, Concordia College – Selma. Alumni Organization: Alabama State University; activities throughout the event, prizes for students include $25 gift cards. For more information contact: Jewel Cannada-Wynn, Dean, Escambia HS, at 850-453-3221 x 255. Seniors if you are looking for a scholarship, please have your transcript available.
Saturday, April 23, 2016 – 10:00am – 1:00pm – #Connected Resource Fair – For middle HS school students wanting to explore post-secondary options. Location: Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast, 2751 N. ‘H’ Street. Prize pack for 1st 100 guests, door prizes and lunch will be provided. For more information, call (850) -438-0996/
Saturday, April 30, 2016 – 9:00am – Rev Up Your Engines – 3rd Annual Motorcycle Ride – To support Project SEARCH program. Location: 2323 Copter Road, Pensacola. Project SEARCH is business-led vocational program for young adults with disabilities and the goal is to train them for paid employment and teach them to be productive and independent members in society. Training is held on the University of West Florida’s campus. Donations are requested to continue in this worthy cause. Cost: $15 ($5 for passengers). For more information call (850) 356-2251.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 – 11:00am – 4:00pm – Celebrating Brownsville Arts & Cultural Festival – 3300 Mobile Highway, Pensacola. For more information, call (850_ 595-0870 or (850) 595-3217.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 – 12:00pm – 3:00pm – High Tea – Hats, Pearls and Lace – Presented by Sisters Anointed to Lead Together (SALT). Location: Mustin Beach Club, 190 Radford Boulevard, Bldg. 253, Pensacola Naval Air Station, Pensacola. Tickets: $40.00 each. For more information, contact SALT at (850) 346-9367 or email to email@example.com.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 – 6:00pm – Rites of Passage Banquet – It’s Personal Venue, 2610 W. Cervantes Street, Pensacola. Tickets: $25.00. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Tolliny Rankins. For ticket purchase or more information, contact Dr. Karyn M. Combs at (850) 685-2071. Attire Dressy.