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Dinner in Bed with Chéri Harlem




This Thursday, September 24th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Chéri Harlem & Leah Poller invite you to
DINNER IN BED An Exhibition & Pajama Party featuring

101 Bed Collection
sculpture by LEAH POLLER

Gift Bags by Down Etc (www.downetc.com)
and ADORAtherapy® (adoratherapy.com)

Raffle proceeds and a portion of sales will be donated to a children’s charity.

Closing Reception
Saturday October 31 I 6-8PM

Cheri is Open
MondayFriday I 5-11PM
Saturday-Sunday I 11-3:30PM I 5-11PM




2015 Harlem Arts Festival June 26th-28th in Marcus Garvey Park

2015 Harlem Arts Festival

The Harlem Arts Festival is back for 2015 taking overMarcus Garvey Park this Friday, June 26th through Sunday, June 28th with a wide range of arts on the schedule.  Things kick-off with an opening night party at Ginny’s Supper Club featuring performances by Lauren Desberg, Samora Pinderhughes, and Stephen Woods aka AKIR.

This is a FREE event. See the full schedule!

Harlem Arts Festival Annual Gala

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The annual gala on Thursday, April 2nd at MIST Harlem.  The executive committee of the Harlem Arts Festival ill present the Lynnette Velasco Community Impact Award to Dr. Brenda Greene, the executive director of the Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York. 

Dr. Greene will be this year’s sole recipient for the award which was first introduced at last year’s gala and awarded to Linda Walton of the Harlem Arts Alliance and the late musician and social activist Fred Ho. 

“Throughout her career, Dr. Greene has demonstrated a clear passion for protecting, developing and cultivating the spaces, programs and resources that make it possible for Black writers and their artistic work to thrive,” said Neal Ludevig, executive director of the Harlem Arts Festival.