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URBAN EVENTS

DUS WEEKLY

ADVERTISERS

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Monday May 3, 2021


Vo olume 35

Number 2

May 2021

Calling Out Rising Anti-Asian Harassment...7 Recognnizing the Webbs' Community C Contributions 10 Contributions...10 Retracinng the Path to the Guilty Veerdict of George Floyyd's Murderer...12 .

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Saturday, May 8, 2021 7 to 10 p.m. (upstairs) General Admission $10 Online/Door. Online Tickets: contact@mercurycafe.com


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LOCATION, CONTACT INFORMATION & HOURS       1710 S. Buckley Rd. Unit 9 Aurora, CO 80017 (303)353- 98222

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A 501(c)3 Non Profit Organization

To register by Saturday, June 12, visit www.simmonsfoundationfyc.org

15 th Annual Life Skills/Basketball Camp East High School - 1545 Detroit St. June 14-25, 2021 - From 10 AM to 3 PM The Basketball Camp will be directed by Hall of Fame 2014 State Champion Coach Rudy Carey of East High School. Life Skills Workshop will be conducted by Civil Rights Activist Alvertis Simmons.

Free lunch served daily! $100 Free Throw Shooting Contest! This is a FREE community event for youth (co-ed) ages 7 to 18. Special Basketball Game - June 24: Campers VS. Denver Law Enforcement •Posthumousely Awards Presented to John Mcbride and Landri Taylor •Vendors Row - June 24 and June 25 “Field Trip to the Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library”

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MAIN ANALY LYSIS Measure Equity, y, Diversity and Inclusion opportunities and relat ationshiips between the Cannabis industry and Black businesses as well as citizens in the growth of the Cannabis industry in the Stat ate of Colorado

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