Wo’se is turning 37 and YOU are invited to the party. This year’s theme “Building Bridges to Close the Gaps” refers to the pressing need for organizations in our community to work together towards our shared goals. Get ready for an entire weekend of events starting with our Full Family Dance Party at Wo’se on Friday, December 1st from 5:30AM – 8:30AM.


We continue with a full day of events on Saturday, December 2nd at 9:30AM. At the Melrose Library in the morning, our renowned scholar, Manu Ampim, will educate us and lead us in a workshop on the brilliance and instructive inspiration of African Coalitions throughout the ages. Sign up here:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historic-african-coalitions-building-a-network-to-advance-the-work-tickets-39719912327?aff=efbeventtix


The afternoon will be filled with fun and laughter at the Ile Omode Bowl-A-Thon. Come and get ya (bowling ball) roll on at the AMF Bowling Alley in Alameda. Bring the family and tell a friend. Bowl and raise money for the future of Cultural Education in Oakland.


Sunday, December 3rd at 10:30AM will be the culmination of the weekend with a Praise Celebration that you won’t soon forget. It starts at Wo’se – 8920 Holly Street – at 10:30 am. There’ll be singing, and dancing and drumming and of course good food and good vibes.