History is not everything, but it is a starting point. History is a clock that people use to tell their political and cultural time of day. It is a compass they use to find themselves on the map of human geography. It tells them where they are but, more importantly, what they must be.
John Henrik Clarke
Fall AfriVentures Schedule Will Be Posted Soon!!
It’s AfriTime – 4 CLASSES Beginning This Month!! Affordable Lifelong Learning Where do you go when you or your children want to learn more about African history and culture? Chinese people go the Chinese Saturday Schools, Korean people go to Korean afterschool programs or Saturday schools. Well, why not us? Now African people have AfriVentures!Continue reading “Jump into Spring 2016 with an AfriVenture.”
Some months ago I read this wonderful article about the benefits of an African Centered Education published in the Atlanta Blackstar newspaper. While the benefits and importance of African Centered education for children of African descent may seem obvious to some, it is not understood by too many. Education has always been viewed as aContinue reading “5 Benefits of an African-Centered Education for African Children”
The Winter Session session set off to a great start! Thank you – Asante Sana – Medase to all new and returning families for making this our largest session yet! As always the Afronauts – the heart and soul of MLL – are simply amazing and it is our honor to AfriVenture with all ofContinue reading “Gratitude”
Join Us On A Winter AfriVentureTM! Beginning the week of January 18 – the week of March 14, 2016 Welcome Back All the Returning Afronaut Baobab Star Seeds, Herus and Apep’s! & Welcome all New Students! We are excited to begin a new session of innovative African Centered programming. What’s New? This Winter we areContinue reading “Winter 2016 Registration Open”
Thank You! Medase! Asante Sana! To all the families that joined us on an AfriVenture for the past 12 weeks! It is hard to believe that yesterday was our last AfriVenture of the Fall. Time sure flew and we are so grateful that the time was so well spent with such a FANTASTIC and inspiringContinue reading “AfriVentures Gratitude”
Join Us For An Online Interactive AfriVenture This Fall! Welcome Back All the Returning Afronaut Baobab Star Seeds and Herus! & Welcome all New Students! We are excited to begin a whole new year of innovative African Centered programming. What’s New? Greater Time Flexibility: Last year we had several requests to hold our classes atContinue reading “Fall 2015 AfriVentures Registration Has Begun!”
It was such an honor to spend the afternoon with such a wonderful group of AfriVenturers learning and talking about the stories of black people who have lived, fought, died, loved, struggled, survived and thrived along the banks of the Anacostia River in Washington DC. Wade In The Water: The Story of Black Lives OnContinue reading “Thank You! Medase! Asante Sana!”
The Earth is tilted at 23.5 degrees towards The Sun which Is Overhead at the Tropic of Cancer For Just a Few Months – Moments That Will Pass by Rapidly Never To Return. – Make The Most of It! Create Some Memorable Moments! Do Something Different This Summer – Come Out And Play with YourContinue reading “Summer AfriVentures Are Here!”