Tues 8/6 7:30-8:30PM | MEETING | INVITE Open Meeting: Program, Volunteer & Collaborate! Sugar City’s Open Meeting! Program, Volunteer, Collaborate! Would you just like to volunteer? Or maybe you are just curious about how we manage this endeavor? Are you a current volunteer that wants to dive deeper into programming? Well come out to our open monthly meeting! Sugar City is about half way through year 5 of our 5 year lease at 1239 Niagara ST. What does the future have in store? Its up to you to find out! Since Sugar City is all volunteer run we are always in need of help for events and are open to the community’s input for our programming.
Sat 8/3 11AM-5PM | Sugar City Flea X Jack Craft Fair | AT Wilkeson Pointe Sculpture Park | INVITE
Sugar City is partnering with the Jack Craft Fair on August 3 to showcase a variety of flea market vendors! Look for the Sugar City tent to learn more about this art collective and shop the mini flea market!
Gear Two Thrift
Black Fawn Exchange
for more info visit: jackcraftfair.com
ALL THINGS RECONSIDERED
Boo-ker Blahzay is a Hip-Hop artist from Buffalo, New York. From writing, rapping, producing, or engineering, Boo-ker is a one- man production team. He delivers a rhythmic flow that is lyrical and clever, without taking away from it’s conscious message. In a nutshell, Boo-ker Blahzay’s Music is Motivation for personal growth in everyone, especially the downtrodden. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkN4zOv0GxA
Jewk the philosopher is an recording artist from Buffalo NY, delivering a personalized view on life in Rap form. “Sound is the wave” as he puts it.
Jewk currently has 2 projects titled “that wuz yesterdae” & “That wuz yesterdae 2” , and working on his upcoming ep titled “The JewkBox”. In 2018 Jewk performed at a few local places such as “stamps the bar” & “Sugar City”, and is now collaborating and creating with other artists, and is ready for where ever the road leads. https://youtu.be/4HS0yjUBlNE
Matthias Johnson is a diverse DJ located in the Hudson Valley. He has a deep fascination with the tech world and teaching kids robot skills. Every year he spends hours “cleaning up” the hip-hop hits for the kids school dances. He”s been known to pull out deep dance hall tracks, new orleans bounce, classic rap and techno.
Sat 7/27 1-4PM | MARKET | FREE | INVITE
Heart & Craft Fair: Come out to support women, non-binary and trans craftspeople from all over who love to create for themselves, friends, family and you. There will be 15+ vendors showcasing a variety of goods like: drawings and paintings (originals, prints) fiber art (crochet, needlepoint), clothing, skincare, jewelry, baked goods and so much more.
Presented by Maybe Heaven
Here’s Who Will Be Featured:
More Than Knots ( @lissa.roads )
Aura ( @crystal_clair3 )
playclothes ( @charlie___best )
Rellie My ( @rellie_my )
POPPress ( @rrrrrrrezin )
Art of Stace ( @artofstace )
Desiree Elise ( @blaqbirddd )
Sugarlumps Illustrations ( @sugarlumps.illustrations )
Art by Amy Lynn ( @art_by_amylyn )
Handmade by Jessa ( @handmadebyjessa )
Possumism ( @possumism_ )
Amethyst Bumblebee Soaps ( @amethystbumblebeesoaps )
Lee’s Sweets ( @lee_wingy )
Maybe Heaven ( @maybeheaven )
Fawndolyn Art ( @fawndolyn )
Jess Widmer Art ( @jwbunny4 )
To gather more information, and to sign up to be on the waiting list for future craft fair events visit: https://forms.gle/nW7hEcHk7QeeWN4D9
Thurs 7/25 6:30-8:30PM | MEETING | Buffalo and Niagara for Reproductive Rights and Freedom: Meet fellow Western New Yorkers passionate about reproductive rights! Learn about national and local reproductive health changes, as well as how to get involved with the National Institute for Reproductive Health’s advocacy and organizing efforts! Please feel free to bring any partners/children/friends along with you.
This is a very critical time for women, transgender and non-conforming folks, or anyone who is able to get pregnant, as attacks against our reproductive freedom continue! NOW is the time to connect and mobilize.