Broadway Joe Talk Show | May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019

– Guests: Benito Lubazibwa, Founder of Africa Day Fest and Remix Ideas | Get a taste of African culture, attend the 3rd annual Africa Day Fest, Saturday, May 25th from 11am-6pm on South Main Street in Little Rock. African Arts will be celebrated through music, food, performance, and children’s activities.  This family-friendly festival will feature dancing, a fashion show, kid’s zone, music, drum circle, food, vendors, and more.  Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, visit or like em Facebook or email

  • Friday, May 24th | 6pm-9pm | Made in Africa Fashion Show | Little Rock River Junction Bridge | This is a fundraiser and the kickoff event for Africa Day Fest. African designers will be featured and hors d’oeuvres will be served.  For tickets, visit

– Guests: Ophelia Morgan, McClellan High Class of 89 | McClellan High School presents the Class of 1989 Reunion, June 7th-8th at the Wyndham Riverfront, #2 Riverfront Place in North Little Rock.  Thirty years later of Lion Pride will kick off, Friday, June 7th at Big Whiskey’s in downtown Little Rock.  Saturday, June 8th, breakfast will held at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, 2618 South Shackleford in Little Rock. Later, a gathering will be held at the high school for the group photo, and the the Alumni Picnic will be held at Pavilion #10 in Burns Park.  To receive a $65 discounted price, you must RSVP by May 31st.  For more information, call 501-284-3941 or visit the Facebook page “Class of 1989 McClellan Lions 30 Years Class Reunion.” 

– Guests: Lana Nayles and Gwen Zeigler of the Little Rock Chapter of the Links, Inc. for the 12th Jazzy Jeans & Jewels. | The Little Rock Chapter of the Links, Inc. annual Jazzy Jeans & Jewels is in it’s 12th year.  They are presenting “Mardi Gras in the Rock – A Fusion of New Orleans,” Saturday, June 1st from 7pm-12 midnight at the Metroplex Event Center, 10800 Colonel Glenn Road in Little Rock.  Dress in your jazziest jeans and jewels and join them for a Taste of Links featuring the culinary skills and more.  All proceeds from Jazzy Jeans and Jewels events are given to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in Arkansas on a rotating basis.  This year’s recipient is Philander Smith College.  For tickets and more information, visit or call 501-492-9660. *The Little Rock Chapter is an affiliate of The Links, Incorporated and is one of 287 chapters composed of 15,000 women of color worldwide whose mission is to provide service to their respective communities.


Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 15, 2019

Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 – Guests:  Barry Jefferson, NAACP Jacksonville Branch President and Rolanda Robinson, Education Chairperson | Become a NAACP Member Today.  If you care about fighting the racial disparities that are still prevalent in America, the NAACP is the place where you can make a difference. As an NAACP member you can: Work with…

Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 1, 2019

Broadway Joe Talk Show | August 1, 2019

August 1, 2019 – Guests:  Tara Shephard, Convener and Event Organizer | A Community Conversation: “Adverse Childhood Experiences & African American Girls” will be held Thursday, August 8th from 11:30am-1pm at the UA of Little Rock Jack Stephens Center in the Legends Room, 2801 South University Ave.  Data collected last year from African American girls…

Broadway Joe Talk Show | July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019   – Guests: Alma Williams,  Art Porter Music Education Board Member  |  Art Porter Music Education presents the 9th Annual “A Work of Art” Jazz Week 2019, July 29th-August 3rd at various venues across the city.  The week of events honor the late Art Porter, Sr. and Art Porter, Jr. with a star studded…

Broadway Joe Talk Show | July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019 – Guests: Barbara A. Douglas, CEO of Velvatex College of Beauty Culture and B. Roberta Douglas, Director of Financial Operations, Financial Aid Administrator, & Compliance Manager | Velvatex College of Beauty Culture, 1520 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in Little Rock will have their 90th Anniversary Celebration with a week of events July…