You've had the Birds & the Bees Talk, you've had the Driving While Black Talk, but you've never had THEE Village Talk.
We Love Leimert's Village Talk is a space for Black Play, Black Thought & Black Talk to imagine our future huemanity at our monthly town hall at the Leimert Park Village Art Walk.
Electric Vehicle Pilot
In partnership with LA Clean Tech Incubator, KAOS Networkz and Ride On BIke Shop, We Love Leimert brought the Electric Vehicle program to Leimert Park Village and Greater Crenshaw Corridor. The pilot offers low cost electric bike tech and free electrical shuttle rides to folks in the Crenshaw District.
Festivals in the City of Angels: Kwanzaa in Leimert Park Village
We Love Leimert partnered with UCLA's Fowler Museum to celebrate Kwanzaa in partnership with the Leimert Park's living legends. Local cultural bearers and treasures explored the 7 principles of Kwanzaa in a mini doc and West African dance workshop presented during a virtual public program.
Leimert Park Live!
We Love Leimert partnered with LACMA in the summer of 2020 to produce Leimert Park Live! A virtual public program that celebrated LACMA's Betye Saar retrospective Call and Response and explored the importance of Leimert Park Village in LA's Black Arts Movement and Black liberation movements from the late 1960's to present.
We Love Leimert presents Sankofa Supermall a communal oasis celebrating the diversity of Black lifestyles, perspectives, and tastes that coexist in Black LA.
This We Love Leimert activation features, an art exhibit, all Black owned boutique marketplace, and interactive workshops.