The respected music director passed away on Aug. 20.
In addition to transportation, immigration, and housing, mental health services are needed by many fleeing the Taliban.
Other events include a resource fair at Frank Ogawa Plaza, and a comedy show at Mad Oak.
Oakland artist Jocelyn Meggait started Free Oakland UP to discourage unnecessary waste and challenge the culture of excessive consumerism.
A dynamic presence in the Bay Area hip-hop community for over two decades, the prolific Zion-I rapper was remembered during a Sunday celebration.
The Oakland museum’s latest exhibit melds historical and current works by Black artists into a tapestry of color and sound.
His app, Black Terminus, is currently paying homage to the Black Panthers, with more to come.
Gaines, who lived in Oakland, died at Berkeley’s Alta Bates Hospital early Friday morning.
Other events include remembering Shock G and a walk down memory lane through West Oakland’s 7th Street corridor.
In the Berkeley Art Center’s first solo show in six years, David Huffman honors his mother, Dolores Davis, who picketed against racism in the streets of Oakland and made psychedelic, otherworldly pastel drawings at home.