It's About Time... Past Events and Exhibits


  • Bobby Hutton Photo Exhibit

    Well known photographer, Ilka Hartmann, has agreed to do a photo exhibit featuring photo's from the Bobby Hutton funeral (1968), the memorial rally afterwards at Lake Merritt, and other rallies at the Bobby Hutton park in West Oakland.

    The exhibit will open April 2nd, 2005 at the West Oakland Library at 1801 Adeline St. and will continue through the Bobby Hutton day on April 16th.

    For further information: or call 916-455-0908

"Big Man" Book Signing

Panther on the Prowl Big Man Book Signing

Elbert "Big Man" Howard will be the keynote speaker at this years Lil Bobby Hutton Day. "Big Man" as Party members called him, will also be selling and signing his new book "Panther on the Prowl".

"Big Man" was one of the original members of the BPP (1966-1974), Deputy Minister of Information, first editor of the BPP newspaper, member of the Central Committee, Party spokesman. Come meet this Real Panther.

Bobby Hutton Day will be held April 16, 2005, at the West Oakland Library, located at 1801 Adeline St. Oakland at 1:00 PM.

"Big Man" will be appearing at Carol's Books
300 Florin Road - Sacramento, CA
Sunday, April 17th at 1:00 PM

  • Rant-A-Thon

    Saturday, April 2, 2005 - 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Kinks International, 629 15th St., Sacramento CA

    Click link for additional details

  • Black Panther Photo Exhibit
    Serving the People Body and Soul

    Berkeley Library
    January 26th - March 6th, 2005
    A forum will be held February 26th

    Billy X, BPP Historian, will speak on the Party
    history and a few video's will be shown

    More info will be posted soon.

  • Black Panther Party Film Festival

    February 20, 2005 at the Church of the Advocates
    18th and Diamond St., Philadelphia, PA

    Sponsored by International Black Panther Film Festival
    and The Art Sanctuary.

    More info will be posted soon.


  • Cultural Evening in Solidarity with All Political Prisoners
    Friday, December 10, 2004   -   7 to 10 P.M.

    Click for more details

  • Black Panther Party Photo Display -- "The Beginning"

    October 22nd - December 10th, 2004
    This exhibit deals with the BPP from 1967 - 1969

    Merritt College Library -- 12500 Campus Drive, Oakland, CA

    Celebrating Black Panther History Month
    Monday - Friday. Call (510) 436-2457 for additional information and hours.