Black History Event – Panel Discussion: Newark Nightlife @ Main Library, 2nd Fl. Centennial Hall
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Panel Discussion: Newark Nightlife: A firsthand discussion of the city’s jazz and nightclub scene during the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s with Newarkers who enjoyed this era of the city’s cultural history.
From the Cadillac Club, Sparky Js, the Key and Bridge Clubs, to Shanique’s, Le Joc’s, Executive Suite, Paradisio and Zanzibar–we will explore the history of Newark’s club heyday, share photos, hear the music, relax and reminisce.

Proposed Performance: Newark Jazz Elders Band
Potential Panelists:
Performers: Robert Banks, Leo Johnson, Joe Thomas, CeCe Rogers
Producers: Ruben Johnson, Judge Ernest Booker, DJ Billie Prest