Join Us for a “A Taste of Havana”- Cruise on Royal Caribbean 6/23-28, 2018

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A Black History Month Presentation – Feb.27, 2018

“A Flame Superior to Lightning, A sound Superior to Thunder: Haiti’s Revolutionary History and ‘Monstrous’ Poetics” Guest lecturer:  Dr. Millery Polyne, PhD (New York University) Tuesday, February 27, 2018 Time:  2:00PM – 4PM Location:  Wayne State University Law School Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium 471 West Palmer, Detroit, MI 48202 Free Presentation Light refreshments will be …

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Congratulations to newly elected board members of HNGD!

In December 2017, HNGD’s due paying members elected the new board comprised of: Margareth Corkery- President Shirley Alcé-Konaté- Vice President Alain Desvallons-Mentor – Secretary Janny Magloire Milton- Treasurer They will serve a two-year term, effective as of January 1, 2018. We remain grateful to the Bylaw Committee, Dr. Soledad Nelson and Mr. Fritz Momplaisir, who …

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NOV 4th — Save the Date for a Heart-To-Heart Conversation about Cultural Identity and Acculturation

  Please join us on for a heart-to-heart conversation about cultural identity  and acculturation led by Haitian-born author and 2017 National Book Award Finalist, Young People’s Literature,  Ibi Zoboi. The discussion will center around Ms. Zoboi’s acclaimed novel, American Street. *This free event will be of interest to adults and youth  (13 years old and …

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2017 Hurricane Relief Fundraiser event – viewing of “The Skeleton Crew” by the award-winning playwright, Dominique Morisseau.

Haitian Network Group of Detroit would like to invite you to the viewing of Skeleton Crew  by the award-winning playwright, Dominique Morisseau. In 2016, Ms. Morisseau wowed us with Detroit ’67, this year will be no different. It’s not every day that you get to see on stage the work of a Haitian-American playwright who …

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Thank You to all HNGD Sponsors

Thank you for contributing to the success of the 2017 Bèl Bagay Lakay Festival

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Report on 2017 Bèl Bagay Lakay Haitian Art & Craft Festival

Thank you all who participated in the success of Bèl Bagay Lakay Arts & Crafts Festival. Meet the winner of our festival raffle:   Claude Jacobs   See pictures printed in the local paper of Farmington Press 8/2/2017 visit http://www.candgnews.com/gallery/more/2481   Visit our website gallery and HNGD Facebook page for more pictures      

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Read Our Latest Edition of HNGD’s Newsletter

Click to view our latest edition of  Zanmi Detroit – July 2017 – Volume 9, No.1  or Enjoy browsing through the pages online below:

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Meet the artists featured during the 2017 Bel Bagay Lakay Craft fair

 Ancestral Memory, Struggle, and Vision in Haitian Art Anthropology studies humans in all time and all places. It focuses upon human action, thought, and behavior; that is what is termed “culture.” Art is culture. Haitian art is born out of culture. It is up to us to decode the message wrapped in the systems of …

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Join Parade to Help Spread the News About Upcoming Bèl Bagay Lakay Festival

HNGD is looking for some diehard supporters to help spread the news about the upcoming Bèl Bagay Lakay Festival. Please, join us on Saturday July 22 to walk as a group in the Farmington Founders Festival Parade. This is the best way to let the citizens of that area know that there is a Haitian …

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