Black Women’s History Months February AND March 2020- Events

By Southside Pride / February 14, 2020

The Southside Community Center will honor Black Women during both Black History Month and Women’s History Month. The specific intersecting experience and histories of being both Black people and Women (at the same time) will be emphasized throughout the months of February and March. The month’s activities and education will emphasize the transformative work of…

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Fit to Fab

By Southside Pride / February 8, 2020

The event will include a Zumba class taught by Author, Fitness Instructor, and First Lady of Calvary Baptist Church Stephanie Wright. A conversation about her book, God Strength, Build a Strong Mind, a Strong Spirit, and a Strong Body, will follow the workout. ALL AGES, SIZES, GENDERS AND FITNESS LEVELS WELCOME! Preview a chapter from…

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Community Potluck & “Community Farmers” Book Read Kick Off

By Southside Pride / February 4, 2020
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

Free and open to the public

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Ithaca community welcomes new director of Southside at Kwanzaa Celebration

By Southside Pride / January 7, 2020

ITHACA, N.Y. — Dr. Tammy Butler, of Rochester, N.Y., was formally welcomed as the new executive director of Southside on Saturday, Dec. 28 at the community center’s annual Kwanzaa Celebration. https://ithacavoice.com/2020/01/ithacas-southside-community-center-welcomes-new-executive-director-at-kwanzaa-celebration/

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Introducing our new executive director, Dr. Tammy Butler

By Southside Pride / November 11, 2019

Southside Community Center Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Tammy Butler to serve as the next executive director of Southside Community Center. Dr. Butler brings more than 10 years of nonprofit experience, a strong leadership track record, extensive expertise in organizational development, donor relations, operations and fiscal management to the executive director…

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Playing While Black:

By Southside Pride / September 12, 2019

Playing While Black – Flier Playing While Black – Leisure Sciences

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Health Day Ithaca

By Southside Pride / August 24, 2019
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

“Fighting For Civil Equality” with Dr. Courthney Russell, Jr Check-ups, Lunch, & Conversation at Southside Community Center 11am – 2pm Saturday, August 24 Free & Open to Everybody! Dr. Courthney Russell, Jr lives in Atlanta Georgia where he operates Atlanta Awareness for Homeless Health (A2H2).  He dedicates his life to eradicating poverty by increasing health…

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Southside Community Center Responds to Ithaca Times Attempt at Degradation

By Southside Pride / August 13, 2019

The current Ithaca Times article is filled with inaccuracies, for starters, Dr. Nia Nunn’s appropriate title as a tenured Associate Professor at Ithaca College and Board Chair at Southside Community Center was not communicated in the paper. We, the members of the Southside Community Center Board of Directors, vehemently dispute the claims under investigation that…

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16th Annual CUMEP Summer Concert

By Southside Pride / August 1, 2019
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

You are Invited! The Community Unity Music Education Program (CUMEP) invites you to the 16th annual Summer Concert at Southside Community Center. Download the 2019 CUMEP Flier

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Juneteenth Festival

By Nia Nunn / June 15, 2019
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of African/European slavery in the United States. Block Party Festival: Saturday, June 15th 12:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. The WIZ Movie Night: Saturday, June 15th- 8:30 p.m. Juneteenth commemorates African-American freedom and emphasizes education, achievement, and community. Community members are invited to attend and enjoy great food,…

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