January Book Club Meeting – Frying Plantain

On January 25th, 22 amazing women attended our first Black Women Connect Book Club meeting of the year. And what a meeting! Fabulous food, company and wine! We read Zalika Reid-Benta’s debut novel Frying Plantain. Overall the book was well received, over an almost 3 hour discussions, we discussed many themes from black mental health issues, the concept of family and black mothers including our love languages, mother daugther dynamics etc.


Black Women Connect Brunch

Our Brunch is designed specifically to celebrate and connect beautiful black women and ensure they have a wonderful time including gourmet food, carefully crafted coctails, fabulous music, engaging authors and speakers. We are bringing together a community of Black Women with a love of living their best life, fashion, booze, beauty, coctails and of course books in a supportive, fun and elegant setting. Allowing them to network in a safe haven where they can chill, chat and connect meaningfully with each other.


March Newsletter

Welcome to Spring and to our March Newsletter! During Women’s History Month, it is great to read our March book Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward, the first woman to win the National Book Award twice forRead More…