May 22, 2018- Fox Riverside Theater Foundation- LIVE TALKS, An Afternoon with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar discussing his book, “Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court”

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 8pm Fox Riverside Theater Foundation 3801 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501 An Afternoon with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar discussing his book, “Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court” Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the NBA’s all-time leading scorer and a Basketball Hall of Fame inductee. Since retiring, he has been an actor, a basketball coach, and …


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April 29, 2018- Wilkes University- Moderated Lecture & Book Signing ‘Becoming Kareem’

Becoming Kareem

Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 2pm Machale Athletic Center in the  University Center on Main 169 S. Main St. Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 The moderated lecture, “Becoming Kareem” will explore issues such as political activism in sports, race relations, and facing life’s struggles with positivity. He will also address the importance of STEM education in underserved communities, the driving force behind …


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March 21, 2018- Ann and Jerry Moss Theatre-LIVE TALKS Host’s An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 8pm Ann and Jerry Moss Theatre 3131 Olympic Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90404 An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar discussing his book, “Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court” Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the NBA’s all-time leading scorer and a Basketball Hall of Fame inductee. Since retiring, he has been an actor, a basketball coach, and …


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SOLD OUT-March 10, 2018 – 2018 Literary Lions Gala – Keynote Author & Book Signing ‘Coach Wooden and Me’

Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 6pm Hyatt Regency Bellevue 900 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue WA, 98004 The KCLS Foundation’s annual fundraiser, in its 25th year, is the library event of the year. More than 700 community members join together to raise funds for programs and services at the King County Library System. Guests have the opportunity to have books signed by their favorite authors, shop at the …


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February 23, 2018- St. Phillip’s School & Community Center- 18th Annual Destiny Award Luncheon – SOLD OUT

Friday, February 23, 2018 at 10:30am-11:15am St. Phillip’s School & Community Center 1600 Pennsylvania Ave Dallas, TX 75215 The Destiny Award is an annual luncheon benefiting St. Philip’s School and Community Center. The Humanitarian Award recipient is given to a leader who has demonstrated exceptional work between diverse communities. Their work exemplifies the importance of embracing the belief in the …


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February 22, 2018- 2018 Writer’s Symposium By the Sea

February 22, 2018- 2018 Writer’s Symposium By the Sea Interview with celebrated author Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Dean Nelson in PLNU’s Brown Chapel. After a legendary basketball career, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has become a celebrated writer in many genres. His new book, Coach Wooden and Me: Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court, reveals the depth of the relationship between player …


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