July, 27, 2018 – 2018 National Trademark Exposition (Washington, DC)

Friday, July 27, 2018 at 10:15am National Museum of American History 1300 Constitution Ave N.W., Washington, DC 20560   NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a registered trademark owner, businessman, and New York Times best-selling author. He has written 14 books, including two recent memoirs: “Becoming Kareem” for young readers, and “Coach Wooden and Me” about his lifelong friendship with …


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July, 14, 2018 – A Conversation with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, ASCA Annual Conference, Reach for the Stars (Los Angeles, CA)

Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 10:30am-12:30pm Los Angeles Convention Center 1201 S. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015   A Conversation With Kareem Kareem Abdul Jabbar, athlete, activist and best-selling author, is one of a handful of influential and respected black men in America who has a national platform as a regular contributing columnist for The Washington Post and Time …


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June 7, 2018 – AHA! Festival -Becoming Kareem: The Importance of Reading Books (Cleveland, OH)

Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 7:30pm Keybank State Theatre Stage 1519 Euclid ave, Cleveland, OH 44115 Becoming Kareem: The Importance of Reading Books NBA’s all-time leading scorer and a six-time NBA champion, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is considered one of the most influential black men in America. His new book, Becoming Kareem, is an autobiographical account of his tumultuous spiritual and athletic journey from childhood …


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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” (Riverside, CA)

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 8pm (doors open at 7) 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, …


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May 9, 2018- Distinguished Speaker Series (Pasadena, CA)

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 8:00pm Ambassador Auditorium 131 South Saint John Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105 Phone: 626-696-8702 www.theambassadorauditorium.org Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Basketball Superstar, Author & Medal of Freedom Recipient Beverly Hills: Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm Redondo Beach: Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:00 pm Thousand Oaks: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 8:00 pm Pasadena: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 …


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May 8, 2018- Distinguished Speaker Series (Thousand Oaks, CA)

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 8:00pm Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza 2100 Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362 Phone: 805-449-2787 www.civicartsplaza.com Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Basketball Superstar, Author & Medal of Freedom Recipient Beverly Hills: Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm Redondo Beach: Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:00 pm Thousand Oaks: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 8:00 pm Pasadena: Wednesday, May …


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May 7, 2018- Distinguished Speaker Series (Redondo Beach, CA)

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:00pm Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center 1935 Manhattan Beach, Manhattan Beach, CA 90278 rbpac.com Basketball Superstar, Author & Medal of Freedom Recipient Beverly Hills: Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm Redondo Beach: Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:00 pm Thousand Oaks: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 8:00 pm Pasadena: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at …


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May 6, 2018- Distinguished Speaker Series (Beverly Hills, CA)

Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 7:00pm Saban Theatre (formerly Wilshire Theatre Beverly Hills) 8440 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211 www.sabantheatre.org Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Basketball Superstar, Author & Medal of Freedom Recipient Beverly Hills: Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm Redondo Beach: Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:00 pm Thousand Oaks: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 8:00 pm Pasadena: Wednesday, …


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

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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April 19, 2018- Extreme Connect 2018 User Conference (Scottsdale, AZ)

Thursday, April 19,2018 at 4:30pm-5:30pm The Westin Kierland Resort 6902 E Greenway Pkwy, Scottsdale, Az 85254  Get Inspired: Keynote by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Yes, the NBA’s all-time leading scorer, 5x NBA champion, and 6x league MVP, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will participate in a fireside chat with attendees! Currently, Abdul-Jabbar serves as the chairman of his Skyhook Foundation, aiming to give kids in …


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April 4, 2018- Rollins College- Writings on the Wall: An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Winter Park, Florida)

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 7:30pm Rollins College- Warden Arena at Alfond Sports Center 1000 Holt Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789 After 50 years as an athlete, activist, and author, Abdul-Jabbar offers his personal perspectives on political/racial issues facing America today. For your comfort and convenience, we are ticketing this special event. Tickets available at: http://bit.ly/2vT3kBn Questions? You may email the …


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March 25, 2018- University of Iowa- “From Kareem to Kaepernick: A History of Political Activism in Sports” (Iowa, IA)

Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3pm-4pm (Doors open at 2:30pm) Hancher Auditorium 141 East Park Road, Iowa City, IA 52242 University Lecture Committee and Hancher Auditorium present: Cassandra S. Foens M.D. 10th Anniversary Lecture featuring… Kareem Abdul-Jabbar “From Kareem to Kaepernick: A History of Political Activism in Sports” Moderated by Dr. Melissa Shivers, Vice President for Student Life Sponsored by …


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

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’ (Bellevue, WA)

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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