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WHAT AN AMAZING SUPER SATURDAY - CIRCLE OF SISTERS EXPO 2017!

On Saturday, September, 30th, star power was in full effect as the tri-state's largest expo for people of color returned to the Jacob Javits Center, in New York City. Circle of Sisters Expo 2017, in association with AARP New YorkAT&T, and SheaMoisture

Hosted by WBLS 107.5 FM, 1190 WLIB AM, and WQHT HOT 97 FM, this Super Saturday, extravaganza, was an experience like no other. 

Circle of Sisters, event goers were treated to intimate panel discussions, like "Is It Just Me? Finding & Staying in Love", with entertainers like Love & Hip-Hop stars, Remy Ma and Papoose, gospel artist JJ Hairston and wife, Trina.

 

Star Power, was also in full effect in the Spectrum Digital Lounge. Circle of Sisters superstars hit the Spectrum couch and gave us the inside scoop on what they've been up to and explained the importance of having an event like Circle of Sisters.

Vivica Fox - 

 

 

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Tank

 

 

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Attendees also enjoyed exclusive one on one interviews with celebrities like the acclaimed ballet dancer, Misty Copeland and A Betta Life with John Salley with actor/talk show host, John Salley.

 

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The Circle of Sisters Expo also showcased informative Breakout Sessions. These enlightening and inspiring mini-conferences, covered a variety of topics, from how to build the better you, with "The Empowered Hustle Her: She's Built to Last" panel, to a step by step tutorial on how to create the perfect beauty and hair regimen for your lifestyle, with leading haircare brand, SheaMoisture. And for mothers seeking insight on how to communicate with their older children while getting a fresh face in return, there was "Mommies, Millennials, and Makeovers."  

The Empowered Hustle Her: She's Built to Last -

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The Javits Center was brought to life with live music on the MetroPlus Performance Stage. COS attendees were treated to full-on, concert-like, production from some of the most powerful acts in R&B, who kept the crowd moving and grooving to a beat, that only Circle of Sisters could provide.

 

Tank  -

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Estelle -

#Estelle is back from LONDON 😍😍😍 #circleofsisters #metroplus

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Melanie Fiona  -

#MelanieFiona sounds amazing ‼️ #CircleofSisters #Metroplus

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Sevyn Streeter -

#SevynStreeter went accapela for us‼️ #BeforeIDo #Circleofsisters #metroplus

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The Cooking Pavilion also provided a taste for every palate. Featuring a wide variety of delicious demonstrations from celebrity chefs including Bobby BrownCarla HallPat Neely, DJ Enuff and host, Nikki Shaw.

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The Her Game 2 Fashion Show, took the runway by storm, as the hottest new clothing trends hit the Javits Center main stage. 
 
 
 
We want to send a big thank you to AARP NYfor hosting fabulous actress/comedian, Kim Coles, at their booth. AARP NY brought out fun, games, and Star Power to Circle of Sisters Expo. 
 
 
Then, of course, the evening was closed out to the soulful sounds of the sold out, MetroPCS Gospel Explosion. Concert goers experienced electrifying performances by Tina Campbell and Erica CampbellJekalyn CarrRicky Dillard and Kierra Sheard, hosted by Hezekiah WalkerNeicy Tribbett and Liz Black. Their triumphant and soulful voices brought the crowd to their feet and lifted spirits to the sky.

 

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Tina Campbell

 

 

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The magic of Circle of Sisters was in the air this weekend and experienced by all who attended. The Super Saturday Expo showcased live performances, exciting panels, celebrity appearances, an amazing fashion show, with over 250 vendors and small businesses, selling unique items and services, all day long. Circle of Sisters moving, changing, growing.  

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