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We're Still Resilient in Mt. Rainier, MD

Back by Popular Demand: The Still Resilient Ball

After the 2016 election the community of Mt. Rainier, MD banded together at Joe’s Movement Emporium for a post-election solidarity event. Two years later, the community will gather again for the Still Resilient Ball. Featuring the bands the Proverbs Reggae Band and the Wild Anacostias, the event has free childcare and a sign-making workshop for the 2019 Women’s March on Washington sponsored by Red Dirt Studio. The event will take place Friday, January 18th from 6 – 11 pm with music sets at 8 pm and 9 pm. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased online at or in person at 3309 Bunker Hill Road, Mt. Rainier, MD 20712. 

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PROVERBS REGGAE BAND is a positive unique, rootz reggae band utilizing strong lyrical content and musical expressions to uplift Rasta livity. Proverbs is the only reggae band in the DC Metropolitan area to maintain the authentic sound of Rasta Roots Reggae Music. Specializing in social consciousness, the band endeavors to promote ancient wisdom through the art of music, thereby, spreading the spiritual message of JAH RASTAFARI through word, power, and sound. Proverbs Reggae Band offers fans of all socioeconomic and racial backgrounds a brand of MUSICAL POETRY that compels you to get on your feet and dance when the rhythm hits.

The Wild Anacostias are a Raucous Merry-Making Multi-Morphous Louisiana-style Party Band! Mardi Gras, Street Parade Brass, Cajun, Zydeco, Funk, R&B & more!

Established in 1995, Joe’s Movement Emporium is a cultural arts hub that acts as a catalyst for creativity and economic opportunity. Based in Mount Rainier, Maryland in the Prince George’s Gateway Arts District, Joe’s serves more than 70,000 visitors annually. Joe’s has five arts-based youth programs that bridge the creative divide between under-resourced families and those with means. Through programs and productions in education, performing arts, and work readiness, Joe’s integrates progressive education, creativity, and youth development.