Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Center

Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Center Our mission is to educate communities regarding Caribbean heritage via the establishment of an institution devoted to research and development.

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Historical Throwback picture of a few of the founders of Brooklyn’s Carnival in the 80’s with former Brooklyn Borough Pr...
04/13/2021

Historical Throwback picture of a few of the founders of Brooklyn’s Carnival in the 80’s with former Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz.

Historical Throwback picture of a few of the founders of Brooklyn’s Carnival in the 80’s with former Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz.

Please note your calendar for PAN LIME with United States Steelband Association (USSA) and Carlos Lezama Archives & Cari...
01/24/2021

Please note your calendar for PAN LIME with
United States Steelband Association (USSA) and Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Cultural Center (CLACC-C)

Please note your calendar for PAN LIME with
United States Steelband Association (USSA) and Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Cultural Center (CLACC-C)

Happy Holidays to our FB Family & Friends!
12/25/2020

Happy Holidays to our FB Family & Friends!

Christmas time is almost here! Get your copy of Jaidyn and the King of the Brooklyn Carnival on the link below! https://...
12/19/2020
Cultural Warrior Jaidyn and the King of the Brooklyn Carnival

Christmas time is almost here! Get your copy of Jaidyn and the King of the Brooklyn Carnival on the link below!
https://culturalwarrior.shop/products/cultural-warrior-jaidyn-and-the-king-of-the-brooklyn-carnival

Cultural Warrior, Jaidyn and the King of the Brooklyn Carnival tells the tale of eight year old Jaidyn whose grandmother describes the history of Carnival in Brooklyn. A long time neighbor of the Lezama family, Jaidyn’s grandmother weaves a tapestry of rich history ranging from the origins of Carn...

Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Center
12/19/2020

Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Center

Save the date!!!

Tropicalfete
12/01/2020

Tropicalfete

This Giving Tuesday, your support is more important than ever and you get a wonderful gift in return - Tropicalfete’s 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle - Caribbean Cultural Classic Edition for Adults and Kids, Educational Fun Game. This is not only a jigsaw puzzle but it comes with a fact sheet on Caribbean history, geography and culture. Product is now available on amazon for purchase. Gift wrap also available. Order now to support us with our mission. We guarantee you will be satisfied with this product. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08NWCRRM7/

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Save the date!!!
12/01/2020

Save the date!!!

If you missed the CLACCC Virtual Junior Pan Fest let’s look at it together again on YouTube this Saturday, September 5th...
08/31/2020
CLACC-C’s Annual Youth Pan Festival 2020

If you missed the CLACCC Virtual Junior Pan Fest let’s look at it together again on YouTube this Saturday, September 5th ‘Panorama Night’ at 9pm! Remember to Like, Follow, & Share!
https://youtu.be/is_mhUyuuu8

CLACC-C’s Annual Youth Pan Festival 2020 Thank you Frank Seddio, Cypress Hills Cemetery and our talented youth in our community! #BlackLivesMatter

Repost Marc Brooks Super proud of this guy right here on making his debut in this year’s Jr Panorama hosted by @clacccor...
08/29/2020

Repost Marc Brooks Super proud of this guy right here on making his debut in this year’s Jr Panorama hosted by @clacccorg!!! He has developed so much and placing 3rd overall is awesome start. Congratulations to @mysont.y, Metro Steel Orchestra and all performers on pushing through these hard times to create that silver lining by way of great performances!

If you want to see his and everyone else’s performances, CLACCC Junior Virtual Pan Fest will air on 8/29/20 8pm on:

page: Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Cultural Center

Instagram: clacccorg

Performances will be shared on our YouTube Channel:
You Tube: Clacc-C Carlos Lezama Archives & Cultural Center

CLACC-C Virtual Youth Pan Festival will air tomorrow 8pm on our page, and on IG at #clacccorg. Please also foll...
08/29/2020

CLACC-C Virtual Youth Pan Festival will air tomorrow 8pm on our page, and on IG at #clacccorg. Please also follow us on our YouTube Channel (Carlos Lezama Archives & Cultural Center).

08/26/2020
Lance

We’re looking forward to it Lance Maximin!

When the music hits you 🎵🎶 Jaleel Thomas we ready for Saturday 🔥🔥 #Casym #NoTomorrow #JuniorPanFest Going for the 3peat

08/24/2020
CLACC-C Virtual Junior Panfest

Our Virtual Junior Panfest will air on our Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube page this Saturday August 29th at 8pm!

08/24/2020
Carlos Lezama Archives & Caribbean Center

Our Virtual Junior Panfest will air on our Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube page this Saturday August 29th at 8pm!

Save the date August 29th 2020! Our Junior Panfest is going virtual! Support our NYC Youths & Steelbands!

On whose shoulders we stand!!The original Labor Day Carnival Committee
08/12/2020

On whose shoulders we stand!!
The original Labor Day Carnival Committee

07/20/2020
Congratulations Jersey City Carnival!

Congratulations Jersey City Caribbean-American Carnival on your 25th Anniversary! We look forward to celebrating with you online! #caribbeanculture #virtualcelebration

Look out for updates on CLACC-C’s upcoming Virtual Junior PANFEST!!
07/05/2020

Look out for updates on CLACC-C’s upcoming Virtual Junior PANFEST!!

CLACCC presents a FREE Virtual Steelpan Workshop for Children ages 8-16. For more information please contact Yolanda Lez...
06/15/2020

CLACCC presents a FREE Virtual Steelpan Workshop for Children ages 8-16. For more information please contact Yolanda Lezama Clark at 516 984-8948. Program supported by Council Member MathieuEugene2017

05/04/2020
Happy Birthday Dougie - Crossfire & Friends

In memory of Martin Douglas!

Arranger - Damany “BoB” James Singer – Kern Sumerville Arranger Solos Khuent Rose Leon “Foster” Thomas Kendall Williams Rhythm - Juquan Phillip Iron - Jeffer...

05/03/2020
Caribbean Airlines

We can make it if we try! Good morning! Thank you Caribbean Airlines Skiffle Members for this positive message!

Enjoy this melodic rendition from the talented Caribbean Airlines Skiffle Steel Orchestra members from around the world, reminding us on this beautiful Sunday that ’WE CAN MAKE IT IF WE TRY’ and we’ll get through this together! #iflycaribbean #iamcaribbean

04/23/2020
Chapter 0

To all of our #culturalwarriors; In light of this pandemic that has transitioned us to online virtual learning, we are sharing a piece of cultural history with you. Please like, share and subscribe!

04/02/2020
Pan Evolution Steel Orchestra

Love & Positive Energy Pan Evolution Steel Orchestra 💕

We’re sending love and positive vibes to everyone today! Here’s a reminder from our JRs that better days are coming and that we’ll be jammin’ together again soon. 💪🏽☀️
Arrangement: Brandon PanHead Waldrop
#peso #togetherasone #theevolution #tbt #summerdays #pesoyouths #JRs #jrpanorama #positivevibes #youths #culture #steelpan #peace #love #unity #music

The steelband fraternity in Brooklyn, NY is mourning the passing of Martin Douglas, (Dougie) President of the Steelband ...
03/31/2020

The steelband fraternity in Brooklyn, NY is mourning the passing of Martin Douglas, (Dougie) President of the Steelband Committee. Prayers & condolences to his family. May he rip. #culturalwarrior

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03/23/2020
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A novel (new) coronavirus, known as COVID-19, has caused a public health emergency in New York City. Opportunities to support those affected by this emergency will be shared on this website, including volunteer and donation opportunities.

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1028 St. John's Place
Brooklyn, NY
11213

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 10:00 - 17:00
Friday 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

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(516) 984-8948

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When the music hits you 🎵🎶 Jaleel Thomas we ready for Saturday 🔥🔥 #Casym #NoTomorrow #JuniorPanFest Going for the 3peat
Thanks for the Opportunity to be part of the 2018 Jr. Panorama