Saturday April 8 AND sunday april 9, 2017 | 10 am-4pm

2017 Edmonton Natural Hair Show

Event Day Program – SATURDAY, APRIL 8

TIME SESSION / ACTIVITY PRESENTER LOCATION
10-10:30 a.m. Vendor Marketplace Over 40 vendors from different industries, including hair, body care, beauty, fashion, jewelry, and personal development.

Visit vendors in The Heart/Main Hall throughout the day, except when sessions are in progress in that room.

The Heart (Main Hall)
10:30-10:45 a.m. Emcee Nigel Williams
Emcee, comedian
The Heart (Main Hall)
10:50-11:30 a.m. Natural Hair and Self Confidence, Self-esteem, Positive Self-Image Harriet Tinka
Award-winning speaker and Founder of Empowered Me
The Heart (Main Hall)
11-11:40 a.m. 5 Ways to Keep Your Hair Moisturized Daily Adeola Adegbusi
Natural Hair Blogger; Founder of CoilsAndGlory.com; Writer for international natural hair websites, such as Black Girl Long Hair, Curly Nikki, and Kinky Curly Coily Me
Room 102
 

11-11:40 a.m.

Loving Your Natural Hair. What Does Your Hair Mean to You? Sherol Leslie
Natural Hair Enthusiast
Kids Corner
11:35 a.m.-12:15 p.m. How to Make Your Own Hair Butter Medge Mathurin
DIY Natural Hair Enthusiast
Spoken Word Artist
Room 103
11:45 a.m.-1215 p.m. Starting, Managing, and Styling Dreadlocks and Sisterlocks Junior & Christine
Loc’d and Loose Hair Specialists
Owners, 5 Star Dreadlocks in Calgary
Room 102
12:20-12:40 p.m. Runway Hair Show Nichola [NiLo] Lorimer
Natural Hair Care Specialist
Owner, That Girl You Should Know and Afrodisiac Natural Hair Shop
The Heart (Main Hall)
12:45-1:25 p.m. Natural Hair and Social Media Ngele Helene
Calgary-based Natural Hair Enthusiast
Top-rated Natural Hair Instagram Page
Room 103
12:55-1:35 p.m. Natural Hair 101 – General Education About Natural Hair Ruth Mitchell
Natural Hair Enthusiast/Blogger/YouTuber
Room 102
1:30-2:10 p.m. Men’s Hair and Facial Grooming Owen Hurst
Barber / Male Grooming and Men’s Skin Care
The Heart (Main Hall)
2-2:40 p.m. Q & A with NiLo on Caring for Kids’ Natural Hair Nichola [NiLo] Lorimer
Natural Hair Care Specialist
Owner, That Girl You Should Know and Afrodisiac Natural Hair Shop
The Heart (Main Hall)
2:10-2:50 p.m. The Science of Natural Hair Caleece Burte
Hairstylist
Room 103
2:55-3:45 p.m. Discussion Panel: She Said / He Said (Various Topics on Natural Hair) Various participants The Heart (Main Hall)
3:45-4:15 p.m. Vendor Marketplace Over 40 vendors from different industries, including hair, body care, beauty, fashion, jewelry, and personal development.

Visit vendors in The Heart/Main Hall throughout the day, except when sessions are in progress in that room.

The Heart (Main Hall)
 

Event Day Program – SUNDAY, APRIL 9

TIME SESSION / ACTIVITY PRESENTER LOCATION
10-10:30 a.m. Vendor Marketplace Over 40 vendors from different industries, including hair, body care, beauty, fashion, jewelry, and personal development.

Visit vendors in The Heart/Main Hall throughout the day, except when sessions are in progress in that room.

The Heart (Main Hall)

 

10:30-10:35 a.m. Emcee Nigel Williams
Emcee, comedian
The Heart (Main Hall)

 

10:35-10:45 a.m. Spoken Word Nasra Adem
Edmonton’s Youth Poet Laureate, Founder of the Sister to Sister initiative
The Heart (Main Hall)

 

10:50-11:30 a.m. Natural Hair and Self Confidence, Self-esteem and Positive Self-Image Harriet Tinka
Award-winning speaker and Founder of Empowered Me
The Heart (Main Hall)
11:35 a.m.-12:25 p.m. Home Remedies for Scalp Conditions and Challenges Nichola [NiLo] Lorimer
Natural Hair Care Specialist
Owner, That Girl You Should Know and Afrodisiac Natural Hair Shop
Room 102
11:45 a.m.-12:25 Natural Hair Workshop for Kids Caleece Burte
Hairstylist
Kids Corner
12:20-12:40 p.m. Natural Hair Accessories Runway Show

 

Sayvfrique, African-inspired fashion and accessories The Heart (Main Hall)
12:45-1:25 p.m. The History of Natural Hair Junetta Jamerson
Community Advocate
Room 102
1:30-2:10 p.m. Men’s Hair: Balding, Thinning, Scalp Conditions, general care Steve Thompson
Hair by Ebony & IvoryOwen Hurst
Barber / Male Grooming and Men’s Skin Care
The Heart (Main Hall)
2:15-2:55 p.m. How to Prevent Breakage and Grow Healthy Natural Hair Abigail Stewart & Samantha Barry
Owners, Taji Natural Creations
Room 103
2:15-2:55 p.m. How To Care For Your Own Hair Sherol Leslie
Natural Hair Enthusiast
Kids Corner
2:25-3:05 p.m. How to Care for Natural Hair in the Climate and Environment You Live Yves Mitchell
Owner, Yves Salon
Room 103
3-3:40 p.m. Natural Hairstyles for Different Occasions Tusha
Hair by Ebony & Ivory
Room 102
3:40-4:15 p.m. Discussion Panel: Ask a Barber/Hairstylist (Bring Your Natural Hair Questions!) Various Participants
Moderated by Nasra Adem
The Heart (Main Hall)