The Caribbean Cultural Center continues its AfroBembé Cultural Networking Series, a sequence of African Diaspora themed parties to build community support for renovation of the landmarked firehouse that will be the center's new home in El Barrio from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17.

A celebration of women will be the theme, with performances by with DJ Sabine Blaizin and Legacy Woman Bandat at CREOLE Restaurant & Music Supper Club, 2167 Third Ave. at 118th Street.

For more information, contact (212) 397-7420, ext. 3000, 3004 or 3011. Tickets can be purchased at Go to for more information.