African American Heritage

Ann Arbor Juneteenth

Date: 
Sat, Jun 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

City:

The Ann Arbor branch of the NAACP invites you to join us for the 24th annual Juneteenth celebration. Enjoy the cakewalk, entertainment, food, family activities and more. Please go to our website for more information.
http://annarborjuneteenth.com/
If you like to volunteer for set up or clean up we can really use you. please sign up at
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040f4ca8aa2d6-juneteenth
Thanks

Location: 
Wheeler Park

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Tea Talks: The Black Census Project

Date: 
Wed, Jun 13, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

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In 2018 Black Futures Lab will be connecting with more than 200,000 people of African descent in an effort to provide community members with the chance to share personal stories! We will be leading group discussions and the information gathered from the survey to help create an accurate narrative of our collective experiences. Sign up to attend a session today!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2079974245365231/

Location: 
Capital Area District Libraries

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Juneteenth Festival

Date: 
Sat, Jun 16, 2018 - 11:00am to 6:00pm

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The Inaugural Juneteenth Festival will be held Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Brush Park on Winder St. Between Brush and John R (a block from LCA).

Location: 
Brush Park

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Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom

Date: 
Sat, Jun 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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Soul Artistry LLC, will host a celebration to commemorate the history of Juneteenth on Saturday, June 16, 2018. The event will take place at the Kalamazoo Public Library Central location Van Deusen Room from 1:00-4:00pm. This family friendly event is free and open to all ages. The event will include live performances, vendors, youth activities and more.
Juneteenth is a celebration created by African-Americans to help commemorate the emancipation of slavery. The celebration is held every year on the 19th of June as on that day in 1865, slavery was abolished.

Location: 
Kalamazoo Public Library
Address: 
315 S Rose St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007

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State Capital Kickoff

Date: 
Thu, Jun 8, 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

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Come and Celebrate
An African-American Freedom Holiday

The Lansing Juneteenth Committee
&
Honorary Capitol Co-Hosts
U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow & Gary Peters
Michigan State Senator Curtis Hertel,
State Representatives: Andy Schor, Tom Cochran,
Dem. Leader Sam Singh & The Michigan Legislative Black Caucus, Rep. Sheldon Neeley, Chair

The 13th Annual State Holiday
&
Lansing Area’s 24th Annual
JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION
STATE CAPITOL KICK-OFF
LUNCHEON PROGRAM

Location: 
Michigan State Capitol
Address: 
110 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48933

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