2020 Juneteenth Celebrations


Watch videos of storyteller Valerie Tutson provide historic narratives of emancipation.

1. Introduction 

2. Historical Interpretation of Juneteenth Announcement through the Eyes of Mary Elizabeth
3. Church in the Woods – Freedom
4. Celebration of Juneteenth at Emancipation Park





Hear from artist Kesha Bruce as she talks about her artwork and creative process, then leads a collage-based craft.



Watch a performance by Abubakar & Babafemi: Generations of Drummers starring Alvin Benjamin Carter, Sr. and Alvin Benjamin Carter, Jr.




Enjoy an African dance performance by Friendz World Music.

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