Community News….Juneteenth 150th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, June 20
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth at the Eiteljorg with music, performances, demonstrations, food and fun for the entire family. Juneteenth, or Emancipation Day, is a holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the state of Texas. Join the celebration and explore what freedom means to you and your family, chat with community partners, learn to trace your family history, help create a community mural and so much more. In honor of the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth, the celebration and museum admission will be free for all on June 20. To view a detailed schedule for the day’s festivities please click here.
Posted on June 16, 2015, in Community Corner and tagged business media, education, entertainment, fun, inspiration, Juneteenth 150th Anniversary Celebration, public event. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.