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Juneteenth Event

June 17 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

2022 Theme: “Freedom ain’t Free”

We recognize Juneteenth as a very important marker in the progress of American history. This American history through the experience of African Americans chronicles the ending of institutionalized enslavement. This is a FREE event open to all Brooklyn Park residents! No registration necessary.

Location

This event has been moved to the Health and Wellness Center at North Hennepin Community College. Parking is available using the 85th Ave entrance.

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Activities

Activities include Juneteenth education/sankofa, performances from local  artists, storytelling, family activities, resource fair, live DJ, raffles, and food trucks

Raffle

  • Visit 5 vendors and get 5 stamps, and get an extra raffe ticket!
  • Visit 10 vendors and get 10 stamps, get 2 extra raffe tickets!
  • Visit all vendors and fill up the board and get 4 extra raffe tickets!
  • This is for the second drawing (at 6:15 p.m.) or you can turn in for the last drawing at the end!

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Schedule

4:30 – 4:45 p.m. Welcome to the 2022 Brooklyn Park Juneteenth
4:45 – 5:00 p.m. Kareem Elevated
5:15 – 5:30 p.m. Dr. Rassheedah
5:30 – 5:45 p.m. Step with Soul
5:45 – 6:05 p.m. Story time with Zulu’s
6:10 – 6:40 p.m. West Tiambe Dance Company
6:45 – 7:30 p.m. Sounds of Blackness

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Questions?

Dr. Marcellus Davis
marcellus.davis@brooklynpark.org

Details

Date:
June 17
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue

North Hennepin Community College
7411 85th Ave N
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota 55445
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