*VIRTUAL* Juneteenth Books & Craft (All Ages)

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Event Details

Join Ms. Yolanda at 10:00 today for a quick history of JUNETEENTH, or June 19th & a craft. 

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, and Cel-Liberation Day, is an American holiday celebrated annually on June 19. It commemorates June 19, 1865, when Union general Gordon Granger read federal orders in Galveston, Texas, that all previously enslaved people in Texas were free." They were the last slaves to receive the news."

Event Type(s): All Ages
Age Group(s): Children