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Juneteenth Flag Raising – Lynn

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free
Join The City of Lynn as the Juneteenth Holiday is honored with the raising of the Juneteenth Flag.
Juneteenth is the oldest known freedom celebration in Black American culture. On June 19, 1865, 2 years after the Emancipation Proclamation, enslaved Black Americans in Galveston Texas were given notice of their freedom and Juneteenth was born.
Hear words from Mayor Thomas McGee, Reverend Andre Bennett and NSJA President, Nicole McClain,
also enjoy a performance of The Black National Anthem performed by Eva Davenport.

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
https://www.facebook.com/events/760992317897237

Venue

Lynn City Hall
3 City Hall Sq
Lynn, MA 01901 United States
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