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Juneteenth Celebration at West Las Vegas Library

June 18 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Free

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the passage of Nevada’s recognition of Juneteenth with critical thinking, conversation, videos. lectures, music and edutainment. West Las Vegas  Library, 951 W Lake Mead Blvd, Las Vegas

Music from the Belly of the Slave Ship: Juneteenth Jazz, Blues, R&B ● Olabisi African Dance Ensemble ● Spoken word performed by Griot Nation ● Pioneer Awards recognizing local heritage. Music Director Woody Woods

The 2021 Juneteenth Nevada Season is co-sponsored by NJOFNV /JUNETEENTH NEVADA, Clark County Las Vegas Library District, Nevada Humanities, The City of Las Vegas, City of Henderson, City of North Las Vegas, The Samuel L. Smith Educational Foundation, Westside Historical Society, Anthem Nevada Medicare, and Micro Information Resources

Hosted by Deborah A. Evans, NJOF National Communications Director, and President of Juneteenth Nevada and Dr. Al Gourrier, Founder Samuel L. Smith Educational Foundation

Free and open to the public. For more information, please call 702.507.3989 . Visit the website: www.JuneteenthNevada.org

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Date:
June 18
Time:
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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