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Neighborhood Juneteenth Celebrations
June 18, 2022
Kids Book Fest
at the Legacy Building, 4024 E. 46th St.
2:30 to 4:30pm
Featuring Twin Cities’ Black authors, Sarah Warren, Saba (Sean) Stewart, Desmond Walker (youth author) and Josalyn Thomas. Sponsored by First Independence Bank. Families are welcomed to join us starting at 2:30 PM to hear readings, buy books, enjoy parent lead activities and live music! More information at: https://www.thelegacybuilding.org/grandopening?pgid=l3dd4bc9-6eb5d362-84ff-43ac-8840-eca8c13d8c59
Midtown Global Market Juneteenth Celebration
At Midtown Global Market, 920 E. Lake St.
12 to 3:00pm
Schedule as follows:
12:00- Storytelling with Auntie Beverly.
12:45- Drummer/musician Joshua Gillespie
1:30- Dancer Josh and friends
1:45- Author Crown Shepard will be doing a live reading of her new book- “Black Girl, Black Girl”
2:15- Dancer Josh and friends (2nd performance)
2:30- Creative Innovators(youth entrepreneurs) will speak about their program and special projects they are working on.
We will also have food specials, free kids crafts, pop-up vendors and more! Find more information at: https://midtownglobalmarket.org/new-events/2021/6/19/juneteenth