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Juneteenth Celebration

Join us for our Juneteenth Celebration on
Saturday, June 22. 
This event is FREE* with the cost of general admission. As always, Members gain museum access at no charge. 
*Food & drink items will be available for purchase. All other Juneteenth activities will be included with general admission. 
 
Saturday June 22nd, 2024 
Schedule of Events:

11 AM: African Dance with The Imani School of Dance 

11 AM: Storytelling with Ms. Jeanette Samuels 

12 PM: The Juneteenth Experience- the telling of the Juneteenth story with African drums,  poetry, songs, and a children’s drum circle. 

1 PM: The Bhakti Project will perform jazz & freedom songs.

All Day: Read Aloud with Columbia’s Writers Alliance

All Day: *Food Trucks- Scott’s Southern Smoke BBQ & The Dirty Vegan

*These items will be available for purchase. All other Juneteenth activities will be included with general admission. 

Special Cultural Juneteeth Programming
  • Cooking Lab
    10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., & 1 p.m.
    • Grab your apron and meet Chef Deron in the Cooking Lab to learn how food and cultures intersect with one another while enjoying some of his tasty cuisine!
    • We will host four different sessions on the hour at 
  • AHa Factory! 
    All day
    • Paper basket weaving & bracelet braiding 
  • Open Maker Space
    All day
    • African instrument making used recycled materials 
WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!
 
 
EdVJuneteenth8x11

Juneteenth Celebration

Join us for our Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, June 22. 
This event is FREE* with the cost of general admission. As always, Members gain museum access at no charge. 
Saturday June 22nd, 2024 
Schedule of Events:

11 AM: African Dance with The Imani School of Dance 

11 AM: Storytelling with Ms. Jeanette Samuels 

12 PM: The Juneteenth Experience- the telling of the Juneteenth story with African drums,  poetry, songs, and a children’s drum circle. 

1 PM: The Bhakti Project will perform jazz & freedom songs.

All Day: Read Aloud with Columbia’s Writers Alliance

All Day: *Food Trucks- Scott’s Southern Smoke BBQ & The Dirty Vegan

*These items will be available for purchase. All other Juneteenth activities will be included with general admission. 

Special Cultural Juneteeth Programming
  • Cooking Lab
    • Grab your apron and meet Chef Deron in the Cooking Lab to learn how food and cultures intersect with one another while enjoying some of his tasty cuisine!
    • We will host four different sessions on the hour at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., & 1 p.m.
  • AHa Factory! 
    • Paper basket weaving & bracelet braiding 
  • Open Maker Space
    • African instrument making used recycled materials 
WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!