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South Orange Downtown Celebrates Juneteenth
PAINT AND SIP FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 5-7:30 PM | SPIOTTA PARK
Paint your piece of the Juneteenth Community Art Project in this guided outdoor painting event. You’ll be given a 12”x12” board which is your pixel of the larger piece of art commemorating Juneteenth. Experienced leaders will guide and inspire you in painting your piece with patterns or images representative of Juneteenth. DJ Roc will provide music to paint and groove to. Dancing is absolutely permitted! All supplies provided. Bring your own refreshments.
The painting event is suitable for ages 18 and over. Space is limited to 25, but if you miss out on reserving a spot to participate in the project, feel free to bring your own supplies, set up, and paint your own masterpiece.
COMMUNITY ART PROJECT CELEBRATION AND UNVEILING SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2-4PM | SOPAC LOBBY, 1 SOPAC WAY
Join us in the SOPAC Lobby for the grand unveiling of the Juneteenth Community Art Project that was created at the painting event on June 17. Live music with Dre Barnes Trio. Light bites and refreshments will be available.
MapSo | SOMA Juneteenth Celebration
SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 5 TO 9 PM MEMORIAL PARK, MAPLEWOOD
Juneteenth Celebration at Memorial Park.
Readings and Performances by Ras Heru, Donyah Michelle, Rachelle Parker, SOMA Justice, Jane, Autumn Jones & more.
JUNETEENTH: A CELEBRATION OF FREEDOM
DURAND HEDDEN HOUSE, MAPLEWOOD SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 1 TO 5 PM
The Durand Hedden House & Garden Association and the South Orange Maplewood Community Coalition on Race will once again co-host Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom at Durand-Hedden House & Garden and the surrounding Grasmere Park on Sunday, June 19, from 1pm to 5pm.