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Recommended Titles

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    The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

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    All Different Now: Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom

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    Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End of Slavery

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    Juneteenth

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    Juneteenth

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    Juneteenth for Mazie

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  • Juneteenth: Celebrations in My World

    Juneteenth: Celebrations in My World

    Peppas, Lynn
  • Juneteenth: The Story of Our Holidays

    Juneteenth: The Story of Our Holidays

    Leeper, Angela and Ponto, Joanna
  • Let's Celebrate Emancipation Day & Juneteenth

    Let's Celebrate Emancipation Day & Juneteenth

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  • The Story Behind Juneteenth

    The Story Behind Juneteenth

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Upcoming Events


Cumberland Landing, Va. Group of "contrabands" at Foller's house
June 19, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
In honor of Juneteenth, genealogy subject specialist Julie Huffman will shine a light on finding our slave and former slave ancestors. It's...


authors Arisa White and Laura Atkins
June 19, 2021 1:00 PM
Celebrate Juneteenth with the powerful story of Biddy Mason. The FOCAL Award is given annually by The Friends of Children and Literature to...


DJ pastelShade on a techno purple background
June 19, 2021 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, commemorates the end of slavery in the United States two years after the Emancipation Proclamation....


Sabine and her zine
June 19, 2021 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Join the Octavia Lab and Sabine Maxine in zine-making to celebrate yourselves and Juneteenth around the theme of Black joy and Octavia E....


Young people holding up thought bubble signs.
June 19, 2021 4:30 PM
Join the Youth Activism Project for a conversation on racial equity, and social justice. The discussion will focus on learning from history...


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