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Juneteenth Film Screening

African-American couple viewing movie at New Jersey cinema event.

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Price: Free

Livingston Public Library

10 Robert Harp Dr
Livingston, NJ 07039

Livingston Public Library

Event Description

Discover the impactful documentary, "Our America: Black Freedom," this Juneteenth at your local library. 

Dive deep into the narrative that unfolds in just 43 minutes, portraying significant chapters of Black freedom. 

Following the screening, continue the celebration and reflection with a flag-raising ceremony at Town Hall, a poignant symbol of unity and recognition.

What is Juneteenth?

Juneteenth is a holiday celebrated on June 19th each year to commemorate the end of slavery in the United States. Juneteenth is celebrated with various community events throughout New Jersey, including business expos festivities honoring African-American culture and history. NJ legislation declares the third Friday in June as a paid state holiday, while a federal proclamation deems June 19 as a federal holiday.

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