Evangelist Alveda King will take part in events in Maryland for Juneteenth on Saturday, June 15.
Every year on June 19, African-Americans celebrate “Juneteenth,” the anniversary of the day slavery was abolished in Texas in 1865.
Read this article from Alveda about Juneteenth.
See more information on Alveda's website at www.CivilRightsForTheUnborn.com.
Schedule as follows:
10:00 - 11:00 am: Children’s art event in Baltimore City at "Art with a Heart” (20-30 Baltimore City High School youth) Open to media.
"Art with a Heart”
3000 Falls Road, Mill No. 1
Baltimore, MD 21211
11:15 - 12:15: Women’s Entrepreneurship Event. (Room capacity limited to 50-60 people)
Morgan State University
Earl G. Graves School of Business & Management Building
1700 East Coldspring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21251
2:15 - 3:30 pm: Dr. King Preaches at New Hope Baptist Church. (Sanctuary seating is limited to 225 attendees).
New Hope Baptist Church
116 Alice Ann Street
Bel Air, Maryland 21014
4:30 - 5: 15 pm: Children’s Reading Time with Dr. King by Alex Haley.
Kunta Kinte-Alex Haley Memorial
Anapolis, Maryland 21014
5:30 - 8:30 pm: Douglass Leadership Institute Juneteenth Fundraiser. Tickets required.
84 Franklin Street
Annapolis, MD 21401