Sat., Jun. 23 at 3 p.m.

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Juneteenth is a holiday that commemorates the announcement of the abolition of slavery in June 1865. The Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library has partnered with the African American Museum and Cultural Center to celebrate this important day. Join us on Saturday, June 23 at 3:00 p.m. at the Kinston Lenoir-County Public Library to enjoy discussions on the traditional dance and music during slavery, as well as local community involvement in the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement of the 20th Century. This program is sponsored by the Kinston-Lenoir County Friends of the Library. For more information, please call 252-527-7066, ext. 133.