Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth Celebration

On June 17 at Douglass Park in Champaign, the Douglass Branch Library hosted a Juneteenth Celebration. The event featured a speaker, several children's games, food and a book sale.

Juneteenth is a celebration of the day when the last slaves of the South learned of their emancipation during the Civil War.

More than 100 people attended the event.


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