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Lafayette Announces Juneteenth 2021 Events Program

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Lafayette Announces Juneteenth 2021 Events Program

Posted: Jun 7, 2021 4:22 PM

June 18, 2021 5pm until Opening Celebration

McComb / Vezay Community House 419 12th Street

African Drumming & Dancing (IAMI); Vendors; Spoken Word Artists; Live Band

“Touch of Class” featuring Ms. Green Eyes; Soloist Ms. Valerie Lewis

June 19, 2021

8am to 9:30am Father & Son / Daughter Breakfast

St. Anthony Church Hall 615 Edison

RSVP 337-501-7617

10am to 11:30am Gentrification & Reparations Workshop

Clifton Chenier Center 220 W. Willow St

Guest Panelists Q & A Session

10am to 1pm Free Lunch and Snacks

Acts of Love Church 104 Blue Boy Drive Scott, LA

12pm to 5:30pm Family Fun Day

Corner of Buick St and Louisiana Ave

Vendors; 3 Live Bands (Blues and Reggae); African Drumming & Dancers Spoken Word; Food

Joseph Breaux & Voices of Inspiration; Lee Allen & Friends;

Homegrown Reggae w/ Russell Cormier

5pm to 8pm Juneteenth Celebration at the Mouton Statue

Music; Speakers

Some of the sponsors are as follows:

Imani Temple #49 AACC Acts of Love Church; Sun CHDO

Knights of Peter Cleavers Lafayette NAACP Unit 6060

Move The Mindset SUN CHDO

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