The public is invited to the Juneteenth Celebration from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 22 at the "F" Street Community Center, 1225 "F" Street. Local leaders, artists, business owners and story tellers will give presentations about the history of the national holiday that commemorates the announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. The event also includes a free lunch at noon and a door prize drawing at 2:30 p.m.
For more information about the event, visit the "F" Street Community Center Facebook page or call 402-441-7951. For more information about the Lincoln Parks and Recreation Department, visit parks.lincoln.ne.gov.