ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – Juneteenth, is an annual vacation commemorating the tip of slavery in america on June 19th.
All week lengthy, Elmira Juneteenth, might be sharing every day informational classes in regards to the historical past of Juneteenth, training, healthcare, economic system/jobs, black-owned enterprise, music, household, love, and voting/ rights.
The celebration is sponsored by the Financial alternative program and can happen June 19th. The EOP might be offering ‘grab-and-go’ meals from midday till 5:30 p.m. Individuals also can benefit from the sounds of Lionel Cheatham.