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June 2, 2021, 2:00 PM @ City Council Chambers
June 8, 2021, 7:00 PM @ City Council Chambers
Meetings are open to the public and there is a time for public comments.
June 12, 2021, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Denbigh Community Center (15198 Warwick Blvd), Brittingham-Midtown Community Center (570 McLawhorne Dr) and Doris Miller Community Center (2814 Wickham Ave)
June 13, 2021, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ King-Lincoln Park
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a free concert featuring Calvary Chapel Newport News Worship Team, Brothers and the Unifics.
June 14, 2021, 1:00 PM @ City Hall
Join dignitaries for the Juneteenth flag raising ceremony and reading of the Emancipation Proclamation and Mayoral Proclamation.
June 15, 2021, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brittingham-Midtown Community Center
Make Tuesday a family game night! Bring the family out for Juneteenth BINGO outside in the pavilion at Brittingham-Midtown Community Center. Win prizes and enjoy food while learning the history of Juneteenth. Space is limited and registration is encouraged.
June 16, 2021, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Denbigh Community Center
Visit Denbigh Community Center for the Juneteenth Conversation. Join contemporary historian Dr. Eric Claville with Frederick Douglass for a live interview about the significance and impact of the Emancipation Proclamation and the meaning of Juneteenth. Seating is limited for this event and registration is encouraged.
June 17, 2021, All Day
Stay home and log on to Facebook or tune in to NNTV (Cox channel 48 or Verizon Channel 19) to watch the Juneteenth Rally and listen as storyteller Crystal Sessoms shares the story of how the message of freedom was delivered to slaves in Texas.
June 18, 2021, 7:00 PM @ Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center
Grab free tickets for A Journey to Freedom: A Juneteenth Production. Enjoy a screening of this original stage play that takes the audience through the various periods of Black history leading up to Juneteenth Celebration. Seating is limited and free tickets can be obtained online.
June 18, 2021, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Offices and libraries closed.
June 19, 2021, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ King-Lincoln Park
Spend the afternoon at King-Lincoln Park with live entertainment, food and craft vendors, exhibitors, children's pony rides, glitter tattoos, and more!
June 22, 2021, 7:00 PM @ City Council Chambers
June 28, 2021, 7:00 PM @ Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Guest Speaker - Chief Steve Drew
Newport News Police Department