Around Town: Skokie Juneteenth Celebration

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Bring your friends and join the community for the first Skokie Juneteenth Community Celebration!

  • Start at the Village Green on Friday, June 18th at 6:00 p.m. for the reading of a Juneteenth Proclamation by Mayor Van Dusen, speakers centering on local Black leaders, and performances by local teens.
  • Head over to Devonshire Park on Saturday, June 19th from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. for food, performances, children's activities, a COVID-19 vaccination clinic, and diaper drive benefiting the Niles Township Food Pantry.
  • Adults 21 and older are invited to enjoy entertainment at Sketchbook Brewing on Saturday, June 19th from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Visit the Skokie United website for details and download the attached flyer for more information!


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