Juneteenth celebration planned in NC

Staff Writer
Syracuse Journal-Democrat

The Mayhew Cabin with John's Brown's Cave will host its annual Juneteenth celebration from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 20.

The event will take place at the G.A.R. Hall, 910 1st Corso. It will feature an Emancipation Proclamation reading at 11 a.m.m and “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July” excerpts reading at 2 p.m. Lessons from Freedom Fighters discussions will follow both programs.