MCL: Juneteenth — Words Along the Way
On June 19 of 1865, two years after the Emancipation Proclamation, Union soldiers brought Texans the news that the Civil War had ended and that the enslaved were now free. Known as Juneteenth, that date is celebrated with words and music in this event. Limited seating.
North Portland Library Branch
512 N. Killingsworth Street
Portland, OR 97217