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"Juneteenth at the D.A. Dorsey House: A Lineup You Won't Want to Miss!"

Celebrate Juneteenth with us at the Historic D.A. Dorsey House in Overtown, Miami! This full-day event is packed with engaging activities and enriching experiences for all ages. From thought-provoking discussions to live performances, there’s something for everyone.

Here’s what you can look forward to:

10 AM - 1 PM: Juneteenth Environmental Summit Hosted by Men Beni Gardening

Environmental Futurism Discussion: Kick off the day with a stimulating discussion on environmental futurism, led by Men Beni Gardening. This session will explore innovative solutions for a sustainable future, aiming to inspire and educate attendees about the importance of environmental conservation.

Panel Discussion: Engage with experts as they address pressing environmental issues and share insights on how we can work towards a greener, more equitable world. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn and contribute to meaningful conversations about our planet’s future.

Interactive Workshops: Get hands-on with workshops and activities focused on environmental conservation and community gardening initiatives. These interactive sessions are designed to provide practical knowledge and skills that you can apply in your own community.

2 PM - 4 PM: Keep The Kids Reading

Story Time with King Rod Royal: Bring the little ones for an enchanting storytelling session with the charismatic King Rod Royal. His captivating tales are sure to ignite young imaginations and foster a love for reading.

Mobile Library: Explore a treasure trove of books in the mobile library trailer provided by Bookleggers. This unique setup offers a fantastic opportunity for literary enrichment, with a wide variety of books to choose from.

Book Giveaways: Don’t miss the chance to pick up free books, generously provided by Books For Free Miami Book Fair. This initiative aims to encourage reading and provide access to quality literature for everyone. RSVP Here

4 PM - 9 PM: Rhyme and Reason; Let's Talk Art, Poetry, & Freedom

Panel Discussion: Dive into the evolution of communication from traditional African methods to contemporary practices. This discussion will also address critical issues like censorship and book banning, providing a deep and thoughtful exploration of these important topics.

Art Reveal: An exciting reveal of new artwork by Anthony Lumpkin.

Buy the Block: Developing Like D.A. Dorsey: Engage in a panel discussion on real estate investing with BPN and NAREB, and explore housing and commercial real estate resources.

Live Drum Circle: Participate in a vibrant live drum circle.

Live Musical Performances: Enjoy live musical performances by Miami native King Tetrus, celebrating the rich cultural heritage and artistic expression of our community.

We are also looking for volunteers to help make this event a success! If you’re interested in contributing your time and energy, please reach out to us.

Don’t miss out on this incredible day of learning, celebration, and community! We look forward to celebrating with you! RSVP Here

Interested in volunteering? Sign up here



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