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Celebrate Juneteenth at the Historic D.A. Dorsey House!

We're thrilled to share that our Juneteenth celebration at The D.A. Dorsey House on Wednesday, June 19th, will be an all-day event from 10 AM to 8 PM! This is going to be an unforgettable celebration packed with activities and experiences for everyone. RSVP Here

What's Happening:

  • Food Galore: Enjoy mouth-watering dishes from Reeds Seafood and cool treats from Mr. Frosty305.

  • Live DJ: Dance to the beats of DJ Mack, who will keep the energy high throughout the day.

  • Art Activities: Dive into exciting art activities suitable for all ages, including a community art mural.

  • Live Musical Performance: Don't miss the captivating live performance by the talented King Tetrus, who will be bringing his unique sound to our celebration.

First Half: Keep The Kids Reading

The first half of the event will focus on our Keep The Kids Reading initiative, featuring:

  • Story Time: Engaging story time sessions with children's authors King Rod Royal.

  • Mobile Library: Explore the mobile library trailer brought to you by Bookleggers.

  • Book Giveaways: Enjoy free book giveaways courtesy of Books For Free Miami Book Fair.

Second Half: Rhyme & Reason

The second half of the event will transition into our Rhyme & Reason portion, which includes:

  • Panel Discussion: Explore the evolution of communication from traditional African methods to contemporary practices, addressing the critical issues of censorship and book banning.

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

  • Buy the Block: Developing Like D.A. Dorsey. A Panel Discussion on Real Estate Investing with BPN and NAREB

  • 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.

Art Exhibition: "On The Ban Wagon"

Throughout the day, our art exhibition, "On The Ban Wagon | The Power of The Pen," will be open to the public. This powerful exhibition sheds light on the ongoing struggle with banned books and censorship, offering a thought-provoking experience that challenges and inspires.

Join the Conversation

We would be honored to have you join us for this enlightening dialogue. This is a unique opportunity to delve into the intersection of art, literature, and societal discourse, gaining a deeper understanding of the challenges and triumphs in defending creative and intellectual freedom.

Mark your calendars and come celebrate Juneteenth with us at The D.A. Dorsey House! It's an event you won't want to miss, filled with food, music, art, and thought-provoking discussions. RSVP Here

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