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Thursday, May 19

6:00 PM

BZBA Meeting

Saturday, May 21

9:00 AM

Plant Reynoldsburg

Monday, May 23

6:30 PM

City Council Meeting

Monday, May 30

All Day

Memorial Day- City Hall Closed

Thursday, June 2

6:00 PM

Planning Commission- Regular Meeting

Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.

From its Galveston, Texas origin in 1865, the observance of June 19th as the African American Emancipation Day has spread across the United States and beyond.

Today Juneteenth commemorates African American freedom and emphasizes education and achievement. It is a day, a week, and in some areas a month marked with celebrations, guest speakers, picnics and family gatherings. It is a time for reflection and rejoicing. It is a time for assessment, self-improvement and for planning the future. Its growing popularity signifies a level of maturity and dignity in America long overdue. In cities across the country, people of all races, nationalities and religions are joining hands to truthfully acknowledge a period in our history that shaped and continues to influence our society today. Sensitized to the conditions and experiences of others, only then can we make significant and lasting improvements in our society. (Juneteenth.com)

Date
Saturday, June 18, 2022
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
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Location
Huber Park
1640 Davidson Drive