Sat, Jun 18|
Juneteenth Grove near Tillary St.
Public Sit for Racial Justice - Juneteenth
Honoring Juneteenth / Freedom Day on Sat June 18 Open to all: BIPOC and White-Identifying Please Join us this month in Brooklyn to practice in community in honor of Juneteenth.
Time & Location
Jun 18, 2022, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Juneteenth Grove near Tillary St., Cadman Plaza Park, Brooklyn, NY
About the Event
This month's RJ&D sit will be held in celebration of Juneteenth. Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers declared that enslaved people in Texas—the last Confederate state to abolish slavery—were free. Black people in Texas held the first “Juneteenth” celebration a year later.
Saturday June 18th, 2022
10:00am Gather at Cadman Plaza
10:15am Group meditation
10:45am Picnic and social time in the park
Please bring your own cushion for sitting, and a blanket/snacks if you join us for a light picnic after.
For other Juneteenth events in NYC, check here.
Wanting to know more about Juneteenth? Read more here!
Feel free to contact us directly at RacialJusticeandDharma@gmail.com