Juneteenth Events

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Join The New York Public Library for free events for all ages including live author talks and panels, book discussions, and more exploring Juneteenth, the holiday that commemorates the day the Emancipation Proclamation reached enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas, on June 19, 1865. Learn more.



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