Tag Archive for Juneteenth

Photos from Lynn’s 2nd Annual Juneteenth

6/25/18 A little rain couldn’t stop Lynn’s Juneteenth celebration, which was moved to the gym at Lynn Tech from the Common. Various organizations and vendors brought their tables indoors, as well. Plus, there was food available, including a King Arthur Bake Off – and a line-up of entertainers including the Jah Jah Drummers, Poetry from…

Photos: ECCO Juneteenth March for Racial Justice

6/20/17 Essex County Community Organization – ECCO – organized a march Monday for Juneteenth, calling for racial justice on the anniversary of the end of slavery. Marchers met at Zion Baptist Church (about to celebrate 115 years) and walked to Red Rock Park, where they held a rally, and then to the First Church in…