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Juneteenth Vigil: Why Juneteenth? (In-Person)

June 20, 2022 @ 2:00 PM 3:00 PM

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation in October 2020 officially marking Juneteenth as a state public holiday. When signing the legislation, the Governor noted that this holiday is intended to celebrate the achievements of the Black community and provide an opportunity for self-reflection on the systemic injustices that face our society.
Sponsor: Peace Action Bay Ridge
For more info: peaceactionbayridge@yahoo.com


Location: 86th St & 4th Ave, Bay Ridge