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Juneteenth Celebration

KowTeff School of African Dance

Aug 2008

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Jun 23, 2013
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May 31, 2013

Come celebrate Juneteenth in the heart of Brooklyn! 

KowTeff presents its 3rd annual Juneteenth Celebration on June 23rd, in cooperation with Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Plaza's Skylight Gallery.  Come out and celebrate Juneteenth, the oldest known holiday commemorating the ending of slavery in the U.S.


Sunday June 23, 2013 
Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Plaza Amphitheater
1368 Fulton Street

African Marketplace | Performances | Classes | Health and Fitness Expo
11AM - 6PM
Award Ceremony & Reception
6PM - 8PM

All event activities are FREE except:
Master Dance Class ($15) 
Community Dance Class (donation)
Award Ceremony/Reception ($15)

Dr. Shadidi Kinsey, Heru Nekhet & Dr. Fatou Gittens

Charles Moore Dance Theater | Emmanuel Baptist Church
Francine Ott/The Walk | Natural Hair Show by Shenny Nefer
Star Studded Dance LLC    

N’Deye Gueye| Esther Grant-Walker
Children's African Dance | My Fit Family | Zumba

Host Committee (in formation)
Wavenie Best-Drakes | Dr. Myrah Brown-Green
Hugh Jean Charles | Dr. Segun Shabaka | Julia Shaw
Laura/Ayeshah Soaries

Contact 718-502-9870 or for vendor, sponsor, and health and fitness expo information 


KowTeff’s Juneteenth Celebration is made possible, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and the Decentralization Program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered in Kings County by Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC), and individual donations from our Board of Directors. KowTeff has also received funding from the 2013 JPMorgan Chase Regrant Program, administered by Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC).



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