Historic Jarvisburg Colored School Annual Juneteenth Celebration – 12:30 PM

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 06/18/2022
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Location
Historic Jarvisburg Colored School

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Currituck County Historic Jarvisburg Colored School Annual Juneteenth Celebration will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2022 from 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.

Historic Jarvisburg Colored School sign and photo of school.Schedule of Events

  • Opening Prayer
  • Lift Every Voice & Sing
  • Welcome ~ Vivian Simpson, Chair, Historic Jarvisburg Colored School Board of Directors
  • Introduction of Historic Jarvisburg Colored School Board of Directors
  • Recognition of Emeritus Directors
  • Recognition of Currituck County Commissioners
  • Musical Selection ~ Felicia Reid
  • Introduction of Speaker Dr. Harold Barnes
  • Dr. Harold Barnes –  a civil rights and personal injury attorney and 1977 graduate of Elizabeth City State University, served on the university’s Board of Trustees from 2015 to 2021 and was board chairman during 2017 and 2018. He also served as vice chairman for a year before that.
  • Musical Selection ~ Felicia Reid
  • Remarks ~ Tameron Kugler, Currituck Tourism Director
  • Closing Prayer
  • Music and Refreshments