Juneteenth 2017 Pueblo Colorado Event Schedule

2017 Juneteenth Celebration

Bessemer Park, Pueblo, Colorado

Saturday June 17, 2017

11:00 am

Theme: “Bringing it Back Home”

 

Mistress of Ceremonies………………………………………………………..…..La Tanya Yarbrough

 

Opening Ceremonies…………………………………………….………….Silvester Abron, President

 

Welcome……………………………………………..………………………………La Tanya Yarbrough

 

Posting of Colors …………………………………………………….………..American Legion Riders

 

National Anthem ………………………………………………………………………….Jaylen Sankey

 

Negro National Anthem…………………..…………………………………………….Sis. Helen Wiley

 

Prayer and Invocation…………………………………………………..….Rev. Shadrach J. Thomas

 

Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation ……………………………….……………..Tony Wright

 

Guest Speakers

 

Introduction of 2017 Juneteenth Queen, Jr. Miss Juneteenth and Court……..….Shauna Sankey

 

Introduction of the 2017 Juneteenth Scholarship Recipients……………..………..Shauna Sankey

 

Introduction of the Juneteenth Members and award presentation ………..……….Silvester Abron

 

Celebration Activities

Good in the Hood BBQ

Childrens Talent Show and Play Area

Live Music and Entertainment by Carlos Crull

DJ Todd Smith

 

 

Closing Words………………………………… La Tonya Yarbrough, Silvester Abron, President

 

 

 

 

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