Juneteenth celebrated June 20, 2022
“The Sentient Soul of American Freedom” – a Poem by Werner Poegel

Juneteenth to be celebrated Monday, June 20, 2022 in Greater Gardner MA

City Hall and Town Halls will be closed and U.S. mail will not be delivered. It is the first new federal holiday since Martin Luther King Jr. Day was adopted in 1983. The actual date of Juneteenth is June 19 and commemorates the emancipation of enslaved Black Americans. It became a Federal Holiday when the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act became law in 2021. More on Juneteenth, CLICK HERE.

Original Poem “The Sentient Soul of American Freedom” CLICK HERE.