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“Virtual” Friday Nights Juneteenth Celebration by Oakland Museum of California

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Friday, June 19, 2020 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Oakland Museum of California | 1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607


The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) is continuing its popular weekly community event–now Virtual Friday Nights at OMCA during the Museum’s closure–with a powerful program in commemoration of Juneteenth 2020.

The online program brings together a cross-section of Oakland artists, educators, and activists to honor efforts made in the ongoing struggle for the liberation of Black people everywhere. A schedule and list of participating artists are included below.

OMCA presents this program with humility and gratitude in hopes that this offering will be a source of inspiration and joy as people continue to demand respect and dignity for all Black Lives. The program will air on OMCA’s YouTube channel.

OMCA staff have also compiled a list of resources and suggested organizations to support, shared on the Museum’s website: museumca.org/resources-support-black-lives

VIRTUAL FRIDAY NIGHTS: 2020 JUNETEENTH PROGRAM
WHEN: Friday, June 19, 5-7 pm PT
SCHEDULE:
5:00 pm – Welcome!
5:15 pm – DJ Set by DJ Nina Sol + Photographs by Amir Abdul-Shakur
5:39 pm – Conversation with Johwell St-Cilien
5:46 pm – Storytime with Shane Evans
6:00 pm – Dance class with Samara Atkins
6:20 pm – Conversation with Fresh “Lev” White
6:35 pm – Live Music + Conversation with Kev Choice
7:14 pm – Cupid Shuffle

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


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Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Club / DJ, Dance, Lectures & Workshops, Live Music, Online, Protests / Causes
Address: 1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607

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