Durham Parks and Recreation’s Cultural Heritage Programs Unit is hosting two poetry workshops for teens (ages 13-18) to celebrate Juneteenth.
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These are free events, but pre-registration is required.
They take place Saturday, June 18th, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Leigh Farm Park, 370 Leigh Farm Road, Durham.
Join local poet, Kian Furnace, and Cultural Heritage Parks staff and learn about Juneteenth through the poetry of African American writers. Teens will participate in a libation ceremony, tour Leigh Farm Park, and capture their experiences through their own poetry.
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