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Save the date for our 2024 Juneteenth Celebration!

June 15, 2024

More information coming soon!

In the meantime, check out these photos from Juneteenth 2023!

"The Story of the Mosaic"


Our theme was "The Story of the Mosaic."  Together, we shared stories, music, and art together as traditional griot storytellers have done for years to connect the voices of our past and present.

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Event Details

June 15, 2024!

Hosted by seeMYchild

This event will follow local and

CDC guidelines.

More information coming soon!


Telling the Story of the Mosaic

The Griot Conversations

(Senior Activity Room)


10:30-11:15 a.m.

Ms. Diana Madoshi & Ms. Murial Moore: Community Icons

Ms. Madoshi and Ms. Moore share stories about their experience in the 1960's as icons of the movement.

Moderator: Samara Frank - Whitney High School


11:30 - 12:15 p.m.

Unity Lewis: A Generation of Art

Renowned artist Unity Lewis shares his experience representing generations of artists.

Moderator: Anissa McGhee - Whitney High School


12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Black Excellence - Three panelists share their journey.
Panelists: Reginald Williams, Fire Chief, City of Rocklin; Dr. William Syms Ph.D., Executive Dean of Student Equity and Completion; Carolyn Lee, VP of Agency, State Farm Insurance, Retired.

Moderator: Jacoby Wylie - Rocklin High School

Griot - A griot is a West African historian, storyteller, praise singer, poet, and/or musician. The griot is a repository of oral tradition and is often seen as a leader due to their position as an advisor to royal personages.

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Join Us!


Join the planning committee! We have opportunities for all ages and skill levels. Student volunteers are eligible for community service hours. 

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Sponsorships are available for businesses interested in supporting this event. For more information, view the sponsor packet or email us.


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Donations are welcome. Please visit our Givebutter link to make your donation today. 


For our full program, click here.

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