Juneteenth Alaska Alcan Highway celebration events

October 25, 2011 

JUNETEENTH ALASKA ALCAN HIGHWAY CELEBRATION EVENTS hosted by the National Juneteenth Observance Foundation.

Alcan Highway Lecture Series: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, University of Alaska Anchorage, Rasmuson Hall, Room 106.

Alcan Highway Lecture Series: 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Eielson Building.

Juneteenth Book Dedication: 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, Noel Wien Public Library, Fairbanks.

Fairbanks Juneteenth Jazz and Arts Festival: 6 p.m., jazz concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, J.P. Jones Community Center, Fairbanks.

Juneteenth Military Honors Awards Reception: 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 28, Fort Wainwright.

Wreath Laying Ceremony: 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, Black Veterans Memorial Bridge/Gerstle River Bridge, Milepost 1399, Alaska Highway.

Wreath Laying Ceremony: 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, Delta Junction Visitors Center.

Juneteenth Book Dedication: 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, Delta Junction Library.

Delta Junction Juneteenth Jazz and Arts Festival: 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, Delta Junction Community Center.

Juneteenth Alaska Reconciliation Prayer Brunch: 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 29, Anchorage Senior Center, 1300 E. 19th Ave.

Anchorage Juneteenth Jazz and Arts Festival: Concert at 7 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 30, Loussac Library. Ron Myers will be joined Nelson Felix, Rick Zelinski, Ray Booker and John Damberg.

For more about Ron Myers, go to www.ronmyersjazz.com

For more about Alaska Juneteenth Alcan events, go to www.juneteenthalaskaalcan.com

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