Juneteenth Family Celebration

2:00 pm
4:00 pm
Woodmere Art Museum
For all ages

2 pm: Art & Storytelling

Listen to storybooks that deepen children’s understanding of Juneteenth and create Flags of Freedom in a follow-up art activity.

3 pm: Juneteenth Performance

with TAHIRA: storyteller, poet, vocalist, and musician

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, is a holiday celebrating the freedom of enslaved people at the end of the Civil War. Enjoy an interactive performance with TAHIRA, who shares stories of resilience and songs of courage that honors the legacy of Juneteenth.


  • Due to excessive heat warnings, Saturday Night Jazz on June 22, Tribute to Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding: Memphis Soul, will be held INDOORS. Seating will be provided by the Museum. No refreshments are permitted inside the building.