Town Of Brookline Invites Community Members To Attend Juneteenth Celebration


    WThe Town of Brookline is pleased to invite residents to a Freedom March from the Florida Ruffin Ridley School to the Brookline Avenue Playground, for a celebration of Juneteenth — a federal holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans on June 19, 1865.

    The event will take place on Monday, June 19, 2023. Freedom March begins at 10:00 a.m. The celebration begins at 11:00 a.m.

    The event will begin at the Florida Ruffin Ridley School, 345 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA 02446, and proceed to the Brookline Avenue Playground, 575 Brookline Avenue, Brookline, MA 02445, where a celebration will be held.

    The celebration will feature free food, entertainment, games, crafts, raffles, and music.