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Juneteenth & Time Capsule Burial

  • Hayti Heritage Center 804 Old Fayetteville Street Durham, NC, 27701 United States (map)
Juneteenth Commemoration and Time Capsule Burial

Join us as we look back to commemorate Juneteenth and look to the future with the burial of a 20 year Black Genius time capsule!

On June 16th, we will gather in partnership with Hayti Heritage Center/St. Joseph's Historic Foundation, Inc. and american underground @Main to tell the story of Juneteenth, explore Black freedom and cast our collective vision for the future. 

To make a contribution to the time capsule click below!

Our program will provide the following opportunities...
Enjoy music from our live DJ and eat food from Black owned food trucks!

Learn about the work Village of Wisdomamerican underground @Mainand Hayti Heritage Center/St. Joseph's Historic Foundation, Inc.

Personalize a contribution to the time capsule. Write letters to the future!

Enjoy Dramatic storytelling of the history of Juneteenth!

Connect with groups like the @small business and technology Development Center at NCCU to learn how you can build the future you image through entrepreneurship!

Afterwards we encourage everyone to walk bike or drive downtown to enjoy the annual Juneteenth Festival hosted by Spectacular Magazine!