Posts Tagged: celebrate

Opal Lee Shows Kids How to Celebrate Juneteenth in New Book

This Juneteenth will be a special one as the “Mother of Juneteenth” will celebrate her new book, “Opal Lee and What It Means To Be Free.” The book written by Alice Faye Duncan is a children’s book that tells the story of Lee’s fight to make Juneteenth a national holiday. Ducan is encouraging families the… Read more »

International Women's Day

This One’s For The Girls: International Women’s Day 2022

Today (Tuesday) is International Women’s Day.  It’s a day set aside, dating back to the early 1900s, to celebrate the global “social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women,” according to the International Women’s Day website.  The day also calls for action to advance gender equality.  This year’s theme is Break The Bias and asks people to show… Read more »