281st Negro Election Black Celebration

Unfortunately we are not having the annual celebration in Salem Willows Park but we will return July 16th, 2022..  Until then we hope you will celebration a smaller and more historical celebration.  With Juneteenth we celebrated the last of slavery, now with Negro Election Day we are going to celebrate the true first emancipation our first black voting system.  

Flag Raising

Friday, July 16, 2021       12:00 - 1:00 pm
Riley Plaza, Downtown Salem, MA
Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut Street, Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

Name of Flag:  Flag Raising:  Black Heritage Flag of 1967

Flag Raisers:  

  • Essex country Color Guard. 

  • Rep from the League of women Voters

  • New Innovative School

  • Board Member Officer – Robyn Harding

  • Ms. Jacquelynn Coles Blacks In government (BIG)

  • Ambassador Gina/ Senaiah Lites

  • Prince Hall Mason

  • Domingo J. Dominguez – City Councilor

  • Terrell Greene

Negro Election Black Celebration Exhibition

Tour
Friday, July 16, 2021 
1:00 pm -   2:00 p.m.
Riley Plaza, Downtown Salem, MA
Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut Street, Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

Exhibit Luncheon

July 16, 2021
Menu:
 
 

Pastelitos, Spanish Rice, Spanish Spaghetti, Green Salad

Desert:   Fogger Cookies, Election Day Cake

Speakers 

Special Gina Ambassador Abercrombie-Winstanley,
Guest Chief Diversity and Inclusion
Officer, U.S. State, Department, Washington, DC

Senator Joan Lovely


Friday, July 16, 2021 
2:00 pm -   2:30 p.m.
Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut Street, Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

African Dance

Show
Friday, July 16, 2021 
1:00 pm -   1:30 p.m.
Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut Street, Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

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