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Event Date: 06/17/2017
Juneteenth Culture and History Lecture and Q&A Session (Website)
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation
Gary Teeluv Williams
10550 W Alexander ,
Las Vegas , NV 89106 USA

A Retrospective: The state of America as it relates to the descendants of slaves from the perspective of an International Foreign Correspondent who has been in self-imposed exile in Japan for more than 40 years.

Guest Speaker, Malcolm W. Adams is the Founder, Owner and President & Executive Producer of Totown Communications Group Japan. Adams has had an illustrious career as a TV and Radio News correspondent, TV Producer/Director, Broadcast Journalist and Media Artist for nearly fifty years.

For more information, please contact the West Las Vegas Library at 702-507-3989 or visit website: Free and open to the public.

Event Date: 06/18/2017
7th Juneteenth Jazz & Spoken Word Celebration (Website)
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation
Gary Teeluv Williams
10550 W Alexander ,
Las Vegas , NV 89129 USA

West Las Vegas Library Theatre

June 18, 2017 12 Noon – 4 p.m.

Lobby Legacy Celebration Tables Noon to 4:00 P.M.

Stage Entertainment Program 1:0 0P.M. To 4:00 P.M.

Discussion & Dialogue


Legacy Awards

In addition to The Las Vegas Juneteenth Jazz Ensemble, there will be spoken word and dance


Spend the day celebrating the spiritual essence of freedom and education on the resiliency of a

people, whose lives continue to be the creative catalyst of Juneteenth Independence Day.

This encourages critical thinking, conversation and reflection in the hopes that all can be

acknowledged as we build momentum and unite Americans across the country, following

legislation signed by Nevada and 44 states to date, to establish a national recognition of

Juneteenth Independence Day.