This is a repeating eventjune 18, 2021 1:00 pm
Mosaic Templars Cultural Center is pleased to announce its annual Juneteenth Celebration! The multiday event will start at 1 p.m. June 16 with a grand
MTCC is pleased to spotlight health care and related issues for Arkansas’s African American community. Join the livestream, starting at 1 p.m., for yoga, updates on COVID-19 and minority health. Learn from a cooking demonstration and talk about mental health (and health care) issues with panelists during a livestream forum. “Black Health: COVID-19 and Mental Health” will start at 7 p.m. on the MTCC Facebook page. Panelists include ShaRhonda Love, Michael Murry, Charmaine Beasley and Shannon Hendrix. Dr. Jerrilyn Jones will moderate.
Arkansas is filled with Black-owned businesses that showcase achievement and excellence. Located on Ninth Street, where “The Black Business District” once thrived, MTCC is dedicated to telling the stories and histories of Arkansas’s African American business entrepreneurs. On Juneteenth, the museum supports, honors and highlights Black businesses in Arkansas with a series of virtual events. Arkansans are invited to tune in to livestream sessions on financial literacy and home buying and to join a panel discussion on Black businesses in Arkansas. The forum, “Black Business: Making the Most of Your Personal Networks,” starts at 7 p.m. on the MTCC Facebook page. Panelists are Tamara Bates, Christean Bell, Scott Green, Maximillian R. X. Sprinkle and Wesley Peters. BK Simmons will moderate.
This Juneteenth, help MTCC celebrate the music of African American artists. June is African American Music Appreciation Month, and MTCC will spotlight local talent in partnership with the Arkansas Arts Council during a livestream event on the MTCC Facebook page. The virtual, music extravaganza starts at 1 p.m. with artists including Rodney Block, Akeem Kemp, Bijoux and The Big John Miller Band.
(Thursday) 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm