THE JUNETEENTH JUBILEE'S CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Thursday, June 15, 2023
COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE HOSTED BY COMMUNITY BLOOD CENTER
No matter the color of our skin, we all have the same color of blood. Help us kickoff Juneteenth weekend by giving blood. Stop by Southwest Church at 150 Remick Blvd. in Springboro on Thursday, June 15 from 3-7 pm where Community Blood Center will be there to help you donate. Stay tuned for sign-up information.
Friday, June 16, 2023
COMMUNITY SYMPOSIUM ABOUT FAMILY MATTERS & DEI
Join us Friday June 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 pm for a community symposium hosted by Sinclair College on the important topic of Family Matters around issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion (i.e., DEI). Lunch is included for registrants. Educators can get CEU credit. All are welcome. Stay tuned for a full agenda of the day and links to register.
THE JUBILEE DINNER: A NIGHT OF JAZZ WITH FRIENDS
Join us the night of Friday June 16th for a fun evening of jubilation and jazz. Enjoy music performed by Speak of Peace as we share a meal together. All proceeds go to support The Springboro Juneteenth Jubilee. The evening begins with cocktails from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm, with dinner following. This is an open event where all are welcome, 21 and up please. We look forward to celebrating with you! Stay tuned for live link to purchase tickets.
Saturday, June 17, 2023
UNDERGROUND RAILROAD TOURS
Explore real sites of the Underground Railroad. With map in hand, visit 8 unique sites (including 3 new additions from last year). You will go on a self-guided tour where volunteers at each stop teach you more about how our Quaker ancestors were able to help slaves on their path to freedom.
The Springboro Area Museum will be open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for visitors while the tours take place throughout the city. Visitors can get their map for the tour directly at the Springboro Area Museum located at 110 S. Main St. Springboro, OH 45066.
PARTY & LIVE MUSIC AT NORTH PARK AMPHITHEATER
Experience live music & performances, local vendors, food trucks, giveaways and more! The party goes 12- 9 p.m. Join us at the North Park Amphitheater at 195 Tamarack Trail, Springboro, OH 45066. Stay tuned for full schedule of performers.