As Chair of the Needham Human Rights Committee, Tina has been spearheading a month long virtual Countdown To Juneteenth, 2021. She has compiled a few ways you can learn more about Black American history and commemorate this pivotal holiday of independence:
Watch this Smithsonian video on celebrating Juneteenth.
Educate your children about the importance of Juneteenth and Black History in America:
Juneteenth by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson and Drew Nelson
I Too, Am America by Langston Hughes
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison
The ABC’s of Black History by Rio Cortez
Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer - Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement by Carole Boston Wetherford
Celebrate Black Music Month with this playlist.
Create a special meal with your family with the help of these Black chefs and cookbook authors: