Annual Juneteenth Celebration

Celebrate Juneteenth with the Prince William County Chapter of the NAACP and the Prince William County Divine 9 organizations.  We will start the day off cleaning the Dumfries Slave Cemetery behind Merchant Park from 0900-1100. Them we will have a BBQ to celebrate Juneteenth. This is a free community event, bring your family and lawn chairs to the celebration.  

Please RSVP on Eventbrite before 06 June 2019 so we can get an accurate count of all planning to attend.  Note: We need volunteers to act as servers for one-hour shifts beginning at noon, so if you are willing to help, fill out the contact form at the bottom of the RSVP announcement and let us know.

Emanuel

On June 17, 2015, a white supremacist walks into a bible study at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina and guns down nine African Americans. Click here to view information on several available options for you to view the movie “EMANUEL” which examines this tragic event. A private screening option is also available; click here for those details. Finally, click here to access a trailer of the movie.