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BIG-IRS NCC New Carrollton Chapter celebrating JUNETEENTH 2017


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Juneteenth
“Juneteenth ….Oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Juneteenth marks the ending of institutionalized slavery in Texas, the last state to recognize the Emancipation Proclamation.”
Juneteenth Celebration Theme:  Commemoration & Celebration
Date:  Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 11:30AM - 12:30PM

Location:  New Carrollton Federal Building (NCFB) Café Courtyard

Featuring: Spoken Word Artist, Sheryl Robertson & Music by “Decades Band

Sheryl Leigh Robertson

Sheryl Leigh Robertson is an author, blogger, and spoken word artist.  Her first book, Promises & Epiphanies: Life Revelations Through Poetry and Prose, was released in June 2014. 

She is the pen behind Sheryl's Pearls, a blog offering pearls of wisdom on life, love, and faith.   She is also among the voices of the poetry and spoken word movement True Voices DC.  She has performed at numerous events and open mics over the years, including the Passion 4 Christ Movement's "Rhetoric"  event, which is the world's largest Christian spoken word event.

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The DECADES Band

Decades Band is a musical amalgamation of New School Hip Hop and Pop tunes, classy jazz standards, sultry grooves, retro dance beats, and a fat funk pockets.

A unique mix of diversely talented musicians, Decades Band takes society entertainment to an intoxicating level. From the first note of the first chord, Decades Band enthralls audiences with their captivating presentation and performance. With an infectious enthusiasm that transcends the core music, Decades Band not only delivers over 6 decades of hits with jukebox-like precision, but also provides a fun enticing, visually entertaining experience.

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For further information, please contact Dora Holmes at (202) 774-4396

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Blacks In Government (BIG)-IRS New Carrollton
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