Upcoming Events

  • Freedom Festival
    Sat, Jun 22
    Pioneer Park
    Jun 22, 2019, 10:00 AM
    Pioneer Park, 698 N Hobbie Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901, USA
    10th Annual Juneteenth Freedom Festival celebrating ending of slavery in 1865.
  • 10th Anniversary Awards Banquet
    Fri, Jun 21
    Quality Inn & Suites
    Jun 21, 2019, 6:00 PM
    Quality Inn & Suites, 800 N Kinzie Ave, Bradley, IL 60915, USA
  • Midweek Prayer
    Wed, Jun 19
    Pembroke Fellowship Church
    Jun 19, 2019, 6:00 PM
    Pembroke Fellowship Church, 13279 E 5000S Rd, Pembroke Township, IL 60958, USA
  • Oratory Challenge
    Tue, Jun 18
    Genesis Community Ministries
    Jun 18, 2019, 6:00 PM
    Genesis Community Ministries, 2100 E Maple St, Kankakee, IL 60901, USA
    Come listen to the youth grades 2nd-12th of our community explain what #BlackBoyJoy and #BlackGirlMagic means to them.
  • Lunch & Learn
    Mon, Jun 17
    Lisieux Pastoral Center
    Jun 17, 2019, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Lisieux Pastoral Center, 371 St Joseph Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901, USA
    a time to discuss important life topics that have an impact on the African American community.
  • Flag Day
    Fri, Jun 14
    Martin Luther King Jr Park, Kankakee, IL
    Jun 14, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Martin Luther King Jr Park, Kankakee, IL
  • Author's Fair
    Sat, May 11
    Location is TBD
    May 11, 2019, 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
  • Volunteer Mixer
    Sat, Mar 23
    Grapes & Hops
    Mar 23, 2019, 4:00 PM
    Grapes & Hops, 251 S Schuyler Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901, USA
    Open to current volunteers and anyone interested in volunteering and sharing any ideas to make the 10th Annual Juneteenth celebration a success.
  • One Hundred American Flags Commemoration
    Sat, Nov 10
    Trinity Lutheran Church
    Nov 10, 2018, 12:00 PM
    Trinity Lutheran Church, 1501 E Merchant St, Kankakee, IL 60901, USA
    We will celebrate the centennial anniversary of the Great War ending in 1918.