Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony

June, 6, 2022

The River Forest Public Library, in partnership with the Village of River Forest, will be commemorating Juneteenth. The date in 1865 when General Order #3 proclaimed the freedom of the enslaved people in Texas.

The flag-raising ceremony will take place on June 13, 2022, from 11:30–12:30 pm at the River Forest Public Library located at 735 Lathrop Avenue, River Forest, IL 60305