December 27, 2019
70 Boltwood Walk
Amherst, MA 01002
This event is free and open to the public.
Please see attached flyer for details.
Kwanzaa Celebration of Kujichaguli a (Self-Determination)
Friday, December 27, 2019
Celebrate the second day of Kwanzaa Kujichaguli a (Self-Determination).
Kwanzaa derives from the Swahili phrase matunda ya Kwanzaa meaning “first fruits of the harvest”. Founded in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga to honor family, culture, and community. Kwanzaa is celebrated throughout the African Diaspora starting December 26th and ending January 1st. This celebration is derived by seven principles. Kwanzaa is a celebration of African heritage and culture.