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Date:
December 27, 2019
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Bangs Community Center
Address:
70 Boltwood Walk
Amherst, MA 01002
Contact:
413-259-3009
Email:
Cost:
This event is free and open to the public.
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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.

Please see attached flyer for details.