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    Reconnecting Sedalia: Remembering Counter Ridge School – Art Exhibit

    Artwork by Veronica DeLuz, Lovin Life, 2019. Acrylic on canvas, 9 x 12 in. Image courtesy of the artist. Featuring Artwork by: Veronica DeLuze Michelline Hall Clinton Helms Eric Kjeseth Benita Mayo Donald Parker Clyde L. Trent Curated by: Veronica Jackson Exhibition On View: June 19 — August 14, 2021 Thursday thru Sunday 2pm – 6pm Helms, Juneteenth, 2015. Mayo, Resilient, 2018. Hall, Untitled, 2018. Artwork by Veronica Jackson, In Memoriam: For Those Who Labored for His Happiness, 2018. Felt, cotton, embroidery thread, 3 in. x various lengths. Image courtesy of the artist. Get Our Newsletter Be the first to know about our Events and Programs by joining our Newsletter. 

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    ReConnecting Sedalia

    2021 ReConnecting Sedalia

    June 19, 2021 11:30am – 8pm FREE EVENT!!! Join Us for – Music, Art, Theater Free Open House event to celebrate the launching of the Counter Ridge History Project to recover the history of the site and the Sedalia settlement in general. The day will feature the opening of an exhibition of regional African American Art curated by Veronica Jackson, which will run through mid August. Gospel Choirs Infinite Praise and members of the Sharon Missionary Baptist Church will bless the morning, and young people’s original poetry and performance will dedicate the Counter Ridge Stage. Afternoon theater from JLP Productions, and traditional African dance by the Kuumba Dance Ensemble of…

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    ReConnecting Sedalia

    Re Connecting Sedalia 2021 – Event Schedule

    Event Date- June 19th, 2021 11:30 am Welcome & Opening Prayers in the Pavilion 11:45 am Sharon Missionary Baptist Church Inspirational Choir & Infinite Praise 12:45 pm Opening of African American Art Exhibition: Reconnecting Sedalia 1:00 pm Dedication of Counter Ridge History Project 1:15 pm Various Speakers and Performers 3:30 pm Theatrical Performance by JLP Productions: Ours, Theirs, Everybody’s 5:30 pm Kuumba Dance Ensemble 6:00 pm IV Shades of Blue