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FarmLympics 2023

May 24, 2023

FarmLympics is a new agriculture-athlete summer camp that advocates and demonstrates holistic practices for young aspiring farmers and aspiring elite athletes.

Dates:

June 5th-9th, 2023

June 12th- 16th, 2023

Time: 9AM – 4PM

Location:

In a unique blend of indoor and outdoor instruction, out camp will be hosted at the following locations:

Golden Organic Farm, Pinetops, NC.

M. A. Ray Center, Tarboro, NC.

The Freedom Org Incubator Farm, Conetoe, NC.

Freedom Organization's flyer for FarmLympics Agriculture & Athletics Camp

Juneteenth Community Empowerment Festival

May 24, 2023

The Rocky Mount 2023 Juneteenth Community Empowerment Festival is set for Friday through Sunday, June 16-18 in downtown Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Juneteenth is the recognition of the official end of slavery on June 19, 1865. That is when word finally reached slaves in Galveston, Texas, about the Confederacy having been defeated and the Civil War being over. There is no admission fee.

HOPE PhotoVoice Project

May 22, 2023

Join us June 5 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. for the HOPE PhotoVoice Project!

This celebration of student photography and portraits of those who inspire them will include a brief presentation at 5:45 p.m. with artist reception to follow.

This event will take place at 402 N. Main Street in Tarboro, NC.

You are invited! HOPE PhotoVoice Project: A Celebration of student photography & portraits of those who inspire them. 5:30-7:00 p.m. on June 5, 2023 at 409 N. Main St. Tarboro, NC

 

Juneteenth Community Empowerment Festival

June 11, 2022

The Rocky Mount 2022 Juneteenth Community Empowerment Festival is set for Friday through Sunday, June 17-19 in downtown Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Juneteenth is the recognition of the official end of slavery on June 19, 1865. That is when word finally reached slaves in Galveston, Texas, about the Confederacy having been defeated and the Civil War being over. There is no admission fee.

For more information, go to https://downtownrockymount.com.