Kwanzaa Cultural Access Center Presents... Kwanzaa Celebration

December 27, 2023

Kwanzaa Cultural Access Center and Torchlight Academy Present

Matunda Ya Kwanza in Macon 2023

Unity, Self-Determination, Collective Work & Responsibility,

Cooperative Economics, Purpose, Creativity, Faith

32nd Annual Kwanzaa  Festival in Macon, GA

DECEMBER 26 “(Umoja) Unity Day” Celebration with Music, Dance, Kwanzaa Ceremony, Program Theme:  The Great Contributions of Black Builders to Establish Macon Bibb-County.  In Partnership with The Douglass Theatre.  7:00 PM | Free

DECEMBER 27 “(Kujichagulia) Youth Self-Determination Day/Youth Night."  Screening of 500 YEARS LATER (Documentary Film) and Talent Show.  In Partnership with The Douglass Theatre.  5:00 PM Documentary & 7:00 PM Talent Show & More | Free

DECEMBER 28 “Collective Work & Responsibility Forum:  Black Voter Education 2024 and Neighborhood Violence Solutions.”  At New Life International; 1985 Vineville Ave.  6:00 PM | Free

DECEMBER 29 “(Ujamaa) Cooperative Economics - A Call to Action Day for Black Dollar Power:  Spending with Black Businesses Community wide.”  Equity or Else!  Practicing Unity & Economic Intelligence in the Black Community. | Free

DECEMBER 30 “(Nia) Purpose Restoring Our Traditions of Excellence and Dignity in Macon,” Nia Chess Tournament by Chess & Community.  Please call 478-782-1951 for more information.  And Film screening of "The Sun Rises in the East;" examines the history of "The East," a Black cultural organization formed in 1969 in Brooklyn, N.Y. and its alignment with principles of Black self-determination.  Film, Discussion & exhibit will be led by Martha E. Bright.  In Partnership with The Douglass Theatre.  10:00 AM Tournament; 2:00 PM Documentary & Refreshments | Free

DECEMBER 31 “(Kuumba) Creativity - The Kwanzaa Karamu [Delicious & Healthy Feast] Community Drum Circle/Clinic, Reading Celebration of New Children's Book by C.T. Thomas, Jr., Family Activities.  At Frank Johnson Recreation Center | 1:00 PM

JANUARY 1st “(Imani) Faith - Homeland Village, Meditation, Prayer, affirmation for 2024."  1:00 PM

For Kwanzaa Festival Details Call 478-718-8067

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