Articles in Lifestyles
On the second Wednesday of every month, a group of women meets in the pastor’s hall at Seneca Presbyterian Church. A few women sit behind sewing machines, a couple stand behind ironing boards and six to eight gather around a table of brilliantly patterned fabric.
By definition, Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Although its official date is June 19, a number of celebrations will be taking place today throughout the country.