Cedar Rapids hosts Juneteenth celebration
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (CBS2/FOX28) —
Juneteenth is the celebration of the end of slavery in America.
The Cedar Rapids event featured good music and great food, but also services like legal aid and free screenings for health concerns including pre-diabetes testing.
CBS 2 reporter Stephanie Johnson emceed today's event.
Coordinator Deedrick Doolin says his goal is to have people take home a better understanding of the celebration.