Black People : ANCESTRAL BURIAL SITE INFO FOR DESTEE FAMILY IN NY AREA...TRISTATE AREA REALLY

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  1. deepy

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    Friday, September 30 - Sunday, October 2 …



    Schedule for Celebration of Ancestral Heritage Weekend 2005



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    Announced by Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture



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    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture has announced the schedule for the annual African Burial Ground: Celebration of the Ancestral Heritage Weekend.Â* Activities will run from Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 2.Â*Â* The focus for this year will be the preparation for the exterior memorial, with special moments dedicated to those whose lives have been ravaged by Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast, famine in Niger, and suffering in Haiti.Â*



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    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* If a school in your area would like to participate in the Youth Assembly and Ring Shout, please call (212) 491-2234 to make reservations.Â* All events at the African Burial Ground Memorial Site are open to the public, and there is no charge for admission.Â*



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    FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2005



    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Youth Ring Shout & Consecration/Affirmation Ceremony



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    10:00 a.m. Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Youth Assembly & Ring Shout Ceremony with MCLyte and cast members from the musical Drumstruck.Â* (Begins on Chambers Street, between Broadway and Centre Street and moves to the African Burial Ground Memorial site at Duane & Elk Streets.)



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    NoonÂ*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Ecumenical Consecration/Affirmation Ceremony to prepare Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* for the African Burial Ground permanent memorial with Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* spiritual leaders and The McCollough Invaders, The United Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* House of Prayer for All People brass band.



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    2:00 p.m. - midnightÂ*Â*Â*Â*Â* Vigil



    2:00 -5:00 p.m. Â*Â*Â*Open Mike Presentations*



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    7:00 -8:00 p.m. Â*Â*Â*Jazz Tribute: Louis Hayes & The Cannonball Adderley Legacy



    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*with Jeremy Pelt, trumpet; Javon Jackson, saxophone; Rick



    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Germanson, piano; and Reuben Rogers, bass



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    8:00 -10:00 p.m.Â*Â* Spoken Word Tribute: Russell Simmons Def Poetry



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    10:00p.m- midnight Open Mike Presentations*



    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* (*For reservations for open mike presentations, bet. 2:00 and 5:00 p.m.



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    Schedule for Celebration of Ancestral Heritage Weekend 2005



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    SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2005



    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Celebration of Ancestral Heritage



    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* African Burial Ground, Duane & Elk Streets



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    10:00 a.m.Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* African DiasporanÂ* & Native American Drummers Fanfare



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    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* 11:00 a.m. Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Ecumenical prayers & music with The African Burial Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Ground Tribute Choir and The Silver Clouds Singers



    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* and Dancers.



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    NoonÂ*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Cultural Celebration with Phylicia Rashad, Avery Brooks, Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Taye Diggs, James McDaniel, and artists representing Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* the African Diaspora: Wyclef Jean, Kaissa and Ileana Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Santamaria.



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    SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2005



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    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Noon - 5:00 p.m.Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* African Burial Ground memorial site open for visitation



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    Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* 3:00 p.m.Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â*Â* Tribute Concert, Schomburg CenterÂ*Â*



    The Spiritual: An Underground Railroad featuring Kevin



    Maynor.Â* For ticket information call The Shop at (212) 491-2206.



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    Contact:



    Bernice Green



    UniWorld Group



    [email protected]



    212.219.7298



    917.860.8363 - cell



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    thankz sista for this infomation here .......
     
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