Join us This Week on MNN as we celebrate Juneteenth! Originating in Galveston, Texas, Juneteenth commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Since 1865 it has been celebrated annually on June 19 in various parts of the country. In 2021 President Joe Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act into law marking June 19 a Federal holiday. Join us This Week on MNN as we celebrate Black excellence.
Join us Sunday, June 17 starting at 1 PM and Wednesday, June 21 starting at 7 PM on MNN HD (Spectrum 1993)
My Harlem Portraits is a program that aims to highlight the incredible work being done by African Americans in their communities and beyond. On this episode host Maria G. Cavenaghi talks with Apollo Theater’s tour guide, historian and lifelong legend Billy Mitchell, more commonly known as Mr. Apollo.
Sunday 1 PM / Wednesday 7 PM
My Harlem Portraits airs every Saturday at 12:30 PM on MNN HD
Something to Offer is an MNN show that goes to the heart of people living their dreams. On this episode host and producer Anne Marie Offer focuses on Broadway and her memorable guests who paved the way for people of color in theater. Guests include Phyllis Bash, Ben Vereen and John Earl Jelks.
Sunday 1:30 PM / Wednesday 7:30 PM
Something to Offer airs every Saturday at 7:30 PM on MNN Lifestyle
The Charles Thomas Show is dedicated to the presentation of music, theater and dance productions that highlight African American History. On this Juneteenth episode, MNN Community Member Charles Thomas, gifts viewers with a celebration that includes a musical production of the history of Juneteenth and much more.
Sunday 2 PM / Wednesday 8 PM
The Charles Thomas Show airs every Saturday at 12:30 PM on MNN Lifestyle