Contact Bonnie Sorak [email protected] 443-799-0349

One Water Partnership Greater Baltimore Juneteenth-Solstice Celebration

Enjoy & Learn about the Long Road to Freedom & the Wonders of Creation

Join the planning Team!

Last Year's Activities included: African and Native American Drummers, Story Telling, Fishing Lessons, Bug Hunt, Native Plant Gardening, Yoga, Guided Walks in the Woods and MORE! -- all based on themes honoring freedom, social and environmental justice. This event is FREE!

Would your organization like to have an information table OR would you like to help volunteer?


  • Bring your Own Zero Waste Picnic Dinner & Drinks
  • Bring a blanket to spread or folding chair (that you can carry or drop off at the pavilion)
  • Bring a yoga mat if you have one and want to participate
  • Carpool! 

Note: For walking in the woods wear long pants and sturdy walking shoes as some of the paths are not paved and steep in some areas

Dress for the weather.

Bring gardening gloves to help in the native plant garden

Be sure to include your phone number when you register in case of inclement weather cancellation. Decision to be made by noon.

Last Year's Program 

Time Event Location
5:00-8:00 Registration/Information Tables Pavilion
5:00-5:30 Welcome/African Drummers-Charles "Carlos" Nixon/Original People Drummers-Peter Brooks Pavilion


Opening Prayer

6:00-6:15 Juneteenth Presentation-Charlie Dugger Pavilion
6:15-6:30 Storyteller/Juneteenth-



Nature Art Recycled

Native Garden Demonstration/Tour/Weeding


Forest Therapy Trail Walk

Fishing Instruction

Cemetery Tours-More Challenging Hike




Trail Head


Trail Head

7:00-7:30 Photo Walk Trail Head
7:15-7:45 Bug Hunt Trail Head


Winan's Meadow


Last Call for Shuttle Back to Eagle Drive

Closing-African & Original People Drumming



Contact Information:

Bonnie Sorak at [email protected] or 443-799-0349

Spread the word-flyers and social media graphics to download and share:

Facebook Page: Link

Juneteenth Solstice Flyer - PDF Flyer

Juneteenth Solstice Flyer - JPEG

Parking Info: PDF

Parking Info: JPEG

Social Media Graphic: JPEG

Leakin Park Trail Map

Will you come?