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Kwanzaa "First Fruits" Celebration

Kwanzaa Celebration in Olean NY
Saturday, December 26, 2020 - 10:00am to Friday, January 1, 2021 - 10:00am

Kwanzaa is an annual celebration of African-American culture held from December 26 to January 1, culminating in gift-giving and a feast of faith.  Each of the seven days of Kwanzaa is dedicated to a different principles.  Kwanzaa signifies a celebration of African heritage, family, community, unity and culture.  It was created in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga.