UPDATE: The Women’s History Month Observance Event has been POSTPONED due to concerns surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Although Jason Irby seeks to honor women’s contributions to Arkansas and abroad, it is important that we consider the safety and well-being of all participants and attendees.
Author Jason Irby will partner with the City of Wabbaseka to present the 2019 Wabbaseka Health Fair. The event will take place in the Wabbaseka community on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 100 North Paw Paw Street in Wabbaseka, Arkansas. The program will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will last until 2:00 p.m.
“Each of the past 5 years I have called incredible, but 2018 has really had an incredible impact on my life. I’ve been blessed throughout the years and this year is no exception. This year many can see and kinda get a glimpse of my works, projects, and recognitions by viewing my recent awards. I gladly share my joy and outlook. Incredible cannot fully describe, ” shares Jason Irby.
Author Jason Irby was recently recognized for his writings, community efforts, and leadership.
“We presented this heritage event to preserve the history of Native Americans and the people of African descent who shared relationships among them. Relationships ranged from friendship, family membership, to slavery,” said Irby.
The 5th Anniversary of the Arkansas Flag/Wabbaseka Memorialwill take place on Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. The event will be located at Paw Paw and South 1st Street in Wabbaseka, Arkansas. Refreshments will be served following the ceremony.