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Patients R Waiting kicks off ‘Health Equity Music Festival’ on Friday

(Source: Patients R Waiting)

Jon Bolds

Local nonprofit Patients R Waiting is launching its second annual Health Equity Music Festival and health clinic series this Friday at Crispus Attacks Community Center, with a show featuring North Philadelphia recording artist Jon Bolds.

Offered in partnership with Union Community Care, the festival offers spoken-word and musical entertainment. In conjunction with the show, medical staff are on hand to offer free Covid-19 and flu vaccinations.

Information will be available on medical and social services, including Lancaster’s lead remediation program.

Things get under way at 6 p.m. each Friday through Feb. 23. The scheduled performers are as follows:

DateSpoken-Word PerformerHeadliner
Jan. 6Miss AJon Bolds
Jan. 13Aniah Swimgood
Jan. 20: Thunda KhattA. Rose
Jan. 27: Jazz WhiteMister Motivation
Feb. 3 J RoseWorldwide Wednesday
Feb. 10: Shores of RicoSir Dominique Jordan