Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Virginia? Please join us at these public events.

Additional Book & Literature events from all across Virginia can be found on our Literary Calendar.

VFH Events

Exhibit: Forever Free

Portsmouth Community Library before restoration.
Sat. Dec. 21 - Tue. Dec. 1
Where: Portsmouth Community Colored Library Museum
Portsmouth Stories of African American Strivings and Successes

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Exhibit: To Be Sold

Slaves Waiting for Sale, Richmond Virginia by Eyre Crowe, 1861 (Collection of Teresa Heinz)
Mon. Oct. 27 - Sat. May. 30
Where: Library of Virginia, Richmond
Groundbreaking exhibition explores the pivotal role that Richmond played in the domestic slave trade.

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Virginia Africana Conference

Dr. Keith L. Magee
Fri. Nov. 7
Where: Colonial Williamsburg’s Bruton Heights Education Center
Virginia Africana's statewide meeting and conference on Friday Nov. 7 in Williamsburg featuring a keynote by Dr. Keith L. Magee.

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VABC Raucous Auction

Fri. Nov. 14 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Where: Virginia Arts of the Book Center
Join us for the Raucous Auction as the Virginia Arts of the Book Center unveils their newest collaborative project, “Notions.”

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