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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The Printed Word Endures

Sat. Jan. 31 - Sat. Apr. 11
Where: Virginia Arts of the Book Center - Charlottesville
Join publication designer and printmaker Josef Beery for an eight-week seminar investigating the nature of the book.

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Founding C-Ville

Mon. Apr. 13 6:30pm
Where: Jefferson School African American Heritage Center
Celebrate Jefferson's birthday with some of the founders who have made Charlottesville what it is today.

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Vincent Valdez: The Strangest Fruit

The Strangest Fruit (detail), 2013, oil on canvas, 55x92 inches (Courtesy of the artist, Photo by Mark Menjivar)
Mon. Apr. 27 - Fri. May. 29
Where: Staniar Gallery, Washington and Lee University in Lexington
Vincent Valdez' hyper-realistic oil and pastel paintings examine the historical mistreatment of Latinos in the United States.

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