3rd Annual Meeting of VAAMHSN

African American Heritage Program

The third annual statewide meeting of the Virginia African American Museums and Historic Sites Network will take place on Tuesday, March 20, 2012, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the City Center Marriot in Newport News.

The meeting, co-sponsored by the VAAMHSN, the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, and the Virginia Association of Museums, will begin immediately following the conclusion of the VAM 2012 Conference.  There is no charge for VAAMHSN meeting attendance, however paid registration is required to attend the VAM conference, “Launching New Connections”, March 17-20, at the City Center Marriot. You may register for the Conference online.

For further information about the Virginia African American Museums and Historic Sites Network or the March 20 meeting, please contact Leondra Burchall, Director of African American Programs, lburchall@virginia.edu or 434-243-5528; or Carolyn Cades, Program Associate, Public Programs, 434-924-7202.