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Colonial Foodways Virtual Cooking Demonstration

Join us and our friends at Stratford Hall for the next Colonial Foodways program featuring Justin Cherry, who will demonstrate baking in a clay oven and feature recipes from colonial …

November 24, 2020 | 7PM – 9PM | Online
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Looking Back

From a waterfall tumbling down Toole’s Creek to a misty morning on an early Abingdon Main Street to the dormered cottage that was the original Johnston Memorial Hospital, Looking Back: …

December 3, 2020 – March 8, 2021 | Abingdon, VA
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Working with Immigrant/Refugee Children & Families: Session 1

Join us for the first in a series of teaching webinars in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Education’s history and social science program. With engaging group discussions, visits from …

September 15, 2020 | 3:30PM – 5PM | Online
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Working with Immigrant/Refugee Children & Families: Session 2

Join us for the second in a series of teaching webinars in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Education’s history and social science program. With engaging group discussions, visits from …

September 24, 2020 | 3:30PM – 5PM | Online
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Working with Immigrant/Refugee Children & Families: Session 3

Join us for the third in a series of teaching webinars in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Education’s history and social science program. With engaging group discussions, visits from …

October 1, 2020 | 3:30PM – 5PM | Online
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Food, Politics, & Colonial Women with Dr. Nancy Siegel

A Taste of Democracy: Federal Cake, Liberty Tea, and Culinary Activism in the Early Republic. Moderated by Stratford Hall’s Director of Programming, Education, and Visitor Engagement Dr. Kelley Fanto Deetz, …

October 3, 2020 | 7PM | Online
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Tobacco Culture & Pipes in the Colonial Era

Justin Fornal, host of “Unexplained & Unexplored” on Discovery Channel and the Science Channel, takes us on a smokey journey into the culture, etiquette, and craft of colonial pipes.  Learn …

September 8, 2020 | 7PM | Online
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African American Foodways Cooking Demonstration

Stratford Hall’s 1738 kitchen will become center stage with historical interpreter and chef, Dontavius Williams. Cooking traditional African American dishes, Williams will share stories of plantation kitchen labor and the …

September 22, 2020 | 7PM | Online
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African American Foodways Cooking Demonstration

Stratford Hall’s 1738 kitchen will become center stage with historical interpreter and chef, Dontavius Williams. Cooking traditional African American dishes, Williams will share stories of plantation kitchen labor and the …

August 25, 2020 | 7PM | Online