"Our Story" 2024 Photovoice in Psychology Student Research Exhibition April 15th, 4-6pm, Hampton University Student Center BallroomEvent

2024 Hampton University Photovoice Research Exhibition

“Our Story,” the 2024 Hampton University Photovoice Research Exhibition, will exhibit how Photovoice projects move beyond the classroom to make a lasting impact!

April 15, 2024 | 4PM – 6PM | Hampton
Community Workshop: Nature Writing & Print With Laura Jones, Kim O’Donnell, and Sarah Piper Yates Pollock. April 6th, 9:30am to 4pm.Event

Nature Writing & Print Making

Join Laura Jones, Kim O’Donnell, and Sarah Piper Yates Pollock for a workshop that will feature freewriting, editing into poetry, and printing a short work at the print shop, reflecting on our own story and the natural world.

April 6, 2024 | 9:30AM – 4PM | Pilot
Pictures Captured Together: Flying in Place IV (A highly pixelated image of a person of color leaping or "flying" on a blue background.)Event

Flying In Place IV

Flying in Place is a “playback” theatre voyage set to live music and featuring creative writings by incarcerated PVCC students.

April 19–21, 2024 | Charlottesville
The Delaney Center's Screen to Square Series presents..."Red Tails"Event

Screen to Square – “Red Tails”

The DeLaney Center will screen the 2012 film “Red Tails” and consider African American military involvement in the US on April 2 as part of its Screen to Square Film Series.

April 2, 2024 | 5PM – 8PM | Lexington
Actors Nathan M. Richardson and Charmaine Crowell-White costumed and posing as Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman.Event

Meet Frederick Douglass & Harriet Tubman

Join Nathan M. Richardson as Frederick Douglass and Charmaine Crowell-White as Harriet Tubman for a conversation about the meaning of American Democracy with these two iconic leaders of the 19th Century Abolitionist Movement.

April 27, 2024 | 10AM – 2PM | Exmore
Actor Nathan M. Richardson poses as Frederick Douglass.Event

“It’s a Conversation” with Frederick Douglass

Join Nathan M. Richardson (appearing as Frederick Douglass) for a conversation about the meaning of American Democracy.

April 26, 2024 | 6PM – 8PM | Temperanceville
Poet Laureates selected by Virginia Community Colleges will perform their original poetry tied to the theme, "I Belong."Event

Virginia Community Colleges’ Poet Laureate Event

An esteemed panel of judges will evaluate their poetry, poise, and performance in order to select the statewide Poet Laureate of Virginia’s Community Colleges.

April 6, 2024 | 1PM – 3PM | Charlottesville
DDay Memorial in Bedford, VAEvent

When We Went In

The Memorial will be transformed in a stunning multi-media sensory display as the Memorial presents When We Went In: The D-Day Experience in Light and Sound, created exclusively for the National D-Day Memorial by the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology at Virginia Tech. As night falls, immerse yourself while D-Day unfolds all around you in a stunning display of light, imagery, and sound.

June 7–8, 2024 | 7:30PM – 10PM | Bedford
DDay Memorial in Bedford, VAEvent

80th Anniversary of D-Day Commemoration

The National D-Day Memorial will observe the 80th Anniversary of D-Day in a special ceremony honoring veterans in attendance.

June 6, 2024 | 11AM | Bedford
DDay Memorial in Bedford, VAEvent

Annual Memorial Day Commemoration Ceremony

Join The National D-Day Memorial for their annual Memorial Day commemoration, with free admission until noon. More details coming soon.

May 27, 2024 | 11AM – 12PM | Bedford