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Preserving Family and Community History through Oral Tradition with Dr. Natalie Robertson

Learn the guidelines for planning, conducting and recording oral history projects to preserve your family and community history.

May 1, 2021 | 1PM – 2:30PM | Newport News, Virginia
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This Is Us: Preserving Our Church Histories

On April 17 and April 24, join Virginia Humanities grantee Literacy InterActives, Inc. for two webinars on the historic preservation of churches and church culture in Virginia.

April 17, 2021 | 11AM – 1PM
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Quarter Place Cemetery Dedication & Remembrance Ceremony

Join Patrick Henry’s Red Hill and members of the local African American community in a dedication of the Quarter Place Cemetery in remembrance of the enslaved population of Red Hill and their descendants.

June 5, 2021 | 11AM – 4PM | Brookneal, VA
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This Is Us: Preserving Our Church Histories

On April 17 and April 24, join Virginia Humanities grantee Literacy InterActives, Inc. for two webinars on the historic preservation of churches and church culture in Virginia.

April 24, 2021 | 11AM – 1PM
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Grants Workshop for Southwest Virginia

Please join members of our Grants staff for an introduction to the work of Virginia Humanities focusing on funding opportunities. Co-hosted with the Wytheville Dept. of Museums.

March 29, 2021 | 9:30AM – 12PM | Online
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Baddest Girl on the Planet

Heather Frese is the winner of the Lee Smith Novel Award for her debut book, The Baddest Girl on the Planet. Frese will discuss her coming-of-age novel and share her …

March 18, 2021 | 6PM | Facebook
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Preparing for the Apocalypse One Novel at a Time

Franklin Horton, author of The Borrowed World series, has established himself as one of the leading voices in the prepper fiction community. This sub-genre of apocalyptic fiction focuses on characters …

March 8, 2021 | 6PM | Facebook
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Expanded Access to History

The Honorable Gary M. Clemens, clerk of the circuit court, and Eric Larson, historic records manager of the clerk of the circuit court historic records division will discuss the preparation, …

February 22, 2021 | 6:30PM | Online