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We Stand for Justice: Proclamation and Exhibit

This virtual program will include a salute to thirty-six African American activists from Newport News, followed by a reading of a proclamation of appreciation to African Americans in Newport News …

February 28, 2021 | Online
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New Grant Application Deadlines

Effective immediately the deadlines for our Spring & Fall grants have changed.

Michael Croley - Any Other PlaceEvent

A Conversation with Michael Croley

Michael Croley, author of Any Other Place, will be the first guest in the 2021 Buchanan County Public Library’s speaker series. Mr. Croley was born in the foothills of the …

January 25, 2021 | 6PM | Online
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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