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The Masked Ball – Return of the Raucous Auction Live Event Nov. 4!

Friends, we are happy to celebrate an in-person return of our annual Raucous Auction–The Masked Ball–on November 4th at 5:30 PM! Our month-long, 25th anniversary-inspired exhibition will culminate in a live event, held in the Lemon Lounge of Virginia Humanities’ new HQ!

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November 4, 2021 | 5:30PM – 7PM | Virginia Humanities, 946 Grady Avenue Ste 100, Charlottesville, VA, 22903
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The 2021 Raucous Auction Now Online Oct.4 – Nov.4

Friends, please join us merrily–verily or virtually–for the 25th anniversary of the book arts in Virginia! Virginia Center for the Book is celebrating with a special Raucous Auction this year–the Masked Ball–a limited ticket event which you can attend on Thursday, November 4 from 5:30-7PM…or participate in a live online silent auction at any time during the month of October in the runup to the auction.

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October 4 – November 4, 2021 | Virginia Humanities, 946 Grady Avenue Ste 100, Charlottesville, VA, 22903
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Route 1 Reads Poetry Reading

As a part of our annual Route 1 Reads recommended reading initiative, this free, virtual poetry reading featured poets selected by each East Coast Center for the Book and was …

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This Sunday, September 5 (2-5 PM) – UNAPOLOGETIC Drop-in Session

Women and female-identifying individuals are invited to drop in at the Center and lend their voices to UNAPOLOGETIC in an activity that will take about 10 minutes.A selection of participant …

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September 5, 2021 | 2PM – 5PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, Virginia
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We’re Hiring! Va. Center for the Book Associate position

We’re hiring a Center for the Book Associate supports all areas of Center programming, including national, regional, and statewide reading initiatives, the Virginia Festival of the Book, and Book Arts …

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Book Arts Membership FY21/22: Join Us Today!

Book Arts memberships are now open for the 2021-2022 year. If you are new to Book Arts, please consider becoming a member to join our community of makers and receive …

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Marbling Demonstration & Workshop with Maria Giannini

This presentation has been canceled! Due to evolving international COVID restrictions, Maria’s travel to the United States will not be possible at this time.We hope to reschedule Maria’s visit with us …

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October 10, 2021 | 2PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Sunday, September 12 (5:00 PM) – UNAPOLOGETIC Residency Wrap-up Presentation

The artists will present and discuss their weeklong work at the Center as well as some of their previous collaborations. There is no fee for this presentation, but registration is …

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September 12, 2021 | 5PM – 6PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Virginia Center for the Book: Annual Wayzgoose Celebration – Sunday, August 8, 2021

A Gathering for Members & Friends of the VCB Book Arts Program What’s a wayzgoose?A print shop holiday! Back in the day (17thc. England), master printers gave a feast or other “entertainment” for their …

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August 8, 2021 | 1PM – 6PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, Virginia