Juneteenth: A Homecoming Celebration

The Orange County African American Historical Society (OCAAHS) invites you to join its month-long Juneteenth celebration featuring online and in-person events. This year’s theme, A Homecoming Celebration, recognizes the role of Juneteenth in bringing families …

June 1 – July 6, 2022 | 6PM | Virtual


The work to preserve and interpret Black history as an integral, essential component of American history is a multigenerational commitment. Join Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello for “Ascendant,” a public summit at …

June 18, 2022 | 10:45AM | Charlottesville and Online
Reclaiming Our HistoryEvent

Reclaiming Our History

See how one rural Virginia county has used Ancestry.com and overlooked resources to discover ancestors who lived here before Emancipation and tell their stories.

June 18, 2022 | 1PM – 4PM | Online

Juneteenth at Red Hill

Come and enjoy Juneteenth, Sunday, June 19, 2022, with free admission to Patrick Henry’s Red Hill.

June 19, 2022 | 1PM – 5PM | Brookneal

Together We Rise

Join the Josephine School Community Museum, Josephine Improvement Association, and Clarke County Training School – Johnson Williams High School Reunion Association, for Clarke County’s first community Juneteenth Celebration.

June 18, 2022 | 11AM – 9PM | Berryville

The Great Dismal Swamp: Past and Present

Join Encyclopedia Virginia editor Patti Miller on May 11 for a fascinating look at the Great Dismal Swamp: Past and Present, as we present a conversation with Marcus Nevius, author of City of …

May 11, 2022 | 12PM – 1PM