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Together We Rise

Juneteenth is a federal holiday that commemorates the end of legal slavery in the United States. It has its origins on June 19, 1865, the day the enslaved people of Galveston, Texas, …

June 18, 2022 | 11AM – 9PM | Berryville
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Reclaiming Two-Spirits

Join historian, author, and Virginia Humanities Fellow Gregory D. Smithers for a discussion of his new book, Reclaiming Two-Spirits: Sexuality, Spiritual Renewal & Sovereignty in Native America in person at the …

April 26, 2022 | 12PM – 1PM | Richmond
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There All Along

Join Reclaiming the Monument, the American Civil War Museum, and the Valentine on Friday, April 22, 2022, 6:00-9:00pm as they uncover untold truths and hidden histories of espionage, perseverance, and courage inside the Executive …

April 22, 2022 | 6PM – 9PM | Richmond
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A Vanished Dream: Wartime Story of My Japanese Grandfather

On Thursday, April 21, Virginia Humanities director of education Emma Ito will join the award-winning photojournalist Regina H. Boone for a conversation about Boone’s latest documentary film A Vanished Dream: …

April 21, 2022 | 7PM – 8PM
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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
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Still Standing: Brownsburg’s Slave Houses

The Historic Lexington Foundation (HLF) and the Brownsburg Museum are pleased to present a tour of five historic, former slave houses in the Brownsburg community. The tour is FREE and …

May 7, 2022 | 10AM – 4PM | The Brownsburg Museum, Brownsburg, Virginia