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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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Stamped from the Beginning

This fall, Virginia Beach Public Libraries is offering a series of programs that explore the legacy of racial injustice in the Hampton Roads and Virginia Beach areas. The series entitled Stamped …

October 6–25, 2021 | Virginia Beach, VA
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Museums on Main Street – Danville

Museums on Main Street (MoMS) continues with a month’s long residence at the Danville Museum of Art and History. Presented in partnership with Virginia’s Association of Museums, MoMS is part …

October 16 – November 21, 2021 | Danville, Virginia
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Using Tree-Ring Dating to Examine Historic Barns

Earlier this year, the Shenandoah County Historical Society completed a program to examine six historic barns using dendroarchaeology (tree-ring science). This science allows us to determine the year trees used …

October 26, 2021 | 7PM | Virtual
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Using Tree-Ring Dating To Examine Historic Barns

Upcoming virtual program hosted by the Shenandoah County Historical Society   Earlier this year, the Shenandoah County Historical Society (SCHS) completed a program to examine six historic barns using dendroarchaeology …

October 26, 2021 | 7PM
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Liberty is Sweet: A Conversation with Woody Holton

Join Encyclopedia Virginia editor Patricia Miller in conversation with Woody Holton about his much-anticipated new book Liberty is Sweet: The Hidden History of the American Revolution. In this sweeping reassessment of the American …

October 29, 2021 | 12PM – 1PM | Zoom
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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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Edgar A. Long Book Launch

Edgar A. Long served as principal for the Christiansburg Institute from 1906 to 1923. The Christiansburg Institute was the first Black secondary school in Southwest Virginia. Although its 100-year history …

November 10, 2021 | 6PM | Shawsville
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Letterpress Core Skills: Fall Session 2021

Four Classes on Two Consecutive Weekends November 13 & 14 and 20 & 21 (10 AM – 4 PM) UVa Education Benefit Eligible** Participants of all skill levels welcome* This …

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November 13, 2021 | 10AM – 4PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, Virginia
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SHELF LIFE—Beloved Beasts: Michelle Nijhuis in Conversation with Donna Lucey

Michelle Nijhuis discusses Beloved Beasts: Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction, her vibrant history of the modern conservation movement seen through the lives and ideas of the people …

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November 18, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL
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Pocahontas Reframed

The Pocahontas Reframed Film Festival honors the contributions of Native Americans and reinvigorates conversations about telling stories of indigenous life. This November, the fifth annual Pocahontas Reframed Film Festival returns …

November 19–21, 2021 | Richmond, Virginia
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Museums on Main Street – Stuart

Museums on Main Street (MoMS) continues with a month’s long residence at the Reynolds Homestead. Presented in partnership with Virginia’s Association of Museums, MoMS is part of the Smithsonian Traveling …

December 4, 2021 – January 9, 2022 | Stuart, Virginia
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Partners in Philanthropy

Join us for a series of webinars intended to expose and educate the public to the significance of partnerships between the Rosenwald and Jeanes Funds, Dr. Booker T. Washington and …

December 16, 2021
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Museums on Main Street – Tazewell County

Museums on Main Street (MoMS) continues with a month’s long residence at the Historic Crab Orchard Museum. Presented in partnership with Virginia’s Association of Museums, MoMS is part of the …

January 20 – February 27, 2022 | Tazewell County, Virginia
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