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Museums on Main Street – Ashland

Museums on Main Street (MoMS) kicks off with a month’s long residence at the Ashland Museum. Presented in partnership with Virginia’s Association of Museums, MoMS is part of the Smithsonian …

August 28 – October 3, 2021 | Ashland, Virginia
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The Banyan Tree of the Americas: Music Evolution in the African Diaspora

Semilla Cultural is proud to announce “The Banyan Tree of the Americas: Music Evolution in the African Diaspora”: Take a journey through the resilient and entangled roots of our ancestors. …

August 28 – October 3, 2021 | Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Undefeated StoryWalk

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 …

September 7–30, 2021 | Virginia Beach, VA
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Exploring Coastal Virginia’s Racial Legacy of Place and Displacement

This event is part of an open play-making process, which shows how the arts can be particularly effective in reflecting on the history of social challenges and exploring their connections …

September 27, 2021 | 7PM – 8:30PM | Virginia Beach
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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 …

September 29, 2021 | 6PM | Christiansburg
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Hillbilly Hustle

Join author Wesley Browne at the Buchanan County Public Library for a discussion of his debut 2020 novel Hillbilly Hustle.

September 30, 2021 | 6PM | Grundy, VA
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Undoing Drugs: A Conversation with Maia Szalavitz

Maia Szalavitz, author of Undoing Drugs: The Untold Story of Harm Reduction and the Future of Addiction, discusses the story of harm reduction and its potential to tame the opioid …

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September 30, 2021 | 12PM | VIRTUAL
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The Foundation for AAPI Studies- Part 2

What are some of the most important pieces about the AAPI (Asian American and Pacific Islander) experience that should be included in the K-12 curriculum? How should we teach that …

October 6, 2021 | 3:30PM – 5PM | Online
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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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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 …

October 6, 2021 | 6PM | Blacksburg
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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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Artist’s Talk/Presentation 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 12, 2021 | 5:30PM | Virginia Humanities at Dairy Central, Charlottesville
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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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Bookbinding Core Skills: Fall Session 2021

This four-part Bookbinding Core Series prepares participants to undertake a wide range of projects and additional classes in intermediate and advanced bookbinding techniques and book structures.

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October 16, 2021 | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center
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