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
Old barn in Shenandoah CountyEvent

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
Book Title PageEvent

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

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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