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Memory’s Journey: Addressing Difficult Family History

Memory’s Journey: Addressing Difficult Family History For Archives Month, join us at the Library to explore how family histories are preserved by archival institutions throughout the commonwealth and how we encounter …

October 26, 2022 | 6PM – 7PM | Library of Virginia
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Descendants Day at Highland

Join James Monroe’s Highland on Saturday, June 11, from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., for Descendants Day. The Highland Council of Descendant Advisors invites you to an afternoon with other individuals …

June 11, 2022 | 1PM – 4PM | James Monroe's Highland, Charlottesville, VA
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Ascendant

Young Voices Rising: New Generations of Descendants The work to preserve and interpret Black history as an integral, essential component of American history is a multi-generational commitment. Join Thomas Jefferson’s …

June 18, 2022 | Charlottesville and Online
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The Great Dismal Swamp: Past & Present

A Conversation between Encyclopedia Virginia editor Patti Miller, author Marcus Nevius, and cultural geographer Alexandra Sutton Law Join Encyclopedia Virginia editor Patti Miller on May 11 for a fascinating look at the Great Dismal …

May 11, 2022 | 12PM – 1PM | Zoom Webinar
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2022 General Assembly Session

January 5, 2022 12:00PM This Wednesday, Preservation Virginia is bringing together lawmakers, preservationists, civic leaders, architects and developers to discuss historic preservation and how it benefits local communities. Register here.

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Special Meeting on Cultural Justice in Virginia

Virginia legislators and state government and cultural agency leaders held a Special Meeting on Cultural Justice in Virginia on Monday, December 6, 2021, from 6:00-8:00pm ET. Officials heard from descendants of …

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Archaeology, Social Relevance, and Community Engagement

Join Preservation Virginia and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR) for a webinar to explore archaeology and community engagement, and how archaeology can be more relevant to present day …

November 17, 2021 | 12PM – 1:15AM
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Spring 2021 Task Force Meeting

The Virginia African American Cultural Resources Task Force will hold its Spring 2021 meeting virtually on Monday, May 24, from 3:00-5:00pm. The video recorded meeting is open to the public. …

May 24, 2021 | 3PM – 5PM | Zoom
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