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Piedmont Arts presents Dar He: The Story of ...

Venue: Rives Theatre Date: 02/02/2015 Location: Martinsville

In 1955, Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black Chicago youth traveled to the Mississippi Delta with country kinfolk and southern cooking on his mind. He... More Info

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Cuisines of Black Cultures

Venue: Seacobeck Dining ... Date: 02/02/2015 Location: Fredericksburg

Everyone is invited to come to UMW's Seacobeck Dining Hall for "Cuisines of Black Culture." This event will feature a variety of African cuisine.More Info

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Banner Lecture - "From Marshall to Moussaoui: ...

Venue: Virginia Historical ... Date: 02/05/2015 Location: Richmond

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia has, arguably, the most interesting and important history of any trial jurisdiction in... More Info

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Follow the Drinking Gourd at the Virginia Living Museum

Follow the Drinking Gourd at the Virginia Living ...

Venue: Virginia Living ... Date: 02/07/2015 and additional dates Location: Newport News
Follow the Drinking Gourd at the Virginia Living Museum

Celebrate Black History Month with this timeless classic program at the Virginia Living Museum about how slaves in the southern United States used ... More Info

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Basement to Attic Tours of Liberia Plantation

Venue: Manassas Museum's ... Date: 02/07/2015 and 02/21/2015 Location: Manassas
Liberia

Learn about the diverse people who inhabited Liberia during Black History Month tours.... More Info

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Annual Black History Program Celebration Breakfast

Venue: Crowne Plaza ... Date: 02/07/2015 Location: Hampton

Celebrate the start of Black History Month with members of the Aberdeen Gardens Historic and Civic Association at the 18th annual breakfast. This y... More Info

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Black History Month Celebration and Red Tails ...

Venue: Virginia Air & ... Date: 02/07/2015 Location: Hampton

Celebrating African American Achievements in aviation, science, and technology. Celebrating African American Achievements in aviation, science, and... More Info

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African Americans at Dabbs House: A Hidden History

Venue: Dabbs House Museum Date: 02/07/2015 Location: Henrico

All ages. Tour the museum and learn more about the role African Americans played in the history of this historic building. Go on four separate 15-m... More Info

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A View From The Backstairs at Maymont

Venue: Maymont Date: 02/07/2015 and 02/08/2015 Location: Richmond

Visit Maymont Mansion to experience Richmond’s Gilded Age showplace from the perspective of those who knew it as aworkplace. Like most ... More Info

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Second Sunday American Music Series

Venue: The Reynolds ... Date: 02/08/2015 and additional dates Location: Critz

The Reynolds Homestead will again host The American Music Series presenting five exciting concerts beginning on December 14, 2014 with a “Hol... More Info

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Monroe and Crises of Slavery

Venue: Ash Lawn-Highland Date: 02/11/2015 Location: Charlottesville

In honor of African American History Month, scholar Nicholas Wood will give a lecture, free and open to the public, on James Monroe and... More Info

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Swing Low Sweet Harriet: A Blend of Music & ...

Venue: Barns of Rose Hill Date: 02/13/2015 Location: Berryville

Sparky and Rhonda Rucker will present a family-oriented program based on Harriet Tubman’s work as a spy and scout during the Civil War when s... More Info

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Let Freedom Ring: Songs & Stories from the Civil ...

Venue: Barns of Rose Hill Date: 02/13/2015 Location: Berryville

Sparky and Rhonda Rucker use authentic, spirited songs, and Sparky’s first-hand experiences to present the story of the American civil rights... More Info

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Elijah Coles-Brown at the Children's Museum of ...

Venue: Children's Museum ... Date: 02/14/2015 and 02/14/2015 Location: Richmond

Join the Children's Museum of Richmond as we celebrate Black History Month with an impressive appearance by 10-year-old motivational spekaer Elijah... More Info

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Gallery Tour: Paths to Freedom

Venue: American Civil War ... Date: 02/15/2015 Location: Richmond

Join Museum Educator Sean Kane for a guided tour of our signature exhibit In the Cause of Liberty. This program will highlight artifacts and displa... More Info

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A Raisin in the Sun - Drama

Venue: TheatreWorks Date: 02/20/2015 - 02/21/2015 and additional dates Location: Martinsville

Set on Chicago's South Side, the plot revolves around the divergent dreams and conflicts within three generations ofthe Younger family: son W... More Info

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"The Odyssey of Soul" with Horace Scruggs

Venue: Piedmont Virginia ... Date: 02/21/2015 Location: Charlottesville

The foundations of African and African-American musical traditions such as blue notes, syncopation and call-and-response styles transformed America... More Info

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National African American Read-In + Family Day at ...

Venue: Piedmont Arts Date: 02/21/2015 Location: Martinsville

Join Piedmont Arts for a celebration of African-American authors as the museum participates in the Twenty-Sixth National African American Read-In, ... More Info

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