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Dinosaur Prophecy at the Virginia Living Museum

Dinosaur Prophecy at the Virginia Living Museum

Venue: Virginia Living ... Date: 05/24/2014 - 09/01/2014 Location: Newport News
Dinosaur Prophecy at the Virginia Living Museum

Everyone knows of the sudden death of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. But did you know that numerous species of dinosaurs lived…and ... More Info

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Walking Tours

Old Town Walking Tours

Venue: The Manassas Museum Date: 05/24/2014 - 08/30/2014 Location: Manassas
Walking Tours

Enjoy Old Town Manassas walking tours through the histroic district and learn about landmark buildings and the people who built the town. Every ... More Info

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Liberia

Liberia Summer Tours

Venue: The Manassas Museum Date: 06/01/2014 - 08/31/2014 Location: Manassas
Liberia

Learn more about the historic 1825 home where both Confederate and Union forces made their headquarters and President Lincoln visited during ... More Info

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War of 1812 Buccaneer-Hollywood Style

Venue: The Lyceum Date: 08/27/2014 - 08/28/2014 Location: Alexandria

As part of Alexandria's War of 1812 Signature Weekend, come see Hollywood's version of the era at 2 fun nights of vintage war pictures, shown at ... More Info

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Civil War Series: The Meaning and Legacy of ...

Venue: Staunton Public ... Date: 08/27/2014 Location: Staunton

Faded... from the Memory of the Average Reader: The Meaning and Legacy of Fisher’s Hill.

Presented by Jonathan A. Noyalas, Assistant ... More Info

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How Chessie the Sea Serpent Swam into the Heart ...

Venue: The Mariners' Museum Date: 08/27/2014 Location: Newport News

Dr. Eric Cheezum lectures on “Chessie,” the Chesapeake Bay’s very own “sea monster” that became a local celebrity in ... More Info

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Lynchburg’s Prisoner of War Camp

Venue: Museum of the ... Date: 08/28/2014 Location: Appomattox

According to Dr. Clifton Potter, Professor of History at Lynchburg College, Lynchburg's POW camp may have been one of the most humane camps in the ... More Info

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Fall Open House Salon

Venue: The John Marshall ... Date: 08/28/2014 Location: Richmond

It's time for tours and hors d'oeuvres again! Join us after work on Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 5:30- 8:30, for a glass of wine, some hors ... More Info

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Emma Yates Memorial Library Book Signing

Venue: Emma Yates Memorial ... Date: 08/28/2014 Location: Pocahontas

The Emma Yates Memorial Library will be having a book signing.  The three area featured authors will be:

Ken Henderson of Pounding ... More Info

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Summer Concert Series -- 2014 Quantico Marine ...

Venue: National Museum of ... Date: 08/28/2014 Location: Triangle

Join us on the Museum parade deck to hear the Quantico Marine Corps Band.  Bring your lawn chairs or picnic blankets and family and ... More Info

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Starr Hill's Taste Tradition

Venue: Williamsburg Inn Date: 08/29/2014 and 08/31/2014 Location: Williamsburg

Virginia has been a trendsetter in culinary arts since Thomas Jefferson returned from France and brought his newfound knowledge of food and wine ... More Info

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Meet the Author Series at Big Walker Lookout & BW ...

Venue: Big Walker Lookout ... Date: 08/30/2014 and additional dates Location: Wytheville

Virginia's Oldest Privately owned & operated attraction, Big Walker Lookout & BW Country Store will host a wide range of FREE events for ... More Info

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Fabulous 1940s Party at Oatlands

Venue: Oatlands Historic ... Date: 08/30/2014 Location: Leesburg

Fabulous 1940s themed, tented party at Oatlands! Featuring Doc Scantlin's Palmettos, cocktails by Catoctin Creek, wines by Fabbioli Cellars and ... More Info

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Kody Norris & the Watauga Mountain Boys

Venue: Carter Family Fold Date: 08/30/2014 Location: Hiltons

World famous Carter Family Fold--a must on the Crooked Road Music Trail. The Fold presents programs to promote and preserve old time and bluegrass ... More Info

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Living History Reenactment

Venue: William King Museum ... Date: 08/30/2014 Location: Abingdon

The Civil War comes to life as historians recreate an image of the war obtained from the Library of Congress. Take a tour of the scene guided by ... More Info

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The Story of Tom and Pharoah

Venue: Meadow Farm Museum Date: 08/30/2014 Location: Glen Allen

All ages. On August 30, 1800, slaves Tom and Pharaoh informed Meadow Farm’s Mosby Sheppard of a planned slave insurrection and secured ... More Info

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Roberta Wilhelm

Venue: Sudley Church Date: 08/30/2014 Location: Manassas

Observation of the 2nd Battle of Manassas/Bull Run, 153 years later:

10 a.m.: Tour: Standoff at the Railroad: focusing on the morning ... More Info

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More than the Score: Jefferson's University in ...

Venue: Alumni Hall Date: 08/30/2014 Location: Charlottesville

Have you ever wondered what early life at the University of Virginia was like? Why did the early university faculty pass the “Riot ... More Info

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