Events & Public Meetings
|Feb 4, 2023||Sat||10:00 AM||SOLD OUT - African American Heritage Trail Launch|
Help us launch the new route of the African American Waterfront Heritage Trail!
|Feb 9, 2023||Thu||7:00 PM||Cocktails & Confections: The Magic of Love|
Join the Alexandria-Caen Sister City Committee for a Valentine’s Day event celebrating the magic of love!
|Feb 13, 2023||Mon||7:00 PM||Lecture: Exposing the Alexandria Slave Pen|
Join City of Alexandria Archaeologist Dr. Benjamin Skolnik, as he explores the visual history of 1315 Duke Street in Alexandria, Virginia.
|Feb 16, 2023||Thu||CANCELLED: Short Film - AfAmerican History of Ft. Reno|
Brian Taylor (author of Fighting for Citizenship [UNC Press, 2020]), Miriam Gusevich (Catholic University) and Martin Paddack (Howard University) will share their work on the history of the Fort Reno neighborhood and their efforts to bring this history to the public.
|Feb 18, 2023||Sat||3:00 PM||Concert: Washington Revels Jubilee Voices|
The Washington Revels Jubilee Voices ensemble is committed to the preservation of African American history and traditions – presenting songs and stories of struggle and perseverance, trials, and triumphs, as expressed through a cappella music, drama, and dance.
|Mar 11, 2023||Sat||7:00 PM||Concert: An Evening of Irish Music|
The Irish Breakfast Band is a diverse group of DC, Northern Virginia and Maryland residents who meet Saturday mornings for a potluck breakfast. After breakfast is a rehearsal of its repertoire of Celtic tunes.