Calendar of Events

Events & Public Meetings

Date    TimeEvent
Feb 4, 2023 Sat 10:00 AMSOLD 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 PMCocktails & 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 PMLecture: 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 PMConcert: 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 PMConcert: 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.