Calendar of Events

Events & Public Meetings

Date    TimeEvent
Jun 1, 2023 Thu 7:00 PMLecture: Women Spies of D-Day
Dr. Kim Bernard Holien returns to tell us how courageous Allied women provided intelligence that enabled General Eisenhower to break through the Atlantic Wall of Hitler's Fortress Europe, liberating first Normandy, then France.
Jun 4, 2023 Sun 1:00 PMAnnual D-Day Commemoration
Join the Alexandria-Caen Sister City Committee for a free commemorative event featuring World War II reenactors with displays, a 1940’s jazz band, swing dancing, the U.S. Army Fife and Drum Corps, children’s activities, and a ceremony featuring special guests and local elected officials.
Jun 6, 2023 Tue 10:00 AMHARC Advocacy Committee
In-person meeting
Jun 7, 2023 Wed 3:00 PMACRP Remembrance Planning Committee
In person meeting at The Lloyd House.
Jun 9, 2023 Fri 12:00 PMHARC Adhoc Proposed Street Naming Committee
In-person Meeting
Jun 10, 2023 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Camp Day at Fort Ward
Learn about soldier and civilian life during the Civil War, and enjoy a regimental band concert, at Fort Ward Museum’s annual Civil War Camp Day.
Jun 10, 2023 Sat 10:30 AMTales for Young Historians
The Alexandria Black History Museum and the Alexandria Library invite you to a collaborative event celebrating Juneteenth.
Jun 12, 2023 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister Cities Committee
In-person meeting
Jun 17, 2023 Sat 10:00 AMDouglass Cemetery Remembrance
Join supporters and volunteers at the historic Black cemetery to place purple ribbons of remembrance on the gravestones and attend a short ceremony following in honor of those buried in Douglass Cemetery and the Juneteenth holiday
Jun 19, 2023 Mon 9:00 AMJuneteenth Park & Cemetery Clean-Up
Let’s honor Juneteenth as a community by cleaning the Frederick Douglass Memorial and Penny Hill Cemeteries on June 19. Grab the people you love and join RPCA outdoors from 9-11 a.m. to participate in this effort.
Jun 19, 2023 Mon 11:00 AMSpecial Juneteenth Museum Hours & Storytime
Enjoy special extended hours from 11a – 5p at Alexandria Black History Museum & Freedom House Museum.
Jun 19, 2023 Mon 2:00 PMWashington Revels Jubilee Juneteenth Concert
Enjoy traditional African American songs of struggle and freedom with the Washington Revels Jubilee Voices ensemble.
Jun 21, 2023 Wed 7:00 PMAlexandria Archaeological Commission (AAC)
Walkabout meeting
Jul 11, 2023 Tue 1:00 PMACRP Remembrance Planning Committee
In person meeting at The Lloyd House.
Jul 19, 2023 Wed 7:00 PMAlexandria Archaeological Commission (AAC)
In-person meeting
Aug 3, 2023 Thu 3:00 PMACRP Remembrance Planning Committee
In person meeting at The Lloyd House.