Calendar of Events

Events & Public Meetings

Date    TimeEvent
Jun 4, 2024 Tue 3:30 PMACRP Planning for Benjamin Thomas Remembrance
In-person meeting at Alexandria Black History Museum
Jun 4, 2024 Tue 5:00 PMACRP Steering Committee Meeting
In-person meeting.
Jun 8, 2024 Sat 10:00 AMStory Time for Little Historians
This FREE, fun, and educational story time is geared to children ages 5-8 years old and features stories related to Black History.
Jun 14, 2024 Fri 7:00 PMLecture: Slave Trading in the Civil War South
From Fort Sumter to Appomattox, Confederates bought and sold thousands of men, women, and children through a surviving trade in slaves. Even though the war destroyed the cotton economy that had long underpinned American slavery and fueled the slave trade, Confederates used slave commerce to shape their experiences of the war.
Jun 19, 2024 Wed 1:30 PMNational Juneteenth Holiday at Market Square
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria’s Division of African American History for storytelling and music that celebrate Juneteenth and African American heritage. The Washington Revels Jubilee Voices will present a lively, interactive concert featuring traditional music, dance, and spoken word.

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