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 11, 2023 Sat 11:00 AMTales for Young Historians (Ages 5-8)
History is around every corner in Alexandria. Learn about African American heroes and history through books and activities, and leave inspired to learn more. Masks are required for this indoor program.
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 7:00 PMShort 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 2:00 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 11:00 AMTales for Young Historians (Ages 5-8)
History is around every corner in Alexandria. Learn about African American heroes and history through books and activities, and leave inspired to learn more. Masks are required for this indoor program.

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