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September 2017

  • Sep 13

    13th Annual Naturalization Ceremony

    When: 11:00am to 1:00pm

    Location:

    Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    16120 Chiswell Lane

    Beaverdam, VA 23015

    Held for the thirteenth consecutive year, the Naturalization Ceremony has become a distinctly patriotic event at Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown. It serves as a reminder of the varied makeup of our nation's citizenry which, through natural birth or Naturalization, weaves the cultural…

  • Sep 23

    Give a Day RVA

    When: 9:00am to 12:30pm

    Location:

    The John Marshall House

    818 East Marshall Street 

    Richmond, VA 23219

    HandsOn Greater Richmond is hosting its regional day of service, Give a Day RVA, September 23. The Richmond community has an opportunity to choose a project at one of 55 non-profit and commnunity sites across the region, including the John Marshall…

  • Sep 23

    Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

    Location:

    Cape Henry Lighthouse: 583 Atlantic Avenue, Fort Story, Virginia 23459

    Patrick Henry's Scotchtown: 16120 Chiswell Lane, Beaverdam, Virginia 23015

    John Marshall House: 818 East Marshall Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219

    Bacon's Castle: 465 Bacon's Castle Trail, Surry, Virginia 23883

    Smith's Fort: 217 Smith Fort Lane, Surry, Virginia 23883

    Preservation Virginia’s museums are participating in Smithsonian Museum Day Live! In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open…

  • Sep 23

    Time Travelers: A Free Weekend of Richmond History

    When: 10:00am to 5:00pm

    Location:

    The John Marshall House

    818 East Marshall Street 

    Richmond, VA 23219

    Enjoy a weekend of time travel at Richmond's historic homes and museums September 23 and 24. In addition to the John Marshall House, the sites listed below will offer free admission to visitors who show a Time Travelers Passport, which is available…

  • Sep 26

    Free Screening of Rosenwald Film in Lexington

    When: 5:30pm to 6:45pm

    Location:

    300 Diamond St.
    Lexington, VA 24450

    Join Preservation Virginia, the Historic Lexington Foundation and the Rockbridge Historical Society for a free screening of Rosenwald, Aviva Kempner's powerful film about African American education in the early 20th century. Focusing on philanthropist Julius Rosenwald's partnerships with African American communities across the South, the film documents the effort to build 5,500…