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  • Do not Resist
    Created Equal Film Series
    Date
    Thursday, September 7
    Time
    6:30pm9:00pm
    Cost
    Free
    Join us for a free screening of "Do Not Resist." This screening is part of the "Created Equal" film and discussion series that focuses on themes related to civil rights, human rights, and social justice in American history.
  • Loving
    Film Festival
    Date
    Saturday, September 9
    Time
    3:00pm5:30pm
    Cost
    Free to $12
    "Loving" tells the story of Richard and Mildred Loving, the plaintiffs in the 1967 U.S. Supreme Court decision Loving v. Virginia, which invalidated state laws prohibiting interracial marriage. This film is part of the 2017 VCU Southern Film Festival.
  • An Outrage
    Film Festival
    Date
    Saturday, September 9
    Time
    6:00pm7:30pm
    Cost
    Free to $12
    "An Outrage" is a documentary film about lynching in the American South filmed on-location at lynching sites in six states and bolstered by the memories and perspectives of descendants, community activists, and scholars. This film is part of the 2017 VCU Southern Film Festival.
  • Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot
    Created Equal Film Series
    Date
    Thursday, October 26
    Time
    6:30pm9:00pm
    Cost
    Free
    Join us for a free screening of "Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot." This screening is part of the "Created Equal" film and discussion series that focuses on themes related to civil rights, human rights, and social justice in American history.
  • Documented: A film by an Undocumented American
    Created Equal Film Series
    Date
    Thursday, November 30
    Time
    6:30pm9:00pm
    Cost
    Free
    Join us for a free screening of "Documented: A film by an Undocumented American." This screening is part of the "Created Equal" film and discussion series that focuses on themes related to civil rights, human rights, and social justice in American history.
  • Gingerbread Tea
    Teas at Virginia House
    Date
    Sunday, December 3
    Time
    2:00pm4:00pm
    Cost
    $22 to $28
    Create a new family tradition. Design and build your own gingerbread house at Virginia House this holiday season. The Gingerbread House Teas are offered December 3 and 10 from 2 - 4 pm and December 9 and 16 from 10 am - 12 pm.
  • Gingerbread Tea
    Teas at Virginia House
    Date
    Saturday, December 9
    Time
    10:00am12:00pm
    Cost
    $22 to $28
    Create a new family tradition. Design and build your own gingerbread house at Virginia House this holiday season. The Gingerbread House Teas are offered December 3 and 10 from 2 - 4 pm and December 9 and 16 from 10 am - 12 pm.
  • Gingerbread Tea
    Teas at Virginia House
    Date
    Sunday, December 10
    Time
    2:00pm4:00pm
    Cost
    $22 to $28
    Create a new family tradition. Design and build your own gingerbread house at Virginia House this holiday season. The Gingerbread House Teas are offered December 3 and 10 from 2 - 4 pm and December 9 and 16 from 10 am - 12 pm.
  • Gingerbread Tea
    Teas at Virginia House
    Date
    Saturday, December 16
    Time
    10:00am12:00pm
    Cost
    $22 to $28
    Create a new family tradition. Design and build your own gingerbread house at Virginia House this holiday season. The Gingerbread House Teas are offered December 3 and 10 from 2 - 4 pm and December 9 and 16 from 10 am - 12 pm.
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    Independence Day Celebration
    Date
    Wednesday, July 4
    Time
    9:00am5:00pm
    Cost
    Free
    Join us for a 4th of July celebration at the Virginia Historical Society. This special day will feature a naturalization ceremony, a community concert, and much more.