"In the Beginning, all America was Virginia."
William Byrd II
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Stories at the Museum

Saturday, May 17, 11:00am12:00pm
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Virginia Historical Society
Part of the Stories at the Museum category.
Part of the program.

The Virginia Historical Society continues to offer special educator-led readings of children's history books during 2014.  Stories at the Museum programs are free and open to all ages.

 Every Stories at the Museum program will include:

  • a group reading of the selected history-themed picture book
  • a make-it-and-take-it craft activity related to the text

Each month the books will have a different theme.

Upcoming Dates:

May 17

June 7 and 21

July 5 and 19

August 2 and 16

September 6 and 20  

October 4 and 18 

November 1 and 15

December 6   

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage

WWII History

American Revolution History

Fun Virginia Tales

Hispanic American Heritage

Famous Virginians

Native American Heritage

Famous Americans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Programs take place every month on select Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.

Come join the fun at the VHS!

Caroline Legros, School program coordinator

Caroline Legros, School Program Coordinator

Do you have a question about an upcoming Stories at the Museum program? Feel free to contact me at 804.342.9652 or at clegros@vahistorical.org.

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Families of all ages enjoy Stories at the Museum.
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Children create crafts related to the story they read in the VHS galleries.
Stories at the Museum
Families of all ages enjoy Stories at the
Stories at the Museum craft time
Children create crafts related to the stor

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