This is a two-part class taught by Alexander Barnes and Maj. Gen. Tim Williams. The first part will take place on Thursday, March 9, and the second on Thursday, March 16. Join us to learn about America’s involvement in World War I.
This one-session class will be taught by Robert J. Dalessandro. It will take place at 5:30 p.m. on March 30. Learn the story of the American Battle Monuments Commission and see how it is maintaining its relevance into its second century.
This is a two-part class taught by Dr. John M. Coski. Class one will take place on Thursday, April 20, and class two on Thursday, April 27. Learn about the full history of the Confederate battle flag, from its Civil War origins to today, and the evolution of the flag’s multiple meanings and the implications of those meanings for its place in modern culture.
Virginia History Day is a history competition for students grades six through twelve. The Virginia History Day Competition will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Virginia Historical Society.