Tag: Black History Month

History in Focus: A Series

All ages. Explore historical topics in detail with staff-led specialty tours that use the historic structures and artifacts as touchstones to the past. Information: sic@henrico.us Saturdays, 1-3pm at Meadow Farm Museum. Feb 23: Come Freedom Learn how the Meadow Farm and other 19th century enslaved people sought freedom both physically and spiritually. Explore the religion, […] Continue reading History in Focus: A Series

History in Focus: A Series

All ages. Explore historical topics in detail with staff-led specialty tours that use the historic structures and artifacts as touchstones to the past. Information: sic@henrico.us Saturdays, 1-3pm at Meadow Farm Museum. Feb 23: Come Freedom Learn how the Meadow Farm and other 19th century enslaved people sought freedom both physically and spiritually. Explore the religion, […] Continue reading History in Focus: A Series

History in Focus: A Series

All ages. Explore historical topics in detail with staff-led specialty tours that use the historic structures and artifacts as touchstones to the past. Information: sic@henrico.us Saturdays, 1-3pm at Meadow Farm Museum. Feb 23: Come Freedom Learn how the Meadow Farm and other 19th century enslaved people sought freedom both physically and spiritually. Explore the religion, […] Continue reading History in Focus: A Series

Generation Dream

Generation Dream 2019 presents a diverse cast of talented young people speaking out about issues of social justice, and their hopes for a future in which youth of all backgrounds can flourish. All performances honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy and vision of peace, nonviolence, and social justice. Free. Doors open at 2pm, and […] Continue reading Generation Dream

Legendary Dance Night

Ages 50+. Dance the night away with the CenterStage Band honoring music legends – Aretha Franklin, Luther Vandross, Prince, and Motown’s greatest entertainers! Music by the Center Stage Band. It will be a legendary night to remember! Light refreshments will be served. Information: cun04@henrico.us Purchase tickets. ($10) Continue reading Legendary Dance Night

African Dance, Music, and the Oral Tradition

No matter your age or background, the spirit and the openness of the Elegba Folklore Society will enchant you, closing the gap between performer and audience.  In this performance, dancers, drummers, singers, spoken word artists and masquerades focus primarily on West Africa to interactively spur an evolving understanding of the cultural and historical underpinnings of […] Continue reading African Dance, Music, and the Oral Tradition

Legendary Dance Night – Sold Out

Celebrate Black History Month with the Center Stage Band! Dance the night away honoring music legends -Aretha Franklin, Luther Vandross, Prince, and Motown’s greatest entertainers! Enjoy an evening of non-stop dazzling soul music. Don’t miss the Soul Train line and other popular line dances! It will be a legendary night to remember! For ages 18+. […] Continue reading Legendary Dance Night – Sold Out