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29th Division badge See You In Class

The History of the 29th Infantry Division in the 20th Century by Alexander Barnes and Brig. Gen. Tim Williams

May 28  |  5:30pm – 7:00pm  |  Cost:  $25 to $30

This single-session class, taught by Alexander Barnes and Brig. Gen. Tim Williams, will take place on Thursday, May 28. Learn about the fascinating history of the 29th Division of the U.S. Army.
   
Edgeworth Behind the Scenes Tour

Before and After Mad Men:  Advertising and the American Dream
 
May 30  |  10:30am – 12:00pm  |  Cost:  $10 to $17

Join us on a tour of American advertising as we explore the growth of advertising in Virginia, the production and promotion of various products and brands, and how advertisements both create and reflect cultural trends and issues. (Register today for THREE different Behind the Scenes Tours and receive a 20% discount.)

   
See You On the Bus

Suffolk: Dismal Swamp

June 10  |  7:00am – 5:00pm  |  Cost:  $119

Join us on a bus trip to Suffolk as we explore the Great Dismal Swamp.
   
John Wilkes Booth Hazel and Fulton Chauncey Lecture

"Fortune’s Fool: The Life of John Wilkes Booth," by Terry Alford

June 11  |  5:30pm – 8:00pm  |  Cost:  Free to $30

On June 11, Terry Alford will deliver the 2015 Hazel and Fulton Chauncey Lecture, entitled "Fortune’s Fool: The Life of John Wilkes Booth."
   
Members of the 1921 British expedition to Mt. Everest See You In Class

Everest: The British Story, 1921–53, and a Modern-Day Pilgrimage by Harvey Lankford

July 16  |  5:30pm – 7:00pm  |  Cost:  $25 to $30

This single-session class, taught by Harvey Lankford, will take place on Thursday, July 16. Learn about the history of the ascent of Mt. Everest and modern-day mountaineering and trekking.
   
See You On the Bus

Hanover County: Montpelier Center for Arts and Education and special guided tour

July 22  |  7:30am – 5:00pm  |  Cost:  $119

Join us on a bus trip to Hanover County, where we wil visit the Montpelier Center for Arts and Education and have a special guided tour.
   
Sword fight Behind the Scenes Tour

Things that Can Kill You:  Weapons, Disease, and other Dangerous Stuff
 
July 25  |  10:30am – 12:00pm  |  Cost:  $10 to $17

Join us on this Behind-the-Scenes tour as we examine guns, daggers, and other mortal threats from our collection. (Register today for THREE different Behind the Scenes Tours and receive a 20% discount.)

   
Beer Advertisement Behind the Scenes Tour

Bottoms Up:  Ales, Ciders, and Taverns from Virginia's Fermented Past
 
September 26  |  10:30am – 12:00pm  |  Cost:  $10 to $17

Join us on a tour of Virginia's fermented past as we explore rare beer and cider recipes, photographs of local watering holes, and other alcohol related artifacts that will have your mouth watering. (Register today for THREE different Behind the Scenes Tours and receive a 20% discount.)

   
Football Behind the Scenes Tour

Gridirons and Hoops:  College Football and Basketball in the Old Dominion
 
November 21  |  10:30am – 12:00pm  |  Cost:  $10 to $17

Join us as we take a tour of college football and basketball artifacts from our collection. (Register today for THREE different Behind the Scenes Tours and receive a 20% discount.)

   

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