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The Story of Virginia

Member Exhibition Preview & Reception of "Determined"

Thursday, June 20, 2:00pm7:00pm
Free
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Virginia Museum of History & Culture
Part of the Special Exhibition Events category.
Part of the program.

The VMHC welcomes all members and selected community groups for a special reception and exhibition preview of Determined: The 400-Year Struggle for Black Equality. The receptions will feature opening remarks from Jamie Bosket, President & CEO, at 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm followed by a brief presentation by exhibition curator Karen Sherry in the Robins Family Forum. Light hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. 

The Afternoon Reception will be from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and the Evening Reception will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Registrants may choose to attend either reception, but not both.

Admission is complimentary for VMHC members, with registration. Please note that this is a member-only event. Registrants will receive a Determined-themed sticker upon arrival and select a 30-minute time slot to view the exhibition.

Registration is required by June 14, 2019 at Tickets.VirginiaHistory.org

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For information on the June 22 Arthur Ashe Boulevard Dedication Ceremony, click here. The museum galleries and library will open at 12:30 pm on June 22, following the ceremony.

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